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Category: Culture

10 Advantages Of Learning A Foreign Language

With only two official languages in Botswana and a little over 2 million people, one might not find any reason to learn a foreign language. In actual fact, learning...

Wilson Ngoni Showcases His Artistic Talent At ITB In Berlin Germany

Our very own talented artist Wilson Ngoni grabbed a lot of attention at the Adventure Stand during the ITB Berlin, international travel Bourse,that took place last...

Dineo Forces Son Of The Soil Postponement!

Cyclone Dineo ga se wa bana, heavy rains have forced Son of The Soil organizers to move the event from this coming weekend to the 4th March 2017. The Son of The Soil...

National Languages Day Commemorations To Be Held On Friday 24th February

This day has come at the right time as the linguistic situation in Botswana is complex and consists of dying languages. The Ministry of Youth Empowerment, Sport and...

Motswana Painter Meleko Mokgosi Wins Big In America

Making us proud internationally is unconventional painter Meleko Mokgos, who is the winner of the Vilcek Prizes for Creative Promise in Fine Arts. These Vilcek Prizes...

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Berry Heart

A lot of people only know Berry as an attention seeker who loves showing off her voluptuous figure in skimpy clothing. This renowned poet comes from far, there are a...

10 Benefits Of Learning Another African Language

As with English speakers the world over, it is very easy to be a complacent monoglot in Botswana. There are immigrants from all over Africa who stay in Botswana, so if...

National Museum Is Hosting A Month Long Special Exhibit On The Impact Of Volunteers

To recognize the close to 50 year partnership between Peace Corps and Política de Botsuana, the National Museum is hosting a month long special exhibit on the impact...

2nd Annual Poetavango Awards For Short Fiction Calls For Submissions

Poetavango Spoken Word Poetry announces the second of its annual literary award competition, the Poetavango Award for Short Fiction. The competition focuses only on the...

Botswana’s Story: From Humble Beginnings To An African Success Story!

It is now common knowledge to the world that we are in the midst of celebrating 50 years as an independent country. Such a small country has come far, from an...

Miss Culture And Peace Botswana 2016 Kenaope Eyes The International Crown

When it comes to international beauty pageants we hold our own. Kenaope Modisankwe who recently won Miss Culture has her eyes set on Miss Peace and Culture which will be...

It’s Yet Another Blue, Black And White Friday, Show Your Stripes!

It’s another blue black and white Friday in preparation for our golden jubilee celebrations. Citizens are encouraged to wear these colors every Friday to show that...

UNESCO International Fund For The Promotion Of Culture Calls For 2016 Proposals

Are you an artist or creator? An NGO or a non-profit private body or a public body, whose activities contribute to the promotion of culture and artistic creation? If...

Mmamongwato Pageant Celebrates Variance In The Beauty Of Women!

The much talked about pageant dubbed Mmamongwato slated for July 30th will kick start with auditions in a fortnight’s time. This unique pageant is aimed at...

Miss Africa Pageant Hits Zimbabwe

The biggest beauty pageant in the continent, Miss Africa is now heading to Zimbabwe. Miss Africa Zimbabwe, scheduled for April 29 this year under the auspices of...

A New BTV Show, Our Wedding Day Hits Our Screens

Primetime Media,  has announced the launch of a new and riveting magazine show, Our Wedding Day  which is set to be broadcast on Botswana Television every Saturday at...

Smart Culture Campaign Against The Erosion Of National Pride

Smart Culture is a deliberate strategy to develop the core ethical and performance values that are widely affirmed across all cultures in Botswana through positive...

Miss RADP Aims At Empowering Young Women!

Miss RADP is a local beauty pageant of its kind. It is an initiative started by the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development which is aimed at promoting gender...