Creative artists inspired by the process of healing in making the ‘Dance of the...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Artist Nashilongweshipwe Muushanndja, also known by his stage name ‘Tschukutschuku’ recently used the services of local designers, Turipamwe for a special...

Driving Africa’s energy future with the African Continental Free Trade Area agreement

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Launched on 1 January the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement will create the largest free trade area in the...

Transnamib’s Smith to lead the Southern African Railways Association for the next 12 months

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). TransNamib Chief Executive Officer, Johny Smith has taken over the presidency of the Southern African Railways Association (SARA). Smith accepted his nomination...

Living museum officials receive training on social media marketing and general general management

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). A training session for living museum officials from across the country was recently held to share knowledge on marketing museums using...

When contractor supervision fails, home owners pay the price

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). To the Editor, Namibia’s low-cost housing initiative in my opinion has been inefficient and ineffective and structured to fail the prospective home-owner...

Not all heroes wear capes – Geingob appoints task force to save businesses, jobs...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The President HE Dr. Hage Geingob has appointed a business rescue task force (BRTF) to review business and insolvency legislation, laws,...

What advice would I give to the 30-year-old me? Allan Gray Namibia on savings...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Establishing good habits in your 30s can help you in the financially challenging decade of your 40s, when you will typically...

US$1 million Al-Sumait Prize nominations period extended to August due to the ongoing impact...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Kuwait’s Al-Sumait Prize for African Development today announced an extension for nominations to be received for its 2021 award for health...

Former South African rugby team member appointed as Namibia’s head coach

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Namibian Rugby Union (NRU) on Thursday announced the appointment of former South African rugby team member and head coach Allister...

Advanced Chinese chipmaking capacity to relieve worldwide shortage in semiconductor products

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Beijing/PRNewswire/ — The development of China’s domestic chipmaking industry is looking promising as advanced 28 and 14 nanometer (nm) processes are...

Contributors invited to hand in research articles for Scientific Society’s academic journal

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Namibia Scientific Society is calling on researchers to hand in article contributions for their journal. The journal is cross-disciplinary which...

‘Walking Forward’, places frontline workers in the spotlight

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Season 2 of Tim Huebschle’s web series, ‘Walking Forward’, dives into the health aspects of the coronavirus pandemic, with the team...

First-quarter statistics’ cast cloud over economic growth forecasts -experts

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The economy will likely not see a quick recovery as uncertainties persist and are likely to impact the economy negatively going...

Old Mutual launches new retirement vehicle for savers concerned about returns

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Earlier in June, long-term insurer Old Mutual Namibia sent out a very positive signal by introducing a new retirement product at...

Kuisebmond shack fire survivors receive donations from well-wishers

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Three families who where left displaced following a fire that ripped through their shacks in Kuisebmond received relief parcels recently. The Office...

MPs urged to commit to their constitutional mandate of empowering people

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Speaker of the National Assembly, Hon. Professor Peter Katjavivi reminded Members of Parliament of their constitutional mandate of empowering people...

Living in Windhoek even more cheaper for expats as compared to other African countries

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Windhoek has been ranked the third least expensive city in Africa for expatriates to live in, according to Mercer’s 2021 Cost...

Local Astrophysicist awarded research grant by the African Astronomical Society – Only two grants...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Local female astrophysicist, Hambeleleni Davids has been awarded a research grant by the African Astronomical Society (AfAS). Only two grants were...

Samaria names provisional squad ahead of Cosafa Cup

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). NFA – The Brave Warriors coach Bobby Samaria this week named a provisional 35-man squad for the team’s participation at the...

Local Maths institute trains teachers in the Oshikoto Region

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Namibia Mathematics Institute recently trained 13 advanced subsidiary grade 12 higher level mathematics teachers, 47 grade 11 teachers, and 25...

Dairies inks new recognition and procedural agreement with the Food and Allied Workers Union

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Namibia Dairies and the Namibia Food and Allied Workers Union (NAFAU) signed a new recognition and procedural agreement after NAFAU has...

Communities were seen as conservation’s problem, not its solution – Garth Owen-Smith

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). It is more than thirty years since the late Garth Owen-Smith realised local communities are the solution to conservation, not the...

Commerce Chamber applauds government for setting new COVID-19 safety guidelines

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The recent adjustments of health and safety management strategies to combat COVID-19 announced by the President HE Dr Hage Geingob, have...

Are you being overcharged | Namibia Economist

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Marvin DanielsDeputy Chief Legal Officer. It’s been more than a year since Namibia reported its first confirmed COVID-19 positive case in...