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Africapractice opens regional headquarters in Gaborone

Africapractice, a pan-African strategy and communications consulting firm, has launched a new office in Gaborone to serve as the group’s regional headquarters. Speaking at the...

Civil Society in 71 Countries Urges International Law for Peace and...

HWPL and civil society groups in 117 cities advocate comprehensive cooperation for peace and denounce anti-peace activities Global interest in the Korean Peninsula has piqued...

Stanford Go-to Marketing programme kicks off

The Stanford Go-To-Market program, delivered in collaboration with De Beers, kicked off in Gaborone on Monday 19th March 2018 through a boot camp that...

Donald Trump ‘encouraging poachers’- Khama

The US decision to allow hunters to import trophies from elephants they kill in Africa means Donald Trump's administration is "encouraging poaching", Botswana's president...

President of Zimbabwe, to present economic recovery plan at the Africa...

The president of Zimbabwe, Emmerson Mnangagwa will take part in the AFRICA CEO FORUM on March 26th -27th in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. A Zimbabwean government...

South Korean Citizens Condemn Government and Religion’s Silence on Human Rights...

A nationwide rally with 100,000 PROTESTERS calls for legislation on renunciation of religious violence and coercive conversion International Movement for Religious Freedom and Human Rights The...

Movie reviews by Theo Silitshena; Forest for the Trees

2018 ‧ Drama‧ 28m Initial release: March 9th, 2018 (Botswana) Director: Ray KotsheMaifala Budget: 8000 BWP Screenplay: Chisambwe Khapiya, Ray KotsheMaifala Forest for the Trees is a locally produced...

Interfaith Dialogues Discuss Freedom of Religion During the World Interfaith Harmony...

On the 19th of February, in celebration of the World Interfaith Harmony Week (WIHW), an interfaith dialogue called the World Alliance of Religions Peace...

Spin city’s pumping action

Spin-city Botswana and its partner club, Emergency Assist Motor club will be celebrating its third year of operation by giving back to its fans...

Limkokwing University features Botswana at London Fashion Week

In a bold and inspired move, the Limkokwing University of Creative Technology made it’s third appearance at London Fashion Week as the only Asian...

Linxstar Holds Listening Session for New E.P.

Against the backdrop of a dramatic Gaborone sunset, local rapper and musician, @tgblinxstar this week held the #ListenersDigest for his newest offering, ‘S.A.M’ the...

Monthly Jazz X Change shows kick off at Masa Square Hotel

Drums rolled and guitars strummed last weekend at Masa Square Hotel as the popular Jazz X Change brought together music lovers at their 34th...

Who is Your Lover? 

(Part 2) I longed for the day my husband would be freed from the chains of alcohol. I wanted his heart to be free so...

Fashion without borders Botswana 2018

True Fashion and Lifestyle Movement In partnership with The Voice and Avani Resort and Casino, Gaborone will play host to the 4th annual Fashion Without...

Movie reviews with Theo Silitshena; Black Panther

Director: Ryan Coogler Box office: 361 million USD Budget: 200 million USD Producers: Kevin Feige, David J. Grant 2018 ‧ Fantasy/Science fiction film ‧ 2h 15m Initial release: January...

EU Delegation condemns Botswana on capital punishment

The European Union (EU) has added its voice to growing chorus by human rights activists condemning capital punishment following the execution of double murder...

BoB maintains 5% Policy rate

Inflation forecast to be within the 3 – 6 percent objective range Water and electricity supply stability expected to support growth of non-mining sectors The...

Are foreign owned businesses safe?

I was absolutely flabbergasted when I read in the ‘Voice Money’ section (page 2A) of your February the 9th Edition. The article is titled...

120,000 South Koreans Rally for Punishment of Pastors for Forced Conversion

Protesters demand investigation of a death case of a 25-year-old Korean woman and legislation of a ban on forced conversion Conversion “Education” by Presbyterian Pastors...

PPC gives away dream home renovations

PPC Botswana has given two lucky customers an opportunity to fulfill their housing dreams with a home renovation. Marking the end of the In Your...

Rail Park Mall mobilizes community in blood donation drive

Stirred by the extensive shortage of blood across the country, Rail Park Mall in partnership with the National Blood Transfusion Services (NBTS) will this...

Kgori Capital appoints MD

The Board of Directors at Kgori Capital (Pty) Limited has announced Alphonse Ndzinge as the new Managing Director with immediate effect. Kgori’s Chairman, Tebogo Naledi,...

Liberty life Botswana launches cash back plan

Kick starting their 10th year anniversary in Botswana, Liberty Life Botswana this week launched their newest exciting offering of the Cash Back feature. The feature...

Makwala to handover sports equipment to Tutume Primary Schools

Botswana’s 400m and 200m sprinting sensation, Isaac Makwala, will on Friday donate sports equipment to six primary schools at his home village of Tutume. The...

RIP Bra Hugh Masekela

Widely regarded as the ‘father of South African jazz’, Hugh Masekela succumbed to prostate cancer on Tuesday. Popularly known as Bra Hugh, the legendary trumpeter’s...

Loungo leaves flava dome

As widely speculated local favorite television personality Loungo Pitse has announced his departure from Botswana Television's prime TV show, Flava Dome. Pitse popularly known as...

Movie reviews by Theo Silitshena; The Shape of Water

2017 ‧ Drama/Fantasy ‧ 2h 3m Initial release: December 1, 2017 (New York City) Director: Guillermo del Toro Box office: 26.4 million USD Budget: 19.4 million USD Elisa is...

Eyewitnesses narrate details of MP Isaac Davids’ murder

Eyewitnesses in the murder of Mochudi East legislator, Isaac Davids, have told of how his two farm hands stabbed him to death amid bloody...

Chainsaw-wielding suspect denies wounding victim

A Zimbabwean man who allegedly tried to chop off his victim with a chainsaw two years ago has denied the charges leveled against him,...

Movie reviews by Theo Silitshena; Bright

2017 ‧ Thriller film/Fantasy ‧ 1h 57m In an alternate present day, humans, orcs, elves and fairies have been coexisting since the beginning of time. Two...

Davids’ alleged killers to appear in court tomorrow

Suspects in the murder of Mochudi East legislator, Isaac Davids, are expected to appear before a Molepolole Magistrates court tomorrow. Zimbabwean national, Jabulani Dube (31)...

How Global Journalists Get together for Freedom of Media and Peace...

To journalists, the year 2017 represents the misfortune of journalism. The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) says at least 81 reporters were killed and...

Banks unsure of Bitcoin

Despite its surging value and popularity in 2017, bitcoin trading is facing opposition from banks and payment services operators, according to Koinex, a trading...

Voice on Fashion by the Khoi Fro

Style Agenda- Trends and fashion duds to get this year! With fashion for 2018, expect the unexpected! Over the holidays I travelled outside to attend the...

Improved Morupule B plant boosts power production

An improved Morupule B Power Station has spurred the production of electricity in the third quarter of 2017, Statistics Botswana (SB) has indicated. In its...

Farmer granted bail after shooting employee

South African farmer and businessman, Pieter Panios Lottering, has been granted bail by a magistrates court after he allegedly shot his employee on both...

Top 10 Worst Movies of 2017 by Theo Silitshena

10. Fate of the Furious Everybody knows this film should have never had happened, Fate of the Furious was forced upon us and it was...

Murder accused says cops planted weapon on him

A Zimbabwean illegal immigrant charged with murder has accused the police of planting the alleged murder weapon on him. The unemployed Prince Moyo, 24, is...

Zim man stabbed in bar brawl critical

A Zimbabwean man is fighting for his life at Nyangabwe Referral Hospital after he was stabbed twice just below his left breast in a...

Court to rule on Bakang Seretse’s frozen accounts

Justice Godfrey Radijeng of the Gaborone High Court has reserved judgement on whether or not various frozen bank accounts belonging to businessman Bakang Seretse...