Mozilla Equal Rating Event

On the 17th of January 2016, RLabs had the privilege of hosting Mozilla and their Equal Rating Innovation Challenge. The challenge sought to find innovative ways of solving the internet access crisis still plaguing many people around the world. Start-ups were challenged to come up with various proposals as to what their solution to this […]

Generation Z 2016

In 2009, RLabs started a programme for the youth called DigiKids with the focus of teaching basic computing skills. Fast forward to 2016, just seven years later, that very programme has evolved to become Generation Z with a total of twelve courses and just over two hundred and fifty applicants. What an amazing accomplishment for […]

Africa Com Experience

“Shaken by excitement, the passion cannot be hidden.” It has been 5 years and not one November has not gone by ordinary. Every year the expectation increases, the anticipation of meeting new people, to be introduced to new innovations, the dream of becoming a legend in the Technology industry becomes so tangible. This year 15th […]

United for GROWth – GROW Leadership Academy

Now is the time, the time to make it happen, to get the things you want out of life. A time for self-discovery, finding the original you with the new look. Joining GLA is the perfect opportunity for an individual to learn and find themselves in making wise decisions for their prosperous future. We would […]

Start Up Women 2016

“I can only please one person per day and today, I choose myself”. It all seems daunting in the beginning. “What would they think? How can I possibly be so selfish? Perhaps I’m too old for this. I don’t think this is relevant right now. I have it all together, this sure is not for […]

I have fallen, fallen in love with Radio …

I have fallen, fallen in love with Radio … Gooooood Morning Welcome to the Tuesday morning Breakfast show with myself Christine Nicola Taphel alongside my incredible and crazy co-host Dailen Jacobs. This I wouldn’t want any other way, he sure is one of my favorite people, I love that our paths has crossed. I would […]

RLabs Namibia Graduation 2016

Our graduation ceremony was held on the 2nd of November 2016. The event took place at our host office which is at the Namibia Business Innovation Institute (NBII, NUST) at 1-3, Gluck Street, Windhoek West, Namibia. We usually have two intakes of training per year; the first one takes place from February-May and the second […]

Food for thought: What do you stand for?

In today’s Culture Session, we took a look at some inspirational moments in the Rio Olympics. There’s always something new to learn in everything. Let’s take a look at 5 characteristics of some of the greatest athletes of this year’s Olympics:   1. Never give up on your dreams. (Joseph Schooling met his hero, Michael Phelps, […]

Contagious Woman

“Keep away from me” “Watch it” “Go see a doctor” These are some of the phrases you often hear when someone mentions the word contagious. Inspiration, Motivation, Pioneer are the words we prefer to use, when it is followed by the word woman. What is a Contagious Woman? More importantly, should we fear them? No […]