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Perfect hunk for social media female admirers



Oscar Gobusamang almost broke the internet recently. A picture of the Kanye born native was shared on social media by the Botswana unplugged page on Facebook.

And it literally lit up the hearts and faces of many female admirers. The picture in question was captured at the recently held Yarona FM Music Awards. Following his picture circulating on social media, many wanted to know more about this catch, and where he has been hiding all along.

Many women were crushing on him, and just couldn’t hide their excitement as discovering, Gobusamang who they say is a once in a million catch. The majority of the comments were from women who just could not take the heat. And men were also not left behind as some jokingly stated how they were checking to see whether their partners were also commenting on this particular post.

One comment read, Modimowa bo Abednicco le bo Abel re salebale bo Moshe.” Another comment read, “Modimo le ene nako tsedingwe gaa re wa theta o dirathata”. Another hilarious comment read, “Modimo Rraetsho yoo ko legodimong, Rara warona ntatehle ke sale ke rapetse bogolo mpheyo.” The truth of the matter is that those who watch Colours on BTV have already had the privilege of seeing him acting. He plays the role of Rex.

Besides Colours, he has acted in other productions that include Ntwakgolo, Pelokgale, and A lorato ke lone leo. He has been in the acting industry for 10 years. Away from the cameras the introvert has been a lecturer for 10 years, having worked at a number of tertiary institutions in Gaborone including; Limkokwing University of Creative Technology, University of Botswana and Botho University.

The down to earth gorgeous hunk told The Midweek Sun that he learnt that he was a hot topic from friends when they sent him screen munched conversations. For a young man who grew up in Kanye, and considers himself as just a guy next door, this was something unexpected. “I never expected the support I got. I had mixed feelings about this as I am predominantly an introvert. For me it’s the beginning of great opportunities.”

Although he is still getting used to all the attention that he is getting, he hopes that it will open doors for him and shower him with new opportunities. Quizzed on whether he is single or not, Gobusamang said he is very single and waiting for the right one. “I am still looking for the mother of my children,” he says adding that he is hoping to settle down and start a family in two or three years.

In a woman, he is looking for a great personality, kind, selfless towards people and her own family. He wants someone who understands the importance of communication in a relationship, independent, strong and ambitious. He plays basketball for fun. Gobusamang has a Masters in Computer Information Systems from the Universisty of Botswana.

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BDP to crack whip on dissidents



Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) is poised to crack the whip on members that attended last month’s “illegal” Serowe meeting that was allegedly called by the Central Region party elders.

The meeting was to discuss what transpired during the regional congress where President Dr Mokgweetsi Masisi was endorsed as the preferred candidate to lead the party against the recommended name of Dr Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi.

The party has since scheduled disciplinary hearings for the affected members following a complaint letter from Steady Sethaba – Chairman of Serowe West Branch dated March 1st 2019.
About 28 people have been listed in the complaint letter as some of the attendants. Dr Khama and Dr Venson-Moitoi have not been listed in the complaint letter, although they were present as well as Member of Parliament for Tati East Samson Moyo Guma who is also vying for the party’s Secretary General position.

BDP National Disciplinary Committee Vice Chairman Yame Tshepo Kebabonye has since written to the affected BDP members that the hearings are scheduled for the 16th, 17th, 18th, and 19 of April 2019 in the morning at party head office. Through the letter dated 6th March 2019 Kebabonye has called on those appearing to have availed their statements of defence within 14 days of receipt of the summons. In the complaint letter Sethaba had indicated that the meeting was in violation of the party constitution because it was not called by an established organ of the party.

“The speakers also deliberately misled and incited the meeting attendants by speaking in a way that was aimed at leaving them believing that the regional congress led the delegates to do what was unconstitutional. “Of late there has been an emergence of unruly behaviour by some members of Serowe constituencies which necessitate for appropriate remedial action before it gets out of control,” Sethaba said in the complaint letter.

The Serowe “illegal”meeting was held on the 24th of February 2019 and was attended by among others former President Dr Ian Khama, Dr Venson-Moitoi, Member of Parliament for Tati East Samson Moyo Guma and Roseline Panzirah-Matshome who is vying for Deputy Secretary General post ahead of the party’s elective congress in July this year. Also, in attendance were most of Central District BDP councillors. Following this meeting party Secretary General Mpho Balopi revealed that disciplinary action would be taken against those members who attended the ‘illegal meeting.’

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Many will remember Apostle Joel Keitumele as Ntsoro the comedian who would leave people in stitches with his rib-cracking jokes.

Now an apostle who leads Heavenly International Soul church with his wife Amo Keitumele, he confided in The Midweek Sun that he has never bought powers to make himself and his church powerful as it is often alleged by members of the public.

Two years ago, there were allegations that he had lost his mind after he failed to honour an agreement with a seller of powers in Ghana. “They were saying I was mentally disturbed and that I was being tormented by a snake because I dishonoured an agreement from a seller of powers in Ghana. I have never been to Ghana and the rumours were baseless,” he said, adding that someone even lied that his aunt works at Sbrana Psychiatric Hospital and had seen Keitumele at the hospital.

He also recalled the time he was invited at Btv with now born again Shumba Ratshega. He was wearing two rings. “One was my wedding ring and the other on my right hand was a Versace. A caller asked why I was wearing the other one and there were talks that it’s for powers.” He said he took it off and gave it to the presenter to wear and that nothing happened to him.

Lately, there are allegations that he wears an eagle belt, known in street lingo as ‘Prophetic belt’and purpoted to have powers to increase miracles in church and to attract more people. It is won by several other pastors and prophets among them, Shepherd Bushiri, Alph Lukau, Passion Java and Eubert Angel. He confirmed that he has it. He however said there is nothing like a prophetic belt or prophetic shoes.

“Of recent, God released a cloud of young prophets and these like their older mentors or spiritual fathers are stylish and they like fashion. “We have tapped into that. So most of us have Versace shoes, Eagle belts because we like looking good. People refer to them as ‘Prophetic this and that’ but there is nothing prophetic about them.

It’s just that we like them but we don’t need them for powers,” he said. Keitumele confirmed that he sells the trending shoes and belts at his store in Gaborone. “We just like our belts. Nothing more. The power is in the price. Monna ke monna ka setlhako le lebante,” he said.

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