Monday, September 26, 2016
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BDP vows to consume BCP

Saleshando says ruling party is desperate for good quality Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) activists last weekend took turns in Shakawe ridiculing and predicting what they...

Police sued for P2 million

The Attorney General’s office is today (Friday) set to receive a P2 million lawsuit following an alleged assault of a 15 months old by...

DIS urged to protect vultures

North West District Council Chairperson Reaboka Mbulawa has pleaded with the Directorate of Intelligence Services and Ministry of Environment, Wildlife and Tourism to extend...

Bush bucks remain without a coach

Sankoyo Bush Bucks have confirmed they will start this season’s BeMobile Premier League without a coach. The Maun-based side will rely on the expertise of...

Uncalled for road rage

Taxi driver lashed on bare buttocks A taxi driver with unnecessary road rage was this week lashed six times on bare buttocks for slapping a...

Gotcha!

WUC employee nabbed over Khama's facebook meme Investigators in the controversial Facebook meme depicting President Ian Khama have traced the image's origin to a Maun...

Burning issue

School head accused of destroying books Maun Senior Secondary School Head, Selebatso Modisaemang is allegedly at it again. The school head, who is not new to...

Maun police turn to God

Increasing number of criminal activities and fatal accidents have prompted Maun Police to hold a sponsored walk around the village which will end with...

‘Bring it on’

Arone to take Kambimba head on Member of Parliament for Okavango constituency, Bagalatia Arone has dismissed talks doing rounds that he will not contest in...

Love-struck

Couple which met through The Voice column to wed A search for love through The Voice’s Let’s Get Personal connected a couple in April last year...

‘BOT50 celebrations a joke’

Maun councillors dismiss the hype Maun Administrative Authority Councillors have described the hype surrounding Botswana’s 50th celebrations dubbed BOT50 as a joke. Debating their Sub Council...

Maun councillors chicken out

Opposition councillors at Maun Administrative Authority on Wednesday chickened out on their plan to pass a vote of no confidence on Sub Council Chairperson...

Ngami Youth Pitso on-Boatile

Botswana Democratic Party Youth League President, Andy Boatile is optimistic that the Ngamiland District Youth Pitso which has been postponed twice will eventually take...

Sex for marks

Biust top official suspended for sexually assaulting female students Sordid details of an alleged 'sex for marks' scheme at Botswana International University of Science and...

Man kills lover, commits suicide

A 48-year- old man allegedly killed his girlfriend when she suggested they go separate ways and thereafter committed suicide. The woman, 36, who was a...

Moremi tells Maele off

Minister of Lands and Housing Prince Maele left Batawana Main Kgotla with his tail between his legs after the Paramount Chief, Kgosi Tawana Moremi...

Maun rehabilitation centre on the brink of closure

POLICE INVESTIGATE MISSING P250 000 Thuso Rehabilitation Centre in Maun is on the brink of closure after management failed to account for P250 000 that...

Mpofu leaves Sankoyo

After losing almost half their squad during the last transfer window, Sankoyo Bush Bucks is at it again, a number of players are said...

No turning back

Kgosi Tawana rubbishes talk of defecting back to BDP Member of Parliament for Maun West, Kgosi Tawana Moremi has rubbished claims that he is contemplating...

BDP accused of abusing ESP funds

Umbrella for Democratic Change National Organising Secretary, Wynter Mmolotsi has accused Botswana Democratic Party of dangling the Economic Stimulus Package in front of opposition...

Buffalo kills herdsman

A herdsman was on Wednesday killed by a buffalo while relieving himself in the bush at Makoba Cattle post, 17 km away from Shorobe...

NDB employees busted for drug peddling

Two National Development Bank (NDB) employees were last week Thursday arrested after they were found in possession of 27 packets of cocaine. Acting on a...

Fresh Exclusive marked for closure

Rumour is flying thick and fast over an impending closure of the only night club in Maun, the popular Fresh Exclusive. Whilst his response to...

Ramadeluka’s wife accused of theft

Former Minister of Defence, Justice and Security Ramadeluka Seretse’s wife Sandra has been accused of stealing a container with goods worth P38 million belonging...

Batawana sue govt

Batawana will this week file a statutory notice with the Attorney General of their intention to sue the government. The suit is over the...

BCP moves to to replace Arone

The Botswana Congress Party (BCP) is moving swiftly to find a replacement for the suspended Member of Parliament for Okavango, Bagalatia Arone who is...

Bots Olympics team leaves Maun for Durban Camp

13 members of the 21 athletics team Botswana that will take part at the 2016 Olympics Games in Rio de Janeiro in Brazil spent...

Tiroyamodimo defends Wildlife Coordinator

Director of the Department of Wildlife and National Parks Major General Otisitswe Tirayamodimo has dismissed reports that North West District Wildlife Coordinator, Timothy Blackbeard...

Two charged for smuggled medicine

Maun Police are investigating a case in which two men, a Motswana aged 24 from Chadibe and a 35-year old Zimbabwean were found in...

Passengers escape inferno

Police have confirmed that everyone escaped unhurt on Saturday when a Maun bound JNG bus caught fire at Tshoswane cattle near Mmashoro. According to Serowe...

A curse from the grave

*BCP councillors lambast Arone *They vow to ask Kavindama to cast a spell on him Rather than join the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP), three Botswana Congress...

Site found for Maun’s new racing track

Maun Council have finally identified a site on which to build their new racecourse on. Addressing a North West District full council this week, Chairman...

New Prices for Ngamiland farmers

One cattle got P9 300 Ngamiland farmers have been encouraged to take advantage of the newly introduced prices by Botswana Meat Commission. BMC will no longer...

‘Shape up or ship out’

Angry BMD memebers warn MP aligned to Pilane faction The choice is yours.You can shape up or you can ship out. The above ultimatum was directed...

Wife loses marriage wrecking case

A disgruntled woman of Moeti ward left Maun Customary Court in tears after she lost a case in which she was suing her alleged...

Plot to eliminate Mmolotsi emerges

As factionalism continues to take centre stage in the Botswana Movement for Democracy, it has emerged that a meeting was convened last Sunday to...

Fake land baron jailed

A dubious self- made land baron was last week sentenced to 16 years in jail after he was found guilty of four counts of...

BDP names Ramotswa council candidate

After Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) members demonstrated reluctance to submit their names for Kelemogile ward in Ramotswa for the impending bye-elections, the Party structures...

BDP Cllr for Gantsi arrested for rape

Alleged Victim was on camp for President music competitions The number of Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) leaders caught engaging in illicit and criminal sexual activities...

Me and my business- Fitness Fanatic

From barracks to gym owner After working for Botswana Defence Force as a fitness instructor for 16 years, Lesole Phemelo, 39, decided to quit and...