SmartBots announce P100,000 mobile GovApp Hackathon Challenge in Botswana

Posted by - January 13, 2021

SmartBots, a government initiative under the Digital Implementation Strategy announced the 2021 Virtual Smart Hackathon Challenge targeting citizens only aged between 18 years to 35 years to participate in the development of the mobile Gov App. The winner of the Hackathon stands a chance to pocket BWP100,000 for providing a working solution for the mobile

Gaborone’s introduces free Wi-Fi aims to provide Internet access for 500 000 users per month

Posted by - October 19, 2020

Recently, the Gaborone City Council launched a free public Wi-Fi service which aims to stimulate the usage and uptake of Internet-based services. The free public Wi-Fi, dubbed Gabz Free Wi-Fi, is offered through Bofinet, a local internet service provider. It has Botswana Hotspots, a carrier-grade public Wi-Fi offered on an open access network infrastructure basis

Stanbic Bank Botswana AcceleR8 Launched to serve youth employ-ability agenda

Posted by - December 6, 2019

Stanbic Bank Botswana is committed towards making a more substantive contribution towards changing the Youth Employability narrative in Botswana. The Stanbic Bank Botswana AcceleR8 space, an incubator and co-working space, was officially launched to contribute towards this narrative on the 26th of November 2019, unveiled by the Honourable Minister of Investment, Trade and Industry, Ms