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Mike Olivier

Mike Olivier

    ​Diamonds will not last forever
    ​Diamonds will not last forever
    When the Bechuanaland British Protectorate became independent on September 30 1966, henceforth to be known as Botswana, one analyst quipped that...
    ​Looking back on 50 years of Botswana's history
    ​Looking back on 50 years of Botswana's history
    Besides being responsible for overseeing public service media institutions and the chief communications co-ordinator for the government of...
    Mining – Lerang Selolwane
    Mining – Lerang Selolwane
    Mine engineer and businessmanLerang Selolwane left a high-profile job with De Beers in London to co-found a local company,...
    Environment – Tracy Sonny
    Environment – Tracy Sonny
    ConservationistTracy Sonny is busy. What else would you expect from a young woman charged to mitigate, in collaboration with...
    Social Development — Onkemetse Kwelagobe
    Social Development — Onkemetse Kwelagobe
    Police officer, gender activist and mentor
    Social Development — Kgomotso Jongman
    Social Development — Kgomotso Jongman
    Motivational speaker
    Social Development — Thamiso Chabalala
    Social Development — Thamiso Chabalala
    Deputy Chairman, Kanye Sub District Council [BDP Councillor]
    Philanthropy – Chandapiwa Baputaki
    Philanthropy – Chandapiwa Baputaki
    Journalist, philanthropistChandapiwa Baputaki ran the social media campaign Changing One Life a Million Times in 2015,...
    Technology – ​Goabaone Mogwe
    Technology – ​Goabaone Mogwe
    Software developer, founder of TecboeGoabaone Mogwe is the founder of a software development company in Kanye called Tecboe,...
    Leadership and Business – ​Phenyo Segokgo
    Leadership and Business – ​Phenyo Segokgo
    SEDC Chairman, UDC Youth League leaderPhenyo Segokgo is the current chairperson of the South East District Council and the...
    Leadership and Business – ​Moatlhodi Sebabole
    Leadership and Business – ​Moatlhodi Sebabole
    EconomistMoatlhodi Sebabole, despite his young age of 29, is currently an economic research manager for FNB Botswana. He is...