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  • Trouble brewing for BOMU interim committee

    January 13, 2019 4:00 AM 1163

    Members, mostly artistes have threatened to sue the current committee for what they term maladministration and abuse of office. The committee has been at the helm since August 2018. Its chairperson, Taolo Moshaga was appointed last year after the council of arbitration nullified the election of the then committee and ordered its dissolution following

  • Bobonong residents brace for Baharena

    December 21, 2018 3:00 PM 955 3

    The mandate of the event is to give back to the community while having fun. The event will see residents being sold some stalls while the lineup for the DJs on the day will be 100% local. kids’ corner, jumping castle, face painting, free photoshoot, chill music, meat tasting, Tswana cuisine, beach volleyball, camp chair affair, fireworks, cocktails and many more. The event

  • Sun El Musician, DJ Ace to headline 4th Street Picnic

    December 16, 2018 4:00 AM 893

    The picnic is planned for the first episode of what will later turn into an annual event. Sun El Musician recently released three hit songs titled Sonini, Ntaba Ezikude and Ubala, and featuring Simmy. The soulful house DJ dropped a 12-track album titled Africa to the World on April 20 this year. King of slow jam, DJ Ace confirmed on his social media

  • Motswana youth wins Miss Eco International franchise

    December 2, 2018 4:00 AM 155

    Phofhedi told Arts and Culture that the pageantry grand finale would take place in Egypt next year March. He has hit the ground running, hosting Miss Eco International- Botswana auditions today at Masa Hotel. “Miss Eco International is a pageant officially registered in 2015 by the Ministry of Culture in Egypt to a company called Eco spire, in support

  • Ponka the disco queen releases Golokile

    December 2, 2018 4:00 AM 152

    The eight songs include Golokile, Mapantsula, Re Ka Lapa, Baba Ba Xolele, Lefatshe featuring Tawanda, Drive Safety, Go Fetogile and Seromamowa (RB1). “All my songs are meant to comfort my listeners. What makes my music more appealing and different from other genres is that through disco, I can freely convey any type of message I want. I can even infuse

  • Lesenepole’s Sekgarapeng fest on

    December 2, 2018 4:00 AM 156

    The annual event that takes place in Lesenepole on December 24, has proven a success since its inception back in 2012. According to the event coordinator, Gofa Motsamai, the idea came about after he realised that people from his village lacked entertainment during the festive season. He said once the bars in the area closed, people travelled to nearby

  • Sereetsi & The Natives launch sophomore album

    November 18, 2018 4:00 AM 165

    The album is dedicated to the late father of the group’s frontman, Tomeletso Sereetsi who told Arts & Culture that the launch will be a celebration of the unique Botswana four-string folk guitar traditionally made famous by giants like Stampore, George Swabi, Dikgang Malete and Sam Raditsebe to name but a few. Sereetsi, who dedicated the album to his late father

  • HotBox permeates through Daily Grind air

    November 18, 2018 4:00 AM 154

    Since the summer season started, coffee culture has changed a bit, but for coffee lovers nothing has changed really. Hotwire PRC recently invited lifestyle scribes for a morning of Hotbox coffee at The Daily Grind next to Main Mall in Gaborone. From a business perspective, this provides more opportunities for the development of specialty coffee in Botswana

  • Gospel TV show fundraise for Old Naledi children’s home

    November 4, 2018 4:00 AM 151

    The Melody Gospel TV Show season two was launched last Thursday following a successful season one, which was won by Mooketsi Gaontebale in April 2017. The talent search show airs on Btv. At the launch, BOSETU Funeral Scheme (BOFUS) was announced as one of this year’s sponsors. They are providing a general sponsorship worth P100, 000. Other sponsors include

  • Mmamontle helps Batswana move local products

    November 4, 2018 4:00 AM 167

    Global producers sometimes overlook consumers’ authentic issues, but small-scale businesses that do not have enough budget to take up shelf space in stores are now getting a platform to sell their products thanks to Mmamontle Store at Molapo Crossing Mall in Gaborone. The store located next to Stanbic Bank Piazza is hard to miss. Passers-by always enquire