PstBet governor’s cup create platform for youth

Minister of Sport, Youth and National Service Agnes Tjongarero said the Oshana PstBet Governor’s Cup represents a remarkable platform for the youth to showcase their skills and abilities.

Tjongarero said this during the official opening of the tournament on Saturday at the Oshakati Independence Stadium.

According to Tjongarero, it is through events like this that they can identify and nurture talent, providing young people with the necessary support and guidance to reach their full potential.

“This tournament serves as a catalyst for social cohesion and community engagement, it also brings people from all walks of life together, transcending barriers of age, gender and ethnicity,” she said.

Tjongarero called on all people use this opportunity to forge new friendships, strengthen existing bonds and build a stronger and more united Oshana community.

She then encouraged all participants to give their best, demonstrate sportsmanship, and embrace the values of fair play and respect.

Oshana Governor Elia Irimari concurred that the tournament is not only about winning, but also creating networks.

“Sport has always played a significant role in our society, not only as a means of entertainment but also as a tool for fostering unity, discipline, and personal growth,” he said.

Irimari urged the participants to foster friendship while promoting a healthy and active lifestyle among themselves.

He noted that they are expected to select a team to represent the region at the PstBet National games for all regions to be played at a later stage.

Source: The Namibian Press Agency