• SPIZA IS BACK

    SPIZA IS BACK0

    He has been missing in action for quite some time but Orapeleng Martin Nthoiwa aka Spiza is back to his form. His self titled single is a statement from the young man whom many likened to A.T.I. In fact in the song he mentions that being ‘like someone’ does not necessarily mean you are that

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  • IT’S MREPA WA ELOYI’S TIME

    IT’S MREPA WA ELOYI’S TIME0

    Mrepa wa Eloyi’s recent single ‘Dilo di chenchile’ featuring A.T.I and Dr Vom has catapulted the young rapper to new heights. The song has received massive airplay on local radio stations and the video has also been on rotation on Botswana television. It is one of the well balanced production that has successfully fused Dikhwaere,

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  • KTM CHOIR CELEBRATES 20 YEARS

    KTM CHOIR CELEBRATES 20 YEARS0

    They are undoubtedly the best Choral music ensemble in the country. KTM Choir will celebrate their 20 years anniversary on Saturday 26th at an event dubbed “Local Composers’ Show.” The annual show which is on its third year will be a bit different this year. While in the past local composers from all walks of

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  • O’Neal uncovered

    O’Neal uncovered0

    From relative obscurity to regional popularity and fame, Botswana’s former BBA housemate Zibanani O’Neal Madumo has left many of his admirers in total awe. Former RB2 presenter popularly known as DJ O’neal is not shy to let people know that he came to the city armed with nothing but a small luggage and a burning

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  • Taking radio to the people0

    ALL IN THE NAME OF CHARITY Gabz FM Jazz presenter Shima Monageng thrilled Francistown jazz lovers on Sunday during his live Joy of Jazz Fusion broadcast on Gabz FM. Uncle Shima as he is popularly known in the show told The Voice that he took radio to Francistown to raise funds for the underprivileged. The

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  • HE SHOULD FIX MY PRIVATE PARTS35

      WOMAN CLAIMS NO MAN WANTS HER AFTER UGANDAN MAN DISFIGURED HER A Ugandan man has vehemently denied accusations leveled against him that he has abused a local woman and disfigured her vagina. Issah Batambuze,a 50- year- old Gaborone based businessman admitted to having a fling with Tebogo Motlhabani, 41 but vehemently refuted allegations that

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  • WHAT’S LOVE GOT TO DO WITH IT?5

    WOMAN TELLS OF HOW HER ‘TRUSTED LOVER’ HAS BEEN SUSPECTED OF INFECTING HER DAUGHTERS WITH HIV She never saw it coming. But now a devastated Ramonaka mother of six has to deal with the shock of finding out that the man she has loved for the past three years might have molested her teenaged daughters and

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  • YOUTH URGED TO BE INNOVATIVE0

    The Chief Executive Officer of Botswana Life Insurance Limited, Catherine Lesetedi-Letegele, has urged young people to embrace innovation as the direction in which the world is moving. Lesetedi-Letegele said this at the inaugural Botswana Pre and Primary Subjects Fair Association (BOPPSFA) Fair, which was held in Gaborone recently. Addressing the students at the Fair, Lesetedi-Letegele

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  • BIG WEEKEND 04.10.130

    MSHILO COMES OF AGE When she opens the stage for Oliver Mtukudzi on 11th October at Botswanacraft Mshilo will have a golden opportunity to win over loyal music lovers. There is no doubt in my mind that she will give a sterling performance. Her switch to the jazz genre was a wise one Friday the

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  • UAE EXCHANGE OPENS IN F/TOWN0

    United Arab Emirates (UAE) Exchange has added a second branch in Botswana with officials saying the financial institution is playing its role of adding convenience to the lives of people across the globe. UAE Exchange is a leading global money transfer and foreign exchange brand trusted by millions of customers and partners, across the world.

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  • BSB DONATES P30, 000 TO FIVE VILLAGES IN NED0

    Botswana Savings Bank (BSB) has pledged to help government in her initiatives to eradicate poverty. The Managing Director of BSB Leatile Maine said he believes the introduction of the poverty eradication programme is a perfect initiative that calls for participation of all stakeholders. Speaking at the Annual Youth Empowerment against Crime and HIV/AIDS commemoration at

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  • Schoolgirl, 12, hangs herself

    Schoolgirl, 12, hangs herself5

    A Standard school girl in Francistown has committed suicide by hanging herself on the roof rafters of a vacant  two- roomed house. The incident happened last week Thursday morning but police are yet to establish who owns the house. Katlego Monyamane (12) was about to sit for Primary School Leaving Examinations at Moremogolo Primary school.

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  • ZIM MAN FAILS TO ATTRACT COURT’S MERCY1

    A 43-year-old Zimbabwean man failed to attract mercy from the Francistown High Court when he appealed against a four year imprisonment term because he is HIV positive. Sipho Mguti who was convicted for breaking into a tuck shop and stealing goods worth P2000 by Masunga Magistrate Court failed to convince Justice Mpaphi Phumaphi to temper

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  • AFRICAN ENERGY TO SELL ITS URANIUM LICENSE TO KAROO0

    African Energy Resources Limited has entered into a binding letter of intent with Karoo Exploration Corp to sell its portfolio of Zambian uranium licences to Karoo. Subject to the satisfaction of certain conditions precedent, African Energy will sell the Projects in consideration for the cash payment of USD$2,000,000, and the receipt of an equity package

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  • Skelemani urges support to assist, mitigate effects of climate change0

    More needs to be done to assist vulnerable countries, particularly those in sub-Saharan Africa, to cope with the effects of climate change, the Minister of Foreign Affairs told the United Nations General Assembly this Tuesday. In his statement to the high-level debate, which concluded this Tuesday, Phandu Skelemani called for financial support, technology transfer and

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  • BTCL MAKES PROGRESS0

    Botswana Telecommunication Corporation Limited (BTCL)Acting Chief Executive Officer Christopher Diswai has revealed that BTCL made strides in improving regional connectivity. At a three (3) day workshop on Regional Telecommunication Backhaul and Submarine Networks in collaboration with Southern African Telecommunication Association (SATA), Diswai said BTCL managed to lay down the necessary fibre optic backbone network throughout

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  • UNFAIR SALARY DEDUCTIONS LANDS DELTA AIR DIRECTOR IN COURT0

    The Director of Delta Air Peter Wingfield Sandenbergh will soon appear before Maun Magistrate Court to answer for 19 counts of unauthorized salary deduction from one of his pilots. Sandenbergh, 58, together with Kagiso Senwedi, 34, who is an Operations Manager are accused of conspiring to deduct an amount of P800.00 from Tshepo Sepopa’s monthly

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  • VANDALISM ROCKS WUC0

    As the Greater Gaborone area spanning from Mochudi to Lobatse teeters on the brink of a catastrophic water shortage, Water Utilities Corporation’s (WUC) attempts to curb the situation are hampered by acts of vandalism. The North South Water Carrier (NSC) is already in poor health with frequent bursts near Palapye, but occasional water ponds have

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  • SHUMBA COAL ACQUIRE 4 COAL PROSPECTING LICENSES0

    Shumba Coal has entered into an agreement with Impact Minerals for the acquisition of four energy (coal) prospecting licences in Serowe. The aggregate purchase price payable for the Acquisition is US$ 800 000 (BWP 6, 926, 920.00) and is to be discharged by way of the issue and allotment by Shumba Coal to Impact Minerals

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  • BOCCIM TO OVERCOME HURDLES0

    Botswana Confederation of Commerce, Industry and Manpower (BOCCIM) new President Leta Mosienyane believes his new committee has what it takes to steer the troubled organisation in the right direction. While he admits that it is not going to be easy to win the confidence of the private sector and other stakeholders, Mosienyane says his leadership

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