New brooms at SON

21 August 2019 | Sports

LIMBA MUPETAMI

The Special Olympics Namibia (SON) board of directors has appointed Emilia Nzuzi as the organisation’s new national director and Werner Jeffery Jr, who will occupy the position of national sport director.

The two will be responsible for all operational and administrative matters of the SON.

For the remainder of the year they will run the Healthy Athletes and Healthy Smile programme, starting from 20 September, with a venue still to be confirmed.

They will also see to it that the Law Enforcement Torch Run takes place on 19 October. The venue for this event will also be announced.

On 2 November there will also be a family fun day at the Katutura sport complex.

In a statement, the board of directors thanked former national director Simon Muinjo for his contribution to the SON and also encouraged others to get involved with the organisation.

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