Entries by Claire Sherwell

Teacher’s quick thinking saves pupil’s life

Brought to you by    When Keneilwe Kgosiemang, a teacher at Johannesburg Girls Preparatory school, downloaded Namola in August, never did she think she would have to use it. Let alone twice in two weeks.   “I had used Namola two weeks earlier when I was hijacked outside my house,” says Ms Kgosiemang. “When one […]

Tips for teaching kids to use Namola Safety App

Brought to you by  Make sure your child knows where the Namola App is situated on your smartphone. Your child may know how to use Namola, but if they can’t find the app on your phone, that will be the real problem. Discuss scenarios in which they would request assistance through Namola. These would include, […]

How to request assistance on behalf of someone else

Brought to you by  Dialdirect offer the following tips to report assistance with Namola on behalf of someone else: Location, Location, Location. The most important piece of information you will need when you request assistance on behalf of someone else is their location. If you are using Namola to request assistance, they will be able […]

Policeman uses Namola to #GetHelpFast

Brought to you by  Thabo*, a forensic detective that works for SAPS in the Northern Free State, was visiting one of the local police stations when part of the building caught on fire. “There was something burning near the station, and I think the wind blew an amber into a Lapa structure that was connected […]

Car thief caught after Namola sends help

Brought to you by  Mark woke around 3 am to his neighbour phoning. There were three guys at their security gate, trying to push it down to gain access. Again. Mark and his neighbours had a series of cars stolen in their complex. The thieves thought they were back for more, but not this time […]