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STUDENT COMMUNITY EXPRESS MIXED FEELINGS ON MALEMA

The African National Congress (ANC) Youth League (ANCYL) president, Julius Malema’s disciplinary hearing over his controversial rhetoric about his plans for regime change in ...

DANGER ON SELEBI-PHIKWE ROADS

Police arrest  25 unlicensed drivers in a -five- hour 'operation sweep the streets' A spate of fatal car accidents that hit Selebi-Phikwe in the past...

LUCKY ESCAPE

Taxi driver survives vicious chilli pepper hijacking A  Francistown Taxi Driver who narrowly escaped death in a bizarre hijacking incident was on Wednesday battling to...

Test Your Knowledge!

Think you know all there is to know about substance use?! Test your knowledge on the BOSASNet quiz!! 1) Substance Abuse and Dependency is the...

MVA ENHANCES SERVICE DELIVERY, WELCOMES NEW BOARD MEMBERS

Motor Vehicle Accident (MVA) Fund, which is mandated to reduce the impact of road traffic accidents on the public health has gone on a...

BIG WEEKEND 26/08/11

PONGO, PAPA SY AND MBODLELE The long awaited collaboration between Pongo and Papa Sy is finally materialising. The two artists never really reached their...

YOUTH SUFFER HUGE BLOW FROM FMD

By ALE-ESI MAKGEKGENENE Food and Mouth affects Youth Funded Projects Livestock projects that have been funded under the youth development fund and the , Livestock Management...

DRESSED UP

Editor's pick Every woman's gotta have a dress!  After all it's one item of clothing that  the female folk have been identified with since time...

Sleeping Pill Addiction

Sleeping pill addiction is an uncontrollable desire to use sleeping pills on a regular basis, i.e. continuously and for longer than the prescribed period...

PEERMONT WALMONT WINS AWARDS

The PMR Africa 2011, Botswana Country Survey comprises of companies and institutes that are doing the most in their sectors over the past 12...

Standard Bank Joy of Jazz revitalising the city that never sleeps....

Twelve years of good music and great fun! That is what the Standard Bank Joy of Jazz has brought to Mzansi and its fans. The...

BOOK WORM

GROWING up was not an easy road for Lauri Kubuitsile and she had to fi nd solace in something, books provided that much needed...

DEDICATED TEACHER DIES

A respected educator, Paulinah Gasegale Pheto, is dead.Pheto, 77,  was a dedicated and generous teacher, choral music enthusiast and a mentor to many of...

THIEF HANGS SELF WITH STOLEN LOOT BY HIS SIDE

A 27 year old suspect in numerous theft cases was last week found hanging from a tree with a bag loaded with stolen clothes. The...

Harmful substance are everywhere

If you think that the only place kids can find harmful substances is on the streets; think again! Our kitchen cupboards, sheds, garages and...

COLOURING THE DESERT

THE venue was the upmarket Phakalane Golf Estate and the event was the much talked about Colour in the desert week. Despite the chilly weekend...

SELEBI-PHIKWE ACCIDENT CAUSING VAMPIRES

Boarding a taxi from the Selebi-Phikwe  main mall to NewStance, Voice reporter,  Phillimon Mmeso listened to a discussion about the spate of accidents that...

Help pours in for a woman defiled by teacher while a...

Help has come in from different people and a law firm for a 22 year old Maun woman currently languishing in jail for failing...

NYANGABGWE HOSPITAL PUTS 750 CANCER PATIENTS LIVES AT RISK

Surgery waiting list extends to 2014 as operation theatre goes out of use The lives of Over 750 cancer patients from northern Botswana hang in...

BOBIRWA POPULATION CENSUS MARRED BY FIGHTS

The 2011 national population census was off to a shaky start in Bobonong and surrounding areas as officers, enumerators and drivers traded insults and...

HOLISTIC CARE FOR THE BIG CANCER PATIENTS

First palliative clinic opens in Francistown as cancer cases rise The first public cancer palliative care clinic in Botswana is expected to open its doors...

I might act like a woman but I am not gay

Real lives: sexuality By Joy Chikura A 23 year old man who has since childhood been mistaken for a girl and eventually a woman has gone...

BELIEVE IN YOUR POWER

Every person on the planet with some mental capacity has the power to create a positive change in their lifestyle. I don’t care if...

Teenagers and Substance Abuse

Teenagers and young people are not immune from substance abuse and there are high levels of young people using alcohol and drugs on a...

Gender Links consoles bereaved family

Gender Links Botswana Satellite Office this week visited the Kgadubane family to pay condolences after the sudden death of their daughter  Kedibonye Lelatlhego. Lelatlhego’s body...

MASCOM AND BOTSWANA POST IN MyZAKA PARTNERSHIP

Botswana Post Chief Executive Pele Moleta says their partnership with Mascom through its mobile money service, Myzaka, will help with diversifying and modernising the...

‘Leave politics to the politicians’-Tsvangirai

ZIMBABWE'S prime minister says the military's role is to defend the people - and not attack and brutalise them in politically motivated violence. Prime Minister...

Reality Check

Last week, the death of 27 year old British music artist, Amy Winehouse, was widely reported; drawing attention to her battle with addiction to...

CHEATING DAD IN ‘PLOT TO KILL SON’

Accused man denies plan to kidnap and murder stepson A brave teenager who jumped out of a moving car has told of how his stepfather...

FUNNY MAN, JOHNNY KOBEDI DIES

The local music fraternity has been hit by yet another loss of a compatriot. Self proclaimed King of local music died aged 47 at...

SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS OWED

  Temporary teachers hired during strike not pid    Substitute teachers who assisted during the civil servants strike have been left in the lurch with no pay...

EDUCATIONAL PARKS TO BE COMMERCIALISED

Ministry of Environment, Wildlife and Tourism has undertaken a process to determine the viability of commercialising four strategically located educational parks.
Answering a parliamentary question,...

ZEUS, MUMBA AND BERNADINA SENT PACKING AS KAREN, VINA AND SHARON...

The Sunday live eviction show was both exciting and sad for me as a viewer. Not only did we see Botswana’s only remaining housemate...

OLDEST WOMAN IN BOTSWANA DIES AT 130 YEARS

Twenty years after choosing and buying her casket, the oldest woman in Botswana has  died. Born in Nswazwi viillage in the North East District  in...

PROPHET AND LOSS

As The Voice landed hot on the shelves last week, the paper’s front page, Prophet’s Mystery Death, had already found its way into the...

WE HAVE A WINNER

Francistown man scoops P7750 jackpot “Wow it’s a miracle!” were the first words of 45-year-old Wilfred Balole after he struck gold in our lucky newspaper...

ARRIVE ALIVE

Traffic volume will obviously be on the increase as people will be travelling to many parts of the country and beyond borders. This therefore means...

WHO IS IAN KHAMA?

He is the first born son and second child of Sir Seretse Khama the country's foremost independence leader who was President from 1966 to...

MOTHER, CHILD DIE AFTER CAR CRASHES INTO HOUSE

A  nursing mother and her four- months old baby were killed when a suspected drunken driver plowed into their house on Saturday night. The 28-...

Foot and mouth spreads to goats

Villagers and farmers in Mabudzane, North East district were on Tuesday shocked to learn that veterinary officials were on high alert due to indications...