Author

Maureen Odubeng
  • Scouts association launches re-set approach

    The launch, was graced by the Minister of Nationality, Immigration and Gender Affairs, Anna Mokgethi and other dignitaries. Botswana Scouts has put the country on the map by becoming the second country in the world to have scouts recruit and train a...

  • WEDO brings women together

    The theme of this year’s commemoration was: “Partnering to learn, empower, and grow.” Gaobakwe spoke of the need to embrace the changes that the Fourth Industrial Revolution has brought to the way business interacts with human beings. She spoke...

  • Mbo Releases 13th Novel

    The book was published in October, roughly three months after publishing yet another novel, 'The Stolen Documents', which came out in August of this year. Mbo, in a brief interview with The Monitor, said he wrote his latest offing in a space of...

  • Monax Shelter Provides Elderly With Warm Food

    Over the years, it has become visible that more and more elderly people are struggling due to many factors, be it that their children have moved to towns in search of greener pastures, or just that they have outlived their children. The big question...

  • UB Students Untangle 'Moral Fibre' Issues

    The four students Kgotso Tshenyego, Legodile Mosenene, Natasha Pheto, and Gobakwe Rabakane, through the project hope to untangle issues surrounding the ‘diminishing moral fibre’ within the society. The quartet explained to The Monitor it...

  • Leadership Guru to drill audience on ethics

    The Luncheon, for executives, managers, business people, entrepreneurs, and those at different levels of leadership in the public sector, seeks to help companies provide better services to their clientele. It will feature a presentation by Professor...

  • How Parties Fared in 2019 Parliamentary Election

    The BDP continued its 53-year rule by winning 38 seats in the 2019 polls. The results of the election, however, came with many surprises, which some people did not expect. While many parties contested in the election, the real competition was...

  • Wellness Coach To Set Up Lifestyle Centres

    Weight loss and a healthy lifestyle are some of the topics that many people discuss quite often, but find it hard to commit to. Many people, especially those who want to shed off excess fat, want the ‘fix me quick’ and usually go through...

  • Anufrieva to host fashion week early next year

    Credited for beating all odds to build a $100m-worth luxury fashion empire, Anufreiva is set to host a professional Fashion Week in Botswana oriented towards attracting both local and international designers, press, and buyers. Quizzed on why she...

  • Big Russian fashionista to set up school in Gabs

    The well-travelled influential personality in fashion circles around the world, is looking into working with local designers, both established and upcoming, to inculcate a spirit of pride and acceptance by the local market, in the products produced...

  • Did Makgato Attack Late Sir Seretse Khama?

    The first president of the country was also amongst the founders of the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) and the father to the former and fourth president, Ian Khama. In her remarks at a BDP rally in Chadibe village, Makgato said “ha e le gore...

  • SAB Elective AGM On The Cards

    SAB chairperson and also director of Naynax Security, Gaolatwe Modongo, told The Monitor that they have invited different stakeholders. They include Public Procurement and Asset Disposal Board (PPADB), Human Resource Development Council (HRDC),...

  • Praises To Fallen Media Giant, Beata Kasale

    More than having been a media guru, they also told of a warm, caring, selfless and hardworking woman, who touched many people’s lives in different ways. The funeral service, held at her farm in Marokolwane, attracted mourners from all walks of...

  • Masisi Drops More Hints On Alcohol

    While the origins of the document, labelled ‘Annexure 1: Proposed Liquor Trading Hours’ is unknown, when addressing Batswana living in the Kingdom of eSwatini, President Mokgweetsi Masisi, hinted that his government was planning to review...

  • Dive In: Bible Study Simplified

    Ashley Thaba is an American, currently residing in Botswana. She has written three books, Conquering the Giants, Healthy Eating Cookbook, and Dive In. Many will remember Ashley Thaba from her Conquering the Giants, which is a heart-breaking story of...

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