FirstRand Namibia Assistance Trust reduces tertiary financial burden for employees

The FirstRand Namibia Staff Assistance Trust, which uses annual dividends to assist previously disadvantaged non-managerial staff with their educational and medical needs, recently announced that altogether 38 (thirty-eight) applicants for the 2019 bursary programme were successful and the trustees approved the tuition for the 2019 academic year – limited to a maximum amount of N$40,000…

Nam-mic Financial Services Holdings appoints CFO

Nam-mic Financial Services Holdings has appointed Ms Judy Dentlinger-Mouton as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective 09 September 2019. Dentlinger-Mouton brings a wealth of experience spanning 16 years’ in the financial services industry. Prior to joining Nam-mic Financial Services Holdings, she was employed at Lexus Group, a diversified financial services company, where she was…

First National Bank of Namibia donates benches to the Namibia University of Science & Technology

First National Bank of Namibia (FNB) donated two benches to the Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) here on Thursday. Receiving the donation, NUST’s Director of Alumni, Kaitira Kandjii said the gesture is important because most students usually hang around and have nowhere to sit, particularly during lunch or in between classes. “Students will…

NUST Entrepreneurship Day 2019

On Wednesday, 18 September 2019, the Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST), through the NUST Start-Up Club and Faculty of Management Sciences, will host the Entrepreneurship Day. This event is held under the theme: ‘Transforming Lives through Entrepreneurship.’ NUST is driven to empower young people by gaining relevant entrepreneurship skills and encourage them to…