CORRECTION: Pupkewitz Toyota wins northern corporate volleyball tourney

04 Jul 2017 09:40am
REPLACING 'HERCULES' WITH 'AGORO' IN SECOND PARA AND CORRECTING NAME OF TOURNAMENT TO 'FNB-Far North Corporate Volleyball For All'.


OSHAKATI, 03 JUL (NAMPA) - Pupkewitz Toyota’s Oshakati branch won the FNB-Far North Corporate Volleyball For All (FNVA) at Oshakati on Saturday.
FNVA Marketing Commissioner Tinaye Agoro told Nampa on Sunday as the champions of the tourney, Pupkewitz Toyota Oshakati received a floating trophy, 15 gold medals and N.dollars 2 500.
In the second and third positions are the Bank of Namibia (BoN) and Trustco Holdings, respectively.
BoN, as the runners-up, took home 15 silver medals and N.dollars 1 500, and Trustco got 15 bronze medals and N.dollars 1 000.
Chairperson of the FNVA, Mwita Sikopo said the number of entrants was overwhelming and the leadership of the association is looking forward to starting a corporate volleyball league here.
“A corporate league is in the pipeline and it will run concurrently with our normal volleyball league,” Sikopo said after the tournament on Saturday.
Eighteen corporate teams from Ongwediva, Oshakati and Ondangwa, including the media team, participated in the competition.
First National Bank of Namibia’s Far North Branch sponsored the tournament with N.dollars 20 000.
(NAMPA)
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