Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Lifestyle

Law, culture still permit child sexual abuse

With the age of consent having been raised from 16 to 18 years, there should be full protection for underage girls but the case...

Monogamy – a false sense of security

Stick to one partner! Botswana’s war cry in the fight against HIV/AIDS has evolved into a gold standard for a committed and safe relationship. As...

“Young Epilepsy Botswana” wears purple

Young Epilepsy Botswana (YEB) commemorated Purple Day last week Friday, under the theme: “Don’t Be Scared”.  The month-long commemoration every March is meant to increase...

Mhele Productions earns Kario slot on SADC online radio

If you grew up in the kasi “ghetto” then the word “mhele” will sound very familiar to you.  According to Google Mhele is a strategic...

Mmammidi cooks up a new stall with P100

A savoury Saturday the weekend presented, as renowned traditional food cook Tshepiso Marumo, known as Mmammidi opened her second stall.  The third junction from the...

How much say do men have on abortion?

The abortion debate is rarely straightforward. Oftentimes the discussion is colored with irreconcilable differences between the pro-choice and the pro-life. Morals, ethics, religious beliefs, rights...

Snake collectors shield humans from venomous fangs

With the snake season in its throes, Botswana’s popular snake capturers, Snake Relocation Gaborone (SRG), have caught 63 reptiles this year alone. The haul included...

Covid 19 induced parental burnout – Botswana flying blind

Type Covid-19 parental burnout in Botswana on your google search engine, and it will turn up a number of threats, but none that addresses...

Online sexual harassment goes unnoticed

The cases of sexual harassment and assault are rife in Botswana, with offenders enjoying impunity. Online sexual harassment encompasses a wide range of behaviours...

Engage both genders to tackle GBV – Kgosi Seboko

Gender based violence (GBV) is regarded as one of the most prevalent human rights violations in the world. It is not selective of its...