THE OLYMPICS CLOSES AND TEAM BOTSWANA (ALMOST) MAKES US PROUD

  Today the greatest sporting extravaganza on the surface of the earth closes in Rio De Jenairo. After a fortnight of sporting spectacle and just before the beginning of the special olympics. Many Batswana have taken heart from the performamance of our team that we had sent out there. The 4×400 relay team has by […]

At 27, BOTSWANA’S WHIZ KID SOARS HIGH

After working as a teacher in Francistown, his boiling desire to explore programming further opened new doors for him. His name is Goitsemang Majaga, the twenty seven year old who owns a college and has developed software for government ministries and private companies in the mother country. He is the founder of Francistown College of […]

FORWARD EVER , BACKWARDS NEVER ….THE ENTREPRENEURSHIP STRUGGLE CONTINUES

“There are three types of people in this world. Firstly, there are people who make things happen. Then there are people who watch things happen. Lastly, there are people who ask, what happened?”(Steve Backley, a former British athlete, now a businessman and motivational speaker.) When calls are made to action by the government for its […]

TAKE A TASTE BUDS JOURNEY TO LA FRANCE VIA BOTSWANA

Tucked away in Gaborone’s Middle Star shopping complex in Partial is Lorraine’s NtloMaison, Gaborone’s first and only French Bistro Restaurant. The other establishments spread around the complex are aesthetically in sharp contrast to what the eye beholds upon entering Lorraine’s NtloMaison. Everything about the restaurant tantalizes the senses; the interior décor, feeling of being a […]

AGRICULTURE…ANOTHER BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY

The business of agriculture is realy untapped. This was clear at the recent Gaborone Agric show which ended this weekend. The show proved that many Batswana are involved in Agriculture. Our involvement is rather passive and is is seen as an outlet to raise passive income. The bulk of exhibition of the entire show was […]

Ex prisoner becomes an entrepreneur

Dotted along either side of the road that cuts between Gaborone dam and old Naledi, stretching until the rail way crossing, are a number of talented carpenters who use their own hands to earn a living, in an attempt to be self-reliant in the face of high unemployment rates currently seen in Botswana. One such […]

Ndiko – the biltong lady

The term entrepreneur is used to describe individuals who have ideas for products and or services that they turn into a working business. Entrepreneurship, the world over, is a term that is fortunately growing more and more to include women thanks to the many who are enterprising, making a success out of businesses using a […]

THATA BECOMES THE 50TH MISS BOTSWANA

Thata Kenosi, a twenty -one (21) year old university of Botswana student was crowned the 5oth Ms Botswana over the weekend. Miss Botswana pageant which always leave people to air their opinion was the same this year as it was in the past In the past the so called yellow bone factor was a contentious […]