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September 30, 2018 4:00 AM Epic Eco to open in 48-hr style

Kealeboga Sedumedi also known as DJ KSB of Mark Media Entertainment told Arts & Culture that the event will start with a family fun day and later on stage a music festival. He said they have invited a house music artist from South Africa Musiq Mo and a Naija pop music artist from Ghana called Danslip Music. “Children will get to play various games during 150

September 25, 2018 11:50 AM Liquor industry implores govt not to cut alcohol levy …for now

Liquor traders, under the umbrella of the Botswana Alcohol Industry Association (BAIA), held discussions with assistant trade minister, Moiseraele Goya at their AGM yesterday morning. The meeting came as government’s ongoing efforts to review both the alcohol levy and the liquor trading hours, continue through countrywide consultative meetings 161

September 24, 2018 4:00 AM ITF Grills Local Coaches

The course, which gets underway this week, is conducted by Pieter Joubert from South Africa, Freeman Nyamukora (Zimbabwe) and Tapiwa Masunga. Botswana Tennis Association (BTA) vice president, Oaitse Thipe told Monitor Sport that the level one training is for all coaches in schools and clubs. He said the coaches are taught about introducing tennis to children 155

September 21, 2018 4:00 AM Gov't to chase Chase to court

On Wednesday, Department of Wildlife and National Parks (DWNP) deputy director Churchill Collyer, revealed that government has taken the matter to the Attorney General to look into a possible breach of Chase’s contract with government. He was responding to questions during a tour by local and international media of various sites where Chase recently 167

September 19, 2018 11:53 AM Police search for fatal hit and run suspect

The unknown vehicle reportedly ran over and killed a 62-year-old woman suspected to have been to cross the road. Assistant superintendent, Zachariah Tshenyego said they have not arrested anyone in connection to the case. He said a passerby saw the old woman on the road but did not see her get hit by a car. an autopsy and was handed over to her family 167

September 18, 2018 4:00 AM BERA Laptop Acquisition Raises Eyebrows

He went on to accuse some of his colleagues in the Board and senior management for tainting his name. Sources claim that Ndove made a controversial sale of computers to the energy regulator through his company Pipe King Services. According to documents seen by The Monitor, Ndove sold four laptops to BERA for Board members at the value of P34, 384. According 182

September 17, 2018 4:00 AM NBC: Lessons from abroad

Switzerland is a migration country with about 2.1 million foreigners as at 2018, Matthey told the conference held at Adansonia. The current national population of Switzerland stands at about 8.5 million people. “For a country to be successful, you need to be very open in so far as migration issues are concerned,” Matthey advised. He said what made his company 156

September 17, 2018 4:00 AM Stampede as gov’t raises P1.1bn on bond market

Each quarter, the Bank of Botswana (BoB) holds auctions of bonds and six-month treasury bills on behalf of government under the P15 billion note issuance programme which dates back to February 2011. The auctions are limited to commercial banks, who hold exclusive bidding rights. The August 31 auction was marked by intense bidding, due largely to the debut 159

September 16, 2018 4:00 AM Frank De Painter in a state of heavenly madness

History tells us that creative people sometimes go into a state of “heavenly madness” and it enables them to communicate deeply with their art, be it visual or performing. Frank The Painter is a man who likes to tell his stories through his artworks and his creativity has proven to be essential. We may never know the emotional effects that drives him to strike 150

September 16, 2018 4:00 AM Mojoko hoists Botswana flag at Miss Planet

The 25-year-old from Goshwe village in the North East, told Arts & Culture she was proud to be selected to represent the country on the international platform. She confidently said she would hoist the country’s flag higher by representing it very well and show the world that indeed Botswana has intelligent and talented beautiful young women. The international 165