Recent winner of African Junior National Trials. The Namibian squad upset the heavily favored Nigerian squad head by American college prospect Odia Churchill.
Lead by a 23 point 11 rebound effort by rising star, Etiam "Pillar of Namibia" Corrigo, the Namibian Junior team appears to have established itself among the elite African national teams.
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Namibian Amatuer Sports Ministry. Organizes and regulates amatuer sports in the Republic of Namibia. Charter member of Sub-Saharan African Sports Organization (SASO), also member of Pan African Sports Union.
Founded in 2002 by order of President Sam Shafishuna Nujoma and initially organized by Prime Minister Theo-Ben Gurirab with funding from the National Council. Omon Davenbos (Light of Youth in Oshivambo language) adminsisters all male and female amatuer sports in Namibia.
Recently Omon Davenbos has formed a ministry to assist Namibian athletes in efforts to use their skills for educational and professional opportunities overseas.
Omon Davenbos is headquartered in Windhoek, Namibia.
Namibian sports associations.