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Iron Lady

Mahube - Sebeo tackles the ultimate fitness challenge Dubbed the ultimate human challenge, Iron Man pushes participants to their...

The good doctor

Changing public health system for better After a year- long registration process, Wada Goitsemang Keofitlhile and about 30 other...

The media champion

Her name may not attract much attention to those outside the media fraternity, but Caroline Phiri-Lubwika is a force to reckon with...

Winning through science

Excited about scooping the overall prize and named the Top Female Entrepreneur of the Total Startupper Challenge, 26-year-oldOgaufiSetlhogileshares her journey with Voice...

The joys of volunteering

For as long she can remember, Nthabiseng Mokgoabone has taken an interest in affording others her time. She...

Career women to the rescue

What started off as a WhatsApp message to friends asking if they knew anyone who needed formal work clothes, grew into something...

Young doctor takes on public speaking domain

Although she had not given it much thought, her good grades and her cousin’s influence swayed her to study medicine.

Celebrating love

Divas spill the beans on V-Day celebrations They blow up the airwaves with their soulful sounds transporting many to...

Taking the big leap

Never one to back down from a challenge, Lyllian Mako-Abrahamsson recently left her lucrative post as a Sales and Marketing Manager at...

From city slicker to village dame

Woman leaves urban comforts for countryside bliss Whilst many seek opportunities in towns and cities, 42 -year -old Mosidi...

Merck foundation to launch programmes in Botswana

In its bid to expand its African footprint, Merck Foundation is set to open its doors in Botswana. This...

Voice woman fighting a good fight

WOMEN AGAINST RAPE SPEAK OUT It is not a secret that many females live in fear, fear of possible...

Total Start-upper finalists to be announced

Following the exciting call to entry, petroleum giant Total, will tomorrow (Friday) announce the top 15 finalists shortlisted from the 159 entries...

A life of music

Born of a musical family, Mmaphala Letsatle’s existence has been characterized by melodic sounds since childhood. Indeed, her very name is steeped in musical meaning. “My...

Gaonalive hosts entrepreneurship chat

GAONALIVE CELEBRATES 3RD ANNIVERSARY A collaboration between three sisters dubbed GaonaLive is a television production company with an online You tube channel. The company aims to...

Let’s talk about sex

With her sharp, confident wit, searing intelligence and hypnotic voice, Michelle Phetlhe’s rapid rise in the Eventing Industry is hardly a surprise. A gifted public...

Botswana’s export to Senegal

Tiny Deswai explores sights and sounds of Dakar During a recent trip to Dakar Senegal it was heartwarming to catch up with a familiar face...

Taking the Thabie D brand to the world

Expanding her business footprint, accomplished fashion designer, Thabiso Dibeela has been spreading her wings in Africa and beyond. So far she the up and coming...

Queen of hearts

LOCAL LASS GETS RECOGNITION FOR HUMANITARIAN DEEDS IN EUROPE London: Boikanyo Phenyo is not sophisticated, either by looks or any measurement. She remains the village...

For the love of a country

Cynthia Mothelesi wears her passion for all things Setswana on her sleeve. “We are a beautiful people with so much to share.” Muses the up...

Beauty with a purpose

BULLYING SPURS TEEN INTO PAGEANTRY AND GOOD WORKS At just 13 years of age, Wendy Motlhabane's self assuredness is impressive. The standard seven pupil at Phillip...

My boyfriend almost killed me

Ruth Moyeni could have easily become another statistic of women killed by their partners, but she survived. And though grateful to be alive, she is...

Born to serve

53 year old Mochudi born, Lorato Pheto is not just passionate about customer service but lives it as well. Long before customer service was all...

Driven by science

Her love for science has persisted throughout school and with only two more years to go before she acquires her doctorate, 28- year -old...

Metro Salutem magazine launched

Comprehensive guide to health issues For years he harbored an interest of publishing a health magazine and recently his dream was finally realized. Named Metro Salutem,...

The future of jobs

Seminar to address unemployment The 4th annual Business Breakfast seminar billed for August 30th promises to be eye opening. Following the theme 'Jobs For the Future...

The footie star breaking barriers

Growing up on the dusty streets of Francistown, Sedilame Bosija never imagined football would play such a prominent part in her life. Never in her...

Back with a bang

BROWN SUGAR RETURNS AFTER 18 YEARS HIATUS Despite their 18- year absence in the music scene, Brown Sugar had the older audience reminiscing about the...

Dealing with depression with the use of Cannabis

World Health Organisation (WHO) indicates that there are 450 million people in the world suffering from mental illnesses. This includes conditions such as depression, bipolar,...

Surviving the loss of a husband

Young widow speaks out At a tender age of 24, Potso Lopang got married to her best friend, Tinaye Victor Lopang and went on to...

Breaking infertility stigma

African women speak out at 'Merck, More Than a Mother' gathering Merck Foundation hosted Merck Health Media Training 2018 for the African journalist on 10th...

The rising star that is Kagiso Madibana

Kagiso Madibana is currently the Monitoring & Evaluation, Gender & Communications Analyst for the Kgalagadi & Gantsi Ecosystems Project at the United Nations Development...

Beauty on wheels

Born and bred in Kanye, 27- year -old Phemelo Kebuseofe came to Gaborone to pursue her degree in Business Administration at the University of...

For the love of tennis

23 years ago, an eight-year-old Tapiwa Marobela picked up a tennis racquet for the very first time. Much has changed since that fateful day on...

My whirlwind week as a tourist

North West Tourism board in partnership with N12 treasure route (Potchefstroom) Bojanala Platinum District Municipality along with the department of Tourism extended an invitation...

Putting the go in Gogontlejang

She is Botswana’s poster child, having lived the majority of her 23 years in the spotlight, modelling true patriotism though her philanthropic work. Gogontlejang Phaladi...

Master of her own destiny

At the age of 26, Neo Skillo Aabobe has her hands full. The young Kanye lass is a mother, a radio personality, and a...

Storyteller redefined

Ntshole telling BW'S authentic stories For close to two decades she was the darling of the airwaves. Her infectious laugh won her many admirers as her...

Surviving mental and physical hell

On the surface, Neltah Mosimanegape appears to have it all. With her radiant good looks, searing intelligence and bubbly, outgoing nature, as well as a...

Against all odds

Growing up, Patricia Nkwane was told she would never amount to anything. It was a message that was drummed into her by the very people...