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May 12, 2018 4:00 AM BFA to decide on Morocco’s 2026 bid

Morocco is bidding to become the second African country to host World Cup, and officials from the North African country were recently in Botswana to present their bid book. BFA president, Maclean Letshwiti said they will make a decision after the meeting of the National Executive Committee (NEC) on May 25. “They (Morocco officials) were in Botswana to present 137

April 25, 2018 11:36 AM Clap 'n Tap splendour at Botho

Lighthouse Theatre Promotions founder Mashumba Mashumba said the mouthwatering Clap n Tap Music Festival dubbed ‘Lobebe lwa mmino wa Seposetolo’ was expected to bring gospel music lovers a time of their life when the most followed and prominent Botswana and South African gospel choirs share the stage. “The choirs expected to partake in the much anticipated 139

April 23, 2018 4:00 AM Botswana, Zambia cement 50 years ties

President Mokgweetsi Masisi’s inaugural working visit to Zambia demonstrated the significance Botswana attached to consolidating bilateral relations between the two countries. During his visit to Zambia last week, President Edgar Lungu requested Masisi to officiate at the 92nd Zambia Agricultural and Commercial Show in August. Accepting the invite, Masisi 134

April 8, 2018 4:00 AM Geofrey offers conceptualised photography

According to the artist, the colour of Coca Cola matches the African skin colour and that is where the concept is derived from. His genre is a narrative and tells stories through photography, particularly stories of dark African skin tones. He stated that #CokeSkin is a build-up to a photography book he is currently working on. Being black to him means 168

April 4, 2018 3:16 PM Six perished in Eloyi accident

Others are admitted in critical condition at the Nyangabgwe Referral hospital’s intensive care unit. The combi carrying members of the Modipane Eloyi Church collided with another, which had on board members of an unnamed church from South Africa, headed to Zimbabwe. Four commuters of the Eloyi combi including the driver, a middle-aged man, two middle-aged 153

March 29, 2018 12:45 PM Letsoaka shortlisted for TD job

The 54-year-old was spotted at the BFA’s Lekidi Football Centre on Wednesday morning, where it was confirmed that he was amongst applicants shortlisted for interviews for the vacant TD role. Letsoaka has been without a job since leaving Bloemfontein Celtics last year and has been linked with the lucrative Kaizer Chiefs head coach’s role. He led the South 154

March 28, 2018 6:36 AM Botswana's Ambassador to Germany dead

According to the press statement from Southern African Customs Union, (SACU) Ambassador Moremi passed away on Monday March 26, 2018 in Berlin, Germany. Ambassador Moremi was the founding Executive Secreatry of SACU from 2004 to 2014. She was the first resident Ambassador of Botswana to Germany following the opening of the Embassy in Berlin in 2013. Ambassador 149

March 25, 2018 4:00 AM Artist passionate about photo pointillism

Kutlo Mabua was born and raised in Mahalapye and is a visual artist who specialises in pointillism. Pointillism or stapling is a process of making dots using different pressures that result in tones to create a picture using fibre pens and micro fine liners. For this pointillist, his motivation is derived from individuals who are a reflection of him or his reflection 162

March 23, 2018 3:41 PM Khama to unveil two iconic monuments before he goes

The unveiling events will both be conducted by President Ian Khama at 1130hrs on each date. The Tropic of Capricorn is one of the three imaginary lines along with the Tropic of Cancer and the Equator which are believed to cut across the planet Earth with the Equator being the longest line of latitude. The imaginary lines are based on the position of the Sun in relation 161

March 23, 2018 3:00 PM Zebras date regular sparring partners, Lesotho

The match will be used to bid outgoing President, Ian Khama, whose 10-year reign ends on March 31, 2018. Khama is a passionate football fan and a Botswana Football Association (BFA) patron. The BFA has consistently managed to arrange friendly matches for Zebras coach, David Bright, a rare change, after his predecessor, Peter Butler once went for six months 167