It’s Valentine’s weekend, how can tjil not join the world in celebrating love? The agenda was set; we were going to profile a sassy couple which everyone drools over. While the team was brainstorming, one of the journalists said lets profile Umbi and Ngamane Karuaihe-Upi, who is also known as Uncle G. Immediately we knew we had our couple. The two have been enveloping many with their warmth and humour and for years, their colour- and fabric-coordinated outfits at events have impressed too. Read more about We don't need each other, we want each other
The Namibia Tourism Board has reportedly been forced to divert more than N$20 million of its annual marketing budget to the hosting of the Kora All Africa Music Awards in Namibia next month.
According to well-placed sources, the NTB top brass were “pushed into a corner” and pressurised into releasing about N$21 million to the Kora Awards organisers. Read more about NTB millions diverted to Kora
Briefly tell us about yourself, where were you born and raised?
My name is Eva Ndatipo and I was born in Oshikuku in the Omusati Region in the northern part of Namibia. I moved to Windhoek at the age of two so I was basically raised in the city. I think of myself as a loving, caring, determined and confident young woman. Read more about All eyes on Eva
Nikola Conradie keeps cementing her status as Namibia’s most formidable and dynamic fashion designer, bringing eloquence, class, grace and a touch of fun with every garment. She’s been traveling Namibia, fusing fashion and nature. Read more about Tourism with fashion
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Nickelodeon this week revealed the nominations for the 2016 Kids’ Choice Awards, the ultimate fan celebration of the best of everything kids love in pop culture.
The nominees reflect the entertainment that audiences see, play, listen to and read in droves, from movies like ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’, ‘Jurassic World’ and ‘Pitch Perfect 2’, to a host of television shows, music, gaming, books and more. Read more about African bloggers get recognition at the Nickelodeon 2016 Kids Choice Awards
DStv and GOtv are showering subscribers with nothing but love in the month of February. Whether you are single and looking for love, or have already found the one, there is a world of love and romance waiting for you when you tune into DStv and GOtv this month.
Not only does DStv have a whole channel dedicated to love and romance in the form of M-Net Movies Drama and Romance (DStv Channel 107) but if it’s love you are looking for, you’ve come to the right place, as you will find it on a number of channels across an array of genres this February on DStv and GOtv. Read more about All the love you need this February
Namibian music lovers remain in suspense about which town will be home to the NAMAs this year.
For the last two years, Ongwediva has found itself among NAMA home conversations, with Swakopmund known for being able to provide the perfect venue and top-class accommodation. With Ramatex available for events again, the awards have also been rumoured to be returning to the capital Windhoek. Read more about Rundu joins the mix for NAMAs home search
The world’s youngest filmmaker, Zuriel Oduwole, will be making a return visit to Namibia later this month for a series of private and public events, including hosting a filmmaking and film-editing workshop for young locals.
Described as the “most powerful girl in the world” by New York Business Insider Magazine because of her work and global accomplishment, 13-year-old girl education advocate of Nigerian-American heritage has already met one-on-one with 17 world leaders to discuss pertinent development issues. Read more about World’s youngest filmmaker returns to Namibia
Tyra Banks and her partner, Erik Asla, have welcomed their first child and thanked the ‘’angel’’ surrogate mother who carried their child for nine months.
The ‘America’s Next Top Model’ host - who has opened up about her fertility struggles in the past - took to Instagram to announce that she and partner Erik Asla have got their ‘’miracle baby boy’’ York as they thanked the ‘’angel’’ surrogate mother. Read more about Tyra Banks
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