Saturday, 23 September 2017

News

HATAB CEO appointed new chairperson of RETOSA

HATAB CEO appointed new chairperson of RETOSA

In accepting the baton from the outgoing chair, Rakorong said, “I am humbled for this opportunity to lead a team of very experienced people. My role is just to co-ordinate everyone who plays a key role towards securing the smart partnership between the Region’s private sector players and RETOSA. The SADC governments have now the urgent task to activate the tourism coordinating unit at the SADC Secretariat which is a key requirement for the completion of the RETOSA transformation.”

Travel

Khama marches for elephants, rhinos, lions and the pangolin

Khama marches for elephants, rhinos, lions and the pangolin

Botswana is an active participant in this global activation with about 1, 000 walkers recorded in Gaborone and another 1, 000 in Kasane in 2016 where over P300, 000 was raised towards the country’s conservation projects, and this year Batswana in Gaborone, Kasane and Maun will be marching once again.

Celebs

Jordie, the trailblazing ‘Golesedi’ vocalist unplugged

Jordie, the trailblazing ‘Golesedi’ vocalist unplugged

The first time we came across Jordie Ngala’s soothing voice was through one of the hottest songs to ever come out of BW titled ‘Golesedi’ aptly produced and engineered by DJ Chef Gustos. The 22-year-old and 3rd year Network Security and Computer Forensics student at Botho University is fast carving her own golden niche in the cutthroat music industry and has set her ambitions beyond the usually short-fused lifespan locally.

Sport

Favourites Township Rollers faces Tafic in league opener

Favourites Township Rollers faces Tafic in league opener

The Botswana Premier League (BPL) and sponsors BTC have agreed on a three year deal to the tune of P39 million with a charity tournament forming part of the new deal. Speaking at the sponsorship launch this week, BPL Board Chairman, Rapula Okaile confirmed that Rollers and Tafic will kick off the league, which is expected to be big and better.

lifestyle

Resego brings hope to the hopeless through soulful ballads

Resego brings hope to the hopeless through soulful ballads

I am a very observant person and I also like listening to other peoples’ stories because there is always something to learn about the human behavior and also about you. I love it when people are happy; I just give general advices based on my personal experiences and also what other people are always going through in their daily lives.

events

Dithubaruba: When Culture Attracts Tourism

Dithubaruba: When Culture Attracts Tourism

In between being regaled by these artistic ensembles, the gathered hoi polloi and the elites were also treated to some sumptuous traditional treats such as bogobe ba lerotse, seswaa sa kgomo, seswaa sa podi, koko ya Setswana, bojalwa ba Setswana, dinawa, morogo wa dinawa and many other wide-ranging and lip-smacking traditional delicacies.

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BTC Premiership 2016/2017
# Team P GD PTS
1 Township Rollers 30 40 66
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