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Whats cooking at Lobatse International Beef Festival

The Lobatse International Beef Festival is almost upon us; it will be held on the 29th of July at the Lobatse Town Park. if you’re...

Ballet Russia stars come to town

OP Advertising in association with Edouard Miasnikov Agencies (South Africa) has announced the Southern African tour of the Stars of the Ballet Russia. Maitisong Theatre...

Reporters advocate Freedom of Expression for Democracy

 “Consistent with Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the establishment, maintenance and fostering of an independent, pluralistic and free press is...

BMD remain divided after congress

The controversial Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) congress came to an end today with Sidney Pilane and Ndaba Gaolathe claiming the party presidency after...

Why Me?

Why can’t I just act as normal as everyone else? It’s not like I am any different from my friends but it seems like...

The organiser

At the age of 31, Joseph Manuel has already established himself as one of Botswana’s most respected and sought-after events organisers. The Mogobane native is...

NDB receive fiery feedback from customers

The National Development Bank (NDB) held a customer forum at their Francistown offices last Thursday. The Government-owned bank, which was established in 1963, dedicated the...

What’s cooking at the Lobatse International Beef Festival

The Lobatse International Beef Festival is almost upon us; it will be held on the 29th of July at the Lobatse Town Park. If you’re...

Countdown to Orange Phikwe National Marathon

Since its inception in 1985, the marathon prides itself in having established athletes of international repute. In 2000 Tiyapo Maso qualified to compete in the...

Annual sport and fitness expo

Dream Drivers Events will hold the first Annual Sport and Fitness Expo that at Airport Junction Mall this Saturday. The event is a platform of...

Annual sport and fitness expo

Dream Drivers Events will hold the first Annual Sport and Fitness Expo that at Airport Junction Mall this Saturday. The event is a platform of...

Beaten bandit lucky to be alive

A suspected habitual thief paid a painful price for his ‘sticky fingers’ when he was beaten to a bloody pulp for stealing. Two weeks ago,...

Francistown hairdresser hangs himself

A popular Francistown hairdresser hung himself in the early hours of Sunday morning – two days after telling workmates he was contemplating suicide. 29-year-old Ntungwa...

BOSETU to hold wellness day

Botswana Sector of Educators Trade Union (BOSETU) will hold a wellness and fitness day for its members in and around Francistown on Saturday (8...

Casino revenue increases

The 2015/16 financial period indicates a slight increase of P225 206 160 in gambling revenue compared to P224 665 758 in the previous period. According...

Who’s Child Are You?

"Tota gatwe o ngwana wa ga mang?’’ (Who’s child are you?) This is a question that I asked my son the time I realised...

Good Radio Awards on the cards

A week after the official launch of The Good Radio Awards, organisers held a press briefing at Virgin Brew offices on Sunday morning to...

Con-artist nabbed

This young woman from Maun has been posing as a daughter of Assistant Minister of Local Government, Botlogile Tshireletso, for the past three years...

Had I Known… My Story

If only I used the opportunities I had on education the way I used them on substances, then I would have a bright future...

Afrobella celebrates June 16 fashionably

Explosions of African themed color and cutting-edge designs were the talk of the night at the celebration of the Day of the African Child,...

Timba trading donates to car guards

Timba Trading have, in response to the presidential appeal to help the underprivileged, donated winter blankets, shoes and winter hoodies (jackets) to 30 young...

Child Protection; What’s Your Role?

Substance abuse amongst children is increasingly becoming a growing concern in Botswana. As we commemorate the Day of the African Child under the theme “Accelerating...

Why i went out naked in public

I Wear What I Want protesters speak out As a young high school girl growing up in Gaborone, Amantle Mapoka has lived with the humiliation projected...

Motswafere purring with ‘Pleasure’

2017 is shaping up to be quite a year for 24-year-old local singer Motswaferé who released his debut music video single titled ‘Pleasure’ at...

More casino licenses up for grabs

The Gambling Authority will be issuing five more casino licences before the end of the year, bringing the total number of casinos in Botswana...

Rough rider

Felicia to thrill at Spin City In what is expected to be the biggest event in the history of car spinning in Botswana, Spin City...

Stanbic gets global finance recognition

Bank was instrumental in raising USD35m for local entity Stanbic Bank Botswana has been announced by Global Finance Magazine as one of ‘The Innovators 2017’,...

Preventing Violent Extremism through a Peace Culture Campaign

by Global Citizens with international NGOs Faced with the dire need for the international cooperation on policymaking in areas of security and education by governments...

Zebras draw Zambia in COSAFA

The draw for the 2017 COSAFA Castle Cup has set up some tasty ties for the regional showpiece tournament that will be staged in...

Taking on the big boys- small insurance startup ready to compete

Growing up in a business minded family back in his home village of Murehwa, Zimbabwe, Travis Insurance Company, Managing Director, Fungai Calvin Chakanetsa had...

A call to do business

Africa women ignite conference held “Your time is your money, don’t spend it on things that don’t bring you a return on investment.” This was one...

Maun car spinning explosion

The Botswana Motor Sport President Simon Modisaemang will realize his long held dream of staging a motor sport event in Ngamiland. The Ngami native through...

INK, ICIJ and others win Pulitzer for Panama Papers

International Consortium of Investigative Journalism (ICIJ), a United States non-profit investigative journalism organisation together with partners around the world, including INK Centre for Investigative...

Spaghetti nears completion

The iconic Francistown interchange popularly referred to as the “spaghetti” is in its final stage of construction and is expected to be complete on...

Total Botswana promotes a cycle friendly city

TOTAL Botswana is hosting its most successful ever TOTAL CYCLE YOUR CITY tour in collaboration with MVA FUND and CYCLE FOR LIFE. The event will...

Smoking concern

Tobacco control law slated for July parliament Acting Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health and Wellness Dr. Haruna Jibril has confirmed that the Tobacco...

Boyfriend killer pleads self defence

She stabbed her boyfriend to death in a fight over P50 in 2013. And now 51 -year -old Kedibonye Mpule’s future hangs in the balance...

Major Moves Comedy brings two nights of laughter

The 5th Annual edition of the International Heavyweight Comedy Festival (HICOFEST) will see local comedians sharing the stage with, Fredi Lilius from Finland. Held on...

Botho shines at Lesotho CHE fair 2017

Having opened just a year ago in Maseru, Lesotho, Botho University made a good impression at the annual Lesotho CHE Fair. The University was announced...