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A dose of the winning touch

Proving experience is not everything, 41-year-old Kebonemodisa ‘Dose’ Mosimanyane has enjoyed a flying start to his role as Botswana Athletics Head Coach.

Luza’s team in winning form

Boxing national team Coach, Master Luza, says he is happy with his team’s performance at the 12th All Africa Games that are...

Kula aims for podium finish at the All Africa Games

Botswana's only female Taekwondo athlete at the ongoing All Africa Games in Rabat, Morocco, Karabo Kula, proceeded to the next round of...

Sunday Standard sues Mmegi Newspaper

A matter in which The Sunday Standard Newspaper Directors and shareholders are suing Mmegi Newspaper for defamation started this week at the...

The youngest sports president

At the age of 33, Keorapetse Setlhare is the youngest President of a Sports Association in Botswana. In February,...

BPL is our weakest link- Letshwiti

Botswana Football Association (BFA) President, Maclean Letshwiti, says their weakest link in football administration is the elite Botswana Premier League (BPL).Letshwiti made...

Two more nabbed in SA hijack and murder case

Two more suspects in a case which Botswana citizens were hijacked and three were killed near Swartruggens, South Africa last month were...

#Love my teacher gathers momentum

Banc ABC in conjunction with BOSETU has started ‘#Love my Teacher BW’ campaign meant to show appreciation...

Remediation project 2% behind schedule

Morupule B gets A- Morupule B Power Station General Manager Generation (GMG) Zwilithini Witbooi says the plant’s remediation project...

Police arrest suspect in Batswana SA hijacking

Botswana Police have arrested a woman in connection with a case which Batswana were hijacked and three were killed near Swartruggens, South...

Magistrate fed up with prosecution in triple murder case

Broadhurst Magistrate Lenah Mokibe- Oahile has expressed her disappointment on the prosecution in the infamous triple murder case against Kativa Diwanga.

Missing head found, suspect discharged

Who killed Elizabeth? Accused family suspects ritual murder Almost a year after her brutal murder sent shockwaves across the...

Elections and Human Sacrifice

Traditional doctors speak out on Muti murders As the day of the national elections set for October draws near,...

Bush walk attracts bumper crowd

Batswana’s growing interest in hiking was evident at the Desert Bush Walk on Saturday with thousands travelling to Jwaneng to take part...

Big interview the life changer

33-year-old Joseph Manuel has made his name as one of the country’smost respected and sought-after Events Organisers. Through his...

FAKE OMANG LANDS PASTOR IN COURT

Broadhurst Magistrate Thato Ramaja has withdrawn a case in which Apostolic Church of Johane Masowe Pastor; Jackson Hubani is accused of giving...

Terrific Thebe

22-year-old running sensation Baboloki Tirelo Thebe’s rise to the top is a truly remarkable story. At the age of...

Ipelegeng workers discover human skull

A human skull, which was discovered in Block 7 in Gaborone by a group of Ipelegeng workers this morning has sparked suspicions...

Walking for charity

Desert Bush Walk to raise funds for disabled teen The 5th edition of CSI Concepts Foundation Desert Bush...

DTCB Replaces Kobedi

The Diamond Trading Company Botswana (DTCB) has appointed a new Managing Director.Acting DTC Botswana Board Chairman, Abraham Keatshabe announced the appointment of...

Team BW rocked by in-fighting

Allegations of favouritism ahead of UFAK Championships Trouble is brewing within the Botswana Karate team ahead of this weekend’s...

BRU U15 team to participate in sa schools tournament

The Botswana Rugby Union (BRU) will this week send its Under-15 Re Ba Bona Ha (RBBH) boys team to a tour of...

BLLAWHU top leadership under fire

Botswana Land Boards and Local Authorities Health Workers Union (BLLAWHU) top leadership has come under heavy criticism for unilateral investment decisions, taken...

Kicking for continental glory

The eyes of the continent will be on Botswana this weekend as the Africa Karate Championships (UFAK) kicks into Gaborone.

Arrested for blackmail and extortion

Four women fleece Doctor, 84, of P700 000, Underage girls in 'rape" plot to incriminate doctor Four women are...

Joel gives Popa ultimatum

Veteran set to leave the Champions, as Galaxy knocks Township Rollers' towering utility player, Joel Mogorosi is not a...

Rollers gears up for new season

Trucha promises a clean sweep in 2019/20 The Botswana Premier League Defending Champions, Township Rollers have started the 2019/20...

11-year-old Motswana qualifies for world chess championships

Botswana young chess player Thuto Mpene is the champion of the 2019 Africa Schools Chess Championship held in Kampala Uganda this week....

Ndebele goes to Nollywood

Multi-talented local artist Jethro Umaga Ndebele is set to star on the international stage after being snapped up by Nollywood MDAX Films....

Ready to host Africa

Botswana ready for African Karate Championship At least 25 African countries are expected to descend into Botswana for the...

Windfall for BISA as coke coughs up

Sponsorship increased to P1.2 million The 2019 Botswana Integrated Sports Association COPA Coca Cola tournament promises to be the...

9 454 applied for firearms licenses

Botswana Police Arms Quota Board has recorded a 45% increase on the number of people who applied for fire-arms permits this year.

Talk of the town

For the last 20 years, Tshepo ‘Talk Talk’ Motlhabankwe has been an ever present in local football, with many managers building their...

NBFIRA in the spotlight

Authority appear before PAC Non-Bank Financial Institutions Regulatory Authority (NBFIRA) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Oaitse Ramasedi has admitted the...

9 454 apply for firearm licences

Botswana Police Arms Quota Board has recorded a 45% increase in the number of people who applied for fire-arms permits this year.

Triple murder suspect detained

Broadhurst Magistrate Lenah Oahile-Mokibe this morning denied the man accused of triple murder bail. Court heard that Kativa Diwanga,...

Moving on up

CEDA CEO Thabo Thamane was last week elected the Chairperson of Association of African Development Finance Institution (AADFI) at a glitzy conference...

Anxiety mounts as Court postpones Masilo case

The much anticipated sentencing for Thabo Masilo who was recently convicted for the murder of Tshepang Motlhabane has once again been postponed,...

Police investigate tripple murder

Police are investigating a case in which a man, his wife and daughter were found dead yesterday morning in the bush near...

Police disperse BPF meeting in Mahalapye

Incoming reports from Mahalapye are that Police dispersed a consultative meeting of the new political party, Botswana Patriotic Front (BPF) that was...