Tuesday, September 27, 2016
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SADC crosses fingers on Lesotho

The troubled Kingdom of Lesotho remains in the spotlight as Southern African Development Community (SADC) leaders, await the implementation of constitutional and security reforms...

‘Raselepe’ finally hangs

Botswana Prisons Service have confirmed the execution of death row inmate, Patrick Gabaakanye, at the Gaborone Central Prison this morning. Gabaakanye's hanging follows his murder...

Msavilian drops Road Safety

The duo of Mjondolo Morebodi and Goetswang Robbie Kwapa have just released their album titled Road Safety. The six track album also features Lebogang Kelly...

Rape and Robbery Suspect Nabbed

A man who allegedly robbed and raped two sisters before bathing them in Gaborone’s Phase II suburb appeared before a packed Village Magistrates court...

BIHL Acquisition of BIC Approved

Botswana Insurance Holdings Limited (BIHL) Group were this week in a jovial mood following the successful acquisition of a 50% indirect stake in Botswana Insurance Company...

Magosi Defeat GU

Mochudi Centre Chiefs registered their second win of 2016 last night at Molepolole Sports Complex by defeating Gaborone United by 2-0. Mayagoleele started the game...

UDC Promises To Invest In Technology

  Leader of Opposition in Parliament Duma Boko has ridiculed government for failing to invest in technology. He said it was regrettable that not enough has...

Unprecedented Heatwave Expected

The Department of Meteorological Services have warned of an eminent record breaking heat wave that is expected to prevail on Thursday 07 and Friday...

Girlfriend Killer On The Run

Broadhurst police are on the hunt for a Zimbabwean man, Nkosinathi Ndlovu, who allegedly killed his girlfriend on Christmas eve at Ruretse and left...

Jamaican In Human Trafficking Charges

A Jamaican man has been linked to an international human trafficking syndicate after he was arrested at Sir Seretse Khama International Airport (SSKIA) on...

Suspected Montshiwa Killer Granted Bail

A suspect in the murder of Fairground Holdings Chief Executive Officer, Michael Montshiwa, was today granted a P10 000.00 conditional bail by a Village...

Virgin Active Comes To Town

  Last Saturday Virgin Active launched its first ever health club in Botswana, at Airport Junction, Gaborone. The event marked a significant step in the company’s...

BTC Named Best Performing Parastatal

Botswana Telecommunications Corporation (BTC) has been singled out as the best performing Government parastatal in terms of financial analysis ratios in the past five...

MPs Snub Moswaane

Francistown West Member of Parliament, Ignatious Moswaane, left parliament buildings a bitter man this morning after all the motions he tabled were rejected by...

Serial Burglars Nabbed

Phitshane Molopo police have arrested three men who used a police officer’s car in a spate of burglary and theft incidents last week. Constable Moshawa...

Lira And Samantha Impress

South African afro-soul and contemporary R'n'B artiste Lerato Molapo, popularly known as Lira, together with local songbird, Samantha Mogwe, on Friday put up sterling...

“Suspect Faked His Identity”- Police

New evidence against a Zimbabwean man who was recently found with a loaded military pistol, suggests that the accused may have faked his identity. The...

Mad Man Attacks Police Officer

A Shakawe police officer is nursing a fractured elbow after she was attacked by a mentally challenged man in an arrest that went wrong. Sub...

Cyclists Impress At Charity Challenge

After a grueling day of cycling, Bernardo Ayuso and Anouk Van der Geest took home the titles of men’s and female’s 100km race victors...

Super Sunday Clash- Rollers Vs Chiefs

An epic clash has just kicked off as Township Rollers and Mochudi Centre Chiefs renew their rivalry at the national stadium. Five points separate the...

After Khama What?- Batswana, wake up and smell the coffee!

We haven't written this column in a while because of the government's ban on advertising. Sounds so perfect but that is not the case. It is...

Suspended Judges To Appeal

Four High Court Judges who have been suspended by President Ian Khama from the bench are considering appealing this week’s court ruling which upheld...

Ex-Zim Soldier Nabbed with War Weapons

A police operation has arrested a dangerously armed former Zimbabwean soldier at his rented house in Mmopane Block 1. 43-year old Mike Graduate Mutizwa appeared...

Girl, 17, Murdered

Naledi Police are investigating the murder of a teenage girl whose body was found lying next to a blood stained stone near Clover Botswana...

New Initiative to Turn Dreamers Into Millionnaires

Development Advance Institute (DAI), a local company specializing in humanitarian and social development issues has brought together various partners on an initiative that is...

Children Perish In Fire As Parents Go Drinking

Two children perished in an inferno on Thursday while their two siblings sustained serious burns at Bontleng location after their parents went on a...

I’m Not Gay- Obakeng

Local gospel music sensation, Obakeng Sengwaketse, says he is fed up with rumours of his sexuality and an alleged relationship with South African gospel...

Seneo Deserved the Crown- Princesses

First and Second Princesses in the just concluded Miss Botswana pageant have parried away any suggestions that there could have been any favouritism in...

From snail mail to fibre optic

  Botswana’s Information Communication technology has grown in leaps and bounds since 1966, from the modest postal mail and fixed telephone services to modern day...

Debswana Scholarships Take Off

The first batch of students in the re-introduced Debswana Diamond Company scholarship programme has begun their studies at both local and overseas institutions. Thirty-six (36)...

Cop Investigated For Attempted Rape

A police officer stationed at Botswana Police College is under police investigations after he allegedly tried to rape a teenage girl in the bush. The...

Thieves Kill Colleague Over Loot

Mochudi police are on the hunt for three men who allegedly killed another after robbing and setting a tuck-shop on fire at Diteleng lands. The...

Police Boss In Drunk Driving Scandal

Mahalapye police are investigating an incident in which Ramatlabama police Station Commander, Superintendent Tshegofatso Moumakwa, refused to provide a breath specimen after he was...

Lest We Forget- Survivors recount 1985 Gaborone bombings

Today the South African government through its North-West Province joins forces with Batswana to commemorate the 30th Anniversary of the 1985 Gaborone massacre. The raid...

Malaria Under Control

As the Malaria-prone season fast gets underway, with climate conditions favouring the breeding of the notorious Anopheles mosquito, authorities at the Ministry of Health...

One Thief Down-Smash And Grab Suspect Hospitalised

An Old Naledi man learnt the hard way that crime does not pay after his victim run him down with a car at the...

BTCL Privatisation at advanced stage- PEEPA

Public Enterprises Evaluation and Privatisation Agency (PEEPA) Chief Executive Officer, Kgotla Ramaphane, says the long awaited Botswana Telecommunications Corporation Limited (BTCL) Initial Public Offer...

Diarrhea Hits Moshupa Senior Secondary School

Lessons were interrupted this week as over one hundred boarding students at Moshupa Senior Secondary School were hit by a severe diarrhea. Some of the...

BDP To Launch Manyapetsa Today

Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) is this afternoon expected to unveil former Botswana Congress Youth League (BCPYL) leader as their latest catch from opposition defectors. Manyapetsa...

Tourism Day Slated For Thursday

This year’s World Tourism Day will be commemorated on Thursday at Sir Seretse Khama International Airport under the theme ‘1 billion tourists, 1 billion...