Royal Hustler – Mariane Akwenye

“I’m so hopeful, and it’s scary to be hopeful in these times, but I really believe that without hope – there’s no future.” -Mariane Akwenye Mariane Akwenye brought her wisdom to the 99FM studio as our first #RoyalHustlers​ guests for the year. Listen to her inspiring story and get to know what drives the work she does for her community. …

Royal Hustler – Philip Chapman

“As Namibians, let’s do more for our communities than we do for ourselves. Let’s do better for all” – Philip Chapman, CEO of RMB Namibia. RMB Namibia’s CEO, Philip Chapman challenges Namibians to look beyond personal gratification. He shares this advice as well as his personal story and his mandate as the CEO of RMB Namibia on this episode of …

Royal Hustler – Debbie Rowles

“I’m not a title, that’s not my identity. My purpose is my title…” – Debbie Rowles A brilliant Brand Strategist who’s helped steer 99FM to where we are today, Debbie Rowles brings magic to every brand she works on. In this exclusive interview on the #RoyalHustlers​, she shares her journey and tells us what drives her in her current role …

Royal Hustler – Zellmari Brandt

“Media is very powerful, media is important. It’s a powerful tool that we have & we need to use it the right way.” -Zellmari Brandt She prides herself on being able to create thought-provoking, one-of-a-kind, different, goosebumpy, magical experiences for Namibians! Our very own 99FM Brand Experience Manager and Station Manager Zellmari Brandt shares her story on this episode of …

Royal Hustler – Taleni Shimhopileni

“The best form of competing is when you compete with yourself.” -Taleni Shimhopileni Her journey in broadcasting started at the tender age of 13-year-old as a TV host and since then, Taleni has hosted a number of TV and radio shows before working her way to becoming a formidable media leader. We spoke to the One Africa TV Content Manager …

Royal Hustler – Christine Hugo

“As I got older, I realized that success is everything that has to to with the relationships you manage and cherish, especially with your family” – Christine Hugo An avid storyteller and astute brand builder, Christine Hugo gives us a heartwarming account of her life, triumphs and lessons learnt over the years in this special edition of #RoyalHustlers​. Royal Hustlers …

Royal Hustler – Job Amupanda

“Success cannot be just an independent variable, it’s something that you have to work towards …” Dr Job Shipululo Amupanda Get to know a different side to Job Amupanda as he shares his life story on #RoyalHustlers. From his roots in the village of Omalaala to his youthful days as an activist and now as the firebrand mayor of the …

Royal Hustler – Martin Amushendje

“It’s more about the process than the photos…” -Martin Amushendje Martin Amushendje prides himself of creating art that embraces his full state of being, putting less effort on the finished product than the creative process itself. He shares his hopes for the future of Namibia’s creative sector and what makes him tick as a creative on this special edition of …

#RoyalHustler – Petrie Theron

“Success is about making a difference in people’s lives, it’s about leaving a legacy.” -Petrie Theron Petrie Theron is a man who is passionate about people and in making a difference by creating value through his work. The Chairperson of the Nammed Medical Aid Fund Board of Trustees and an accomplished legal practitioner, this #RoyalHustler tells us the story of …

Royal Hustler – Nikola Conradie

“I was always aware of the environment, I always wanted to do better and as a designer, I’ve diverted my attention to making fashion that isn’t so bad for the environment” -Nikola Conradie She’s one of the only Namibian fashion designers dedicated to producing sustainable fashion. Nikola Conradie shares her journey of becoming a #RoyalHustler on this episode and shares …