WINDHOEK, (Xinhua) --
The Namibia Premier League (NPL) held an
Extra ordinary General Meeting and resolved to appoint
five interim management committee members to run the
affairs of the league for the next six months, according
to the country’s official football website.
football league has been inactive since the completion
of the league in May last year and with the new football
calendar having started in Feb. 2017, NPL is expected to
find a sponsor and resume as soon as possible.
the statement on Sunday, the Committee is mandated to
convene a Board of Governors Meeting within 30 calendar
days, where a road map will be presented, charting the
way forward with regard to finding a sponsor/s for the
League, and the commencement of the league.
committee also has to engage with the Namibia Football
Association (NFA) on various matters including the
amended Constitution of the NPL, registration of players
and all other football matters that will have a bearing
impact on a functioning Premier League for the country.
the Committee has been mandated to call for an Elective
Congress within a 6-month period.
statement, the league also called on stakeholders, the
corporate world and media to help them in achieving the
goals for the sake of football in the country.