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SHE DOESN’T CARE FOR ME THE SAME WAY AS BEFORE

SHE DOESN’T CARE FOR ME THE SAME WAY AS BEFORE

Dec. 28 | She doesn’t care for me DEAR GASE I have been with my girlfriend for over two years now. When I met her she was a bank teller, she then enrolled to study at a tertiary institution, where she had to rewrite some of her exam papers for nearly...

CHILLIN’ OUT 21.12.12

CHILLIN’ OUT 21.12.12

Dec. 28 |   Rebecca Malope WHAT A FLOP! REBECCA Malope’s publicized show where she was supposed to sample songs from her new album was a damp squib. The award winning South African gospel artist attracted just a handful of revelers at a show allegedly...

BIG WEEKED 21.12.12

BIG WEEKED 21.12.12

Dec. 28 |   RAYMOND Toitoi, A PLATINUM BLADE FESTIVE RAYMOND Toitoi, aka Legare has just dropped his long awaited debut album called Platinum Blade. A gifted rapper whose rich Setswana lines puts him in the elite few, Killer Terror Legare is definitely...

TALENTED IKALANGA ARTIST

TALENTED IKALANGA ARTIST

Dec. 28 | Ndingo ‘Satjilombe’ Johwa HIS deep baritone voice whether talking or singing makes him the darling of his legion of fans. Since bursting into the music scene 11 years ago Ndingo ‘Satjilombe’ Johwa has carved a name for himself in the local and...

KEEP SAVE THIS FESTIVE SEASON BOSASNet

KEEP SAVE THIS FESTIVE SEASON BOSASNet

Dec. 28 | Many of us tend to associate social occasions with alcohol and the Christmas holidays are just about the biggest excuse for socialising each year. This means people who wouldn’t normally drink are tempted to indulge, and others who do drink may take...

EXPERIENCE THE ULTIMATE INDULGENCE

EXPERIENCE THE ULTIMATE INDULGENCE

Dec. 28 | IN GOOD HANDS: A client enjoys a massage The Christmas holiday is already in full swing and while some people head to different places to celebrate the birth of Christ others are looking for ways to shed off the fatique of 2012. Indulgence Spa at Masa...

SHOPPING WITH CAUTION

SHOPPING WITH CAUTION

Dec. 28 | ONLY BUYING BASICS: Consumers after shopping No major sales increase for most retail shops The festive season is usually characterised by a lot of expenditure by consumers but 2012 seems to be a different year as most retail outlets have revealed that...

BAC HOLDS ENTERPRISE DAY

BAC HOLDS ENTERPRISE DAY

Dec. 28 | VISIONARY: Lesolle with young archievers Saturday 15th December 2012 saw the Botswana Accountancy College (BAC) Business Hive, a registered society within BAC, hold their inaugural Enterprise Day. Held at BAC, the event brought together over 60 students,...

WRITING FOR THE HOLIDAYS

WRITING FOR THE HOLIDAYS

Dec. 28 | Writing articles about different holidays can be a great way to break into the international magazine market. One thing Batswana writers must get in their heads is that the world for writers is global. If you’re a freelance writer and trying to make...

CHRISTMAS BREAK

CHRISTMAS BREAK

Dec. 28 | Three men die in a car accident on Christmas Eve and they all find themselves at the Pearly Gates waiting to enter heaven.  To get in, St. Peter tells them, they must present something associated with Christmas, so the first man pulls out his wallet...

TATI NICKEL AWARDS EMPLOYEES

TATI NICKEL AWARDS EMPLOYEES

Dec. 28 | Tati Nickel Mining Company awarded 47 of its employees for their unwavering diligence and loyalty to the mine. Eight of the award recipients have worked for the nickel mine for more than 25 years, while the outstanding number have been in the employee...

PASTOR ACCUSED IN TEENAGE DRUG RAPE SCANDAL

PASTOR ACCUSED IN TEENAGE DRUG RAPE SCANDAL

Dec. 28 | QUESTIONABLE: Maake with kids Church members outraged A Pastor of Godrich International Ministries was dragged before Francistown Magistrates Court last week to answer charges of raping a member of his congregation. Apostle Mpho Maake, 49, is alleged...

COPS INVESTIGATE DRUG ABUSE AS TEENAGE BOY IS FOUND DEAD

COPS INVESTIGATE DRUG ABUSE AS TEENAGE BOY IS FOUND DEAD

Dec. 28 | MOURNING: Moses Gaborone West police have dismissed allegations that David Oabile’s, a 16-year old boy who died after an alleged assault in Kgale View last week had been murdered. Despite a moving testimony by his cousin at the funeral last weekend...

ODC ANNOUNCES KEY APPOINTMENTS

ODC ANNOUNCES KEY APPOINTMENTS

Dec. 28 | EXPERIENCED: Marcus ter Haar Okavango Diamond Company (ODC), the Government of Botswana’s new diamond trading enterprise, this week announced a series of key appointments. The new team members, covering a variety of positions within ODC’s executive...

STANDARD BANK WINS GLOBAL FINANCE AWARD

STANDARD BANK WINS GLOBAL FINANCE AWARD

Dec. 28 | Standard Bank, also trading as Stanbic Bank in selected African countries, has been awarded the prestigious Global Finance award for 2013 Best Foreign Exchange Provider in Africa. Standard Bank was also named the Best Foreign Exchange Provider in four...

NYONI-REILING QUITS AIR BOTSWANA

NYONI-REILING QUITS AIR BOTSWANA

Dec. 28 | ON HER WAY OUT: Reiling The General Manager for Air Botswana, Sakhile Nyoni Reiling has resigned from the national airline. Reiling confirmed her resignation citing personal reasons for her departure. However according to sources she has been head-hunted...

MADLY IN LOVE WITH BOTSWANA’S BILTONG

MADLY IN LOVE WITH BOTSWANA’S BILTONG

Dec. 28 | A Voice reporter recently travelled on board Air Botswana from Johannesburg where she sat next to a middle aged white man who identified himself as Michael, the lover of Botswana’s biltong. With its never changing meal of biltong and peanuts, the national...

“KILL AND BURY THAT HEALTH BILL”

“KILL AND BURY THAT HEALTH BILL”

Dec. 28 | Members of the public totally against revisiting of the bill in 2013 Even though Parliament last week deferred debate of the controversial public health bill to next year following pressure from the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, some members...

COUNCILLOR ADVOCATES FOR A  F/TOWN RADIO STATION

COUNCILLOR ADVOCATES FOR A F/TOWN RADIO STATION

Dec. 28 | CONCERNED: Mpuang Monarch East Councillor Raoboy Mpuang has vowed to re-table the recently rejected motion lobbying for a community radio station in Francistown in the next full council meeting. Mpuang who is convinced that this time around the motion...

PHK LOOKING FORWARD TO A FEMALE PRESIDENT

PHK LOOKING FORWARD TO A FEMALE PRESIDENT

Dec. 28 | SUPPORTIVE: Kedikilwe Kedikilwe who hoped this historic moment will come to pass during his life time expressed these sentiments at the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) Women’s wing fundraising dinner held in Francistown last Saturday. “I am told you...