The MYD Show – A Mind of My Own with Dr. Shaun Whittaker

To start off our new series, A Mind of My Own, Namibian Clinical Psychologist Dr. Shaun Whittaker joined us in studio to share the latest science regarding mental and brain health. “If you look at the research on corporal punishment, it’s very clear that there is not a single benefit to it, on the contrary that is where the violence …

Four More Reasons to Love Massage

As though anyone needed any more reasons to love massage, it’s been proven that the power of touch boasts many health benefits and whats more, is said to be as beneficial for the giver as it is for the receiver. Considering that a lifestyle void of movement is listed as a major cause of ill health, it is good to know …

The MYD Show – The Power of Will with Twapewa Kadhikwa

Twapewa Kadhikwa is one of Namibia’s most sought after entrepreneurs, has never held a formal job, and is about to launch a book on entrepreneurship, which has been endorsed by the Ministry of Education to become part of the Namibian school curriculum. “The richest place, right now, is not treasury. The richest place is the graveyard and it’s a pity …

Absurdity and Tragedy

Art can be a form of self-expression or a reflection of our society, it can also be a tool to heal. The latter was what initiated Namibian painter Silke Berens’ solo exhibition titled ´Brothers in Arms´. Faced with the trauma of war that spanned generations in her family, Silke took to her canvas to explore hard issues that are often …

The Latest on Water in the Capital 

In this episode of the MYD Earth Show we chat to Pierre van Rensburg, our water expert and member of the Technical Committee of Experts on Water Supply Security as appointed by the President of Namibia. Here Pierre shares with us on the latest developments regarding Windhoek’s water situation, the new coding for water restrictions and what these mean as …

The MYD Show – Woke with Michelle McLean-Bailey

In this episode of the MYD Show, Michelle McLean-Bailey joined us in studio. Michelle, is most well known for being Miss Namibia and then being crowned Miss Universe in 1992. Since then she has become an International TV personality, Motivational Speaker, Entrepreneur and Philanthropist, as she aspires to be an agent of positive change in people’s lives around the world. …

The MYD Show – Woke with Papa Shikongeni

In this episode of the MYD Show, a Namibian artist who uses music and visual art, to create awareness around social issues and drive a message of inclusivity for all humanity, joined us in studio. That artist is Papa Ndasuunje Shikongeni, popularly known as Papa Shikongeni. “I had to leave to exile, with my young age. I became a solider… …

The MYD Show – Woke with Bruce Fordyce

In this episode of the MYD Show we spoke with Bruce Fordyce, the marathon and ultra marathon athlete, best known for having won the South African Comrades Marathon a record nine times. While in Namibia, Bruce sat down with the MYD Show to talk about social awareness and how individuals create for social change. Bruce is well known for having …

The MYD Show – Woke with Shishani

The first in our new series, Woke, the MYD Show, was in this episode joined by Shishani to introduce this discussion on being aware and what this awareness can do for social change. Namibian singer-songwriter, Shishani, has won a host of awards both locally and internationally. Her music is known for it’s strong social consciousness, and her latest project, which …

The MYD Show – Spend a Moment in My Reality with Bianca Özcan

On World Multiple Sclerosis Day, we had a Namibian living with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) join us in studio for the MYD Show. Bianca Özcan, joined us to share her story, and her experience of living MS. “When the Doctor told me, I didn’t know what it was, I thought that it was something that was going to go away. But …