Tuesday, August 30, 2016
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The last act

Man,48, dies after sex Shocked woman narrates one-night-stand horror A one-night stand last Thursday turned tragic after a Debswana employee collapsed and died after a...

Is this love that I am feeling?

I am Marry, a 24 –year- old married woman with two biological children and two step- daughters. During our courtship and early days of marriage,...

Churches seek failed Mugabe’s removal

President Robert Mugabe has come under immense pressure with church-based organisations calling on Parliament to move a motion to impeach him if he fails...

SA staring down edge of economic abyss

Attacks on Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan by the Hawks threaten to devastate the economy, Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) said in an open letter...

Bot50 F/town chairperson resigns

A visible frustrated chairperson of Bot50 Francistown threw in the towel on Tuesday amid allegations of maladministration, favoritism and misappropriation of funds by the...

In or out?

Cabinet reshuffle Coming A looming cabinet shuffle has left Botswana ministers clutching their seats as they await in abated breath for the pin to drop. Worse...

Magaya charged with rape

Founder and leader of acclaimed Prophetic Healing and Deliverance (PHD) Ministries, Prophet Walter Magaya appeared at the Harare magistrate's court on Saturday charged with...

Stanbic commits to mining sector growth

Stanbic Bank Botswana’s role as a leading financial services provider in the Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB) space positions it as an ideal partner...

BTO Boss Quits

Administrative tension said to have pushed Dithebe out of his job Damning allegations have surfaced surrounding Tuesday’s resignation of Botswana Tourism Organization’s Chief Executive Officer,...

Tsena Botswana Online – national information portal

Botswana’s only one stop shop online platform focussing on community     interests and innovation Tsena envisioned to be an online gateway to...

Insurance Sector urged to be more inclusive

Insurance companies in the country have been called upon to be more inclusive and introduce financial products that cater for the informal sector and...

Child rapist locked up

Youthfulness and mental illness saved a Francistown man convicted of attempted rape, from a mandatory maximum sentence as the court settled for a lesser...

A shining star

Sheila Tlou adds another feather to her cap Celebrated Nursing Educator and specialist in HIV/Aids and women’s issues, Sheila Tlou has bagged yet another accolade,...

Christmas obsessed fugitive jailed for five years

A criminal fugitive who assaulted police officers to evade arrest so he doesn’t spend Christmas day behind bars was this week sentenced to five...

For the love of good life

Woman withdraws threat to kill charge Afraid of suffering and losing her modest life, a Francistown woman this week approached the Magistrate court to withdraw...

Self help book with a difference

Jonathan Conte's first book is a gripping and very raw account of learning the hard way and finally understanding how to face his demons and stop...

F/Town BMC re-opens for slaughter

Francistown’s Botswana Meat Commission (BMC) abattoir is on Thursday (August 18) expected to start slaughtering cattle for export to the European Union (EU). The abattoir...

BSE courts local companies

Local companies have been encouraged to list on the Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE) so they can increase their chances of growth and expansion. At least...

Suspect accuse Police of murder

A suspected murderer in the Ditladi shooting, which claimed the life of a Zimbabwean man in January has shifted the blame to the cops. In...

Killer dad insane

A soldier who three years ago killed his two minor daughters at Francistown's Somerset East location has been found guilty but declared to have...

BOT50’S chance to make a moment a memory

Aero advertising offers to fly the flag high Independence Day is typically marked by patriotic fun activities. Think parades, displays of spectacular fireworks and of course...

Colour Run promises fireworks

This August, thousands of Batswana will be splashed with colour at the most fun party in Gaborone ever – the 2nd annual Botswana Colour...

BREXIT and African Union relationships and future

Financially, it seems that Brexit has created the possibility of some form of economic changes in Africa. The African Union (AU) leaders have met to...

Murder accused granted bail

In a shocking twist of events, murder accused, Othusitse Kgosimore (24), has been released by the Mochudi Magistrates Court on aP3000.00 bail. He is accused...

Mosque thieves whipped

Two thieves who broke into Palapye Islamic mosque were recently each given six lashes on bare buttocks after pleading guilty to their crimes. According to...

Standard Chartered commits to Africa growth

Standard Chartered Bank last week announced plans to step up investment and leverage its unique footprint and international banking expertise to drive growth in...

F/town deputy mayor’s property attached

Francistown City Council (FCC) deputy mayor, Lechedzani Modenga is set to lose some of his movable assets after a creditor was given right to...

Sefalana Posts Positive Results

Sefalana Group posted a solid set of financial results for the year ended April 30, 2016 after the company announced that its revenue grew...

Greening the country

PRIME PROJECTS REVEAL ZERO WASTE BW Waste Management specialists, Prime Projects has revealed their Zero Waste BW initiative in a media briefing this week. The initiative,...

Fired security guards cry foul

Seven former employees of Trium Security company are stranded in Francistown after their employment was terminated for alleged indiscipline and under performance while on...

No plan to buy out De Beers

Mokaila defends Debswana's localisation plan Nationalising Botswana's mines and buying out private investors such as De Beers may lead to a decline in the country's...

Limkokwing sponsors students with disabilities

Twenty students from Limkokwing University have been awarded the Tan Sri Limkokwing Scholarships for students with disabilities for the new academic year starting this...

Two men sentenced three years for murder

There were sighs of relief and tears of joy in Judge Lot Moroka’s courtroom in Francistown this week when two men convicted of murder...

IDM holds annual Pitso

The Institute of Development Management (IDM) will on Friday hold their annual Stakeholder Meeting. The meeting is one of the Institute’s important features in its...

Withholding of students’ certificates not allowed

Education and Skills Development Minister, Dr Unity Dow, says it is unlawful for schools to refuse to release certificates to students due to any...

Sefalana posts positive results

Diversity driven Sefalana Group posted a solid set of financial results for the year ended April 30 2016 after the company announced that its...

Financial Partnership to boost Diamond Industry

Loan will anchor supply chain in country catalysing local economic growth The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government’s development finance institution, this week...

SADC urged to unite against drought

President Ian Khama this week advised and urged Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) region to stand united against anticipated severe droughts. Following consideration of a...

Petty thieves lashed

Two Narita Motors employees caught stealing a pair of car batteries from their workplace were sentenced to four lashes each by Mogoditshane Kgotla on...

Kgosi Thwane’s mother laid to rest

Close to two thousand mourners thronged the yard of the late Mmanku Mary Tsheko at Artesia village on a chilly morning, last week. The deceased...