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Botswana, a gateway for human trafficking

Botswana has been identified as transit for human trafficking as it shares boarders with many countries in the southern region.

Suspected habitual office breaker nabbed

Alleged thief linked to BDP activist office break-in A suspected habitual office breaker, Lawrence Dintle was arraigned before Extension...

‘Stop it!’ – Balopi warns new Jerusalem allies

SG accuses external forces of threatening Botswana's peace Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) Secretary General (SG) Mpho Balopi has warned...

Cyber laws to be reviewed- Kgathi

Minister of Defence Justice and Security Shaw Kgathi has highlighted the need to review cyber law regularly to curb growing abuse of...

Corruption in the police service worrisome

Botswana Police Service Commissioner, Keabetswe Makgophe, has expressed concern over rising corrupt practices among police officers.   Makgophe said...

Football development maestro

Serame Letsoaka was appointed Botswana Football Association Technical Director (TD) last year. The 55-year-old Free State born football...

Exploring indigenous food (me & my business)

Local woman packages phane for the international makert True Afribites is a local innovative food processing company that aims...

Court reserves judgement in Isaac Kgosi case

A Village Magistrates court yesterday reserved plea in a case which former Directorate of Intelligence and Security (DIS) boss, Isaac Seabelo Kgosi,...

Nkomazana fails to comply with bail conditions

A Zimbabwean Gardener, Bhekizwe Nkomazana accused of stealing P3.9 million from his late boss, Solomon Tlhapane has failed to comply with bail...

Suspected hit man denied bail

Justice Segopolo has dismissed murder accused Hamadi Mkuha’s urgent bail application this Tuesday. Mkuha was jointly charged for...

BTC Charity walk launched

The Botswana Telecommunication Corporation (BTC) Foundation has launched its inaugural charity walk, to be held in Moshupa Village on the 27th of...

Tebby in seventh heaven

Gospel singer releases latest BDP-inspired album Local Gospel artist and composer Tebby has released her 7th Botswana Democratic Party...

GU gunned out of FA Cup

Extension Gunners knocked out Defending Champions, Gaborone United, in the Orange FA Cup competition on Friday night at the National Stadium.

Chiefs Coach pleads for financial support

Mochudi Centre Chiefs Interim Coach, Zahid Jalal, has pleaded with supporters to rescue the club from its financial crisis.

New kid on the block

Thato Moruti was recently appointed the new Head of Communication and Public Relations at Sir Ketumile Masire Teaching Hospital.

Francistown to host LAHISA games

Local Authorities Health Inter-Sport Association (LAHISA) will host its 5th games at Francistown from the 10th to the 14th of April.

Mass Media boss slams Khama

Information Services Director, Marea Leshongwane shocked mourners at a fallen journalist, Benjamin Shapi’s funeral on Saturday when she launched a veiled verbal...

Free at last

GARDNER ACCUSSED OF STEALING FROM DEAD BOSS GRANTED BAIL Broadhurst Regional Magistrate Masilo Mathaka this Wednesday granted bail to...

State to add more accused persons in the NPF case

The State has enlisted the services of former National Director of Public Prosecutions of South Africa, Shaun Abrahams, to lead the prosecution...

I am building a new team- Mpote

Botswana Senior National Team interim Head Coach, Mogomotsi Teenage Mpote, says he has decided to call up a youthful squad for the...

Phoko wins Orange 4G competition

Thokego Phoko from Keng was yesterday announced the winner of Orange Botswana's 4G trip to Maun competition. The all...

Threat to kill convict allowed to appeal

Justice Bashi Moesi of the Francistown High Court this morning gave Letlhogile Lenkokame a chance to appeal out of time in...

Galaxy snatches Mascom Top 8 for the second time

The 'Galaxy Stars' as they are affectionately know, defeated the mighty GU 2-0 in the 8th edition of the cup final at...

Conquering the world

Local sports reporter gains international success Already a household name countrywide for his sports reporting exploits, Leatile Mmutle is...

Orebonye ordered to reimburse Zakhem over P100, 000 ‘loan’

Township Rollers forward Tumisang Orebonye is being sued by his former club, Gaborone United’s backer Nicholas Zakhem for failing to repay a...

Police probe corrupt transport officers

Police have arrested three transport inspectors at Department of Road and Transport Safety (DRTS) who are alleged to have accepted bribery from...

Suspected cab thief nabbed

Broadhurst Police have arrested a man who has been on the run since yesterday after he allegedly stole a Honda Fit vehicle...

Makgophe cracks the whip on corrupt police officers

Botswana Police Commissioner, Keabetswe Makgophe, is said to have suspended eleven police officers from work in a move to weed out corruption...

Charges withdrawn against seven in Thapane case

The State, last week withdrew charges against seven accused persons in the late Solomon Thapane’s case which was before Regional Magistrate Masilo...

Knife-wielding robber arrested for killing victim

Gaborone West Police have arrested murder suspect, Joseph ‘Jozi’ Boheto who has been on the run after he allegedly killed his robbery...

CEOs and Directors drilled on Human Resource matters

World renowned human resource academic, Professor Paul Evans, last week had an evening talk with Chief Executive Officers and Human Resource Directors...

Producing TV gold

The colourful producer revolutionising local TV Samuel Ngwenya is an expert in his field. The...

Suspected killer husband loses bail

Broadhurst Chief Magistrate, Linah Oahile-Mokibe, this Tuesday ordered that Ernerst Legwale and Hamadi Mkhuha be remanded in custody after she committed their...

Doing it for charity

Out of over 50, 000 Chevening alumni, Kagiso Madibana was one of just four featured on the Global Chevening Impact Report.

Black Forest fight for survival

Black Forest Coach, Reetsang Letlole, believes his team still has a chance to survive relegation from the BTC Premiership.

I didn’t mean to kill him- Accused

A man accused of killing his friend last Monday, told Magistrate Lindiwe Mokgoro of Village Magistrates court that the murder was an...

The zebra stole my goats!

NATO NABBED FOR STOCK THEFT Widely regarded as one of the country’s best defensive midfielders, soccer star Ofentse ‘Size...

Preparations for GIM2019 on track

Gaborone International Meet (GIM) Local Organising Committee General Manager Kitso Kemoeng says they are ready to host the 3rd annual athletics event.

Deafening progress

DTCB SPONSOR NATIONAL DEAF SPORTS GAMES Diamond Trading Company Botswana (DTCB) this week unveiled their sponsorship of P306, 000...

Pangolin poaching lands men in soup

Chief Magistrate Goodwill Makofi has expressed concern at the rate at which an endangered animal; the Pangolin is being poached of late.