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November 4, 2018 4:00 AM Mmamontle helps Batswana move local products

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 167

October 29, 2018 4:00 AM Botswana, Russia jostle for top diamond post

Botswana is the largest producer of rough diamonds by value, while Russia is the largest producer by volume. Botswana last chaired the KPCS in 2006, after Russia’s own term ended in 2005. Under KPCS rules, the annual battle to lead the organisation is focussed on the vice chair, as the vice automatically becomes chair the following year. The vice is chosen 172

October 25, 2018 1:13 PM Prisoner escapes grow sketchy

Initially, five prisoners had escaped from Selebi-Phikwe but police managed to re-arrest two of them one later that day whilst the other was arrested on Monday early morning leaving three on the run. On Monday yet another two prisoners both Zimbabweans escaped from the Broadhurst Magistrate’s Court. It’s still unclear how the said prisoners managed to escape 161

October 23, 2018 4:00 AM Tlatsa Lebala Organisers To Compensate For Postponement

The man behind the brand, Tshepiso Molapisi also known as Kast in the music industry told Showtime that while he could not get into much details as to the specific reason why the event was postponed, they will find a way to compensate those who had already bought tickets so that they don’t feel cheated. He said that they would upgrade some of the tickets 170

October 22, 2018 2:00 PM Rocky Start To Life For Rollers After Kavazovic

It was Popa’s first game after parting ways with coach, Nikola Kavazovic. Zimbabwean trio of Philani Mabhena, Morris Ruzivo and Terrence Mandaza made their debuts with the Kgatleng giants while Thabo Motang led the Rollers team. Rollers winger, Lemponye Tshireletso started on the bench for the first time in this campaign after being sidelined by the departed 155

October 22, 2018 4:00 AM The curse of Camp Dubai

What is shocking is that these self-appointed generals believe the war they are waging is a secret yet they are leaving their prints all over, continues Seretse. Seretse does not mention names but it is not difficult to tell who he is referring to. The irony of this statement is that Seretse is said to be one of those who told Masisi to his face at a Cabinet 164

October 21, 2018 4:00 AM DJ Sbi Tech breaking airwaves with chiwele

The high riding DJ who is scheduled to perform at this year’s Mahika Mahikeng Festival in Mafikeng, South Africa on December 9 told Arts & Culture that the song is the type of electronic music people listen and make in Africa. “The song is inspired by the old African story read to children to motivate them to listen to the elders. The story is about 157

October 17, 2018 10:03 AM Khama snubs Masisi at Serowe kgotla

The office of the former president has confirmed that Khama will not attend the President’s meeting. Khama’s private secretary, Mabedi Letsholo said on the phone, “The former HE will be having some private engagements on that day [Thursday] and will not be present at the [President Masisi’s] meeting”. Interestingly, this may be taken as a snub towards 188

October 14, 2018 4:00 AM Low key Tlatsa Lebala optimistic

Kast has already released the 100% local lineup for this year’s Tlatsa Lebala and it includes heavyweights such as Franco, Vee Mampeezy, Charma Gal, Slizer and many more. Kast told Arts & Culture that he has already revealed most of the acts and the rest will be upcoming artists. “Our initial target was 35 artists, and we are still receiving requests 177

October 8, 2018 4:00 AM How the alcohol levy nearly killed St Louis

The Ministry of Health and Wellness last year commissioned the Botswana Institute of Development Policy Analysis (BIDPA) to study the impact of the alcohol levy. Government officials have slowly revealed titbits from the study as they traverse the country in the ongoing consultations on the levy and trading hours. The full study, made available recently 161