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07 Dec 2018

A poet virtuoso, a business woman, a farmer, a woman rights activist and now as she transitions into evangelism she sashays past afro music as a token of goodbye to her many followers who never quite know what to make of her.

07 Dec 2018

Legends Barber South Africa will be coming to Botswana on December 22nd. The Number 1 rated barbershop in Gauteng are official personal barbers for the majority of South African celebrities that include Fresh, Casper Nyovest, Ricky rick  etc. Locally they also have a large client base that travel to South Africa just for the legendary experience.

03 Dec 2018

By Mpho Kuhlmann

Often referred to as a ‘silent killer’, gambling unlike excessive drinking or drug abuse rarely shows on a person’s body. It starts out as a recreational activity and progresses to a compulsive behavior, which becomes the main focus of a gambler's life. Gambling may be just a game – but for some it’s much more. It’s an addiction

30 Nov 2018

The next edition of the Yarona FM Music Awards (YAMAs) is set to be more than just about music accolades, hype, fan-fare, fashion and lifestyle. With a new theme ‘Retro 5’ for the 2019 event, the Station says it is all about exploring artists’ personal brand trademarks for growth in the home market and beyond.

30 Nov 2018

By Thobo Motlhoka

No subject has been off the table at the National Assembly this season. Never a dull moment with the current crop of legislators. More recently this week the topic has shifted from warning Youth Minister Thapelo Olopeng from leaning suspiciously too close to Minister of Trade Bogolo ‘Honourable Bae’ Kenewendo to the importance of sex.

30 Nov 2018

The fourth edition of Botswana International Music Conference (BIMC) will be held from today (Wednesday November 28) to Friday November 30, 2018. This year the event will be held at the iconic Little Theatre, National Museum in Gaborone Main Mall.

30 Nov 2018

By Thobo Motlhoka

Minister of Youth Empowerment, Sport and Culture Development (MYESC) Thapelo Olopeng has been advised to swallow the chill pill when dealing with issues involving young people. Speaking in parliament recently Lobatse Member of Parliament Sadique Kebonang said the Youth Minister should learn to exercise patience when dealing with his constituency.

23 Nov 2018

She has been the nation’s favorite daughter since she was appointed Specially Elected Member of Parliament by former President Ian Khama in 2016, earning herself the title ‘Honourable Bae’. Bogolo Kenewendo was again celebrated on social media and across the country following her appointment as the Minister of Investment, Trade and Industry.

23 Nov 2018

The 2018 Mascom President’s Concert will take place on Tuesday, November 27th at Maitisong. Sponsored by Mascom, this annual concert is a charitable event organized by Maitisong to raise funds for the less privileged members of society. 

23 Nov 2018

Although non-communicable diseases (NCDs) are among some of the difficulties that Botswana has had to wrestle with among the elderly people over the years, a serious problem is emerging and that is Batswana youth are increasingly being diagnosed with NCDs.

23 Nov 2018

A health official says the highest users of family planning methods in Botswana are young women aged between 19 and 25 years. Speaking to Arts & Society in an interview on condition of anonymity, the official stated that despite the emergency pill not being regarded as a long-term family planning method, most youth were mishandling the pill which could be catastrophic to their health.

20 Nov 2018

By Ruth Kedikilwe

Video footage circulating on social media depicting the public battery of a transgender woman in Gaborone has raised a red flag that Botswana may be more homophobic that previously thought.

18 Nov 2018

By Carlistus Bosaletswe

The neighboring South Africa has taken advantage of the locals who are at this time desperate to take affordable holidays than the local tourism which is perceived to be expensive.

The local market been accused by many as being unable to provide affordable packages for local holiday makers.

18 Nov 2018

By Mpho Kuhlmann

11 Nov 2018

By Mpho Kuhlmann

“It was difficult at first. A man’s ego takes a huge knock when his significant other earns more than he does but we eventually found a way of dealing with it. He is my husband and I respect him.” Boitumelo Mokgosi who earns more than her husband is relating how their relationship went to hell and back.

11 Nov 2018

By Ruth Kedikilwe

04 Nov 2018

BY MPHO KUHLMANN

I have spent a good thirty minutes this morning trying to remember the last time I heard a woman admire a fellow woman without pointing out a single flaw or belittling the difficultly-offered admiration by being condescending, and boy have I struggled!

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