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Umbrella project bursts at the seams in Pilane

  Bmd and BNF clash over council candidate It is only 30 days before the general elections but that didn't stop the Botswana National Front (BNF)...

Things married men do to get a girlfriend

  Voice reporter Portia Ngwako went to cover the premier league game between BDF X1 and Orapa United over the weekend at the Sir Seretse...

Cresta hosts family fun day

  Comedy for The Nation of Botswana in conjunction with Cresta President Hotel will this Saturday host a family fun day at the Botanical Gardens...

Bontshetse loses court case, threatens to defect

  Former Tonota Umbrella For Democratic Change (UDC) Parliamentary Candidate Maokaneng Bontshetse has said that he will soon find a new political home after he...

VP commends Limkokwing University

  Vice President Dr Ponatshego Kedikilwe has said Limkokwing University of Creative Technology is contributing significantly towards the concept of a knowledge society. He said this...

Jwaneng half marathon for charity

  Sports Entertainment would this Sunday host its first Jwaneng half marathon. The marathon is divided into three categories being the 21km, 10km and 4km fun...

You can run but you can not hide

  Voice reporter Portia Ngwako recently boarded a combi from Chadibe to Francistown. On the way, passengers started a conversation about witchcraft. Blue overall: Morning good people....

Limkokwing University offered license

Limkokwing University has finally been offered a full license to operate as a tertiary institution. Since 2007 when it set up shop in Botswana, Limkokwing...

BCP launch Chillyboy as parliamentary candidate

  Mogoditshane parliamentary candidate Chillyboy Rakgare has launched his campaign for this year's general elections. His launch was attended by hundreds of Botswana Congress Party members...

Do or die

  Nijel in diamond league finals In line for a USD$40,000 bonus Botswana’s Olympic Silver medalist Nijel Amos is on the brink of making history this Thursday. Amos needs...

BCA host 4 nations girls torney

  Botswana Cricket Association will host a four nations girls 11 aside tournament in Gaborone this Friday at BCA oval. The participating countries are Zimbabwe, Namibia,...

Re ba Bona Ha mini cricket festival in Francistown

  In their effort to develop sports from grassroots level Botswana National Sports Council in conjunction with Botswana Cricket Association will this Friday host Re...

Tough times for Ghetto teams

  *No Coach For Tafic *Tasc kicked out of BDF camp Relegated Tafic Football Club will start the 2014/15 first division league season which resumes this weekend...

Magosi whip Matebele

  Mochudi Centre Chiefs new signing Ayanda Molefe was a marvel to watch on Saturday night when they played against BDF X1 at Molepolole Sports...

Laid to rest

You have gone too soon, you will always be remembered; you were humble like your name. These were some of messages read during Bonolo Tsayang’s...

Sibanda aims higher

Africa Youth Games gold medalist Karabo Sibanda is aiming for gold at Youth Olympics to be held at Nanjing China on the 16th August. He...

Bdfx XI eyeing league and major cups

Chairman boycotts BPL board meeting Though he said he does not hold grudges against Botswana Premier League after his team BDF X1 was docked six...

Youth development in Ghetto

  Christopher Mokoti has formed youth football development structure which is aimed at identifying talent at rural villages in North East District. The current structure involves...

Fighting illicit tobacco trade

  The Anti Tobacco Network of Botswana (ATNB) has reiterated its commitment to fight illicit tobacco trade in the country. The organisation held a press conference...

Matebejana tourney a success

  Matebejana Football Development club held a successful pre-season tournament recently at the SSKB stadium. The tournament attracted premier league teams such as Mochudi Center Chiefs,...

Old general manager walks for charity

  As part of its commitment towards uplifting the lives of the people of the Boteti Sub- District, the Orapa Letlhakane and Damtshaa Mines will...

BFA not happy with BNSC

  Botswana Football Association (BFA) president Tebogo Sebego is not pleased with the treatment they get from the mother body Botswana National Sports Council when...

Mixing business with pleasure

  Botswana Confederation of Commerce Industry and Manpower will hold its 8th annual business golf day this Friday at Gaborone golf club under the theme...

The shame of a cheating wife

  In a combi to the blocks in Francistown Voice reporter Portia Ngwako shares her newspaper with a passenger and sparks a conversation about the...

Sorrow and shame

  Families unite to bury disgraced wife Gossip gave way to a dark cloud of grief as the devastated families of a married woman murdered by...

Woman and baby found dead at BDF barracks

  Francistown Police are investigating an incident in which a woman aged between 20 and 30 years was found dead at BDF 2 Military Garrison...

Taking HIV/AIDS messages to the workplace

  Botswana Business Coalition on AIDS (BBCA) peer educators engaged in a project that disseminated HIV/AIDS and wellness information in different companies in Francistown and...

Journalists trained on business reporting

  Botswana Editors Forum in collaboration with Citizen Entrepreneurial Development Agency (CEDA) held a two day workshop in Gaborone this week to train journalists on...

Employees demand more as mine hikes salaries

  Tati and Nickel Mining Company (TNMC) have increased employee salaries following negotiations with Botswana Mine Workers Union (BMWU). TNMC Public Relations Manager Tebogo Rapitsenyane told...

Ghetto girl makes good

  From school bully to golden girl of boxing At school Keamogetse Kenosi was branded a bully. At the just ended African Youth games the same girl...

FRAFA goes for elections

  Francistown Regional Football Association (FRAFA) will this weekend hold its Annual General Meeting at HIS. Top of the agenda will be elections of the executive...

Nijel out of race

  Botswana 800m Olympic Silver medalist Nijel Amos will not compete in tonight IAAF Diamond League qualifiers race held at Rome, Italy. The race was supposed...

BOCCIM 20th Northern Trade fair a succes

BOCCIM held its annual northern trade fair and marked its 20th anniversary last week in Francistown. Guest speaker BTC (Botswana Telecommunications Corporation) CEO, Paul Taylor,...

Ghetto Dlala Bolo tourney

  Four teams will battle it out this Saturday at Francistown Stadium in the Dlala Bolo knock-out tournament. Teams participating are Ecco City Greens, Tasc, Great...

With a little help from their friends

Donors assist Motswedi Orphan and Destitute Society Bernadette Fungawne holds an infant in her arms and poses for a picture alongside colleague Tshimologop Masilo. Between them...

Swaneng Hill crowned chess champions

  Swaneng Hill Senior School boys team A are this year’s Mater Spei College Chess Festival Champions. The tournament which attracted 1 392 participants from primary,...

Financial break

  Bemobile prize money expected today but many clubs continue to struggle As mega rich footballers prepare to represent their countries in the FIFA World Cup in...

BOCCIM to hold Annual Northern trade fair

  BOCCIM will hold its Northern Trade Fair at Francistown under the theme ‘Investment: My opportunity to play a role in an evolving global economy....

Who is fooling who?

* Nico to sue Dynamos Captain over a P10 000 ‘sign on fee’ Nico United has threatened to take legal action against Motlakase Power Dynamos...

BDF commend 1st Commander Merafhe

Due to financial constraints BDF (Botswana Defence Force) Day was not celebrated in Francistown or Selebi-Phikwe. This year the 37th anniversary celebrations were only held at...