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FRANCISTOWN: Debswana First Division North League clubs want a 100 percent hike in entrance fees following a meeting held here over the weekend.
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Thu 22 Jan 2015, 17:00 pm
PALAPYE: A middle aged man from Lerala village was arraigned before Chief Magistrate Rebecca Motsamai on Monday to face four charges of unlawful wounding and raping juven...
Thu 22 Jan 2015, 15:38 pm
A campaign to raise funds for the 14-year-old cancer patient, Abian ‘Abbie’ Ntshabele has been described as a huge success.
Thu 22 Jan 2015, 15:32 pm
FRANCISTOWN: The state has withdrawn murder charges against a fugitive who fled for the second time last October. However, the charges against Edwin Samotse, will be rein...
Thu 22 Jan 2015, 15:17 pm
As the Botswana Democratic Party national congress, where the soul of the ruling party will be fought for, gets closer, the questions in most people’s minds is who will b...
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Thu 22 Jan 2015, 17:00 pm
Australian junior, Walkabout Resources, says the development of its Takatokwane thermal coal project in the Kweneng District is estimated at $767 million (P7.2 billion).
Thu 22 Jan 2015, 14:50 pm
Fuel and lubricants supplier, Total Botswana, will host the first ever Botswana Mining workshop at the end of the month.
Thu 22 Jan 2015, 14:50 pm
Production at troubled Boseto Copper Mine fell by 13 percent in the last three months of 2014, as the mine continues to struggle ahead of its closure in June this year.
Wed 21 Jan 2015, 11:18 am
The Court of Appeal (COA) will decide on February 5 whether the Public Procurement and Asset Disposal Board (PPADB) was right to refuse to award a multi-million Pula tend...
Sport
Thu 22 Jan 2015, 17:00 pm
FRANCISTOWN: Debswana First Division North League clubs want a 100 percent hike in entrance fees following a meeting held here over the weekend.
Thu 22 Jan 2015, 12:33 pm
The Under-19 boys cricket team has started preparations for the 50 overs World Cup qualifiers that start in Tanzania next month.
Thu 22 Jan 2015, 12:23 pm
PALAPYE: Mahalapye side, BR Highlanders have vowed to fight tooth and nail to remain in the elite league by signing three players.
Thu 22 Jan 2015, 12:22 pm
First Division League-South chairperson, Sam Keitireng has admitted they have failed to conduct workshops for clubs administrators.
Lifestyle
Thu 22 Jan 2015, 15:00 pm
Valentine’s Day is around the corner and many are wondering what they will do for their significant other to mark the celebration of love.
Thu 22 Jan 2015, 12:51 pm
Barely a month after putting on a united front for Serowe Pop Bottles, Atlasaone ‘ATI’ Molemogi and James ‘Double Jay’ Ratshosa, have fallen out again.
Thu 22 Jan 2015, 12:43 pm
Entertainment agency, Off Campus Events, plans sending three of its artists to Zimbabwe to feature at the Pink Concert 2015 edition, slated for January 31.
Thu 22 Jan 2015, 12:42 pm
Gospel artist, Tefo Phiri, has said that winning an award at the Botswana Musicians Union (BOMU) for Best Music Video late last year brought great consolation to him.
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Opinion & Analysis
Thu 22 Jan 2015, 14:44 pm
The popular image of a parliament is of a uniquely respected, honourable house, whose democratic legitimacy rests on some constitutional order.
Wed 21 Jan 2015, 11:00 am
I have always waited with baited breath on when BOFEPUSO will eventually announce what I had always thought was coming.
Fri 16 Jan 2015, 12:38 pm
As an African American historical sociologist of knowledge and sociologist of futures, I began researching African affairs in my doctoral dissertation days at Northwester...
Thu 15 Jan 2015, 10:56 am
It is the first school term of the year and for some this has been the long awaited time of meeting with friends and creating new partnerships.
Features
Wed 21 Jan 2015, 11:04 am
As the 50th anniversary gets closer, it will become increasingly obvious that the country is without a properly equipped and staffed photographic archive and will therefo...
Fri 16 Jan 2015, 15:25 pm
With almost 60 days into his five-year second term at the helm, after October 2014 general elections, Mmegi Staffer RYDER GABATHUSE asks if President Ian Khama and Vice P...
Fri 16 Jan 2015, 14:57 pm
In 1914, “the shot heard around the world,” sparked the First World War. One hundred years later, a mother sounded the cry heard around the village. Mmegi Correspondent, ...
Fri 16 Jan 2015, 14:36 pm
Stories of “fighting the good fight,” in terms of health issues, do not usually have happy endings. For 15 years, Bontle Modige, has wrestled with and overpowered a disea...
World
Mon 19 Jan 2015, 11:35 am
Suspected militants from Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram have kidnapped dozens of people in raids in neighbouring Cameroon, officials say.
Wed 14 Jan 2015, 17:51 pm
A whistle-blowing website which aims to expose politicians and businessmen who abuse power in Africa has been launched by media and campaign groups.
Sat 10 Jan 2015, 16:12 pm
Amnesty International calls the killings ‘a disturbing and bloody escalation’ and a local defence group says its fighters have given up trying to count the bodies
Wed 07 Jan 2015, 16:23 pm
Gunmen have attacked the Paris office of French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, killing 12 people and injuring seven in an apparent Islamist attack.
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