Art and Entertainment

Meet the bowstring maestro

2 months ago - 31 July 2019 | Art and Entertainment

The 60-year-old Shilengifa shaNaimbudu has urged youth and children not to take their cultural and traditional practices for granted, as they will be useful to them one day.He said has been singing and playing the...

Rundu artist shooting free music videos

10 months ago - 28 November 2018 | Art and Entertainment

In order to contribute to the growth of the Namibian music industry, a Rundu-based musician who owns a studio has pledged to shoot one music video for all artists, for free.Kongo Grey Mukava is an...

Chika to release 'Oshihomo' soon

11 months ago - 31 October 2018 | Art and Entertainment

An Afro-pop artist from Oshakati, Immanuel Kamati, says he will soon release his second album following the success of his 2016 debut album.The new album is titled 'Oshihomo', which is the Oshiwambo word for 'thunder'.Kamati,...

Tuyeni launches her first fashion collection

1 year - 29 November 2017 | Art and Entertainment

A 21-year-old International University of Management (IUM) student this month successfully launched her fashion collection in Ondangwa.Tuyeni Kanime, who is based in Ongwediva, shared her story with Ewi lyaNooli. She told a story of hard...

Chika's house has rules

3 years ago - 28 September 2016 | Art and Entertainment

Immanuel Kamati, who released his debut album two months ago, is one of the upcoming artists trying to make it big in the music industry.The album is titled ‘Meumbo Lange Omun’iipango’, which means ‘In My...

Ondangwa revives Ohandje art centre

3 years ago - 31 August 2016 | Art and Entertainment

The newly-proclaimed Ondangwa Urban Constituency is considering exploring opportunities left by Ohandje Artists Co-operative Ltd in their quest to create job opportunities. The Ohandje art...

Amazonkies, Ongwediva's finest group

3 years ago - 31 August 2016 | Art and Entertainment

Known for their hit songs ‘Panga Style’, ‘Nangula’ and ‘Osembo’, the Ongwediva-based group of four Afro-pop and dancehall musicians popularly known as Amazonkies are a...

Art is about focus, time and imagination

3 years ago - 01 July 2016 | Art and Entertainment

Being focused, making time for yourself and having a strong imagination is what determines a true artist, says 31-year-old Justus Shaanika, who makes a living...

A story of humble beginnings

3 years ago - 01 July 2016 | Art and Entertainment

After struggling to survive in the streets of Ondangwa and Oshakati, 32-year-old John Gabriel decided to make a living from his talent for carpentry.In an...

Sinkox to release second album by July

3 years ago - 29 April 2016 | Art and Entertainment

Upcoming artist Frans Munana, known by his stage name ‘Sinkox’, says he plans to release his second music album titled ‘First Impression’ by July.Munana (23)...