Monday, 26 June 2017

News

Elte pours her heart out after battling depression

Elte pours her heart out after battling depression

I didn’t want to be in the limelight while deep down I was dying and crying out for help. I truly hit rock bottom and as much as I needed music to escape, I was also trying to hide the pregnancy because that meant more attention. I needed to hide away, hide all my problems. Oh, the battle was real. I never thought I would make it. I didn’t want to make it and I still have all the horrific memories and thoughts of what if and I should have done this and not done that. I just didn’t want to ever wake up.

Travel

My City of Gold #CastleLiteUnlocks experience

My City of Gold #CastleLiteUnlocks experience

The stage was torn up by the likes of Ricki Rick who opened up the show, followed by Cassper Nyovest and later, A-Reece. All these acts gave an undoubtedly thrilling performance. I have seen all of them perform before and in my home soil, Botswana, but their Jozi performance was amplified to the core. I was amazed that in between all acts and performances, there was not a single shout of “Are you there?”

Celebs

KBL spoils consumers at the Castle Lite Unlocks experience

KBL spoils consumers at the Castle Lite Unlocks experience

The #Castle Lite Unlocks featured Bryson Tiller and Travis Scott as the main acts for this year’s concert. Tiller and Scott performed at the Castle Lite Unlocks Concerts on the 15th and 16th of June in Johannesburg and Polokwane respectively. Other artists included Cassper Nyovest and Ricky Rick.

Sport

Netball trophy tour gets underway

Netball trophy tour gets underway

Former netball player, Samantha Mbakile has been selected as the trophy tour ambassador and she will be actively involved in all the activations. Batswana have been encouraged to buy tickets to the games to rally behind Team Botswana. The inaugural Netball World Youth Cup will be held in Gaborone, Botswana beginning July 8, with twenty countries competing from all of the International Netball Federation’s (INF) five regions, following qualifying rounds.

Music

DStv brings you the BET Awards across Africa

DStv brings you the BET Awards across Africa

As previously announced, Beyoncé dominates this year’s nominations with a total of seven including ‘Best Female R&B/Pop Artist,’ ‘Best Collaboration’ with Kendrick Lamar for “Freedom,” ‘Video of the Year,’ and ‘Album of the Year’ for Lemonade. Bruno Mars follows with five nods including ‘Album of the Year,’ ‘Best Male R&B/Pop Artist,’ and ‘Video of the Year’ for “24K Magic.” 

lifestyle

The Battle of divas juxtaposes music and fashion

The Battle of divas juxtaposes music and fashion

Another objective espoused by Brincat, he said is to encourage and help develop Botswana’s vocal talent, especially – but not limited to that of young women as well as to give ladies and other youths a platform from which to display and promote that talent.

events

Bryan Adams coming to rock South Africa

Bryan Adams coming to rock South Africa

Bryan Adams is hitting the road on a global tour following the release of his thirteenth studio album Get Up!. “We had a ball making this record,” Bryan Adams says of his latest record. Reunited with his original songwriting collaborator, Jim Vallance and newly connected to producer Jeff Lynne.

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2 Jwaneng Galaxy FC 30 24 58
3 Orapa United 30 19 51
4 Extension Gunners 30 6 47
5 Gaborone United 30 11 46
6 Security Systems 30 4 45
7 Center Chiefs 30 10 41
8 BDF XI 30 4 40
9 Black Forest 30 2 39
10 Gilport Lions 30 -8 39
11 Miscellaneous 30 -8 33
12 Sankoyo Bush Bucks 30 -8 33
13 POLICE XI 30 -6 32
14 Nico United 30 -18 32
15 Green Lovers 30 -32 21
16 Mahalapye Hotspurs 30 -40 19