• Mmakgodumo Cultural Festival

    Mmakgodumo Cultural Festival0

    The annual Mmakgodumo cultural festival will be held on the 10th of October under the theme ‘My Culture my Pride.’ The Bangwaketse like other tribes will be celebrating their culture and history of their origin at Mmakgodumo dam. Activities will start on Friday 9th with urban night born fire where artists will be performing. On

  • Makgadikgadi Epic this weekend

    Makgadikgadi Epic this weekend0

    The second Makgadikgadi Epic is on this coming weekend. The second instalment is expected to attract double the number of people who attended the inaugural edition. Slated for 2nd-4th October at Makgadikgadi Pans the event would for the first time have exciting activities such as hot air balloons for a better aerial view.

  • Miss Independence Mochudi 2015

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    Former Miss Earth Air Botswana 2009 Lebopo Motshegwe has organised Miss Independence Mochudi 2015 under the theme “Our culture our heritage”. This theme looks at encouraging the youth to be passionate about Botswana culture, to preserve it as well to know who they are and understanding its origins. Ten ladies will be battling for this

  • Local artists billed for Sweden

    Local artists billed for Sweden0

    Some of the traditional and RnB music artistes will on September 27th leave the country for Sweden for Independence celebrations. Samantha Mogwe, Banjo Mosele, Lekofi and Nunu Ramogotsi are other artistes who will be dishing out their talents overseas. Speaking to Big Weekend, the organizer for the trip Soares Katumbela said artistes will stage three

  • Chaka Chaka coming to Botswana

    Chaka Chaka coming to Botswana0

    An internationally recognised and highly respected South African singer, songwriter, entrepreneur, humanitarian and teacher Yvonne Chaka Chaka is expected in Botswana early November. Chaka Chaka will grace the Miss Africa Botswana grand finale which will be held at the Fair Grounds on the 7th of November. While in Botswana, the “Princess of Africa” will share

  • Jojo drops Bo-Rrasetori

    Jojo drops Bo-Rrasetori0

    Just a few weeks before she performs in Dallas at the Afrima Magazine Awards, Rejoice “Jojo” Gaonakala has released her second album titled Bo-Rra setori. The album was released on 11 September and will soon be available countrywide. The ‘Mpatiseng’ hit maker comes with a totally new sound fusing traditional music with a bit of

  • Snow drops The Mirror

    Snow drops The Mirror0

    Snow has dropped his mini DvD titled The mirror which is aimed at taking viewers through Snow’s life as an artist and further show what inspires him to do what he does on stage. The DvD also includes four of his music videos, being The Mirror which is his lead single of both the DvD

  • Sushi’s Zetuzane

    Sushi’s Zetuzane0

    Kozo Mabuta aka Miss Sushi has dropped a single titled Zetuzane. This is a Sesubiya term meaning ‘Tla re tshameke or Tla rebine’. The Chobe born Miss Sushi is an artist who does soul house music, only this time around she wanted to do something different. So she decided to do a song with a

  • Sorry Babe Tour

    Sorry Babe Tour0

    Vebrok Brooks will go on tour starting this Friday at Ozone in Lobatse. The tour dubbed “Sorry babe” tour from Diva Vebrok’s latest offering would see a star studded line up including DJ Sly, Spiza, Thuli, Bouncy, Captain Dira and Fiesta Black of DJ Ganyani fame. The tour would contunie to Dladleng Entertainment in Moshupa

  • Meet deep Mayer

    Meet deep Mayer0

    Thato Kamiwa aka Deep Mayer is a young man from Mahalapye who fell in love with House music back 2001 particularly Soul Candy Records. He told Big Weekend that even though she grew up in an era of RnB and Hip Hop he still fell inlove with House music. “I then became an assistance producer

  • Ance’ Lizard moment

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    Lizard Entertainment seem to be the night spot of choice for visitors in Francistown. The club has hosted A-listers for birthday sessions and it was no surprise when Burkina Faso striker Aristide Bance rocked up last Saturday night. The lanky Centre Forward mingled with fans and some of the Zebras players for a night of

  • Shumba’s Independence Fest

    Shumba’s Independence Fest0

    Ke thala Dintle hit-maker would be at Chithahwu Lodge on the 30th September for there annual Independence bash. The lodge is situated between Ramokgwebana and Jackalas 1. Organiser Natalie Mphinyane told Grooving in The Ghetto that Ratshega would be accompanied by Street Gang, MC Umaga, DJ Kaytwo and Motizoman. “For all those who would want

  • Miss Francistown at Adansonia

    Miss Francistown at Adansonia0

    On the 31st August auditions were held for the second Miss Francistown beauty pageant. The first of its kind pageant saw 15 gorgeous ladies who strutted their stuff donning designs by some of the city’s best designers make it to the finals. Designers included Lucia Matunga (Fashion Tips), Boitumelo Amanda (Talama Designs) and Goitseone Tshimologo

  • Dithubaruba weekend

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    Bakwena celebrate their culture Multitudes are expected to throng the ninth edition of Bakwena Cultural festival Dithubaruba this Saturday. This annual festival is meant to revive Bakwena culture and to celebrate the tribe’s rich history. Activities on the day include dikhwaere, borankana, tsutsube and other traditional dances. The event starts at 9 am and would

  • Tonkana Tour with Majalisa

    Tonkana Tour with Majalisa0

    Kabelo Mogwe is leaving no stones unturned to take the latest Culture Spears album ‘Kokomochane’ to the people. Culture Spears are on a nationwide tour dubbed “Tonkana”. This tour started last months with gigs in Thebephatshwa, Kasane, Francistown and Selebi Phikwe. After roping in Kelly Khumalo of Asiine fame ,for the Phikwe tour, Spears have

  • Miss Heart to Heart

    Miss Heart to Heart0

    Glen valley youth club will today (Friday) host a pageant that appreciates the power of the girl child within societies and promotes character building. The pageant, Miss Heart to Heart intends to reach out to people living with disabilities and underprivileged women and children. It targets youths from the ages of 15 and 25 years

  • Lagos Live Jazz

    Lagos Live Jazz0

    Francistown’s  Sunday afternoons will never be the same again. Club Lagos Management have finally found the missing piece to Ghetto’s entertainment puzzle; Live Jazz! The city has been yearning for live music, and now those long boring sundays are over. Grooving in the Ghetto would like to congratulate the management for taking the initiative which will give the city’s instrument players

  • Selibi-Phikwe Independence fiesta

    Selibi-Phikwe Independence fiesta0

    Selibi-Phikwe residents will next month be treated to fun-filled day as the country celebrates in 49 years of independence. Unlike in the past when most traveled to other towns and cities to have fun, this time fun has come to their door steps. Thatayaone Moagi and Tshepang Mphatha have organized a family fun day at

  • Tase drops Praise God

    Tase drops Praise God0

    Thomas Tase who trades by the name Dollaboy, has dropped his first ever album titled Praise God. The gospel artist’s 10 tracked album was recorded at Elos Multimedia, and was produced by Levi Mberego. In the album which comprises of praise and worship songs, Tase has featured the likes of Faith Man who is a

  • Khuli Chana billed for Masa roof top

    Khuli Chana billed for Masa roof top0

    Fanning the flames of Botswana’s growing social scene, Lansmore Masa Square is set to host South African Artist, KhuliChana, who is billed to play alongside local heavyweights, OnealAfrica, and DJ Homie. The music show to be held on Friday 4thSeptember 2015, is yet another testament of Lansmore’s heightened caliber of entertainment offerings as well as


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