Friday, September 24, 2021

Lifestyle

BOMU calls for 100% local music airplay

Botswana Musicians Union (BOMU) has appealed to local radio stations to play 100% local airplay. BOMU President Fresh Lesokwane said there is need for...

Schizophrenia the leading mental health disorder in Botswana

A new report from Statistics Botswana (SB) entitled “Psychiatric out-patient health disorders” has revealed that Schizophrenia is the leading mental health issue in Botswana....

Hospital pharmacists are becoming Botswana’s biggest drug dealers

What do pharmacists and dealers have in common? They both deal with drugs. After alcohol, marijuana, and tobacco, prescription drugs which are administered by pharmacists...

Meet the MTF Academy Class of 2022!

MultiChoice Africa is excited to welcome the next generation of passionate young film creatives to the MTF Academy hubs in Nairobi, Lagos & Lusaka...

Millennial women conceive better parenthood

Millennial women are redefining what motherhood and balance can look like.  They are pushing themselves to take ownership of what motherhood means to them and...

Loneliness: Threat to human life

"Sometimes I get so sad, so sad that I completely shut down, I stare blankly at the walls. It does’nt matter what you say...

Monsieur – The modern motswana man’s fashion whisperer

If we are to imagine the quintessential modern Motswana man, we must firstly start with his sense of style.  It is usually a man...

Marriages in Botswana undented by Covid-19

While the Covid-19 pandemic has brought changes in social behaviour and at times affected union formation in some countries, Botswana remained unscathed.  A fresh report...

Sisonke Botswana takes aim at dikgosi over dress code

With the traditional amphitheatres amongst the country’s selected vaccination sites, women and men are being blocked from getting their jabs if their dress codes...

“After tears” has changed how Batswana mourn their dead

Funerals used to be a sad and solemn occasion for the bereaved family. Neighbours and close friends tip toed around the homestead dealing with the loss; avoid making noise...