The 2015 Bidvest Namibia Cup champions Tigers players Panduleni Nekundi and Fillimon Nambele are each N$ 25 000 rich as they won big at the competition awards ceremony held at football House on Wednesday morning.
Nekundi won the Top Goal-scorer award after he top scored in the competition with 14 goals, all scored in Tigers’ Round of 32 match against Kavango West side Western Stars at the Oscar Norich Stadium, leading Tigers to a 25-0 win. Nambele has featured in all five of Tigers matches in the competition and won Man of the Match accolades in the semifinal win over Eleven Arrows as well as in the final match against Pirates, besides being very influential in Tigers success.
Nekundi says after Tigers lost control of the league table, Bidvest Namibia Cup was their only consolation. “When we gave away the league we turned our attention to the cup and in the end it paid off for us. I now plan to make sure I return to the Brave Warriors fold and just want to thank everyone who contributed to our success, especially the supporters for their believe in us” “Kaka” states.
NFA’s Barry Rukoro says the FA will hold dear the legacy of Bidvest Namibia Cup. “This cup have caught us more on event management and organization and provided sufficient games for our players to compete at the highest level. The success the Brave Warriors enjoyed is much too thanks to Bidvest Namibia contribution”.
Theo Mberirua of Bidvest Namibia says his company goes away after three years of involvement, satisfied with their contribution to the game. “Our sincere appreciation to all of you who made the Bidvest Namibia Cup a big success over the last three years and also to the media, your wonderful and exceptional coverage is much appreciated”, Mberirua states.
The All Access Pass Competition winner, Natangwe Haipumbu, who hails from Tsumeb, says he can’t wait for his tour to Sunderland, England to see Bidvest Sunderland against Totenham Hotspur in September. “I’m taking my elder brother along and I entered the competition at Tsumeb, when Tigers played Western Stars and won 25-0. I’m so happy for Tigers and feel blessed to be the winner of the competition to go to England”. The All Access Pass draw was conducted live during half time of the Bidvest Namibia Cup Final.
Bidvest Namibia has successfully concluded the Bidvest Namibia Cup tournament, thus bringing to a close its three years sponsorship of the NFA soccer cup. Bidvest Namibia expressed its warm appreciation to the football administrators, NFA for the wonderful working relationship over the last 3 years.
The Commercial Director for Bidvest Namibia, Theo Mberirua, also thanked the media including all radio, print, television, and other media for the extensive and much appreciated coverage of the Bidvest Namibia cup over the past 3 years. “Your attendance and coverage are always highly appreciated by Bidvest Namibia, and has helped create more awareness of Bidvest Namibia, and has inspired young and upcoming soccer talent in the country,” he said.
Shareholders of Bidvest Namibia are referred to the circular to Bidvest Namibia Shareholders containing details of a conditional take-over by the Bidvest Group to Bidvest Namibia Shareholders, to acquire all remaining Bidvest shares not owned by the Bidvest Group by way of a take-over scheme (‘offer’). Subsequent to the acceptance of the Delisting Resolution by the requisite majority, the offer has been declared unconditional by the Bidvest Group and has become effective, irrevocable an open for acceptance during the Acceptance Period.
Further to the cautionary announcement released on the Stock Exchange News Service (“NENS”) of the Namibian Stock Exchange (“NSX”) on 12 December 2018, the subsequent renewal of the Cautionary Announcement released on NENS on 23 January 2019 and 1 March 2019 and the announcements released on NENS on 11 April 2019 and 25 April 2019. Shareholders are hereby advised that the requisite majority of Bidvest Namibia shareholders eligible to vote, have approved the delisting. In terms of this passed resolution, the listing of all the Bidvest Namibia Shares of
Bidvest Namibia on the Main Board of the NSX be suspended and terminated with effect from 11 June 2019 or at such times and such dates as will be approved in accordance with the Bank of Namibia and by the NSX
Further to the cautionary announcement released on the Stock Exchange News Service of the Namibian Stock Exchange on 25 April 2019 relating to the circular to shareholders, supplementary information relating to the sum of the parts valuation, culminating in the fair and reasonable valuation range of N$8.95 to N$9.45 as per the E&Y Fair and Reasonable opinion included in the circular, is available on the this website.
Further to the cautionary announcement released on the Stock Exchange News Service of the Namibian Stock Exchange on 12 December 2018, the subsequent renewal of the Cautionary Announcement released on NENS on 23 January 2019 and 1 March 2019 and the announcement released on NENS on 11 April 2019. A combined circular has been issued today by Bidvest Namibia Limited and the Bidvest Group to a conditional Take-over offer in terms of sections 320 – 327 of the Companies Act….