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Nnasaretha Kgamanyane
  • Tau Ya Setso: A passionate folklore poet

    Also known as Tau Ya Setso in the local poetry space, Ontuetse explained that he grew up in a traditional family with his grandfather tending to the family cattle.He said his grandfather used to praise his cattle through poetry, which inspired him to...

  • DBS road show, boot camp celebrate emerging talent

    Addressing the gathering, Thato Sikwane also famed as DJ Fresh from Big Dawg Production, said Botswana possessed immense raw talent that needs to be discovered and polished for both national and international creative world. He explained that other...

  • Miss Millennium pageant maintains support for women

    They would get together whilst finding ways to make a positive impact in the lives of fellow underprivileged women. When addressing the gathering at the High Tea All White event hosted at the restaurant on Saturday, former Miss Millennium 2009...

  • Why is HIV prevalence highest in Mahalapye Central?

    A comparison of the 2013 Botswana AIDS Impact Survey (BAIS) with the recently released 2022 version of the same study, shows that nearly all districts in the country have seen their HIV prevalence drop between the two periods.The BAIS is the...

  • KG BW traditional dance group to empower youth

    While traditional dance groups have slowly faded from the scene, Ranku has found it fit to unite some youthful talents and set up a traditional band with the sole purpose of empowering one another.In an interview with Arts & Culture, the group’s...

  • Gospel songstress spreads wings

    The recording will take place in South Africa on March 4, 2023. The talented singer is among the few local artists making it on the international stage.In an interview with Arts & Culture, Esther Grace said she will not only be representing her brand...

  • Glitz Awards of BW Celebs to appreciate superstars

    Most such events are all about the glitz and glamour where many celebs showcase their personalities via their elegant outfits. But that has not been the case locally.However, the orgnaisers of the newly formed Annual Glitz Awards of BW Celebrities...

  • Erasmus in Bulgaria for MRS Universe

    Erasmus left on Sunday and arrived in Bulgaria on Monday where she had a meet and greet session with fellow contestants.In an interview with Arts & Culture, MRS Botswana beauty pageant director, Kgalalelo Lesetedi said Erasmus started her...

  • Prince Tom to stage ‘Oshima’ exhibition

    The youngster has been working on a new collection inspired by his childhood memories which will be displayed during his upcoming solo exhibition titled ‘Oshima' scheduled to be held before the end of February.“Oshima' is the name my mom...

  • Bantu Gold dresses celebrities

    Following that success, the fashion house has seized the opportunity with both hands and is spreading its wings. After clinching the Mr Price deal, the house moved swiftly and introduced a clothing line that is currently sold to fashionistas.Their...

  • Son of the Soil returns with beefed up line-up

    Organisers of the popular cultural festival have revealed what looks like a strong line-up, which also includes local's finest Sereetsi and The Natives, Mafitlhakgosi, Lizibo, Khoisan, Ndingo Johwa, Skit Kabomo (traditional stinkane and...

  • Traditional music lovers get a treat

    As a way of welcoming their members back from the festive season, Lerankana Social Club, a club house consisting of many different local traditional dance and song artists and dancers, hosted a Back to School event where members came dressed in...

  • Poeticblood: A spoken word poet who recites in three languages

    While many poets are rooted on one language, Poeticblood's performances use three languages interchangeably. The languages include Setswana, English and Shikgalagari.In an interview with Arts & Culture, the talented and beautiful poet said she...

  • MarkzowDavid on reshaping black culture context

    The Tutume native, who works predominantly in the medium of contemporary painting, drawing, sculpture and large signage installations in many instances, is acclaimed for brilliant use of knife, brush-painted portraits and landscapes.In an interview...

  • Young local queens make Botswana proud in Thailand

    Although they failed to bring the crowns home, they neither did not come empty handed from the pageant as they brought some awards. Botswana was represented by Katlego Mpudi on the (Mini), Puoeng Maje (Little), Leshatho Pabalinga (Pre-Teen), Tia...

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