Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Lifestyle

From Westgate Mall: an anti-robbery patrol akin to a catwalk sashay

How, one wonders, could armed police officers guarding a cash-in-transit truck against robbers be themselves robbed of their weapons? Tough question but what the...

Taking stock of girls’ progress in the Covid-19 era

Although the International Day of the Girl Child was low key in Botswana as a result of coronavirus restrictions which prohibit large gatherings, this...

Women live in constant fear of men

Every day, women live with fear. It’s not paralyzing, but it’s omnipresent - whether you’re walking out of work in the dark or asking...

BOMU blames local artists snub on lack of airplay

Botswana Musicians Union (BOMU) has blamed the snubbing of local artists for festivals on lack of radio airplay. This comes after local artists recently took...

Investment in mental health still low

With the World Health Organisation (WHO) anticipating that depression is likely to be the number 2 cause of disability in 2021, there is need...

Does working smart replace working hard?

A majority of high-earning individuals work well over 50 hours a week. Chief executive officers do an average of 62 hours per week. They also...

The stubborn persistence of greed, war and want

Before Bono there was John Lennon.  The former Beatle was an early proponent of the artist-activist phenomenon. Lennon the artist was a product of his...

Hard lessons for covid-19 hit higher education students

For most higher education students, even at the best of times,  the process of learning is a strenuous path of pain and frustration. And these...

You are never too young for a stroke

For most Batswana who believe stroke is a grand ma and pa problem, Oapeleng Phuswane-Katse, a physician with the Ministry of Health just made a...

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...