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ONALENNA MODIKWA
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  • Why Botswana should embrace Bitcoin

    After several years of skepticism and misunderstanding about cryptocurrencies, Botswana’s lawmakers passed a bill to regulate crypto trading last February. Even though the bitcoin ecosystem in Botswana is relatively new, the step taken by lawmakers...

  • Khoemacau accident claims two lives

    “Investigations into the cause of the accident are ongoing. It appears that the two, both blasting crew members, had proceeded underground to perform tasks at the Tshukudu section 140m below surface.Their bodies were discovered by their colleagues....

  • Birthday, dijo & good times

    I do quite a bit of shopping at Sebele complex and often times see people having a meal or clinking mimosas at Rhapsody's on the patio seating. The exterior gives nothing away as the establishment is secluded in its own corner with ample parking...

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  • Increased Workload for teachers would affect quality teaching

    According to Teaching Sector trade union, BOSETU, With such huge workloads, teachers would not only be fatigued, but would also not have time to prepare for lessons, that is, doing lesson plans, preparing teaching aids, setting internal tests and...

  • Revel in the Rebel

    One of the first times I recall tasting her dishes was at a live demo she was partaking in at a Food and Home type fair hosted mantlheng a ka ko trade fair. I remember that the theme for that day was cooking and being creative with traditional foods....

  • Lenovo, UB to drive digital entrepreneurship

    As part of the partnership, Lenovo handed over to UB, a first of its kind Digital Entrepreneurship Pod. This is the first stage of a shared vision to enable the future generations of graduates between Lenovo and the UB as part of a strategic...

  • MoBE's hardline stance in new teachers’ extra workload

    According to BOSETU, their letter dated 7 May 2022, through which they had requested for an urgent meeting on 10th May 2022 to discuss the workload issue as the problem was now getting out of hand, did not materialise but but in turn, the Ministry...

  • Education Ministry Ducking BOSETU

    BOSETU says their constructive, honest, transparent and fair engagements with MoBE.Executives were through a virtual meeting on 9th February 2022, where MoBE Executives requested to be given some time to complete an exercise they have started, of...

  • BOSETU Rallies Teachers to Abandon extra Workload

    “This would be in line with good faith engagement as trade unions cannot engage on matters that have already been implemented; We encourage members throughout the country to religiously stick to this guidance to assist unions to engage with...

  • Who are Katlholo, Magosi?

    KatlholoHe is the managing director of Tyedo Investments (Pty) Ltd where he is an anti-corruption specialist. Having pioneered the DCEC, Katlholo was brought back to the helm of the graft-busting agency in 2020 on a three-year contract after Joseph...

  • Multichoice BW hosts content showcase

    The event, which was held at the cozy, green and homely venue at the Conservatory BW in Phakalane, saw social media influencers engage in an in-depth introduction to some of the latest and upcoming content on DStv. The brunch was a delightful mix of...

  • Reject Morwaeng, Masisi, draconian law – BPF

    Amongst the amendments are that the name of the President shall not be used in a derogatory manner, disrespectfully or impute any improper motives in the person of the President in any parliamentary debate; members of the committees must reflect the...

  • A meal by The Hill ko Café Dijo

    Gongwe I watch too much TV because here I am making yet another reference, being the hit TV sitcom Friends. Perhaps I was just a huge fan of the franchise. I got into Friends in high school, where I was youthful, fun and already a social...

  • Limkokwing hosts a career discovery week

    The week long initiative is targeted at the prospective 2022 new intake students, parents, industry captains, professional trainers, financial institutions, human resource development professionals and the general public.The university aims to give...

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