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Nnasaretha Kgamanyane
  • Marriages hit 5-yr high as COVID-19 provides ‘discount weddings’

    Culturally, weddings are the height of social extravagance and even community prestige, with couples and their families typically spending tens of thousands of pula in putting on a memorable event for guests.By some conservative estimates the average...

  • Keitemoge puts Setswana culture into paintings

    In an interview with Arts & Culture, Keitemoge explained that learning the cultures and the religions of Batswana helped him to produce artworks that communicate with the community. Keitemoge added that his favourite pieces at the moment were a...

  • Maseng pens down life experiences

    "I like being able to make my writing something that other people can connect to, or relate to in some way by generalising the thoughts and experiences I am writing about. I believe I have a strong relationship with the written word,” Maseng...

  • Masege: The promising potter

    Masege uses artificial clay, clay soil, clay wheel, glazing paints and other wood products to make her breathtaking pieces. In an interview with Arts & Culture, Masege said she learnt pottery at Kgamanyane Junior Secondary School and preceded with...

  • Mack inspires females to get to the top

    She added that she was passionate about seeing women who were not afraid to grab life by the horns and just flourish. Mack added that it was her desire to inspire and rejuvenate the energy in women and the girl child.“So many times, we know our...

  • Mpulubusi publishes poetry book

    In an interview with Arts & Culture, she said she decided to collect those poems and compile them into a book. She said since she started writing poetry at tender age, she wanted to see herself go further as a poet hence the publication of Black....

  • Heroshima releases second single

    The group has been in the music scene for the past two years. The group does afro house, and originates from House Kwasa duo Wizards where the group leader Mivavo had been a dancer for over a decade.Being groomed by the legends in the industry has...

  • Mhlanga pays tribute to the late Lekofi

    He told Arts & Culture that he had a studio session at his house where John Selolwane, arranged for a recording of his ( Selolwane's) single during the month of July 2021 and the producer was Sejeso. He said the recording went well until one day...

  • Kwaito’s Letso drops Ntombi

    Tribal Tido and Rio Dee produced Ntombi. In an interview with Arts & Culture, Omtaka said the song talks about marriage."It is a feel good music for our roots as Africans. I just want to thank every one who have shown support from all the things...

  • Pregnant, alone and abandoned: Young mothers speak

    Being a young mother can be challenging. Raising a child is a challenging experience more especially for first-time young mothers. It is even more challenging for a single mother. Each day young, single mothers in society face financial struggles,...

  • Dike heals broken souls with art

    “I use acrylic paint, oil paint, pencil and pen to create my master pieces. I learnt art at school. I started doing art at Shakawe Junior Secondary School and later at Shakawe Senior Secondary School but I never took it seriously. Few years later,...

  • Morwaotsile releases first folklore album

    The album has five tracks namely; Ke Tswa Ga Mme, Letametu, Peba di le tharo, Pina e, Boatlaname and Selemela. In an interview with Arts & Culture, Morwaotsile said he started his music career under the indigenous folklore genre at a teen stage...

  • Success Capital restores period dignity for girls

    According to Success Capital chairperson, Kemelo Mozila they decided to celebrate the International Youth Day 2021 by making an impact on a girl-child’s life by donating sanitary pads to girls, their siblings and caregivers in partnership with the...

  • Hope Pageants Botswana Hosts Virtual Auditions

    “This beauty pageant is an international Christian based pageant focusing on community service rather than glitz and glamor. Everyone aged between 13 to 27 years of age is allowed to partake in the auditions. They will be done virtually by...

  • Period poverty leaves girls using tissue paper

    Many people who stay in the location migrated to the capital city seeking greener pastures and Bontleng is one of the more preferred areas for its affordable rent. While the idea of living a stone’s throw from the urban jungle appears attractive,...

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