culture and art

culture and art

The unpredictable voice and trumpet melody… Mandisi Dyantyis

The unpredictable voice and trumpet melody… Mandisi Dyantyis

Africa-Press - Botswana. Laughter is a part of human behavior regulated by the brain, helping humans clarify their intentions in social interactions and providing...
More fun as Makgadikgadi Epic returns

More fun as Makgadikgadi Epic returns

Africa-Press - Botswana. If you had any other plans for July 1-3, 2022 besides Makgadikgadi Epic, cancel them because all roads today lead to...
Marope’s artistry taps into nostalgia

Marope’s artistry taps into nostalgia

Africa-Press - Botswana. The making of any good visual artist is in their ability to make sense from anything that might not make sense...
South Africa: Five African documentaries to watch at the Encounters International Festival

South Africa: Five African documentaries to watch at the Encounters International Festival

Africa-Press - Botswana. The Encounters South African International Documentary Festival returns to theatres for the first time in two years, with in-person screenings taking...
Annual Fete De La Musique returns

Annual Fete De La Musique returns

Africa-Press - Botswana. The Annual Fete De La Musique festival hosted by the Alliance Française Gaborone is back! This year, the event is held...
A Setswana translation of Dear Upright African to be launched at Oxford

A Setswana translation of Dear Upright African to be launched at Oxford

Africa-Press - Botswana. A Setswana version of Donald Molosi’s multi-award-winning manifesto called “Dear Upright African” will be launched this year starting with a reading...
TRUTH IN RHYTHMS & RHYMES POETIC SHOW

TRUTH IN RHYTHMS & RHYMES POETIC SHOW

Africa-Press - Botswana. Gospel poet Kgomotsego Otukile is this week hosting a poetic show, Truth in Rhythms and Rhymes. Ms.Kay as commonly known, will...
Ghana's Pan African Heritage Museum seeks to reclaim Africa's history

Ghana’s Pan African Heritage Museum seeks to reclaim Africa’s history

Africa-Press - Botswana. In our series of letters from African writers, media consultant and trainer Joseph Warungu writes about plans to build a huge...
Google Translate software wants to promote African languages

Google Translate software wants to promote African languages

Africa-Press - Botswana. “Mbote bonus? “Nazali malamu mpenza. Lovers of Lingala, a language spoken by 45 million people from Angola to South Sudan to...
Arts Council to start running in August

Arts Council to start running in August

Africa-Press - Botswana. After a long wait, the National Arts Council of Botswana (NACB) could start operating as early as August this year after...