Immigrant artists honored for contributions to American Society

Iman Issa and Meleko Mokgosi awarded $50,000 Vilcek Prizes for Creative Promise in Fine Arts NEW YORK, United States of America, February 2, 2017/ -- The Vilcek Foundation ( is pleased to announce Iman Issa, originally from Egypt, and Meleko Mokgosi, originally from Botswana, as recipients of the 2017 Vilcek Prizes for Creative Promise in Fine Arts.

13th February 2017

Motswana author helps youth discover innovation and entrepreneurship as a viable career choice

13th February 2017

A Motswana author, Boi Kgathi Rasmussen who is based in the Netherlands recently released a book that seeks to help youth (high school and university) learn how to be innovative and become entrepreneurs through her step-by-step book.

Sereetsi takes a step further with Kgalagadi Soul Tour

13th February 2017

Local jazz crooner Tomeletso Sereetsi alongside Mumba Yachi (Zambia) and AusTebza (South Africa) have embarked on an epic project.

Mafitlhakgosi and Chinese

13th February 2017

Mafitlhakgosi Traditional dance troupe gathered with a group of Chinese nationals this past weekend in a cultural exchange session held in the form of a dance fiesta at the Old Naledi Kgotla.

Setswana school treats children to traditional Setswana games & food

13th February 2017

Squeals of delight filled up the Botanical garden in Gaborone this Saturday as children from different private Model C schools (often referred to as English Medium schools) around Gaborone gathered at the grounds to experience Setswana culture.

COSBOTS pours cold water on ‘infighting’ rumours

13th February 2017

A team of artists who are also COSBOTS board members has dismissed the allegations that they want to be COSBOTS board members.

Jojo, Gilbert promotions in back love

6th February 2017

Rejoice Gaonakala who is popularly known by her stage name, Jojo, has retraced her steps back to Gilbert Promotions after she ditched the promotions company last year due to what she has termed ‘big headedness caused by her new found fame’.

Young Black and Sasa Klass’ shoot video for Live Your Life single

6th February 2017

Young Black refers to the single he recently released with Sasa Klaas as a collaboration they owed to the hip hop industry in Botswana.

Girls on Deck make their mark

6th February 2017

A Disc Jockey duo based in Francistown promises to cause a stir in the local music industry. The two, who go by the stage name Girls on Deck, are signed under Colastraw Records. Comprising of Lawless aged 24 years old and Missy (their stage names) aged 33 years old, the two young women dream of representing Botswana at places as far as Miami.

Comedy and poetry Valentines’ Day treat for Ftown

6th February 2017

Francistown Diggers In Hotel will be the place to be this coming Valentine’s Day as a lineup of poets and comedians will battle it out for the bragging rights of the city at a candle light event.

Kast takes Tlatsa Lebala campaign to new heights

23rd January 2017

Renowned American poet, Maya Angelou has once proclaimed that, “You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated.

Chase ropes in Dr Tawanda to add magic to Angela single

23rd January 2017

Chase Depapa (born Solomon Mabutho), a Francistown based producer, singer and videographer at Bon-Fella Records, has roped in Zimbabwean born singer and producer Dr Tawanda on his latest single offering.

Naisi Boy makes a comeback

23rd January 2017

Naisi Boy (real name Lesego Motlhagodi) has returned from his hiatus with renewed zest and energy.

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