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“I sacrificed a lot to rule this country!”- Khama

Former President Ian Khama, 65, continues to dominate headlines over his increasingly messy fallout with his successor, Mokgweetsi Eric Masisi.

Stars shine at YAMAS pre-party

Music stars came out shining on Saturday night at the Yarona FM Music Awards (YAMAS) pre-party held at the Stanbic Bank Molapo...

Fifi Afrika proves she can with ‘Do I’

Although Fifi Afrika is not yet a household name – until recently she went by the stage name ‘Princess’ - her star...

Han C to headline Grand Palm’s Soul Sunday

Every January, the Grand Palm hosts a fun-filled customer appreciation day to usher in the new year in style.

Celeb edition with Kabo Lokwalo aka Oracle

He originally burst onto the scene as a fresh-faced 19-year-old back in 2003 with his sensational debut album ‘Sex’.

BOMU head to court over awards

The 10th annual Botswana Musicians Union (BOMU) awards that were initially scheduled for tomorrow remain in doubt after some concerned artists...

Man bites off thief’s penis

What was supposed to be a fun night out for a 30 -year -old farm boy turned into a night of horror...

Fired president’s right hand woman speaks

She was abruptly axed from the Botswana Democratic Party's (BDP) communications sub committee last week. Roseline Panzira Matshome...

Toddler witnesses mum’s bloody slaughter

Police arrest youngster's father on suspicion of murder A young boy is believed to have witnessed his mum’s bloody...

King Bee’s YAMAS dream comes true

The 5th annual Yarona FM Music Awards are once again upon us and this year they will be held under the theme...

Son of The Soil returns

After a year's hiatus, the thirteenth installment of the Son of The Soil (SOTS) Festival will take place on Saturday, March 2nd...

All Kasi retrace their footsteps

In 2017 they were voted the most admired brand locally for their innovative designs, but after changing their design trends, clothing label-...

Amantle Brown bounces back with new album

Confirms split with Juju Boy Brownies, as award-winning singer Amantle Brown affectionately calls her legion of fans, can brace...

Mogae throws weight behind Masisi

•EXPRESSES DISSAPOINTMENT IN PELONOMI VENSON • Calls New Jerusalem "shady faction’ Former Minister of Local Government,...

Khama is a divisive character- Mogae

•Ian is nothing like his father •He instructed Masisi to appoint TK as VP

Celeb edition with Maani ‘Abu Trekka’

For the last seven years, Maani ‘Abu Trekka’ Ditshupo has been a mainstay in the Township Rollers side, dominating games with his...

Straight talk with festus Mogae

On April 1st, 1998 the winds of change blew peacefully through the country as Festus Gontebanye Mogae ascended to the highest office...

Uneducated women use contraceptives less

In a recent study released by statistics Botswana, it has become evident that the use of contraceptives locally is more prevalent on...

Dan Tshanda passes on

South African music legend Dan Tshanda of splash and Dalom Music has passed on. Speaking to The Voice Online in a telephonic...

Master KG, Culture Spears steal the show at Gaabo Motho music...

The annual Gaabo Motho music festival which has proved to attract a bumper crowd over the years once...

Celeb edition with Bonjo

He is the morning show host of Duma FM’s most listened talk show “Six Ten Street”, Omogolo Bonjo Mathumo's composed yet robust...

COSBOTS conundrum

Society to distribute just over half a million Pula The country’s sole royalty colleting body, Copyright Society of Botswana...

Murder accused recaptured after escaping from Sbrana

A murder accused who escaped from state custody this week while he was about to be admitted at Sbrana Psychiatric Hospital in...

Criminalisation of same-sex activity infringes on our human dignity- LGBT activists

The Lesbians, Gays and Bisexuals of Botswana (LEGABIBO) have once again taken the Botswana Government to court, this time seeking to decriminalize...

Mascom launches Video on demand streaming service

Cellular network company Mascom in partnership with Discover Digital this week introduced as a trial run, the much anticipated Digital Entertainment on...

The Hilton has landed

Official opening set for early next year With over 800 hotels in 41 different countries, the Hilton Garden Inn has started a historic new chapter...

‘My husband’s debts dent my image’

Chief Magistrate dirvoces 'irresponsible' husband In an interesting twist to a nasty divorce battle between Francistown Chief Magistrate Taboka Mopipi and her husband, Augustine Mopipi,...

DISS pays back the money

The Director General of the Directorate on Intelligence Services (DISS) Peter Magosi has admitted that some of their projects will suffer after they had...

Murder most foul

Jealous man guns down ex girlfriend's new lover It started as a normal Monday morning with Tshiamo waking up early to prepare for her truck...

Dramaboi snubs the YAMAS

Accuses 'key' industry players of sabotage Following his high profile Yarona FM Awards (YAMAs) fallout, in which he told fans not to bother voting for...

How much did Harvey cost?

Renowned American comedian and Television showhost, Steve Harvey was briefly in the country as a surprise guest at last Thursday’s ‘W summit’ courtesy of...

Scramble for Hugh Masekela’s Estate

- Local ‘girlfriend’ Zenzele Hirschfeld to get a piece of the pie - Bra Hugh's cousin/ business partner acknowledges Zen Ten months after the death of...

Diplomat’s divorce turns dirty

# Wife claim's 'their' son is not his A former diplomat and high ranking officer at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Charles Masole is headed...

Fergusons inspire local film makers

Botswana's television exports to South Africa, Shona Ferguson and his wife Connie, have advised local film producers to shift focus from producing content from...

Mascom Live Sessions set for thrilling finale

South African megaband Mi Casa and Han C to perform The much celebrated Mascom Live Sessions is expected to end the year with it’s usual...

End of an era

Tshireletso bids Miss RADP farewell With the excitement and anticipation bubbling nicely ahead of the 6th annual Miss Remote Area Development Programme (RADP), the build...

Women in politics trained

• Gender links hosts political leadership workshop for couNcil candidates In its continued efforts to increase women participation and representation in political office, Gender Links...

A dire shituation

Colon Cleansing leaves woman with horrific injuries With a gaping wound to her stomach, her intestines hanging outside her badly bruised body, 55-year-old Michele Phitu...

Chinese duo fined for conniving to defraud FNB

Village Chief Magistrate Goodwil Makofi on Wednesday passed what many considered a light sentence to two Chinese men who pleaded guilty to fraud. Surviving the...

The necessary evil that is Ozi F Teddy

Whether you love or hate him or you somehow don’t even know him (where have you been?) controversial rapper Ozi F Teddy is arguably...