The MYD Show – Woke with Sister Hileni Samuel

In this episode of the MYD Show, we speak to a passionate Namibian who is causing for social change through her passion for a healthy Namibia. Sister Hileni Samuel through her 23 years of experience in the nursing fraternity, saw the need for specialised diabetic treatment in Namibia and as such she opened a Diabetic and Wound Care Clinic in …

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 the Honourable Tom Alweendo

In this episode of MYD Show we had the Minister of Economic Planning and the Director General of the National Planning Commission, the Honourable Tom Alweendo join us in studio. The Honorable Minister Alweendo, who hails from the Oshana Region, was the first Namibian Governor of the Bank of Namibia. “It was a typical life, at the time, for most …

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 – Magic Moments

In this episode of the MYD Show we look back at some of the magic from this series, Spend a Moment in My Reality. A collection of stories that reminded us of our common drive for happiness in our lives. “I used to sleep at the service station… for about a month or so, during winter. It is a very …

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 …

The MYD Show – Spend a Moment in My Reality with Danene van der Westhuyzen

In our series, Spend a Moment in My Reality, we took a moment to chat to a Namibian with a unique story to tell. Danene van der Westhuyzen is the President of the Namibian Professional Hunting Association and first female to ever qualify in Namibia as a dangerous game Professional Hunter. Danene is also the Chair of the Outfitters and Professional Hunting …

The MYD Show – Spend a Moment in My Reality with Tony Muganza

What empathy is really about and what it is not about is what was discussed in this episode of the MYD Show, with Behavioural Scientist, Researcher and Data Analyst, Tony Muganza. Tony has qualifications in comparative education and social behaviour, and he joined us in studio to share the truth about empathy being empowerment, as well as a bit about …

The MYD Show – Spend a Moment in My Reality with Sascha Olivier Sampson

Sascha Olivier Sampson is a Namibian Dancer, Dance Instructor, Owner of the Moon Goddess Dance Studio and Lecturer in Performing Arts at the University of Namibia. Dance has always been Sascha’s life, so when a scary diagnosis meant Sascha couldn’t dance her world was shattered.  However, this became a turning point in her dance career and ultimately saw her move …

The MYD Show – Spend a Moment in My Reality with Tweshi Katonyala

In this episode of the MYD Show we hear from a young Namibian who took her destiny into her own hands to achieve her dreams. Not having the means to become a yoga instructor, Tweshi Katonyala competed to win a bursary to study yoga. “I have never felt this way before about a competition or getting something, but I wanted …