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Ntsoro searching for gospel stars

After a short break away from the limelight, Joel Keitumele is set to return to television with an exciting new talent search show, dubbed...

A.T.I talks Khiring Khiring Khorong

Arguably the best artist the country has ever produced, Atlasaone Molemogi,affectionately known as ATI has been nominated five times for this year's Botswana Musicians...

The noble politician

'I did it for the party' - Motsaathebe Last week, Kenaleone Fankie Motsaathebe shocked many when he announced he would not be contesting for the...

‘Fake’ traditional doctors remanded

Police moved swiftly this morning and saved a Broadhurst woman from the pangs of three Zimbabwean men who allegedly tried to swindle her of...

Rragwe Tinana and ATI dominate BOMU nominations

With a total of 11 nominations between them, ATI and Rragwe Tinana look set to dominate this year’s Botswana Musicians Union (BOMU) Awards. The 9th...

Village kgosi drags BDP councillor to court

A Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) councillor has been slapped with a P750, 000 lawsuit by a village Kgosi after an altercation between the two...

Stars turn out for ‘Zaka’ premier

In a red carpet event, local hip hop head Veezo View premiered and launched the music video for his hit song ‘Zaka’. The premier took...

We may negotiate with UDC after a year- Ndaba

Ndaba Gaolathe, leader of the newly formed Alliance for Progressives (AP)- a splinter political party that recently broke away from Botswana Movement for Democracy...

Motswana man drives world’s oldest car

28-year-old Nick Thabiso Mmopele made history recently by becoming the first Motswana to test-drive a Benz Patent Motorcar – a vehicle widely considered to...

Wareus rooting for Miss Botswana

In an exclusive interview with Voice Entertainment, Miss Botswana 2010, Emma Wareus advised this year’s Queen to be ‘original’. The 2017 edition of the national...

In his brother’s footsteps

Motswaledi considers running with the AP Three years have passed since the fatal car crash that claimed the life of one of the country’s brightest...

Ndaba gives UDC the middle finger

Alliance Propgessives( AP) enters the fray The Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) faction wars have finally come to a dramatic end with the formation of...

Govt announce festival ban u-turn

Last week, through a memo signed by the Office of the President (OP), Government declared a ban on holding music festivals at the National...

Boko eyes P40m Dada mansion

• UDC leader confirms interest the property • Boko drives signature limited Range Rover Which used to belong to Satar Dada Famed for his sharp...

Eskimos return from the cold

Once popular four-man group ‘Eskimos’ have released their latest offering, a catchy single titled ‘Go rileng’ - giving fans a tantalising teaser of what...

Mixing it with the girls

15 hopefuls desperate to become 'the next best female Dj' Bringing a refreshing new dimension to the local arts scene, the competition dubbed ‘The Next...

The loo flushes away BMD’S woes

As the leader of the opposition (LOO), Duma Gideon Boko is potentially a future President of Botswana. If that is to happen, the 48-year-old Mahalapye...

No more alcohol at festivals

• Khama wants stadium festivals cancelled • Pabalinga visits deceased family • Cabinet meets over GIMC death Following the tragic death of a 20-year-old University of Botswana...

Cops accused of killing suspect

As the controversial murder case of Jordan Setlampoloka draws to an end, the key witness in the case and the deceased's co accused took...

Woman dies in GIMC stampede

Police have confirmed the death of a woman who was crushed in a Gaborone International Music and Culture (GIMC) festival at the National Stadium...

Slizer releases 6th studio album

Popularly known for her erotic dance moves on stage, Slizer has released her 6th album titled ‘Ga kena molato.’ Having taken a break from the...

Lost and found

*Missing toddler, 2, found in car boot *Girl's hands and feet tied up *Police questioning illegal Zim couple Shocked Tlokweng residents looked on in astonishment...

Khama graces 10th Dithubaruba festival

The annual cultural event Dithubaruba is once again upon us. The event will be held this weekend in Molepolole under the theme 'Golo re go...

The Man with a dream

The GIMC guru When it comes to local entertainment, The Gaborone International Music and Culture (GIMC) week is undoubtedly the busiest and biggest music event...

A night with the stars

With the interest in music awards dwindling worldwide, it was with a pessimistic curiosity that I travelled to Johannesburg for last Saturday’s DStv Mzanzi...

GIMC returns

The much awaited Gaborone International Music and Culture Week (GIMC) kick starts this Saturday adding to a weeklong event which is on its fourth...

Sebego back for his crown

Slaps Olopeng with a P300 000 defamation suit The Botswana Football Association’s (BFA) bruised reputation looks set to take another battering. The latest scandal to hit...

Mjamaica ventures into music

Proving that he is a man of many talents, popular local comic Mjamaica looks set to break into the music industry. The funny man, who...

Morebodi dedicates new album to UCCSA

Local gospel crooner, Kagiso Morebodi, has released his second album titled ‘Ke itumetse jang.’ The album, Morebodi says, is a dedication to the coming 50th...

Tlatsa Ghetto date announced

After successfully filling up the national stadium back in May, Tshepiso Molapisi also known as Kast is now headed to Francistown as promised. Kast this...

The ‘Beer Man’ bows out

Despite originally gaining prominence as DJ Buff Rock, when his energy and skills on the decks won him a legion of fans, Mokoro Ketsitilile...

Artists urged to register for BCF slots

Botswana Musicians Union (BOMU) has called on all artists to register with the organisation for a slot at the upcoming Botswana Consumer Fair (BCF). The...

Maxy rebrands to Khoisan Maxy

Traditional folklore musician, Maxy, has signed with South African record label- Universal Music, and has rebranded to trade under the name Khoisan Maxy. Following her...

DCEC chargers BAYGOC HR officer with corruption

* trial set for December In a case which is expected to open a can of worms, The Directorate on Corruption and Economic Crime (DCEC)...

From a man to a happy bride

Motswana transwoman to marry They met when she was still trapped in a man's body, but that didn’t stop a smitten Congolese man from pursuing...

Vee splashes 250K on latest music video

The singer to release new album soon One of the country’s biggest and most successful artists, Vee Mampeezy, has confirmed he will be releasing a...

Local Designer to showcase at Accra Fashion Week

Talented local designer, Thabiso Dibeela is set to showcase her designs at one of the continent’s most glamorous shows, the Accra Fashion Week. The event,...

Officer in charge

Cop turned motivational speaker For 10 years, motivational speaker Thandi Malebang was an employee of Botswana Police. The 35-year-old resigned from BPS in 2016 to...

Bushiri donates P800, 000 to Botswana

Controversial Malawian prophet Shepherd Bushiri is set to donate almost P1 million to four orphanages in and around the Gaborone area next week. Bushiri, who...

COSBOTS postpones Elections again

The Copyrights Society of Botswana (COSBOTS) yesterday announced that it has postponed its elective congress to August 19. The much awaited congress that had initially...