“People read my actions and not my intentions. I don't blame the media for the attitude people had towards me. The media does not fabricate things. When you act like a diva you get seen as one.”
The annual Lobatse International Beef Fest returns this Saturday, July 29, at the Lobatse Town Park. The calendar event has always brought the sluggish beef capital of Botswana to life through live local music, good food and family oriented entertainment.
The Board of the Copyright Society of Botswana (COSBOTS) has during on Monday informed journalists that they had rescheduled their Annual General Meeting (AGM). The meeting which was to take place on July 22 at Paddock Conference Centre will now be held on August 19, 2017, the Board told a press conference.
The Daily Shake programme is designed in a fun and beneficial manner for any individual, seeing that it provides challenging and exciting workouts to help kick start a fitness enthusiasts’ active lifestyle.
A gynecologist at Riverside Private Hospital in Francistown, Dr Kuma Biel, says when a marriage is strong and is not based purely on sexual attraction, the challenges brought about by hormonal reactions caused by menopause should not be a threat to the marriage at all.
The master of the saxophone, songwriter and Grammy Award winner Kirk Whalum is set to serenade jazz enthusiasts at this year’s Gaborone International Music and Culture Week (GIMC) scheduled for August/September this year.
As a platform that engages various African writers and leading storytellers through dialogue and founded by local writer Gaamangwe Joy Mogami, web-based literary magazine African in Dialogue is offering a window into the lives of both local and African writers.
Africa is known to be a religious continent with the majority being adherents of the Abrahamic religions - Islam and Christianity.
By that, I mean most folks hold a belief in the existence of a “loving’’ deity who is also capable of rewarding people for good behaviour and meting out punishment whenever we transgress.
The thought of travelling here; a place close to where the first citizen of Botswana performed a ground breaking activity for a multi-million Pula project - Mohembo Bridge - brought great exhilaration onto my mind.
Local DJ and producing talent from Maitengwe, Princewill Chipaladza whose stage name is Prince De Kok has set a lofty tone in the music industry with his latest offering, which has got peoples tongues wagging and heads nodding to his master piece titled Ke Le Nosi featuring upcoming talent Sheillah Molelekwa on the vocals.
It is no secret that Botswana is home to intelligent and talented people, many of them women with hands that create fine artistic pieces.
The opening ceremony for the 18th National Women’s Expo was held at Fairground Holdings towards the end of June 2017 where women came to showcase their immense talent and creativity through their products and services.
Ever since Twitter was introduced in 2006, the social media platform has been aggressively transforming from a small informal social network into a vast online global community which has both political and cultural influences. It's given a voice to many marginalized groups, and has helped shed light on the importance of cultural issues to different communities worldwide.
Ever picked up an infant and tossed them into the air? They scream in glee and delight and await to fall safely back into the loving arms of their parent. That is clear unadulterated innocence, the innocence of not knowing the world of existing possibilities and scenarios that could land the child on the side walk with their brains smeared on the pavement.
The garage-to-riches story has been a motivation for many aspiring entrepreneurs. The exceptional story of some of the multi-billion dollar companies has been a source of inspiration for aspiring entrepreneurs. Many of the world’s leading multinational companies like Google, Microsoft, Apple, Amazon and Disney are said to have started humbly in a garage.
His face is recognisable everywhere, and his stature as a religious leader has garnered mass appeal, resounding through bestselling books and his famous talks on spirituality.
With temperatures dropping beyond normal this beautiful winter season, people are surely bound to feel cold and shiver more than usual.
It is essential to keep warm by wearing warm clothing akin to polo-necks or turtle-necks and accessories such as scarves, gloves and beanies to prevent catching a cold or flu while still looking pretty much fashionable.
Have you ever seen some small birds (red or yellow billed) riding on your cow or other livestock? Have you wondered why they seem to enjoy the ride, and why the animals seemed to be at peace with the “ride?”
THERE ARE OVER 400 000 PEOPLE IN BOTSWANA LIVING WITH HIV AND AT LEAST 10 000 NEW INFECTIONS ANNUALLY WITH 27 NEW INFECTIONS DAILY
Let just let that sink in
As the month of June nears its end, blissful memories flow about Veronica Kagoyarona Mosala.
With its growing popularity and an ever increasing line-up of some of the best local and international artists across a spectrum of performing arts, Gaborone International Music and Culture week (GIMC) has positioned itself as one of the biggest performing arts festivals in Africa.