Art and Entertainment

Music museum in Omuthiya

2 months ago - 28 February 2018 | Art and Entertainment

Various stakeholders, including representatives from the education ministry, met this month in Omuthiya in the Oshikoto Region to deliberate on the establishment of music museum.A first of its kind for Namibia, the music museum is...

Professionals in live music performances

2 months ago - 28 February 2018 | Art and Entertainment

Consisting of professionals from various fields, the Small Park Live Band is a popular music group and is in a high demand to perform mostly at corporate events in northern Namibia.The band consists of Dr...

Li'l Joe works on his debut album

3 months ago - 31 January 2018 | Art and Entertainment

Based in Ongwediva, 24-year-old Joe Kalilo, known by his stage name Li'l Joe, is hard at work on his debut album which he plans to release by April.The upcoming hip-hop artist from Onelao village in...

Nyangaz release 'Chessboard'

3 months ago - 31 January 2018 | Art and Entertainment

The Kwaito duo of Fikameni Hamunyela and Simon Shinyemba, who are known as The Nyangaz, have released their third album titled 'Chessboard' and say they want to take the music industry by storm.Based in Oshakati,...

Tuyeni launches her first fashion collection

5 months ago - 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...

Music industry will grow if musicians unite

10 months ago - 25 July 2017 | Art and Entertainment

A 28-year-old musician from Eenhana in the Ohangwena Region says in order for the Namibian music industry to grow, musicians need to be united to...

Boet to release ‘Mofuka’ soon

1 year - 25 January 2017 | Art and Entertainment

Following the success of his debut album ‘Unexpected Arrival’ in 2014, 24-year-old Jonas Mungungu, better known by his stage name Boet, says his second album...

Chika's house has rules

1 year - 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...

Ondangwa revives Ohandje art centre

1 year - 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

1 year - 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

1 year - 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

1 year - 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...