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A Queen’s confusion

"BCW told me there would be no Miss Botswana this year" - Gaelebale The ugly dark clouds hanging ominously over the country’s premier beauty pageant...

They took turns to rape the victim

•Accused maintains he does not have a case to answer .‘Whilst robbing her, the three of them took turns to rape the victim’ These were the...

Entranced by the Kuru Dance Festival

The monotonous rhythm and choreography to the relentless sounds of ‘uwe uwe uwe uwe uwe’ is all I noticed from my first experience at...

Gaborone comes alive

The much celebrated Gaborone International Music and Culture Week (GIMC) officially kicks off tomorrow (Saturday) with a tantalising headliner show from American singer songwriter,...

No auditions for this year’s Miss Botswana

Miss Botswana pageant slated for September 21st Organisers of controversy stricken Miss Botswana pageant announced this week that this year’s pageant will be hosted on...

Charma Gal collaborates with SA superstar Master KG

'Mokolodi' hit-maker set to release six-track album As the summer season kicks in, local singer songwriter Charma Gal has exclusively told Voice Entertainment she is...

Boteti Mining changes to Lucara Botswana

Boteti Mining, has changed its trading name as part of the company's re-branding strategy. The mining company, which has been operational for six years and...

Trust police, DIS over DCEC- Ngakaagae

The Directorate on Corruption and Economic Crime (DCEC) is yet to surrender the assets they confiscated from Bakang Seretse in the ongoing National Petroleum...

2nd Matsieng market pops into town

Next Saturday (1 September) sees the return of the Matsieng Pop Up Farm Market for its second instalment this year. The event will once again...

More woes for BOMU

In what seems like never ending controversies at the Botswana Musicians Union (BOMU) the election of its current leadership has been declared null and...

The radio jock’s new voice

He was an influential radio personality for close to five years before he returned to the world of entrepreneurship. Relentless and charismatic, Phenyo Moroka arguably...

Acquitted and discharged of scalding Phakalane coucillor

*Councillor Amos was the initial aggressor- court Tears of joy flowed uncontrollably as she left the court free from assault charges this week. The acquitted and...

Former DCEC boss in estate row

Life is not so rosy for former Director of the Directorate on Economic Crime (DCEC) boss, Rose Seretse, as she finds herself entangled in...

HT Tautona dishes ‘O njesitseng’

Local Motswakolista HT Tautona has released his latest offering ‘O njesitseng’, the lead single to his upcoming album set to be released soon. Produced by...

Thamaga comes alive with Bush Farm Sundays

As part of their attempts to improve Thamaga’s reputation, the village’s youth have come up with an exciting new concept, ‘Thamaga Bush Farm Sundays. The...

Clap and Tap in Francistown

In its bid to promote Clap and Tap music around the country, Lighthouse Theatre Production will hold a festival in the second city next...

‘Killer husband’ loses child custody

"I am accused of killing their mother but I want custody of my children" In a bitter court battle, a man accused of strangling his...

Jub Jub celebrated release with lots of sex

Controversial South African musician, Jub Jub, has revealed the first thing he did after being released from prison was to have ‘plenty of sex’. In...

Local beauty adds sparkle to South African show

Miss Botswana 2009 second runner up Naledi Willers is set to star in the upcoming reality show, Real Housewives of Johannesburg. In an exclusive interview...

BTO cancels P7, 996, 500 airshow

Botswana Tourism Organisation (BTO) has cancelled Gaborone International Airshow, a P 7, 996, 500 event that duplicated and was in the same geographical area...

Khama’s concern

Former President fears BDP could lose 2019 elections Former President Ian Khama fears the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) could lose next year’s general elections. In an...

Khama sues govt over Kgosi

•What they did is illegal- Khama •Khama uses Boko to take Masisi head on In a landmark case that could shake President Mogweetsi Masisi's administration to...

The big lion roars

He stepped down as the fourth President of Botswana in April after a ten- year rule. Dr. Ian Khama, 65, has however not stopped making...

Trigger happy cops shoot at wrong target

A young man who escaped death by a whisker after police chased, shot at him and beat him to a pulp in a case...

Celebrity dancer back in court for maintenance

Mophato dance theatre group member and celebrated dancer and performer, Isaac Surte, escaped jail by a whisker on Tuesday after he was granted P500...

Dancing all the way to New York

Denzel Washington, Lupito Nyong’o, Oprah Winfrey and Donald Molosi are just some of the blockbuster names that have starred on the Broadway stages. Located in...

CoA upholds death sentence for murder convict

The Court of Appeal (CoA) this morning upheld a High Court's decision to sentence murder convict, Mooketsi Kgosibodiba to death. Kgosibodiba was convicted for the...

Mothusi’s house burnt down

Controversial lawyer, Lyndon Tiro Mothusi’s woes continued this morning as his family was taken in for questioning by the police on suspicion of a...

ATI in South Africa for rehab

Local rapper, Atasaone Molemogi aka ATI, is reportedly going to be missing in action for a while after he was admitted at a rehabilitation...

Celebrity dancer back in court for child maintenance

Mophato dance theatre group member and celebrated dancer and performer, Isaac Surte, escaped jail by a whisker on Tuesday after he was granted P500...

I Love Botswana ensemble headed for Broadway

They wowed the world last year at their debut international performance and come next month, local dynamic dance group ‘I love Botswana ensemble’ is...

Lawyer in P100 000 fraud allegations

Mothusi in trouble again He was once struck off the roll and disbarred from legal practice for over eight years after he served a six...

Joyous Celebration comes to Gabs

Gaborone is up for a joyous celebration next week as one of South Africa's most decorated Gospel choirs, Joyous Celebration, jets into the country...

Motorist dies at the Makgadikgadi Epic

Police in Sowa Town have confirmed the death of a motorist who tragically lost his life in a road accident near the Makgadikgadi Epic...

The writing is on the wall

Kwasa Kwasa Legend Frank Lesokwane, popularly known as Franco by legions of his fans has dropped his 17th album ‘Mene Mene Tekele’ a title...

Masisi vows to fire corrupt ministers

President Mokgweetsi Masisi says there may be another cabinet shake up in the near future should his cabinet ministers under perform or get involved...

GC mayor dumped

• THUTLWE CONFIRMS BREAK UP WITH FIANCE • Alleged Victim denies dropping charges despite Police confirmation The embattled Gaborone city mayor, Kagiso Thutlwe has been jilted...

ZCC’s Lekganyane beyond Botswana courts’ jurisdiction- Attorney

An attorney representing Zion Christian Church (ZCC) leader, Bishop Barnabas Lekganyane, this week told the Court of Appeal (CoA) that it did not have...

‘One Night with Maxy’

Veteran singer celebrates 17 years in the industry Mmagauta, Queen of Sands, Khoisan Maxy, Maxy the Golden Voice, or simply The Diva – these are...

ATI to face the music over Maftown no show

South African promoters want their money back ATI could soon find himself in trouble with the law over his no show at the ‘Maftown Meets...