June 15, 2024


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Naph ball games finals set for Inyathi

The Chronicle

Leonard Ncube in Victoria Falls
THE Nationwide Association of Key Heads (Naph) Matabeleland North hosts provincial ball video games finals at Loziba Sports Grounds in Inyathi tomorrow.

Every of the province’s 7 districts, Binga, Bubi, Hwange, Lupane, Nkayi, Tsholotsho and Umguza, will be represented by a staff in football, netball, basketball and volleyball.


By virtue of getting hosts, Bubi will have two teams in each individual sport code, bringing to eight teams that will take part in every discipline.

Moreover ball games, there will be a quiz competition performed by a non-public stakeholder, New music Consultancy Culture, to increase awareness about visual carrying out arts functions among the principal faculty learners.

Activity and art represent aspect of the new competence-centered finding out curriculum.


Govt just lately allowed universities to resume sporting things to do noting that actions launched to prevent the unfold of Covid-19 had been bearing fruit, and mastering institutions immediately established the ball rolling with competitions at cluster, zonal and district degree, which culminated in today’s provincial finals.

Naph Matabeleland North provincial secretary Nelson Nhlalo Masukume claimed yesterday was devoted to vetting groups, with gamers predicted to be formal learners aged involving 12 and 14 yrs.

“These are groups that went to cluster and gained and grew to become champions at district degree. Now they are symbolizing their district at provincial level. Winners will then represent Matabeleland North at the national finals,” mentioned Masukume.

He reported the complete record of teams anticipated to participate were being meant to be verified by the conclusion of working day yesterday following the arrival of all districts.


The host district will be represented by Balanda Primary in soccer, Lukala in basketball and volleyball, and netball will have Mbembeswana and Lukona. Emhlangeni will represent the district in the quiz level of competition.

Bulawayo is predicted to host the nationwide finals at the United Higher education of Schooling on a date however to be verified.

The province held its provincial finals and 1 of the teams that will characterize Bulawayo at national degree is Mgoqo Key from Nkulumane 12, in Mzilikazi District.


The university, which is coached by Admose Ndlovu, a Degree 1 Global Basketball Federation (FIBA) mentor and member of the Bulawayo Towers Basketball Club, won all qualifying games.

The topic for this year’s Naph ball video games is: “In pursuit of tutorial and sporting excellence on exit profiles below the new usual.”

Organisers have inspired all groups to adhere to Covid-19 protocols. — @ncubeleon