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Otlarongwa Kgweetsi
  • Fashion Industry takes spotlight

    The event was made possible through the partnership and sponsorship of CIPA, Duma FM, and Cresta, who all played a significant role in making the exhibition a success. Daisy Tlhaloganyang, the founder of Starlight Studio, said their mandate is to...

  • Perera prepares to shine

    The talented and accomplished young woman is a first-year student at the University of Johannesburg in South Africa, where she is pursuing a Degree in BCom Marketing. Miss Teenager Universe Botswana, Gimhani Mohau Perera said growing up, she always...

  • House of Nalah: Crafting natural wellness products

    Last year, determined to find a solution, she embarked on a journey to create high-quality products that are not only effective but also safe for the whole family.That was when her company, House of Nalah, was born.The business is a budding...

  • A Celebration of Artistic Expression

    This annual event which takes place every second week of February, brings together a diverse range of talents, including live performances, singing, poetry, rapping, open mic performances and art exhibitions. With its unique blend of music, coffee,...

  • LEA sets sights on agric, manufacturing

    These projects will be carried out in collaboration with Small, Micro and Medium Enterprises (SMME) in the country, said acting CEO Godfrey Molefe in a statement this week. These initiatives are part of LEA’s larger target of achieving a 17%...

  • Culture & Heritage Botswana Pageant Trust raises awareness

    The founder of Mr/Ms Culture & Heritage Botswana Pageant Trust, Millicent Shunda, said this year’s event was aimed at raising awareness about colon cancer while also promoting cultural exchange. The event, which was graced by different healthcare...

  • Kalahari Koola - Pioneers of locally produced beverages

    It was even problematic for net importers like Botswana, who rely heavily on imports from beverages to fuel and are reliant on established exporters like South Africa.However, the pandemic brought in business opportunities for a number of Batswana...

  • Miss Teen Africa Botswana Talent, Fashion Showcase on the cards

    Lame Jerry, the national director of Miss Teen Africa Botswana told Arts&Culture that the primary objective of the Talent and Fashion Showcase is to create an enabling environment for women empowerment.She said by providing a platform for young...

  • Pula The Musical nominated for Theatre Awards

    The musical, which had its debut play in November 2023 at the South African State Theatre, has been nominated in four categories namely, Best Lead in a Musical, Best Music Composer, Best Costume Design, and Best Musical. One of the highlights of the...

  • Asali’s products take beauty industry by storm

    However for Norma Asali Nlanda, a graduate of Economics and Public Administration from the University of Botswana, it was not to be case. Instead she chose to make a bold move to pursue entrepreneurship by establishing her own company, Asali Beauty,...

  • PPRA, BURS, BR settle 20-year old land dispute

    In its recently released annual report, the PPRA said negotiations between the three parastatals had been concluded, with the exchange of similar sized land. Land transfer processing and approvals for subdivision of the land were still underway as at...

  • Fashion Week to shine light on young designers

    The Fashion Week, which is organised by Starlight Studio, in partnership with Duma FM and Fashion Design and Creative Arts will be held under the theme, ‘Fashion Week of All Nations, Afrique Collections’. Its aim is to showcase and enhance the...

  • Mosenye’s tale of beauty and doctor

    The young medical practitioner, Dr Betty Mosenye, broke the norm and decided to use her spare time to unearth her entrepreneurial side.According to Mosenye, who is a medical doctor at Princess Marina Hospital, it all started in February 2022 while...

  • BSB profits up 147% despite challenges

    Half year results shared with investors on the Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE) this week attribute the profit before tax growth to higher fee and commission income, which witnessed a substantial increase of 105% year on year, primarily driven by the...

  • Len Bakeries; making sweet strides

    One company that has become a prominent name in the industry is Len Bakeries, which specialises in baking scones, cupcakes, mapakiwa and manufacturing of butter creams.Established in 2013, the business offers diverse products which include ice tea,...

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