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Nnasaretha Kgamanyane
  • Miss Botswana organisers decry lack of support

    Though the date for the World pageant is yet to be confirmed, Chombo has been busy with preparations as she plans to bring the crown home.However, the management team says it has found it difficult to receive support for the queen with only a few...

  • Ferguson to grace Renewal Aesthetics Convention

    With only 40 tickets available, attendees will have the opportunity to indulge in the finest wellness offerings at a secret location.According to the Managing Director, Dr Matlhogonolo Mongwa-Mouwane, ticket prices range from P5,000 to P10,000 with...

  • Moses is Miss Supranational Botswana 2023 queen

    Moses, who had being doing pretty well from the beginning, won the hearts of many people with not just her beauty but confidence and intellect.In a very competitive beauty pageant filled with beautiful and intelligent young women, she managed to...

  • All Badiragatsi Music Festival gives artists exposure

    According to the event organisers, the occasion brings a twist to the music festival scene which is more about contemporary music by including live and acapella. Event organiser and host, Kagiso Ranku said the idea is to give lesser known artists a...

  • Tumelo outshines young queens

    Tumelo, who is the daughter to Member of Parliament for Francistown South, Wynter Mmolotsi also won Miss Popularity award during the pageantry. Together with three beautiful young girls who represented Botswana at the pageantry, they beautifully flew...

  • Monyatsi twin sisters run beauty studio

    These young entrepreneurs describes themselves as perfectionists, confident, multi-taskers, go-getters and creatives. In an interview with Arts & Culture, Khumo said LAKAY Beauty Studio was established in 2019 and fully registered and incorporated in...

  • Kitsane’s pen art a dream come true

    The 21-year-old, who is doing Bachelor of Engineering degree at the University of Botswana, makes distorted and commissioned artworks. In an interview with Arts & Culture, Kitsane said she first started drawing at a tender age when she was...

  • SA's beauty queen lands in Gaborone

    During her stay in the country, she will crown Miss Supranational Botswana 2023 queen tomorrow at the pageantry’s grand finale at Royal Aria Convention Centre in Tlokweng tomorrow.When addressing the media and Top 12 finalists at a press briefing...

  • Cultural extravaganza at Madikwe Cultural Festival

    In an interview with the event’s founder and patron Tshegofatso Powane, she said the Madikwe Cultural Festival’s purpose was to showcase Setswana culture through performing arts, traditional edutainment games, artifacts and food.She explained...

  • Memories of a bad Easter

    When I first heard there was a new contagious disease that had broken out in China and was spreading like wildfire to other countries, I never thought it would arrive in Africa, more especially Botswana.However, after reporting the first confirmed...

  • Young queens represent Botswana at Little Mister and Miss Africa

    The queens who were chosen at the Mister and Miss Little Botswana pageantry grand finale from four different categories include Toto Miss Queendeline Motshabi, Mini Miss Arefa Motingwa, Miss Pre Teen Jessica Jack and Miss Little Botswana Tumelo...

  • Knowing: Epilepsy first aid can save a life

    Not only that, but the stigma around epilepsy caused by a lack of understanding of the condition also contributes to ignorance and, therefore, puts people’s lives at risk.The Monitor Correspondent Nnsaretha Kgamanyane writes Following these easy...

  • Clap and tap concert thrills

    The event attracted a big audience some of whom came from across the border in South Africa and other local dignitaries. Even though it started a bit late from the set time, the wait was surely worthy it as the choirs that were showcasing came...

  • Miss Millennium vows to continue empowering women

    “We purposely decided to celebrate this price giving which started three years ago.The inception of Miss Millennium started in 2008. We decided to host this price giving in April to celebrate the month of women hence our decision to have this prize...

  • Gov’t dismisses shortage of medication claim

    Lately parents whose children have being diagnosed with measles, have been complaining about lack of medications, consequently forcing them to buy from chemists and pharmacies.Some parents also indicated that they went to various health facilities...

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