TITBITS: Miss Teen Universe Botswana hosts fashion Show

Miss Teen Universe Botswana will on Saturday (20 February 2016) host a fashion and talent show at the Aquarian Tide Hotel next to Airport Junction Mall in Gaborone. The event is slated to start at 1930hrs.

According to the director of the pageant, Messiah Jackson, the preliminary pageant will see three awards on offer: Top model Award, Best Talent Award as well as the Best Designer Award.

Furthermore, a local designer; Lorraine Ditsebe with her couture Butterfly Professional Designs will dress some of the 20 finalists on the day.

The sponsors of the pageant include Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture, Sunday Standard, Letshego Financial Services, Broadhurst Events and Media, Quihaba Pictures, Aquarian Tide Hotel, President Hotel, Sahara Hotel, Commclear, Lady’s Virgin Hair and Mokgabo Fabrics.



He rose to fame as a dance choreographer in the mid-2000s and was almost part of every music video. Amongst his biggest highlights was when he choreographed Vee’s celebrity and star-studded wedding in 2014. Popularly known as Skavanger in the music scenes; the young man has now metamorphosed to his birth name Kabelo Tiro, thus dumping the blithe moniker, Skavenger.

Kabelo Tiro is currently working on his new Jazzy and mature album to be released sometime this year. Yesterday at the Hamptons Jazz Festival press conference, Tiro sampled two songs from the upcoming album.

From what we heard, the new album promises to be a banger and Tiro noted that he will use the Hamptons Jazz Festival platform to sample his album to his fans.

He has been hired as an MC by the upcoming music festival alongside Juju Vine and Goitse Kgaswane of Big Brother Africa (BBA) fame.


Miss Botswana 2003, Boingotlo Motlalekgosi is excited about a bun baking in her oven. The former beauty queen who was recently involved in the scouting of talent for the inaugural Miss Africa Botswana beauty pageant together with former Big Brother Africa rep, Motamma Sesinyi is pregnant.

She recently, precisely on Valentine’s Day (February 14th ) and through her Facebook profile shared photos of her pregnancy thus arousing stimulating comments from her fans, friends and family. The photos were accompanied by a short message, “We count our blessings.”

We wish you all the best Boi!


Caitlyn Jenner seems to be taking a page out of daughter Kylie’s playbook by getting into the cosmetics biz. We’ve learned Caitlyn recently filed a trademark for exclusive rights to hawk makeup under her name. It’s not just cosmetics … Jenner’s application covers fragrances, makeup remover, nail polish, and skin care. Cait doesn’t have a clear plan on how or when she will break into the beauty business.

She wanted to secure the trademark before anyone else got the idea.  It’s a smart move considering Kylie’s insanely popular lip kit line sold out in seconds.



Rihanna was screaming and hysterical before she bailed on the Grammys, but there are conflicting stories about what triggered her outburst. Sources connected with the show and several sources who were not connected but present at the show tell TMZ … the singer was loudly expressing displeasure over her rehearsal. They say she was loud and upset and, as we first reported, bailed on the event.

Rihanna’s people say she had a medical issue … bronchitis that was so bad she could not perform and that’s why she left. Sources close to RiRi tell us she was too upset to stay and watch the show.

It’s interesting … Rihanna sang flawlessly two nights before the Grammys at a Lionel Richie charity event. Several sources say her voice was also great at the Grammys rehearsal.

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