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YOU’LL PAY FOR THIS

YOU’LL PAY FOR THIS

Jun. 30 | NAMED: Keabetswe Motlhabi SA woman sues local girl in R1million marriage wrecking case A distraught South African woman has taken out a R1 million lawsuit against a young local lady for wrecking her 10-year-marriage. Barely holding back tears Faith Gloria...

KGAFELA II CONFIDENT OF VICTORY

KGAFELA II CONFIDENT OF VICTORY

Jun. 28 |   Bakgatla Kgosikgolo Kgafela Kgafela II Bakgatla Kgosikgolo Kgafela Kgafela II says he is confident that he will win his case against Kgosi Nyalala on Wednesday. Kgafela wants Mmabatho High court to determine who between Nyalala and himself should...

UNFPA AND BOTSWANA POST FIGHT VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

UNFPA AND BOTSWANA POST FIGHT VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

Jun. 27 | FIGHTING FOR WOMEN: Moleta United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in partnership with Botswana Post this week launched a stamp titled “Say No To Gender Based Violence” in an effort to increase awareness about gender based violence against women and...

LAW ENFORCERS RAID CHINESE SHOPS

LAW ENFORCERS RAID CHINESE SHOPS

Jun. 27 | BAD GOODS: Cops confiscating fake merchandise Business along Haskins street in Francistown almost came to an abrupt stop Wednesday afternoon, as Chinese shops were raided for fake merchandise. The police, Botswana Unified Revenue Services (BURS) officials...

GROOVING IN THE GHETTO

GROOVING IN THE GHETTO

Jun. 27 | ZIM DJ FOR LIZARD TONIGHT Shota, as Mdabe is affectionately known in the music circles, will perform live with his dancers at the hangout joint in Francistown. But the pub owners are of the view that the musician will not satisfy their supporters to the...

CHILLIN’ OUT 27.06.2014

CHILLIN’ OUT 27.06.2014

Jun. 27 | IS THIS SABOTAGE TOO? Was Botswana Rugby Union (BRU) telling the truth when they claimed sabotage from the parent bodyBotswana National Sports Council (BNSC)? Apparently BNSC was not happy that BRU decided to host the Six Nation group 1C tournament for...

ROYALTY IN POLITCICS

ROYALTY IN POLITCICS

Jun. 27 | UP FOR THE CHALLENGE: Kwenaentle Gaseitsiwe A media practitioner and publisher of a Farmers Magazine, Kwenantle Mookami Gaseitsiwe is Umbrella for Democratic Change’s candidate for Kanye North.  The Voice Reporter Daniel Chida sat down with the BNF’s...

RAPE SUSPECT REMANDED IN CUSTODY

RAPE SUSPECT REMANDED IN CUSTODY

Jun. 27 | Raobe Robert (30) who faces two rape charges was left dumbfounded when Francistown Magistrate Dumisani Basupi revoked his bail and remanded him in custody. This was after the accused tried to employ dirty tricks to delay the trial of his case. “We should...

AND SLY GETS HIS GIRL

AND SLY GETS HIS GIRL

Jun. 27 | OUR MARRIAGE THEIR WEDDING: Sly and Frieds Popular DJ Silvester ‘Sly’ Ntshinogang sealed his union with wife Gorata Ntshinogang in Kanye on Saturday. The RB2 Disc Jockey looked the part in a grey suit designed by Lesly of LesWears. His adorable wife,...

GRAND FINALE

GRAND FINALE

Jun. 27 | NEW SOUNDS: Finale and Abakhes The name Finale would ring a bell to many Hip hop heads in the country. His first official mixtape ‘I am Finale’ was released in 2012, and his name was forever engraved in the hearts of local music enthusiasts.   Finale...

WORLD CUP HIGHLIGHTS AND TALK OF THE WEEK

WORLD CUP HIGHLIGHTS AND TALK OF THE WEEK

Jun. 27 | OTENG THABO MUDONGO Netherlands substitutions of Memphis Depay and Leroy Fer during their game against Chile made world cup interesting. Their football display and the fact that they scored from the bench was just marvelous to watch. African teams have...

KATSE BOYCOTT BDP TLOKWENG MEETING?

KATSE BOYCOTT BDP TLOKWENG MEETING?

Jun. 27 | The recalled Botswana Democratic Party candidate for Tlokweng Constituency Elijah Katse on Monday boycotted the meeting where the party members were briefed on the decision taken by the leadership to recall Katse and the three council candidates Chaos...

BOKO SAYS SALESHANDO IS UNFIT TO LEAD

BOKO SAYS SALESHANDO IS UNFIT TO LEAD

Jun. 27 | READY TO LEAD: Boko The leader of the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) Duma Boko has accused his Botswana Congress Party (BCP) leader Dumelang Saleshando for contributing to the collapsed opposition parties’ cooperation talks. The cooperation talks...

NGAMI RECORDS 618 CASES OF MALARIA

NGAMI RECORDS 618 CASES OF MALARIA

Jun. 27 | TRANSMITTER: The anopheles Ngamiland district has recorded an alarming number of 618 cases of Malaria and six deaths during the past six months.  Okavango District Health Management Team received 536 cases and four deaths while Ngami DHMT recorded 82...

NIGHT CLUB BOUNCER APPEARED IN COURT FOR RAPING A VIRGIN

NIGHT CLUB BOUNCER APPEARED IN COURT FOR RAPING A VIRGIN

Jun. 27 | Hendry Phale (24) a muscle man at La gondola night club at Satellite shopping complex in Francistown, is alleged to have raped his 21 year old date after buying her three bottles of Hunters Gold. Giving evidence in court, the complaint said she had spent...

ASK GASE 27.06.2014

ASK GASE 27.06.2014

Jun. 27 | IS THIS LOVE OR JUST A WASTE OF TIME? DEAR GASE, I am a young lady aged 28 and started dating when I was 17, but have had nothing but bad luck with guys ever since. My first boyfriend (the father of my 8-year-old boy) cheated on me continuously and was...

SANKOYO’S PREPARATIONS FAR BEHIND SCHEDULE

SANKOYO’S PREPARATIONS FAR BEHIND SCHEDULE

Jun. 27 | NO COACH AND NO NEW PLAYERS SIGNED Be Mobile Premier League debutants Sankoyo Bush Bucks have not strengthened their side since gaining promotion from Debswana National First Division to BeMobile Premier League. The club has been locked in a series of...

FAREWELL COMRADE DIKGAFELA

FAREWELL COMRADE DIKGAFELA

Jun. 27 | REST IN PEACE : Armstrong That Armstrong Dikgafela is no more is no longer news. Dikgafela took a journey many young people of his age were afraid to take. He entered the political terrain still wet behind his ears. He first cut his teeth in partisan...

NEW NURSES HAILED AT BLOCKS CLINIC

NEW NURSES HAILED AT BLOCKS CLINIC

Jun. 27 | Our reporter listened in on a conversation by three expectant women from a clinic in Francistown.  The women seemed excited about the new nursing staff at the clinic. WOMAN IN BROWN GERMAN PRINT DRESS:  Bomma these days I don’t dread coming to this...

NEW WINE AND OLD SKINS

NEW WINE AND OLD SKINS

Jun. 27 | Back in the day, sitting around the fire, listening to stories(mainane),the elders had their own form of social media long before the facebook revolution took over. The occasionwas both a spiritual exercise and an impartation of social skills, which would...