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Larona Makhaiza
  • DJ Wallay dies in suspected suicide

    The news of his passing surfaced on social media on Wednesday morning. In an interview with MmegiOnline, Gaborone West Police Station commander, Superintendent Knight Moalosi confirmed that they are investigating a case of a suspected suicide....

  • Grand Palm to start sex talk

    Sex is the one topics that is Batswana hardly discuss, but The Grand Palm will be looking to illuminate sex talk through the comedy night event.The Grand Palm marketing manager, Malebogo Bahakgametse explained that they chosen sex as the agenda item...

  • Doctors get 15% emergency call allowance

    A joint statement from BDU, Botswana Government Workers Union (BOGOWU) and Trainers and Allied Workers Union (TAWU) has revealed that the government have successfully concluded an agreement on doctors emergency call allowance with the...

  • Maine: Photographer who turned out to be a visual artist

    However, that did not seem to be the case for one Karabo Maine, a 36-year-old Mochudi native who swapped his camera and lenses for paint and brush as he ventured into visual arts. In an interview with Arts & Culture, Maine revealed that prior to...

  • Gunners players earn as little as P1,200

    Despite the low salaries, the Lobatse side has been struggling to keep up with payments, with players unpaid since February. Gunners, bottom of the Botswana Premier League, were thrown into further turmoil this week when Masisi resigned, joining a...

  • Things fall further apart at Gunners as committee deserts

    The club's administration has been left threadbare after the recent departure of secretary-general, Benson Mere resigned on Thursday. The assistant secretary-general post has been vacant and public relations officer, Ishmael Monkutlwatsi has also...

  • Botswana Youth Awards return bigger

    The first awards were in 2014 as a way to appreciate the great work done by the youth in all aspects and disciplines. The organisers have promised a bigger and better sixth edition of the awards on their return with the number of entries being...

  • Chaos reigns in Matebele, Matebejana match

    A free-for-all brawl broke out the minute after the referee red carded Matebele goalkeeper, Kenalemang Neo. After a goalless first half, the game sparked into life on the hour, albeit for all the wrong reasons.Matebejana broke on the counter, which...

  • BTU halts corporal punisment

    This emerged at the BTU media briefing and stakeholder engagement on the thorny issue of corporal punishment. On Monday, the BTU held a media briefing, where they engaged other stakeholders about issues such as corporal punishment.The BTU...

  • Inaugural Exchange to celebrate culture

    In an interview with Arts & Culture, Joy Setshedi of Joy Foundation Development revealed that through the event, they decided to go a different route and try something new from musical events in order to celebrate “our very own culture” that is...

  • Team Distant to go on European Tour

    In an interview with Arts & Culture, Team Distant front man Roy Kasale revealed that preparations are on for the European tour this year. “Yes we will be having an European tour this year but not all is finalised with the arrangements for the...

  • Tough battle awaits Notwane against Young Stars

    Notwane will want to put their title chase back on track and stay in touch with First Division South log leaders, Matebele, who are threatening to run away with the title.Jwaneng side, Young Stars have proved a tough nut to crack with a brilliant run...

  • Rosen launches Botswana traditional cookbook

    The launch for the book titled, ‘Taste of Botswana’ took place at Botswana Craft on Friday. Rosen said it all started with an idea of producing her own cuisine book of traditional food.She said Botswana’s very own traditional recipes have not...

  • Matenge showcases UAV prototype Sheperd V1

    The two were able to complete the UAV with funding support from the Botswana Digital and Innovation Hub (BDIH). At the Matsieng Airstrip in Rasesa last week, Matenge (Thero) did a flight demonstration before relevant stakeholders showing the UAV...

  • Modukanele named sportswoman of the year

    The award comes after her good showing in the ring last year during the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, United Kingdom. She won a bronze medal in the 45-48kg category.Her sensational run in the past two years seemed to be quite enough for the fists...

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