Mdu the Party & Dato Seiko join star-studded DSTV Delicious 2023 as headliners
In anticipation of the upcoming DStv Delicious International Food & Music Festival in September 2023, excitement is building in Johannesburg and beyond. As the event approaches, the city is preparing to celebrate its rich heritage with a uniquely African flair at the iconic Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit. This year... Read more
Countdown to Glotto’s debut at the upcoming New York Fashion Week.
Glotto, the vibrant fashion brand hailing from Botswana, that has also carved it’s mark in Botswana’s youth culture is set to make a splash on the runway during New York Fashion Week from September 5 to 12. This exciting news was shared by Glotto’s founder and creative director, Mboko... Read more
Gaborone, August 22, 2023 – The highly anticipated 8th edition of the Yarona FM Music Awards (YAMAs) is all set to take place this November. After a virtual hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the YAMAs are returning in full glory with a physical attendance. The awards ceremony is... Read more
Mzansi Magic calls out for authentic local Botswana productions
21 August 2023. Gaborone, Botswana. Today MultiChoice Botswana announced that local content creators can take part in a truly African production opportunity. Mzansi Magic on DStv Botswana channel 161 has issued a call for submissions for made-for-tv movies made specifically for Batswana audiences, as well as for a Local... Read more
African Throne Tour: Cassper Nyovest & Nasty C Set to Ignite Botswana with Local Talent in Explosive Concert!
Botswana, get ready to experience a musical explosion like never before! The African Throne Tour, a groundbreaking collaboration between hip-hop heavyweights Cassper Nyovest and Nasty C, is about to rock your world. This monumental concert journey, spanning continents from Africa to Dubai and the UK, is making a thunderous... Read more
Ytv’s Partnership with DStv Aims to Boost Botswana’s Creative Industry and Local Content Production
On August 14, 2023, MultiChoice Botswana announced the launch of a new local content television channel called Ytv on its DStv platform in Botswana. Ytv is positioned as a free-to-air channel that pledges to offer 30% local content to viewers. The channel aims to provide authentic and engaging local... Read more
Mpho Sebina (Botswana) Recognized at Basadi in Music Awards
This week marked the remarkable celebration of female talent and accomplishments in the music industry through the Basadi in Music Awards. Established in 2022, this awards ceremony pays homage to the impressive contributions of women across the music spectrum, spanning singers, rappers, DJs, composers, producers, and creatives. At the... Read more
Calling All Creatives: The National Arts Council of Botswana’s Arts and Culture Grant Applications is open
The National Arts Council of Botswana is currently accepting applications for its Arts and Culture Grant. The primary mission of the NACB is to foster the growth and protection of the Arts and Culture Sector in Botswana, both locally and internationally. Through their Grants Programme, the NACB aims to... Read more
Celebrate the 40th Edition of The Perfect Noise Sessions with Sensational Headliner Kayso
For over three years, The Perfect Noise Sessions has been captivating audiences in Gaborone with its incredible showcase of local talent. This one-of-a-kind music show features a prominent homegrown musician as the headliner, accompanied by an impressive lineup of 10-15 diverse local acts. From poets and improv actors to... Read more
Could Botswana finally win GRAMMY? Recording Academy’s new ‘Best African Music Performance’ suggests so
The world gets ready to jam to, and groove to beats from Africa like never before as the prestigious GRAMMY Awards introduces a brand-new category: Best African Music Performance. This exciting addition recognizes the incredible talent and unique musical expressions that originate from the diverse African continent, including right... Read more