Lifestyle

18 Jan 2019

Baba Ba Mmala Trust (BBMT) have confirmed the date and venue for the return of the long-anticipated Son of the Soil Festival.

18 Jan 2019

Picnic style day events have become the in-thing in Gaborone and across the country owing mainly to the previous strict liquor trading ours and curfew imposed by the previous government administration under former President Ian Khama.

18 Jan 2019

Botswana, as a member of the Universal Postal Union (UPU), will again this year participate in the UPU the 48th International Letter-Writing Competition for Young People.

Young people all over the world this year are being invited to write a letter under the theme “Write a letter about your hero”.

13 Jan 2019

By Mpho Kuhlmann

When Zinedine Giola went public via social media and spoke about being raped on her 21st birthday, Botswana’s cybersphere went on a tailspin. Hordes of Batswana women came out of the cracks with stories similar.

13 Jan 2019

By Ruth Kedikilwe

With just 13 days into the New Year the heat is already up and it is not just the temperature.

The rate at which women are being sexually violated in this country is astounding with very little retribution from the law enforcers.

13 Jan 2019

By Mpho Kuhlmann

Every day, at least one Botswana underage kid is groped and coerced into having sexual relations with someone older than them, someone they look up to, someone they know as family.

This is according to recorded official data. The situation may be far worse as most paedophile cases are never reported.

17 Dec 2018

By Botlhale Koothupile

Move over Netflix! So you Amazon. Here comes Botswana’s own, Mascom MyPlay.

Botswana’s entertainment landscape will never be the same again! At least for the multitudes of Mascom Wireless subscribers and possibly local content producers.

17 Dec 2018

Spending over the Christmas holidays is almost inevitable.  There’s so much to do, so many places to be, so much going on and even more to prepare for families and friends. 

It’s incredibly easy to get caught up in the spend trend; it’s important to take note of how to cope during the calendar’s busiest time of the year.