The Kavango East regional leadership on Sunday congratulated Christine Mboma and Beatrice Masilingi for their performance at the World Athletics Continental Tour in Madrid, Spain. Rundu Rural Constituency Councilor Paulus Mbangu said the region is excited and proud of the pair’s achievement despite the coronavirus pandemic saying that the Rundu Town Council should consider naming streets after them or give them plots. Governor of the region Bonny Wakudumo echoed the same sentiments that the entire country is proud of the two women for putting Namibia on the map. The leadership he said resolved to honor the two women with a gift which he said will be officially announced next week.