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Taking the Thabie D brand to the world

Expanding her business footprint, accomplished fashion designer, Thabiso Dibeela has been spreading her wings in Africa and beyond. So far she the up and coming...

Queen of hearts

LOCAL LASS GETS RECOGNITION FOR HUMANITARIAN DEEDS IN EUROPE London: Boikanyo Phenyo is not sophisticated, either by looks or any measurement. She remains the village...

For the love of a country

Cynthia Mothelesi wears her passion for all things Setswana on her sleeve. “We are a beautiful people with so much to share.” Muses the up...

Beauty with a purpose

BULLYING SPURS TEEN INTO PAGEANTRY AND GOOD WORKS At just 13 years of age, Wendy Motlhabane's self assuredness is impressive. The standard seven pupil at Phillip...

My boyfriend almost killed me

Ruth Moyeni could have easily become another statistic of women killed by their partners, but she survived. And though grateful to be alive, she is...

Born to serve

53 year old Mochudi born, Lorato Pheto is not just passionate about customer service but lives it as well. Long before customer service was all...

Driven by science

Her love for science has persisted throughout school and with only two more years to go before she acquires her doctorate, 28- year -old...

Metro Salutem magazine launched

Comprehensive guide to health issues For years he harbored an interest of publishing a health magazine and recently his dream was finally realized. Named Metro Salutem,...

The future of jobs

Seminar to address unemployment The 4th annual Business Breakfast seminar billed for August 30th promises to be eye opening. Following the theme 'Jobs For the Future...

The footie star breaking barriers

Growing up on the dusty streets of Francistown, Sedilame Bosija never imagined football would play such a prominent part in her life. Never in her...

Back with a bang

BROWN SUGAR RETURNS AFTER 18 YEARS HIATUS Despite their 18- year absence in the music scene, Brown Sugar had the older audience reminiscing about the...

Dealing with depression

World Health Organisation (WHO) indicates that there are 450 million people in the world suffering from mental illnesses. This includes conditions such as depression, bipolar,...

Surviving the loss of a husband

Young widow speaks out At a tender age of 24, Potso Lopang got married to her best friend, Tinaye Victor Lopang and went on to...

Breaking infertility stigma

African women speak out at 'Merck, More Than a Mother' gathering Merck Foundation hosted Merck Health Media Training 2018 for the African journalist on 10th...

The rising star that is Kagiso Madibana

Kagiso Madibana is currently the Monitoring & Evaluation, Gender & Communications Analyst for the Kgalagadi & Gantsi Ecosystems Project at the United Nations Development...

Beauty on wheels

Born and bred in Kanye, 27- year -old Phemelo Kebuseofe came to Gaborone to pursue her degree in Business Administration at the University of...

For the love of tennis

23 years ago, an eight-year-old Tapiwa Marobela picked up a tennis racquet for the very first time. Much has changed since that fateful day on...

My whirlwind week as a tourist

North West Tourism board in partnership with N12 treasure route (Potchefstroom) Bojanala Platinum District Municipality along with the department of Tourism extended an invitation...

Putting the go in Gogontlejang

She is Botswana’s poster child, having lived the majority of her 23 years in the spotlight, modelling true patriotism though her philanthropic work. Gogontlejang Phaladi...

Master of her own destiny

At the age of 26, Neo Skillo Aabobe has her hands full. The young Kanye lass is a mother, a radio personality, and a...

Storyteller redefined

Ntshole telling BW'S authentic stories For close to two decades she was the darling of the airwaves. Her infectious laugh won her many admirers as her...

Surviving mental and physical hell

On the surface, Neltah Mosimanegape appears to have it all. With her radiant good looks, searing intelligence and bubbly, outgoing nature, as well as a...

Against all odds

Growing up, Patricia Nkwane was told she would never amount to anything. It was a message that was drummed into her by the very people...

Valentine’s Day marriage proposal

Some received flowers and chocolate to mark Valentine’s Day, but Gabane born, Boipelo Liddo Mosenye, 28, was bowled over by her boyfriend’s romantic marriage...

Skincare magic

One’s woman’s journey to nourish our skin The beauty industry is awash with all kinds of products claiming wondrous results many find hard to resist. It...

Going places

KEKE ON CONQUERING THE SA ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY She coyly accepts the accolades for success in the glamorous industry of broadcasting and TV, but Keke Matlou...

Playing her part

ONE WOMAN’S ANSWER TO EDUCATION WOES Never the one to be content with the status quo, high flyer, Sethunya Molosiwa, has decided to tackle “the...

Woman of valour

Dineo Saleshando takes on new business terrain Sassy, calculating and extremely driven, last year Dineo Saleshando took the bold decision to leave her lucrative position...

Depression is mental illness

It continues to be a subject spoken about in hushes tones yet everyday all media platforms are littered with tragic stories hinting on depression...

Making money

While many imagine it, Jennifer Seitebatso Koboua- Boitumelo has made her millions and is happy to spend them. “I make money to spend it, I...

Making money

While many imagine it, Jennifer Seitebatso Koboua- Boitumelo has made her millions and is happy to spend them. “I make money to spend it, I...

Queen of talk radio

With poise and flair she delivers one the best radio shows in the country. As both producer and presenter of Live the talk; 23 –year-old...

The leading lady of the creative industry

Many have come and gone, but 16 years later Zenzele Hirschfeld is still standing in the male dominated Botswana entertainment circles. An industry many do...

The original queen of fashion

A cut above the rest! That pretty much sums up Ineeleng Kavindama, whose meteoric rise in the fashion industry set Southern Africa alight in the...

Cancer survivor defies the odds

One Woman's Fight Dimbungu pursued treatment new life outlook, diet and meditation to beat the Big C. For those wondering if it's effective, it worked...

Forever learning

Her journey has been an interesting combination of a high flying corporate maverick and an ever learning student of life. Despite her successes, she is...

Changing mindsets

Mentorship programme for career growth launched Navigating life and work terrain can be daunting for many. That’s why one woman’s tireless efforts to provide a platform...

You are what you eat

The subject of food fascinates many. Whether it is the struggle with food or complete lack of interest for some, food is talked about...

Are men trash

For weeks social media has been awash with commentary on gender based violence specifically involving women. The birth of the hashtag “Men are trash” has...

Monetising makeup skills

BEAUTY WITH BEE JAEY Flawless skin and perfect makeup is a big part of a woman' s outward beauty. This weekend makeup artist, Bojelo Mariri of...