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Monday 17 September 2018, 18:00 pm.
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 18:00 pm
In the same kgotla where President Mokgweetsi Masisi uttered his infamous ‘Ke lelope’ speech, Bakgatla Ba Ga Manaana tribe in Moshupa on Friday celebrated Dikgafela D...
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 11:43 am
Hardly three months after he announced his early retirement from the music industry, former kid sensation Mingo Touch has rescinded his decision and has released a new si...
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 11:40 am
A 19-year-old young woman from Rasesa, Oshebeng Makgaka, could not hide her joy when she was crowned Miss Independence Kgatleng 2018 at Ledingwana Guest House over the we...
Mon 10 Sep 2018, 18:00 pm
In a week full of events, it was time now for the music festival to bring down the curtain on the Gaborone International Music and Culture Week (GIMC) at the National Sta...
Mon 10 Sep 2018, 13:20 pm
The spring season has come down on people with winds and longer hours of daytime. On Friday, the queen of the Zulu comedy, Celeste Ntuli was exactly what the doctors orde...
Mon 10 Sep 2018, 13:20 pm
A group of artists calling themselves Raw Pillars of Art were the toast if this year’s GIMC Poetry show when they showed deeply how music fits into the poetic perspecti...
Mon 03 Sep 2018, 18:00 pm
When an announcement was made that the annual Dithubaruba Cultural festival would be held at the Molepolole Sports Complex, many had doubts that it would not be as good a...
Mon 03 Sep 2018, 11:24 am
This year’s weeklong event Gaborone International Music and Culture (GIMC) week started on a high note with the jazz event at Stanbic bank Piazza on Saturday.
Mon 27 Aug 2018, 18:00 pm
Gospel music sensation, MTN Joyous Celebration, charmed Gaborone with their Joyous 22 All for You Tour at the University of Botswana (UB) Indoor Sports Arena on Saturday ...
Mon 27 Aug 2018, 13:33 pm
While this year’s Kuru Dance Festival held at Dqae Qare Lodge in D’Kar featured dance groups from Botswana as well as an acclaimed Zulu group from South Africa, it wa...
Mon 27 Aug 2018, 13:33 pm
It was meant to be an event of utmost fun with a star-studded line-up to raise funds for charity.
Mon 20 Aug 2018, 18:00 pm
Dance, song and poetry were the highlights of the Batlokwa’s annual Mafifatswana Cultural Festival on Saturday.
Mon 20 Aug 2018, 13:22 pm
Local pageant organisers of the Miss Tourism International and Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International Mr/Miss Culture & Heritage Botswana Pageant Trust say they are...
Mon 20 Aug 2018, 13:13 pm
The first ever Annual Gospel Awards (AGA) 2018 ceremony was held at Ba Isago University on Saturday where multitudes of worshippers attended.
Mon 13 Aug 2018, 18:00 pm
Scores of gospel music enthusiasts filled up Ditshupo Hall to watch their favourite South African songstress, Winnie Mashaba perform on Saturday night during her fourth A...
Mon 13 Aug 2018, 12:47 pm
With less than two weeks left before Basarwa tribe celebrate 20 years of Kuru Dance Festival on August 24-25, 2018 at Dqae Qare San Lodge, the organisers have reflected o...
Mon 13 Aug 2018, 12:47 pm
Entertainment and sport mostly go hand-in-hand and in some cases it is always hard to separate the two. Even the biggest sporting events in the world like the Olympics an...
Mon 06 Aug 2018, 18:00 pm
When Yvonne Chaka Chaka said "I will perform like I have been paid 25 times" at a press conference prior to her debut at the Waar Was Jy Oldies Series at Botswana, where ...
Mon 06 Aug 2018, 12:06 pm
FRANCISTOWN: Night crawlers from all walks of life came in large numbers in wee hours of Saturday to watch South African rapper, Molemo Maarohanye’s show staged at Liza...
Mon 06 Aug 2018, 12:06 pm
St Joseph’s College on Saturday night assembled some of the best local musicians to celebrate music amongst others as an important element of culture during a cultural ...
Mon 06 Aug 2018, 12:06 pm
Katlego Twala is a young, seemingly shy young girl who simply enjoys playing dress up with her mother. But as the English adage goes, never judge a book by its cover.
Mon 30 Jul 2018, 18:00 pm
It was a night of non-stop laughter on Friday evening at the Rail Park Food Court area, as comedians took turns on stage delivering endless jokes during the Unplugged Com...
Mon 30 Jul 2018, 13:33 pm
FRANCISTOWN: There is no denying that piracy hurts musicians very hard, especially upcoming artists who are yet to establish themselves in the industry.
Mon 23 Jul 2018, 18:00 pm
A beautiful young woman, Cathy Mack, launched her first inspirational poetry book titled Dare To Become on Friday evening at President Hotel.
Mon 23 Jul 2018, 12:55 pm
For many years, Botswana’s selling point has been the stunning beauty of its unimaginable vastness, isolation and worldliness, and its astoundingly prolific wildlife an...
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