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A T-SHIRT TO DIE FOR

A T-SHIRT TO DIE FOR

Jul. 28 | MAUN EAST PARLIAMENTARY CANDIDATE: Kosta Markus WOMAN ATTEMPTS SUICIDE OVER BDP FREEBIE A siblings’ fight over the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) campaign t-shirt in Maun has tragically ended with one of the sisters hospitalized after she twice...

WHO’S FOOLING WHO

WHO’S FOOLING WHO

Jul. 25 | Union boss accuses Minister Batshu of lying but Batshu says its BCP that lies The President of the Botswana Public Employees Union Andrew Motsamai has lambasted  the Botswana Democratic Party for Nkange Constituency, Edwin Batshu for claiming that civil...

UP AGAINST A STEEP HILL

UP AGAINST A STEEP HILL

Jul. 18 | RANNATSHE ON A BATTLE TO LOOSEN THE BDP’S TIGHT GRIP ON THAMAGA Kopano Rannatshe is in the thick of the political battle zone for Thamaga-Kumakwane constituency. The Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) Parliamentary candidate has expressed confidence...

UNVEILING CHIEF MENGWE

UNVEILING CHIEF MENGWE

Jul. 18 | EVENT ORGANIZER: Sergeant Mengwe Maitengwe Chief Moses Tibone Mengwe died in 1986. His tombstone however will be unveiled on Sunday in Maitengwe village in an event that is likely to be attended by both local members of the house of Chiefs and those from...

WOMAN, 22 SEXUALLY ASSAULTS 3 -YEAR-OLD

WOMAN, 22 SEXUALLY ASSAULTS 3 -YEAR-OLD

Jul. 18 | A 22 year- old woman of Botshabelo ward in Maun is being investigated for sexually assaulting a three- year old boy last week. Although details surrounding the bizarre incidents are closely guarded, a neighbour who spoke on condition of anonymity said...

SECURITY GUARD ASSAULTS CONTRACTOR BY MISTAKE

SECURITY GUARD ASSAULTS CONTRACTOR BY MISTAKE

Jul. 11 | A 41- year- old man of Kasane is fighting for his life at Nyangagwe hospital after he was beaten by a security guard who thought he was a thief on Friday morning last week.  Moampole Ndama had been contracted to do a piece job at Archain hardware in...

SEX PEST TEACHERS TO BE SACKED

SEX PEST TEACHERS TO BE SACKED

Jul. 7 | FACING DISMISSAL: OsedilweMathodi Three teachers accused of having sexual relationships with students at Shakawe Senior Secondary School face dismissal after an Investigating Committee recommended their immediate sacking. The fate of the teachers, ThebeyameMosweu,...

BCP PARLIAMENTARY CANDIDATE TO APPEAR IN COURT FOR DEBT

BCP PARLIAMENTARY CANDIDATE TO APPEAR IN COURT FOR DEBT

Jul. 4 | IN DEBT: George Lubinda Botswana Congress Party’s Parliamentary candidate for Maun West, George Lubinda is expected to appear before Maun Magistrate Court soon for failing to pay a P5, 127.00 debt. Lubinda owes a brick layer Rodney Moemedi Mukoya, Payment...

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...

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...

SOLDIERS ON COP DAUGHTER GANG RAPE CHARGE

SOLDIERS ON COP DAUGHTER GANG RAPE CHARGE

Jun. 23 | BUSTED: Shathani Charles Two soldiers based at the Maun Botswana Defence Force Barracks are being investigated for kidnapping and gang raping a Senior Police Officer’s daughter. The two 26-year-old army men, Private Shathani Charles from Masunga and...

Cop’s fierce fight with woman ends in court

Cop’s fierce fight with woman ends in court

Jun. 20 | INJURED: Margaret Hudson A 26- year- old Zimbabwean woman and a 21- year old police volunteer are expected to appear before Maun Magistrate court charged with affray. The two, Margaret Hudson and the volunteer , Morris Dipateletso were engaged in a bitter...

Thuli Johnson appointed Gambling Authority CEO

Thuli Johnson appointed Gambling Authority CEO

Jun. 20 | NEW BOSS: Johnson Barclays Bank’s former Managing Director Thuli Johnson has been appointed as Gambling Authority’s Chief Executive Office and the announcement of his appointment will be made public soon. Johnson resigned from Barclays Bank in 2010...

Delinquent Teenager begs Court for corporal punishment

Delinquent Teenager begs Court for corporal punishment

Jun. 13 | REMORSEFUL: Maitumelo Segomelo A teenage mother from Botalaote ward in Moshupa recently pleaded with Maun Magistrate, Phandiwe Taka to sentence her to corporal punishment instead of jail. Maitumelo Segomelo, 19, was found guilty of malicious damage to...

UNITED WE CAN CONQUER

UNITED WE CAN CONQUER

Jun. 13 | KGOSI TAWANA CALLS FOR UNITY IN LOOMING BATAWANA VS GOVT COURT BATTLE FOR MOREMI GAME RESERVE Kgosi Tawana The tug of war between government and Batawana over Moremi Game Reserve and Maun Educational Park is likely to be decided in court soon. Speaking...

GRANNIES FIGHT OVER ‘BROWN BULL ‘ HUSBAND

GRANNIES FIGHT OVER ‘BROWN BULL ‘ HUSBAND

Jun. 9 |   DISTRAUGHT WIFE: Susan Motlhasedi MISTRESS, 68, FINED P50, 000 FOR MARRIAGE WRECKING A 68-year old Maun granny proved the age is nothing but a number when she was ordered to pay P50 000 for marriage wrecking in what could be the first case of a...

WHO’S FOOLING WHO?

WHO’S FOOLING WHO?

Jun. 6 | Habano BDP SG laughs off claims  that BCP man turned down ruling party offer Botswana Democratic Party Secretary General Mpho Balopi has laughed off  allegations that the BDP has embarked on a vigorous mission to recruit  Member of Parliament for...

TWO FEMALE TEACHERS AT MAUN SENIOR SCHOOL ROBBED WHILE WATCHING TELEVISION

TWO FEMALE TEACHERS AT MAUN SENIOR SCHOOL ROBBED WHILE WATCHING TELEVISION

Jun. 6 | POLICE SUSPECT PRISON ESCAPEES Maun police are investigating a case in which two female teachers at Maun Senior School were robbed of their valuable items while watching television in their house at night. Acting Station Commander Assistant Superintendent...

I AM INNOCENT

I AM INNOCENT

Jun. 6 | UNMOVED: Joseph Molefe Prime Suspect in president Assassination plot seeks political office Despite a well publicised mutiny case with details that involved threats to assassinate the president, Retired  Lt. Col Joseph Molefe has resurfaced to seek...

FRANCISTOWN LADY

FRANCISTOWN LADY

Jun. 6 | Theresa Gaorelathe Bashadi Mmolawa nee Ntuane is one of a number of women who will be contesting for a Parliamentary position come October 2014. The Voice Reporter Daniel Chida had an interview with the UDC candidate who will be representing the Umbrella...