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Irene Shone
  • Urgent calls for fossil fuel phase out and adaptation finance

    Post COP28, the Botswana Green Building Council (BotGBC) emerges as a driving force in steering Botswana towards a net-zero, healthy, and resilient built environment.Botswana Green Building Council - BotGBC President, Tebogo Modisagape said this is a...

  • COP-28 achieves unprecedented milestones

    The 28th session of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP-28) held in Dubai has yielded significant agreements, including the Loss and Damage Fund.The United Arab Emirates, whose Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology...

  • EXPRESS YOURSELF

    Fashion enthusiasts came out to honour Collections by BK Proctor 'Express Yourself' fashion gala this past weekend.All came looking fabulous and dazzling, as though they were part of the parading models of the night. The setup of the event...

  • 86-year-old disabled man finally receives running water

    The life of an 86 year-old Ramonnanyana Mosala of Ranaka village changed instantly for the better when a standpipe was installed in his yard recently.The octogenarian with a disability, lives alone and fetching water daily was an impossible task.He...

  • Dare to Dream motivates children to pursue STEAME

    It was a dream come true for 70 boys and girls from Makgori village and Jwaneng town on Saturday when Dare To Dream hosted them for scenic flights over Gaborone.This was the organisation's motivation for the children, especially girls to explore...

  • EXAM CRISIS

    All hell broke loose at the Botswana Examinations Council (BEC) last week when some final examinations paper circulated on social media before they were written, leading to the entire exam being postponed for two weeks to safeguard integrity.The...

  • Man brutally attacked with broken bottle and knife for being gay

    With the passage of time, life seems to get complicated for the bubbly Maun socialite and gay, Opelo Sarina Mosweu, as he often has to contend with homophobia in all its forms.The 23-year-old Sarina, found himself soaked in blood recently at Lunar...

  • Mrs Botswana is Mrs Top Africa

    The beautiful queen of the universe, otherwise Mrs Botswana, Portiah Sthabiso Mokgathong has kept her promise to win at the just ended grand finale of Mrs Universe in Philippines.It is the first time ever, since the inception of the pageant, that...

  • Youth involvement in climate change crucial

    The role of youth in combating climate change should be made intentional, inclusive and must be financed in order to promote sustainable growth in climate issues in Africa.Public Relations Officer at Botswana Climate Change Network (BCCN), Boitumelo...

  • Coal-to-liquids refinery set up in Palapye

    Sooner than later, Botswana could see a coal-to-liquids refinery set up in Palapye, producing car fuels, tar, soap products, ammonia, and many more coal liquefying by-products-based industries.Vice Chancellor of Botswana International University of...

  • SUN EXPEDITION

    The Maun Studios Bed and Breakfast situated on the banks of the Thamalakane River in Maun, is a little paradise that offers pure relaxation and a great ambiance.The guest house studio suites are set under a riverine tree canopy in a secure, private...

  • NKASHI CLASSIC!

    The annual Nkashi Classic 2023 will finally take place this Saturday, with local heavy weights sharing the stage.The renowned Koolkat Motyiko of ‘Seronga’ fame, four-string guitar legend Stiga Sola and the singing sensation Charma Gal will be...

  • In the business of beauty

    Belle Visages is one beauty house envisioned to crown women with elegant hairstyles and clean makeup.Owner of this beauty studio, Unaswi Vusa, is of the view that the local beauty industry is getting saturated day by day, and it takes art and...

  • DJ Gosso BW dreams big

    Onkeme Nthokgo, better known as DJ Gosso BW is a deep house DJ with greater ambitions.The Bokaa born and raised DJ’s journey into the Disc Jockey world was inspired by his love for music. He is now a resident DJ for different bars and lounges, and...

  • AfriK ultimate hero search coming

    Gilbert Seagile aka PP wa Pimp of Gilbert Promotions has been appointed as the SADC Countries Coordinator and Promoter of the AfriK Ultimate Hero Search show.Afrik ultimate Hero search is an African Dishes, Cultural heritage andcreative-lifestyle...

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