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A famine has been declared in parts of South Sudan, the first to be announced in any part of the world in six years.
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 18:00 pm
Over 250 workers will have their contracts terminated at Ghaghoo Mine after Gem Diamonds yesterday decided to put the mine under care and maintenance due to depressed dia...
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 18:00 pm
The Lobatse High Court yesterday declared the appointment of the six Court of Appeal (CoA) Judges constitutionally invalid.
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 18:00 pm
Botswana is one of the countries of immense cultural significance to its inhabitants and every sacred site brings a spiritual meaning to this ancient landscape. Mmegi Sta...
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17 February 2017
China’s demand for donkey hide has reached rural Botswana, p...
16 February 2017
Standard Chartered Bank Botswana CEO, Moatlhodi Lekaukau has...
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Over 250 workers will have their contracts terminated at Gha...
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Fri 17 Feb 2017, 18:00 pm
The Lobatse High Court yesterday declared the appointment of the six Court of Appeal (CoA) Judges constitutionally invalid.
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 11:35 am
The Minister of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism (MENRCT), Tshekedi Khama has admitted that his Ministry is so broke that it cannot even pay compen...
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 11:34 am
Botho University students have welcomed a judgement by Justice Terrence Rannowane of the Gaborone High Court ordering the university to reinstate the expelled students wi...
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 11:28 am
The Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) youth president, Phenyo Segokgo has admitted that he has been missing in action in the Tlokweng constituency by-election campaign...
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Fri 17 Feb 2017, 18:00 pm
Over 250 workers will have their contracts terminated at Ghaghoo Mine after Gem Diamonds yesterday decided to put the mine under care and maintenance due to depressed dia...
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 11:10 am
GetBucks Botswana’s effort to raise up to P200 million through a medium-term note (MTN) programme seems to have not aroused confidence from investors in the market. This ...
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 11:07 am
The Citizen Economic Empowerment (CEE) policy that was introduced in 2012 will undergo scrutiny from the Public Procurement and Asset Disposal Board (PPADB) to evaluate i...
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 11:07 am
South African retail giant, Edcon has honoured its agreement with the Ministry of Investment, Trade and Industry to capacitate Batswana textile manufacturers with a view ...
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Fri 17 Feb 2017, 11:36 am
FRANCISTOWN: TAFIC are out to extend their lead at the top of the Debswana First Division North league when they welcome regular punching bags, Satmos at the Francistown ...
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 11:01 am
The Botswana Football Association (BFA) has reportedly intensified the search for a new chief executive officer (CEO) following the departure of Kitso Kemoeng in December...
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 10:57 am
Suspended Botswana Athletics Association (BAA) officer, Holiday Matibini has said he is prepared to spill the beans when his case for fraud goes before the disciplinary c...
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 10:55 am
FRANCISTOWN: In their first cross border engagement, the Ostriches, already in arrears after first leg 1-0 defeat, travel to an intimidating Somhlolo Stadium to face unco...
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Fri 17 Feb 2017, 18:00 pm
Botswana is one of the countries of immense cultural significance to its inhabitants and every sacred site brings a spiritual meaning to this ancient landscape. Mmegi Sta...
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 11:10 am
We are always warned about the dangers of go nwela mo tlaleng (drinking alcohol on an empty stomach) but people still do it anyway because of the unavailability of fast f...
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 11:09 am
In today’s world there are perceptions and theories which imply how true love does not exist or how it is a myth formulated by conspiracy theorists according to non-belie...
Thu 16 Feb 2017, 18:00 pm
Renowned jazz vocalist, Alwin Lopez Jarreau, died last Sunday in a Los Angeles hospital at the age of 76. A week earlier he had announced his retirement after cutting sh...
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Fri 17 Feb 2017, 11:21 am
In the wake of her defeat in the race for the African Union Commission chairpersonship, Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi defended the absence of her President from AU and United Na...
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 11:02 am
From its very inception, the Botswana National Front (BNF) has never tired of instilling into its cadres and ordinary members the need for taking an active interest in th...
Wed 15 Feb 2017, 16:32 pm
Knowing your politician, on the face of it seems a simple enough concept, especially in a small intimate community such as we have in Botswana. I have always enjoyed an a...
Tue 14 Feb 2017, 16:37 pm
The Botswana National Front (BNF) is concerned by the recent closure of the University of Botswana (UB) by the University Council and the Ministry of Tertiary Education, ...
Features
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 11:19 am
MATSILOJE: In the scorching heat of over 30 degrees Celsius on Tuesday, the village of Matsiloje is as quiet and desolated as always in the morning especially during the ...
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 11:17 am
DUKWI: Over 12 months ago the village of Dukwi looked like a derelict and deserted place. The scenario came as a result of the closure of Mowana Mine after one of its con...
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 11:15 am
Over 100 days after the BCL Group of Mines closure after it was placed under provisional liquidation, Mmegi Staff Writer RYDER GABATHUSE speaks to Botswana Mine Workers U...
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 11:15 am
Dude! Where do I start? Wait, I need a soundtrack for this. Cue in, Sail by Awolnation. Let me start from the aircraft. On board the Atlas Angel at five kilometres above ...
World
Mon 20 Feb 2017, 14:16 pm
A famine has been declared in parts of South Sudan, the first to be announced in any part of the world in six years.
Tue 14 Feb 2017, 11:00 am
The Daily Show host Trevor Noah joined Talk To Al Jazeera on Saturday, one day after his autobiography, Born a Crime, won the Debut Author and Outstanding Biography/Autob...
Mon 13 Feb 2017, 14:41 pm
At least 17 people have been killed in a stampede at a football stadium in the northern Angolan city of Uige, local officials say.
Wed 08 Feb 2017, 16:22 pm
Russia's main opposition leader, Alexei Navalny, has been found guilty of embezzlement and handed a five-year suspended sentence.
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Wed 15 Feb 2017, 16:59 pm
Mothusatona wa lephata la Botsogo le Boitekanelo, Phillip Makgalemele o boleletse palamente go re o itse ka seemo sa kwa kgaolong ya Letlhakane, se dingaka tsa koo di sa ...
Wed 15 Feb 2017, 16:59 pm
RADISELE: Monnasetilo wa Khansele ya Legare, Peter Williams o gwetlhile banana ba lefatshe leno go emisa go ikaega thata ka puso go ba tlhamela mebereko.
Wed 15 Feb 2017, 16:57 pm
Beke e e fetileng e ne wa wela ka matlhotlha pelo jaaka baithuti ba Mmadikole(UB), ba ne ba tsena ntweng ya go tsogologela sekole mo go se ba neng ba re ke go batla dikat...
Wed 15 Feb 2017, 16:56 pm
A e re pele ga re tswelela le kgang ya gompieno ke lo dumedise, lo le babadi ba Mmualebe le Naledi. Go lona ba Mmualebe, ke kopa maitshwarelo go bo ke tsamaile ke sa lo l...
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From prison with love
These Valentine’s Day themed sculptures made by the inmates from Gaborone Prison were placed at the city’s central intersections on the eve of the Valentine's Day.
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"Molale o dira makgakga"
BOFEPUSU's Johnson Motshwarakgole telling off minister Eric Molale
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