Social Issues

Ethanol donation for sanitiser

4 days ago - 01 July 2020 | Social Issues

The health ministry received 12 000 litres of 96% ethanol valued at around N$1 million from BW Kudu last week, which will be used for the local production of sanitiser. BW Kudu is an energy...

Food parcels for Otjozondjupa

5 days ago - 29 June 2020 | Social Issues

Old Mutual delivered food parcels to the value of N$120 000 that will benefit 200 households in the Otjozondjupa region today (29 June).The handover took place at the Otjozondjupa Regional Office in Otjiwarongo, marking Old...

Bags of food through Bag of Hope

1 week ago - 26 June 2020 | Social Issues

Vulnerable families impacted by Covid-19 received N$166 000 worth of food parcels consisting of maize meal, pasta, Weetbix, Cornflakes, juice and soup packets, thanks to donations through the HOPE initiative.FirstRand Namibia established the Bag of...

Food for 225 families

1 week ago - 22 June 2020 | Social Issues

Cornerstone Tabernacle Ministries recently distributed food parcels to 225 families living in the Okahandja Park informal settlement.The church also donated 20 food parcels to the Covid-19 Task Force to be further distributed.Each food parcel consisted...

Warming hearts, warming bellies

1 week ago - 22 June 2020 | Social Issues

Windhoek • Simon NameshoArmed with foam cups, brötchens and a warm winter soup, the Communications and Marketing department at the University of Namibia drives around main campus halting here and there, at the sight of...

US food distribution continues

2 weeks ago - 16 June 2020 | Social Issues

The United States government through the World Food Program (WFP) continues to deliver food assistance during the state of emergency.The life-saving support program which intends...

Brand new clothes from vulnerable communities

3 weeks ago - 09 June 2020 | Social Issues

N$2.8 million worth of brand new surplus stock to help families in need will be donated by Woolworths in an ongoing effort to address challenges...

Rehabilitation for Gobabis street kids

3 weeks ago - 08 June 2020 | Social Issues

Thirteen children living on the streets in Gobabis, were on Friday transported to Farm Du Plessis for a three-month rehabilitation programme.The programme, spearheaded by the...

PAY on the go

1 month - 29 May 2020 | Social Issues

Physically Active Youth (PAY) has been able to reach 353 people in 55 households with food and toiletry packages as part of their outreach programme...

Bank assists with Covid test kits

1 month - 27 May 2020 | Social Issues

Thanks to a donation of 500 reagent testing kits and nasopharyngeal swab collection kits by Bank Windhoek, the Namibia Institute of Pathology (NIP) can carry...

State of the art equipment to ease testing load

2 months ago - 29 April 2020 | Social Issues

Old Mutual Namibia handed over two QIAcube Connect analysers valued at N$1.781 million to the Namibian Institute of Pathology (NIP) yesterday, following the installation thereof...

Multi-million dollar US support for Namibia

2 months ago - 27 April 2020 | Social Issues

US Ambassador Lisa Johnson announced that the United States is providing N$100 million to Namibia to fight Covid-19.Since the outbreak of the pandemic, the US...

Social Issues

Dishwashing liquid for Havana

2 months ago - 22 April 2020 | Social Issues

Windhoek • [email protected] P Creations CC recently donated dishwashing liquid to the community of Havana informal settlement in Windhoek. The fairly new local manufacturer of...

Hoping for change

2 months ago - 15 April 2020 | Social Issues

Some homeless people currently accommodated in temporarily tents at the Katutura Independence Arena and Khomasdal stadium said they wish to change their lives for the...

Pensioners flock to pay point

2 months ago - 08 April 2020 | Social Issues

Despite the prohibition of large gatherings called on account of the COVID-19 pandemic, almost 700 pensioners and other grant beneficiaries in Gobabis flocked to NamPost...

Old Mutual starts food roll-out

2 months ago - 08 April 2020 | Social Issues

Old Mutual Namibia handed over their first consignment of food parcels to the Psychosocial Support Response Team under the National Health Emergency Management Committee that...

A helping hand for seniors

2 months ago - 06 April 2020 | Social Issues

Youth activist Edson Uapingene donated some day-to-day necessities to 20 elderly residents at the Katutura Old Age Home over the weekend.The necessities worth around N$4...

Tip that tap for your...

3 months ago - 02 April 2020 | Social Issues

RMB Namibia through the FirstRand Namibia Foundation Trust donated N$500 000 to assist a Covid-19 emergency response programme directly targeting Windhoek’s informal settlements.RMB Namibia’s chief...

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