Friday, May 6, 2016

Headlines

Headlines
ZCC in court

ZCC leadership fighting

A case in which 11 Zion Christian Church (ZCC) members interdicted their church leader Barnabas Lekganyane for violating the church constitution and victimizing church...
Bizarre

Bizarre

  Ex-commando uses army methods to punish girlfriend Prophet Bushiri "delivers" him but he gets more violent. A traumatized teacher who suffered humiliating abuse at the hands...
Kgosietsile

Legalise It

GCC adopts motion to decriminalize homosexual sex Gaborone council has adopted a motion to request government to consider decriminalization of same sex sexual activities to...
Malebogo Rakala

Bail bash shocks murdered woman’s family

Suspected muti –murderers party to celebrate freedom. The mother of a murdered Molepolole court intern was this week overwhelmed with grief and anger as her...
Ditsotlego Sengombe

Man 25, fatally stabs Lover

Residents of Modipane village were left horrified this weekend after the gruesome murder of a popular member of their community, 35-year-old Ditshotlego Sengombe. Onthusegile Ralegae,...
Mogomotsi Kaboeamodimo

Booted out

  President Ian Khama fires mass media complex boss Deputy Permanent secretary responsible for media in the Ministry of Presidential Affairs and Public Administration (MOPAPA), Mogomotsi...

Govt Supports Bemba’s Conviction

Botswana government has expressed its support for the conviction of former Vice-President of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Jean-Pierre Bemba, by the International...
Kungo Mabogo

Bitter clash over cash

   “A gift can not be converted into a loan” says Matenge A bitter clash in court over cash between Kungo Mabogo, a corporate communications specialist...

Human Traffickers Busted

Two South Africans allegedly involved in a human trafficking network last week played into the hands of a sting operation as they were busted...

Salaries Can’t Be The Same- Kgathi

Minister of Defence, Justice and Security, Shaw Kgathi, says salaries and benefits for Prisons, Police and Botswana Defence Force officers can never be the...

Young Lovers In Suspected Murder Suicide

A 21-year old man is alleged to have killed his 20-year old girlfriend before hanging himself in Tlokweng last week. Maano Motlhasedi’s body was found...
Modise David

Murder accused lawyer sinks deeper into trouble

  Police investigate Montshiwa's suspected killer for fraud. The prime suspect in the murder of the Fairground Holdings Chief Executive Officer is being investigated for unrelated...
Mandla Keipheditse

Sex pest

* Predatory pastor gets his day in court * Victim admitted in mental hospital *Another one falls pregnant * 13 more similar cases surface A self styled pastor...

Montshiwa murder mystery deepens

  Key State witness murdered -Former beauty queen implicated as witness Police arrest one suspect Investigations into the murder of former Fairground Holdings CEO, Michael Montshiwa, suffered...
Kebaabetswe Gaobolawe

Boyfriend ridicule lover of smelly vagina

A 29-year-old man of Mogoditshane Kebaabetswe Gaobolawe was lashed five strokes at Mogoditshane magistrate court after he insult and assaults his 40-year-old ex-lover Thomo...

Lucky to be alive

  Man attacked by suspected rival on V-Day A 24- year -old man from Somelo settlement in the North West District nearly lost his hand and...

Three Die In Double Murder, Suicide

Tatitown Police are investigating a case in Borolong village where a man killed his wife and their neighbour before turning the gun on himself...

Robber Rapes and Bathes Victims

Gaborone West police moved swiftly and arrested a man who allegedly robbed, raped and literally bathed his victims at Phase 2 on Friday morning. Superintendent...

Love Struck Bully Killed

A man who tried to knock some sense into a bully’s head with an axe handle landed on the wrong side of the law...
When love hurts

When love hurts

  Broke and 'abused' husband commits suicide * Leaves love note to the wife *Asks to be buried as a pauper. What’s love got to do...

Unidentified man found dead behind bar

  An unidentified middle aged man was found dead a few metres from Fresh Exclusive Club in Maun on Wednesday morning in what is suspected...

Gaborone Appointed High Commissioner

  The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has announced the appointment of Olebile Gaborone as Botswana’s High Commissioner designate to Mozambique. Prior to his...

Sex machine

  New technology brings the "Nyatsi" into the bedroom. Modern technology has made it possible for humans to have sexual relations with life size dolls and...

‘No doubt, I am the next H.E’

  Masisi say he is not intimidated Vice President Mogweetsi Masisi says he is not intimidated by competition and is ready to stand against anyone who...

Man disowns HIV+ child

A teen Francistown mother was last Tuesday left dumbstruck when his former boyfriend and alleged father of her two-year-old child denied paternity of the...

Jimere Accused of Killing Cyclist

Gaborone businessman and socialite, Victor Jimere is set to appear in court this week after he allegedly knocked down a cyclist last weekend. The  43-year...

Boy, 11, Caned To Death

The body of an 11-year old boy is awaiting post-mortem at Princess Marina Hospital after he was allegedly caned for having sex with his...

Chillyboy, Keorapetse smoke peace pipe

  Botswana Congress Party (BCP) Information and Publicity Secretary Dithapelo Keorapetse and the party’s youth league president Tumiso Chillyboy Rakgare have smoked peace pipe following...

Missing Teenager Found

The Male family in Gaborone are finally relieved after their teenage daughter who went missing on December 31st was found yesterday. 18-year old Ludo Male’s...

Woman Raped, Killed and Dumped Under the Bridge

A yet to be identified middle aged woman was allegedly killed after being sexually abused by unknown assailants under a bridge along the little...

Muti murder

  Family of woman killed for body parts lash out. They killed her, harvested her body parts and dumped her in a culvert about three months...

Court Halts Deportation of Namibian Refugees

Over 928 Namibians refugees based at Dukwi camp who were due to be deported to their country were this week granted temporary reprieve by...

28 Die In Festive Road Accidents

At least 28 people are said to have died in separate road accidents during the Christmas and New Year festive season from 18th December...

Son, please come home for Christmas

  Mother of missing man pleads with him to return What a Christmas to have the blues! An ailing old woman’s son is gone and no one...

The last supper

  Pastor dies after dinner at funeral A Ntlhantlhe village family was left dumbstruck last weekend when a pastor who was conducting their daughter’s funeral collapsed...

Sweet revenge

  Guard demands P500, 000 after she was fired for stealing chocolate bar. In a David versus Goliath kind of scenario, a former security guard is...

Moeding college sex scandal

  Boarding master booted out for suspected affairs with schoolgirls One of the oldest government aided mission schools in the country; Moeding College has been hit...

Chopped to death

  Young man hacks older lover with an axe A woman who met her horrific demise at the hands of a young brutal ex- lover has...

Villagers Mistake Hail For Clouds

The mysterious ‘cloud’ that caused a scene in Mathangwane village near Francistown this morning has turned out to be nothing but hail. Piled up to...

Facebook seduction drama

  Schoolboy, 14, seduces male teachers online As news of a hoax that had a rescue mission working overtime in search of an imaginary killer snake...