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Thu 21 Sep 2017, 12:09 pm
The death of a high-profile ANC figure has revived some dark memories in South Africa's KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) province.
Thu 21 Sep 2017, 11:29 am
The Botswana Football Association (BFA) is considering re-branding the senior women football side after sexist claims against the ‘She Zebras’ moniker.
Thu 21 Sep 2017, 11:12 am
The Sidney Pilane-led faction has moved with the speed of lightning on the power-sharing proposal brokered by the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC), calling on their r...
Wed 20 Sep 2017, 18:00 pm
Hardly two years into her job, the chief executive officer (CEO) of Botswana Life Insurance Limited, Bilkiss Moorad has resigned amid reports of stark differences with he...
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20 September 2017
“There he comes again,” is one of the expressions that certa...
21 September 2017
The Sidney Pilane-led faction has moved with the speed of li...
20 September 2017
Hardly two years into her job, the chief executive officer (...
20 September 2017
The Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) faction led by Nda...
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20 September 2017
Broadhurst Magistrate’s Court on Monday nearly turned into a...

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Thu 21 Sep 2017, 11:12 am
The Sidney Pilane-led faction has moved with the speed of lightning on the power-sharing proposal brokered by the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC), calling on their r...
Wed 20 Sep 2017, 13:08 pm
President Ian Khama has appointed former Francistown chief magistrate Gaedupe Makgato a Judge of the Industrial Court.
Wed 20 Sep 2017, 13:04 pm
FRANCISTOWN: The fight between members of the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) over differences of their handling of the Francistown Regional elective congress may be reso...
Wed 20 Sep 2017, 13:03 pm
The Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) faction led by Ndaba Gaolathe is reportedly divided on the issue of forming a new party.
Business
Wed 20 Sep 2017, 18:00 pm
Hardly two years into her job, the chief executive officer (CEO) of Botswana Life Insurance Limited, Bilkiss Moorad has resigned amid reports of stark differences with he...
Wed 20 Sep 2017, 12:41 pm
The Botswana Housing Corporation (BHC) has developed a total of 1,553 houses during the past year with another 2,000 planned for the current financial period.
Wed 20 Sep 2017, 12:39 pm
A study by the Ministry of Agricultural Development and Food Security to assess the feasibility of liberalisation of Botswana beef export market is nearing conclusion.
Tue 19 Sep 2017, 18:00 pm
As part of its efforts to increase throughput and quality, the Botswana Meat Commission (BMC) has sent six beef cattle farmers to Norway on a benchmarking mission.
Sport
Thu 21 Sep 2017, 11:29 am
The Botswana Football Association (BFA) is considering re-branding the senior women football side after sexist claims against the ‘She Zebras’ moniker.
Wed 20 Sep 2017, 12:24 pm
The Botswana National Sport Commission (BNSC) is keeping a hawk-eye on developments at the Botswana Athletics Association (BAA) following media reports on the treatment o...
Wed 20 Sep 2017, 12:24 pm
The Botswana Football Association (BFA) has appointed little known Mfolo Mfolo as its acting chief executive officer (CEO)following the departure of Ookeditse Malesu.
Wed 20 Sep 2017, 12:20 pm
PALAPYE: First Division North side, Morupule Wanderers say they are ready to compete despite losing experienced mentor, David Bright who was recently appointed the Zebras...
Lifestyle
Wed 20 Sep 2017, 18:00 pm
“There he comes again,” is one of the expressions that certainly sound impolite, but Botswana’s most decorated musician, Vee Mampeezy had no problem associating it to Jes...
Wed 20 Sep 2017, 12:38 pm
The first annual Tswapong Festive Unity Cup organisers would donate the event proceedings to the needy in the community during Independence Day.
Wed 20 Sep 2017, 12:28 pm
The annual Miss Molepolole Grand Finale will be held at Rocklane Lodge in Molepolole on September 23, 2017.
Wed 20 Sep 2017, 12:26 pm
Rappers, Ill Law and Osama Bin Chaplin are set to stage debut performances at the Scrambles4Money: Talk is Cheap 5 battle rap in South Africa on September 29.
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Wed 20 Sep 2017, 12:56 pm
It was sad to read last week’s Mmegi story that a 25 year old mother committed suicide five days after giving birth.
Fri 15 Sep 2017, 13:08 pm
The symposium is organised by Hlanganani ICT Botswana/ eLearning Botswana, a BQA Accredited Institute offering ICT & Cyber security courses. The Symposium is scheduled fo...
Fri 08 Sep 2017, 16:11 pm
I am petrified at the developments I hear. Back then in the civil service my boss told me that; a dozen wise men can be more easily wiped out than a hundred fools. I will...
Tue 05 Sep 2017, 18:23 pm
“A People Without a Past is a People Without a Soul” Sir Seretse Khama’s Vision of Development of Botswana
Features
Fri 15 Sep 2017, 13:32 pm
Tshiamo Kgalalelo and Mmika Mpe are in the fight for their lives, following their conviction for kidnapping, killing, stealing from and burning an Afrikanner businesswoma...
Fri 15 Sep 2017, 13:31 pm
For the large number of Batswana who consult them, traditional healers are integral in the community as points for counselling and healthcare. More traditional healers, h...
Fri 15 Sep 2017, 13:29 pm
JWANENG: Onalenna Candie Godie leads a team of close to 400 engineers at Jwaneng Mine, the world’s largest diamond mine by value, which is also undergoing a multi-billion...
Fri 15 Sep 2017, 13:21 pm
As I travel around the world and in social media, the constant question I tend to get is why do things like the killing of the Commander of the Lesotho Defence Force (LDF...
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Mon 11 Sep 2017, 23:16 pm
For South African businessman, Simbi Phiri, dignity and reputation are worth than all the gold a man can have.
Fri 30 Jun 2017, 20:08 pm
Renowned as a master farmer in his home village of Kanye and beyond, Sir Ketumile Masire met his march in Vlado Rubezic, somewhere around 1993 when he walked into Feed Ce...
Fri 30 Jun 2017, 20:08 pm
Tautona wa lefatshe la Zimbabwe Robert Gabriel Mugabe a re tautona wa bobedi wa lefatshe la Botswana, yo o neng a bolokwa maabane, Sir Quett Ketumile Joni Masire e ne e ...
Fri 30 Jun 2017, 20:08 pm
Tautona wa lefatshe la Botswana Lt General Dr Ian Khama a re tautona ya bobedi ya lefatshe la Botswana, Sir QuettKetumile Joni Masire o segile tema e tona thata ka nako y...
World
Thu 21 Sep 2017, 12:09 pm
The death of a high-profile ANC figure has revived some dark memories in South Africa's KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) province.
Tue 05 Sep 2017, 13:18 pm
A harmful virus that can cause devastating brain damage in babies could offer up a surprising new treatment for adult brain cancer, according to US scientists.
Wed 26 Jul 2017, 09:44 am
New diesel and petrol cars and vans will be banned in the UK from 2040 in a bid to tackle air pollution, the government is set to announce.
Fri 07 Jul 2017, 20:00 pm
Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin have discussed the alleged Russian hacking of last year's US presidential election during their first meeting.
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Wed 20 Sep 2017, 12:52 pm
Mokwadi wa tlhwatlhwa wa Setswana se se molodi, ebile ele modiragatsi wa poko ya Setswana, Moroka Moreri o gopola Rre Soares Katumbela, a dira jalo ka taletso ya lokwalod...
Wed 20 Sep 2017, 12:47 pm
Beke e e fetileng, polelo e khutlile Hendrick Letshwiti a ne kopile kgotlakgolo la Setswana kwa Mochudi go mo fa sebaka sa go oketsa melato e mesha ya go akaretsa Tlamelo...
Wed 20 Sep 2017, 12:43 pm
Kgatiso ya gompieno, re lebelela ka fa lenyalo le ntseng ka teng bogolosegolo mo Bakereseteng.
Wed 13 Sep 2017, 16:20 pm
Ka Laboraro wa beke e re tswang mo go yone, kgotla ya ga Kgabo eleng Kgosikgolo Kgafela II ene ya amogela boikuelo ka Hendrick Letshwiti a re mosadi wa gagwe o nyetswe ga...
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