Ms. Tjongarero has
served on several committees including the Sport Council, the Sport
Commission and the Olympic Committee, as well as on a committee
serving the interests of the popular sport of netball.
She has also served
as President of the All Namibian Netball Association, and travelled
with the national team, as part of the management, to various events
such as the All Africa Games, Commonwealth Games, and to countries
including New Zealand, Australia, the United Kingdom and Malawi. Ms.
Tjongarero is currently President of the Namibian National Olympic
She feels that the
Frank Fredericks Foundation is not a short-term solution, but rather a
medium and long-term answer to the difficulties facing Namibian
Her hopes for the
Foundation are that it will go from strength to strength and that it
will also benefit athletes from the rural areas.