• COURT TO RULE ON P200 000 MARRIAGE WRECKING DEMAND6

    A Botswana Defence Force(BDF) soldier has demanded P200 000 from Emmanuel Makgetho an unemployed man of Botshabelo ward in Maun for marriage wrecking Appearing before Kgosi Charles Letsholathebe of Maun Customary Court on Wednesday afternoon, 40- year-old Tuelo Gaogane, from the Donga Barracks told the packed court that Makgetho has had an ongoing  affair with

    READ MORE
  • DISPOSSESSED20

    Sexaxa evictions leave Granny, 104, homeless 17 families were left homeless on Friday following Tawana Land board demolition of homes at an illegal settlement  in  Sixaxa, 15 kilometres north of Maun. Amongst those who were rendered homeless was a 104- year old grandmother, Maleshoane Kedisaletse who told The Voice that she did not have any

    READ MORE
  • HUNTING EXPEDITION GONE WRONG3

    Maun man charged for shooting wife and son A Maun man from Sedie ward has been slapped with two counts of negligence for shooting his wife and child by mistake on a hunting expedition Gabanathuso Sarefo, 63 failed to take proper precautions against any probable danger from a 12 gauge loaded gun which went off

    READ MORE
  • BRING BACK THE UNDERWEAR12

    Jilted lover demands gifts from ex-boyfriend A jilted lover, Gaaratwe Lebekwe has filed a court case against her ex-boyfriend Phetogo Poonyane demanding underwear and other items she bought for him. Presenting her case before Urban Court President Dikwalo Monametsi on Tuesday, Lebekwe who is employed as a cleaner at the Gaborone City Council demanded back

    READ MORE
  • INDIGENOUS FARMERS BEMOAN BMC DEMISE1

    During the two day Letsema conference which was held in Francistown recently a group of farmers were overheard discussing issues concerning the beef industry and their future. Talking over what seemed to be a sumptuous lunch which included beef, they spoke of how even though were enjoying the meat they had become impoverished over the

    READ MORE
  • PENSIONER IN GRAND DAUGHTER RAPE CHARGE5

    A frail and slightly deaf 71-year-old man from Tonota appeared in court recently to answer to a charge of repeatedly raping his school going  granddaughter since 2009. Onyaditse Ramosesane who plead not guilty to the rape charge before Francistown Chief Magistrate Peggy Madandume denied ever having  sexual intercourse with his 10- year-old grandchild. In his

    READ MORE