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THE FIRST LADY OF BOTSWANA MOVEMENT FOR DEMOCRACY

Ready to take the bull by its horns As has become the norm, male voices dominate in all life’s spheres especially politics and that was...

THE JOURNEY AGAINST CANCER

Kgosi ‘Dollar Mac’ Kgosidintsi, the other half of the Yarona Fm drive time show Fak’i safety Belt, represented Yarona Fm on the cancer awareness...

WHEN LIFE WAS GOOD

“who cares, I’m young, I live in Gabs everybody drinks like this” don’t remember when, but I often wondered why I have such a capacity...

CONSUMERS’ VOICE

Dear Consumer’s Voice #1 On 22 August I went into a store to buy, amongst other things, Sunlight Dishwashing Liquid.  It was fortunately on special...

WHEN IT WAS GOOD

We went to the bottle store, then to the Spur in BBS mall. We were home alone at my friend’s brother’s house so we...

MASHATU PROMOTES CULTURE TOURISM



Mashatu Game reserve a subsidiary of Botswana Development Corporation has taken a leap in promoting local culture thus empowering the locals of Motlhabaneng village...

BancABC GETS NEW HOME

African Banking Corporation of Botswana Limited trading as BancABC, recently moved into its newly constructed own home within the Fairgrounds in Gaborone. The bank that...

OLM DONATES P20,000 TO BFA

In an effort to promote sports development at grass roots level in the country, Debswana Orapa and Letlhakane Mines (OLM) have donated P20,000 and...

PEER PROJECT FOR MAUN COUNSELLING CENTRE

Maun Counselling Centre will today (Friday) launch a Peer male/Peer Mother project under an existing prevention of mother to child transmission (PMTCT) program already...

DE BEERS STREAMLINES DISTRIBUTION

De Beers Group (De Beers) this week provided an update on the upcoming Supplier of Choice (SoC) application process, and the continued evolution of...

BancABC KICK-START RETAIL BANKING

African Banking Corporation of Botswana Limited (BancABC) was granted a commercial banking license by the Bank of Botswana in August 2009. The bank opened...

ENTREPRENEURS URGED TO WIDEN HORIZON

Producers have been urged to widen their marketing horizon by looking beyond Botswana borders for the markets. Speaking at the Selebi Phikwe region buyer/seller forum...

VELDT FIRES WORRY GOVERNMENT

The Minister of Environment, Wildlife and Tourism, Kitso Mokaila says every individual should take the responsibility in fighting veld fires. Speaking during a kgotla...

BIGWEEKEND 27/08/10

RADIO AND MUSIC Monnamogolo is a life slave for radio and music as my dad introduced me to both 40 years ago, before I even...

Consumer’s Voice

Dear Consumer’s Voice I applied for a 24-month Botsnet Internet connection in March and I signed for a contract that provided a...

Tvi Express is not a pyramid

Following the recent views and opinion expressed by Consumer Watchdog columnist in your two previous publications I wish to provide your readers with some...

DEAR CONSUMER’S VOICE

Dear Consumer’s Voice #1 Please confirm for me if this company, Ventura Capital Partners, is genuine. Their website looks real and they want me to...

HERE COMES MABIJO

The character, the cartoon and the celeb! For 21 years Botswana’s very own cartoon character Mabijo has been entertaining masses or his followers who cut...

MAN OF HONOUR

CHRIS, THE MOUTH THAT SPEAKS FOR THE COPS Not a week passes by without the Botswana Police Services speaking to the nation through the media...

Stay away from Lottery scammers

Dear Consumer’s Voice #1 I received an email that invited me to participate in the Euromillions lottery.  It wasn’t from the lottery itself but from...

In whatever name, It is a pyramid scheme

Dear Consumer’s Voice A few weeks ago me and my workmate were approached by a lady claiming to be a representative of TVI (Travel Ventures...

MIXING BUSINESS WITH PLEASURE

Branding companies, entertaining masses When you talk of entertainment, events management and advertising in Botswana, there is no way you can avoid mentioning OP design...

IT’S ALL LIES

Letter to the Editor: BDF disputes Shaya’s allegation that a senior officer impregnated a fresh cadet We wish to bring your attention to the article headlined,...

Contact Us

For all your inquiries fill the form below and we will do our best to assist you in the next 24Hrs Gaborone Office: Physical Address: Plot...

YOU BUY A FAKE YOU GET A FAKE!

Dear Consumer’s Voice #1 We received a lengthy email from a consumer who had a problem with the “Blackberry” smart-phone she recently bought.  Even though she...

OUR GIRL, THEIR QUEEN

The beauty of all worlds Miss Universe 2010, the 59th edition of the pageant, will be held at the Mandalay_Bay_Events_Center in the  Mandalay_Bay_Resort_and_Casino Las Vegas Miss...

It’s a breach of contract, period!

Dear Consumer’s Voice #1 I took my faulty plasma TV to Domestic Engineering (Pty) Ltd on the 28th May.  I paid a non-refundable deposit of...

THE LION THAT ROARS

TAKING ON THE MIGHT OF BOTSWANA POLITICS The past few years have seen a radical change in the political landscape of Botswana. And in the...

WATCH OUT! SCAMMERS COMING CLOSE TO HOME

A regular reader got in touch to say, “I thought you might be interested in this email and the offer of free money from...

REBEL IN THE OPPOSITION CAMP

YOUNG, PASSIONATE AND ALL ABOUT POLITICS The opposition Botswana National Front made headlines recently with regards to the eligibility of presidential hopeful Duma Boko. The...

CONSUMER’S VOICE

EIGHT MONTHS WAITING FOR THE CAR Dear Consumer’s Voice #1 A reader contacted us with a very, VERY long story about her car, a Hyundai that...

Taking Horizon Ogivly to new heights

Horizon Ogivly is one of the country’s leading advertising agency whose mandate is to brand, advertise and promote products of its clients. Some of...

TRACKING THE INDOMITABLE LIONS!

A 20-year long distance love consummated in Bloemfontein In his diary, Member of Parliament for Gaborone West-South, Botsalo Ntuane, a supporter of the Cameroon...

TOWING DILEMMA

Dear Consumer’s Voice #1 A reader contacted us with a very long story about a car that had been involved in an accident in February...

READ BETWEEN THE LINES

Dear Consumer’s Voice #1 I am writing to enquire about the problem that I have with Hollywood Household Supplies. I purchased a pressure cooker from...

THE LEADING LADY

Botswana’s movie star continues to shine She started acting at Sunday school and in school plays when she was a little girl but it never...

REMBERING JUNE 14

The day 25 years ago when apartheid SA made Botswana pay with the blood of her sons and daughters By  Mpho  Maine* It was exactly 25...

Caution is your saving grace

Dear Consumer’s Voice #1 I’m a 17-year old girl looking for a modelling agency. I recently searched for agencies on the Interne and I came...

BIG WEEKEND 11/06/10

BEEF EA KGAKGAHA ( SCAR VS APOLLO) Apollo Diablo: After so many years (and 7 top ten singles) I realize that Yarona Fm...