Thursday, May 5, 2016

Columns

Columns
The Voice Columnist
Love, life and death

Love, life and death

WHITE SKIRT: Hello my friend. Just the person I’m looking for. I missed this week’s issue of The Voice and you are the perfect person...

Cabinet in community outreach drive

Pula Sports Development Association in conjunction with the Cabinet Community Service has today opened Bontleng Futsal Park. Cabinet members and some senior officials from the...
She has gold digger tendencies

She has gold digger tendencies

I’m a fervid fan of your page and I make sure that every weekend I get a copy of The Voice specifically for your...
Empty talk

Empty talk

Recently on Saturday in the afternoon, Voice cartoonist, Lesole Ntshole accompanied some friends to a hair salon above Choppies supermarket at Gaborone station and...
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Mind Your Own Business

Environmental Awareness A factory worker tells a fellow employee, “This is so boring, I’ve got to get the rest of the day off." The man asks,...
Must I pay?

Must I pay?

I need your advice; I booked a restaurant for a private birthday dinner on April 2 and I was quoted P6,600,which is P220 per...
Funeral woes

Funeral woes

  Recently, Voice cartoonist, Lesole Ntshole was boarding a Morwa-Bokaa combi on his way from Mochudi to Morwa when he overheard a conversation between the...
Can men befriend women for no ulterior motives?

Can men befriend women for no ulterior motives?

  In a queue waiting for a combi to Game City , Voice cartoonist, Lesole Ntshole heard a conversation between some passengers talking about why...

Baby Daddy’s Woman Insults me

DEAR GASE: I have a problem: the woman who stays with my baby daddy keeps hurling insults at me, calling me an old woman. Help...

Cheap and Nasty

I am just doing my job. That line can really get on my nerves… especially when it comes from someone who is paid to keep...
Conversation from Combi

Will Rollers Prevail?

Time will tell Catching an early morning combi on his way to work on Friday morning, Voice reporter George Moore’s commute was livened up by...

Just seven days?

  I bought a microwave from a store in Gaborone. After sometime I realised it was not a built in for my designed kitchen. I pleaded with...

They broke my TV!

  I need help regarding my TV that got cracked whilst being transported by a removals company. My household goods were being transported from Maun to...

Good Friday Focus

  Good things often come out of bad situations. That thought came to me when I looked at the calendar and noticed this issue of The...

Conversations from Facebook

Faras says: Hi Gase, people always talk of “Follow your dreams”, but getting started is always a challenge if you don’t have funds. Gase says: True...it's very,...

My Boyfriend is Secretive

I am in a relationship and have been dating this guy for about five years. We used to fight and afterwards we’d sort everything...

Good Friday Focus

Good things often come out of bad situations. That thought came to me when I looked at the calendar and noticed this issue of The...
Ask Gase

My girlfriend is not honest

  I met my girlfriend in September 2014; everything was going well until last year in December when I discovered that she is married. After I...
Beginner’s Mind

Beginner’s Mind

  If you can talk you can sing; if you can walk you can dance. That African saying is well known around the world but for...
Consumer's Voice

Must I answer silly questions?

  I stand to be corrected if need be. I get very irritated when I walk into a bank to deposit money and I am asked...
Consumer's Voice

Is BigOption authentic?

  I came across this business called BigOption, their business is about how they can help you make money and be a millionaire. So I would...
Ask Gase

He lied about his HIV+ status

  Good day. I have a problem, I am in a relationship with this man and I love him very much. I discovered that he is...
Ask Gase

She wats me to choose between her and my business partner

  Dear Gase, I’m in a relationship (6yrs) with one lovely lady. She recently found one gentleman in my house whom I have befriended because we...

Commuter’s blues on the bus

  On Saturday, Voice cartoonist, Lesole Ntshole was at the bus rank in Gaborone in a queue waiting for a bus to Mochudi when he...

Can the loan shark humiliate me?

  I took a loan from a loan shark in Kanye in December. My first instalment was supposed to be in January 2016, but it did...

Where’s my tablet?

  I bought a brand new tablet for P1,400 on November 4 2015. I used it until November 28 when the screen just blacked out while...

My man is addicted to sex

  Dear Gase, I think I am dating a guy who is kind of a sex addict. The reason why I feel this way is because ever...

A complaint most men have about women

  Recently voice cartoonist, Lesole Ntshole heard a conversation between a taxi driver and passengers in Gaborone on why women generally take long to get...

My boyfriend paid lobola for his baby mama

  Hi Gase... I’m in deep love with a man and our relationship was improving day by day, but then I discovered that beginning of 2015...
Superboy

Hello, Its Superboy Again!

    My girlfriend just behaves like a child who has no respect for her parent, and not only for her mum but for her older...

How does hire purchase work?

  If you buy goods on credit and pay for some time and default and they are repossessed is the contract terminated? Or as the consumer...

Personal Best

  Riding a bike is no laughing matter. Well, at least it isn’t for some people. That’s fine for pros like Eritrea’s Daniel Teklehaimanot who is pictured...

What is World Ventures?

  I am always intrigued by the way that you help us to think and pick on scam wanting to rob us our hard earned...

Can I get my money back?

  I got married last year and as is the norm my name was published at the DC's office before wedding day. After a few days...

Help me get my money back

  I would like you to assist me regarding a payment I made but never got the services I paid for. I tried to register a...

High Tech Toll

  A man walks into a bar, sits down, and starts poking at his hand and putting it next to his ear. "What are you doing?”...

Conversation with Superboy

  Superboy: Umh! I’m caught up in my indecision; I once wrote to you about my relationship with a girl who is now my ex. We broke...
Ignorant taxi drivers worry passengers

Ignorant taxi drivers worry passengers

  Recently, Voice cartoonist, Lesole Ntshole was in a Block 10 combi from the bus rank to the Main Mall in Gaborone when he heard...

I need him to pay child maintenance

  We went to court early 2010 and the father of my child was asked to pay the amount of P350.00 per month via my...

I’m in love with a cheat

  Compliments, hope this mail finds you in good health. I want you to assist me. I am dating a lady of the same age. I love...