OMN launches empowerment initiative for grassroots businesses

Old Mutual Namibia (OMN) on Tuesday launched the Old Mutual Sustainable Economic and Empowerment Drive (OM SEED) initiative aimed at empowering 180 grassroots businesses across the country. The three-year initiative was launched in collaboration with Launch Namibia, the Financial Literacy Initiative (FLI), and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Accelerator Lab, and is set to…

Save a life, donate blood

Every year on 14 June, the Namibia Blood Transfusion Service (NamBTS) and the World Health Organisation (WHO) join the global community in commemorating World Blood Donor Day. The day honours blood donors who save lives every day through their voluntary blood donations and strongly encourages more people all over the world, and particularly in Namibia,…

‘We race together’ branded a success

MTC Chief Human Capital and Corporate Affairs Officer, Tim Ekandjo says there should be no competition when it comes to projects that are aimed at social investment and responsibility. He spoke on Saturday at the MTC We Race Together main event in Windhoek, where more than 140 Namibian personalities came to race against each other…

Taxi-Connect wins Sanlam Bridge

Towards the end of last year, Sanlam announced the qualifying 5 participants to the Sanlam Bridge. This annual initiative, provides up and coming young entrepreneurs with financial support, expert guidance, mentorship, and coaching to realise their business dreams. After 8 months of implementing their business ideas with the guidance of Start-up Namibia, the 5 participants…