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August 17, 2018 11:30 AM Moalosi named BTC Premiership best player

He was named as the Player of the season, the most prestigious category, as he also bagged another big one, in which the majority of his fellow Premier League players voted him for the Players' Player of the season award. The winners were announced today after a long anticipation in which the awards ceremony was not held, sparking disappointment from the football 181

August 14, 2018 4:00 AM Charma Gal, Slizer Spice Up Charity Cup

Although not as big as these global events, similarly the BTC Charity Cup football tournament held over the weekend at the National Stadium would not have made sense without performances, especially from local artists. Despite the fact that the performers were not voted for like the teams playing in the tournament they managed to keep the crowd entertained 158

July 29, 2018 4:00 AM Unplugged to bring the house down

Inspired by the need to see the country’s comedy movement grow, Rail Park Mall is hosting the event for its copious customers. The event will bring non-stop laughter with the most sought-after international and local comedians, where the audience will be treated to too much hilarity courtesy of all the featured comedians such as Clive Chigubu from Zimbabwe 157

May 29, 2018 1:39 PM De Beers U-turns, jumps into synthetics

De Beers previously singled out synthetic or lab-grown diamonds as the biggest threat to rough diamonds, as players in the former industry pushed out countless carats, at low input costs, while marketing these as natural. By not only labelling its lab-grown diamonds, but also cutting their prices and flooding the market with them, De Beers is hoping 99

May 27, 2018 4:00 AM DJ Colastraw optimistic of Toropo ya Muka success

The fourth edition of the festival will be held this weekend at Botho University campus, a venue considered relatively safe and secure. Last year’s event that was staged at the Francistown Sports Complex was a notable success but was punctuated with some security lapses. “Just like we have said before, security for the event is our priority. We had meetings 136

May 20, 2018 4:00 AM Hefty budget for Motlha's one-man show

These are the words Suffocate, Motlha’s manager and producer uttered at a press conference held at the Stanbic Bank Piazza in Molapo Shopping Complex on Tuesday for the singer’s upcoming one-man show. Suffocate and his team wants to set the bar high when they launch the country’s most trending artist, and one could sense it from his speech on Tuesday 141

April 29, 2018 4:00 AM Kurly Roots to stage a natural hair show

Kurly Roots is a public communication campaign aiming to endorse better treatment of natural hair and to purposely serve as a platform that advocates for the better treatment and full embrace of natural hair. Kemo Segotso who is the campaign manager told Arts & Culture that after conducting a bit of research and interpreting it, there was discovery that not everyone 155

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 162

February 23, 2018 3:00 PM Sports budget inches closer to P100 million

The actual figure from last year was just above P60million, but rose to P93million, thanks to the country hosting a number of international events, which included the World Youth Netball Cup and the World Baseball Softball Confederation Congress. This year’s increase, therefore is significant, considering Botswana will host only one major tournament 140