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ONE ON ONE WITH PRESIDENT IAN KHAMA

ONE ON ONE WITH PRESIDENT IAN KHAMA

Jul. 18 | Q. How can you describe your leadership so far? In the end one’s leadership is best judged by those they serve. In this case the citizens of this country will soon have the opportunity to once more pass judgement. Otherwise what I have tried to do...

LITTLE TERRORS

LITTLE TERRORS

Jul. 11 | Traumatised teachers down tools in fear of rioters students IN PROTEST: Shoshong Senior Secondary school student Frightened Teachers at Shoshong Senior Secondary School have downed tools after tension exploded on Monday following a teacher and student...

Apr. 11 | Executive Couch for your Living Room TAKE A SEAT: Godisang Mphare Bwire Do you want a personalized couch designed to your liking? This former clearing agent’s company, Executive Couch Design, will give you stylish quality that can transform any living...

FROM RAGS TO RICHES

FROM RAGS TO RICHES

Feb. 28 | BUSINESS MINDED: Modiagae When a young man working as a miner in apartheid South Africa, Khei Modiagane, 54, decided that working was not for him he came home in 1979 to start a taxi business. “I’m a business man at heart,” says the Gabane father...

WORKING THE WOOD

WORKING THE WOOD

Nov. 22 | CARPENTER: Jansen Though it has odds stacked against it including the limited Kgalagadi district market, ambitious Fredrick Jansen, 28, says his carpentry and joinery business, Exclusive Interior Designers is going places. “I have a good plan and a...

TOURISM EXPO BEGINS

TOURISM EXPO BEGINS

Nov. 22 | ITS ON: Sekgororoane and Motse with other officials European Tour Operators coming to local expo Eighty-one European Tour Operators and Journalists are expected in Botswana from today to attend the first ever Botswana Travel and Tourism Expo in Kasane. Speaking...

MAKING EVENTS LOOK GOOD

MAKING EVENTS LOOK GOOD

Nov. 15 | THE CATERER: Keitheile After working for four years in the industry, Tebogo Keitheile, 29 decided she was ready to start her own business, Tebbie Mo’s Catering and Decorating Investments. If the success of her growing business is anything to go by,...

KEEPING YOUR WHEELS HEALTHY

KEEPING YOUR WHEELS HEALTHY

Nov. 1 | BUSINESS MINDED: Samu and Ramodisa Do you ever wonder when you will get money to replace your tires when they are no longer road worthy, or if one of your tyres is damaged? Well wonder no more because Power Tyres, a Gaborone based tire-services company...

BANKER WITH A BIG HEART

BANKER WITH A BIG HEART

Oct. 25 | PEOPLE’S PERSON: Ketshabile Brian Ketshabile, 29 says being a volunteer at heart makes him suited to his dream job which gives him the opportunity to interact with the community and offer products that change lives. “I’m driven by people and most...

TALKING RESPONSIBLE DRINKING

TALKING RESPONSIBLE DRINKING

Oct. 18 | MOUTH PIECE: Mokoro He is the man in charge of KBL communications and he comes from the banking environment. Archie Mokoka sat down with the bubbly man to find out how he deals with the huge challenges involved with producing and selling alcohol in Botswana. Who...

MONEY IN HATS

MONEY IN HATS

Oct. 11 | HAT-TRICKS: Bok with her products Challenges of life in the Kgalagadi desert have led creative Welleminah Bok to look to her creativity to erk a living in sandy Tshane village. One day when Bok, 50 came back from work in Kang where she was employed by...

FLAVOUR OF THE MOMENT

FLAVOUR OF THE MOMENT

Aug. 16 | Slushy taste takes Gaborone by storm ENTERPRISING: Shagwa pouring slushy in a cup Last year on a very hot day, Kofi Shagwa, 29 was craving a slushy-a drink his dad liked while in Canada, but could not find it around and this led to the birth of Slushy...

THE ART OF MAKING MONEY

THE ART OF MAKING MONEY

Aug. 2 | BUSINESS MINDED: Mere talking to her customers at the Consumer Fair Ambitious Senwelo Mere, 23, has turned her love for Art into a business employing six people. She told Voice Money that she intends to make her business an international venture. Known...

PROVIDING DELIGHTFUL EVENTS

PROVIDING DELIGHTFUL EVENTS

Jul. 19 | Wedding Couches from Party Delights Do you want to have an out of this world wedding or party? Party Delights will certainly bring your dream celebration to life. The company which was established in 2010 provides catering equipment and deco for all...

A MOTHER’S NIGHTMARE

A MOTHER’S NIGHTMARE

Feb. 15 | HIJACKED: Chedza Ngeza HIJACKER STEALS CAR WITH BABY INSIDE A Tsolamosese mother watched in horror on Wednesday morning  as a knife wielding hijacker sped off with her two- year- old daughter at  Extension 10 in Gaborone. Chadza Ngeza, 47, an Assistant...

LEADING THE NEW HIFI

LEADING THE NEW HIFI

Dec. 1 | AMBITIOUS: Gokganwang He joined Hifi Corp in 2010 but early this year he left for greener pastures. When the store revamped recently he went back to head it as the branch manager. He is charged with giving customers a world class shopping experience that...

MOVING TOURISTS

MOVING TOURISTS

Sep. 21 | Vincent Mongati, 42, Protours Managing Director has always had a passion for touring which eventually led to him quitting his job to turn his passion into a business.  THE TRANSPORTER: Mongati “Ever since I was young, I have always liked travelling....

TAKING PULE TO THE TOP

TAKING PULE TO THE TOP

Aug. 31 | Pule Group popularly known as Pule Funerals is reshaping to be at the top and at the helm is Chief Executive Officer Ned Phatshwane from Marapong village. Having worked for government institutions all his previous career, Phatshwane is setlling well in...

GANTSI AGRICULTURAL FAIR A SUCCESS

GANTSI AGRICULTURAL FAIR A SUCCESS

Jun. 29 | ON PARADE: The bulls which were shown off at the fair Ghanzi was the place to be last week as the annual Ghanzi Agriculture Show was taking place. Farmers, agriculture suppliers, financiers and other supporting businesses as well as people looking to...

PREPARAING FOR 13th WOMEN’S EXPO UNDERWAY

PREPARAING FOR 13th WOMEN’S EXPO UNDERWAY

Jun. 22 | Economic empowerement for local women will once again take centre stage next week during the 13th National Women’s Expo which will be held under the theme: ‘Empowering Women Entrepreneurs; Key to sustainable Economic Development. POSITIVE: Vaencia...