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Fri 21 Sep 2018, 14:55 pm
Botswana Telecommunications Corporation (BTC) Foundation has injected P1.7 million into Thapong Visual Arts Centre and the money will be used to sponsor the Thapong Artis...
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A healthy diet is a solution to many health-care problems. If one maintains a healthy diet, or at least one is smart about one’s food choices, one will still see the p...
Fri 21 Sep 2018, 14:51 pm
A local Electronic Dance Music (EDM) DJ Sbi Techn has released a new single called Love In Reverse featuring the exciting melodic vocalist, FiFi Afrika and Aubrey playing...
Fri 21 Sep 2018, 14:48 pm
The newly-crowned Miss Botswana Bikini Model queen, Bame Mangadi says the pageant has given her an opportunity to fulfill her long-time dream to complete her studies.
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21 September 2018
KASANE: The government is considering taking legal action ag...
21 September 2018
A local Electronic Dance Music (EDM) DJ Sbi Techn has releas...
21 September 2018
Gilbert Promotions has entered into a deal with digital sate...
21 September 2018
The newly-crowned Miss Botswana Bikini Model queen, Bame Man...
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14 September 2018
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Fri 21 Sep 2018, 14:40 pm
KASANE: The government is considering taking legal action against researcher, Dr Mike Chase of Elephants Without Borders (EWB) over "sensational untruths" and possible co...
Fri 21 Sep 2018, 14:24 pm
In his first ever engagement with students, President Mokgweetsi Masisi has promised to promptly respond to their grievances as a way of creating proper dialogue between ...
Thu 20 Sep 2018, 12:14 pm
The Botswana Police Service (BPS) is currently working on installing Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) in Gaborone and surrounding areas for crime-free streets as well as ...
Wed 19 Sep 2018, 14:07 pm
Little to no parental involvement from home and low motivation from students has contributed negatively on the school dropout rate, which has reached a record high in one...
Business
Fri 14 Sep 2018, 18:00 pm
Debswana’s mines are on track to hit a 23.8 million carat target for 2018, riding on positive global demand and lifting forecasts for the local economy beyond initial e...
Fri 14 Sep 2018, 12:38 pm
Buoyed by the political will vouched for by President Mokgweetsi Masisi at the just ended National Business Conference (NBC) at Adansonia Hotel here, conference delegates...
Fri 14 Sep 2018, 12:38 pm
Transport and Communications minister, Kitso Mokaila says while China has assured of its support for P12.4 billion in infrastructure loans, the final amount Botswana will...
Fri 14 Sep 2018, 12:38 pm
Government walked away with P1.1 billion in fresh borrowings from the market, after an August 31 auction of bonds and a treasury bill, characterised by strong demand from...
Sport
Fri 21 Sep 2018, 13:36 pm
The Botswana Football Association (BFA) will restructure its technical staff for all national teams, except the senior men’s side, the Zebras.
Fri 21 Sep 2018, 13:34 pm
Botswana Karate Association (BOKA) and Botswana National Sport Commission (BNSC) are at loggerheads over the hosting of the 2019 Africa Karate (UFAK) Championships.
Fri 21 Sep 2018, 13:30 pm
Rakops is a tiny village in Boteti, but greatness has emerged from a population of less than 10,000 inhabitants.
Fri 21 Sep 2018, 13:29 pm
Winless former league champions, Mochudi Centre Chiefs take the long journey to Boteti to face buoyant Orapa United in a BTC Premiership encounter to be played at the Ike...
Lifestyle
Fri 21 Sep 2018, 14:55 pm
Botswana Telecommunications Corporation (BTC) Foundation has injected P1.7 million into Thapong Visual Arts Centre and the money will be used to sponsor the Thapong Artis...
Fri 21 Sep 2018, 14:52 pm
A healthy diet is a solution to many health-care problems. If one maintains a healthy diet, or at least one is smart about one’s food choices, one will still see the p...
Fri 21 Sep 2018, 14:51 pm
A local Electronic Dance Music (EDM) DJ Sbi Techn has released a new single called Love In Reverse featuring the exciting melodic vocalist, FiFi Afrika and Aubrey playing...
Fri 21 Sep 2018, 14:48 pm
The newly-crowned Miss Botswana Bikini Model queen, Bame Mangadi says the pageant has given her an opportunity to fulfill her long-time dream to complete her studies.
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Opinion & Analysis
Fri 21 Sep 2018, 14:40 pm
Elephants Without Borders (EWB) has received many questions and comments regarding the elephant poaching situation that has been widely reported in the press.
Fri 21 Sep 2018, 09:00 am
The atmosphere had the feeling of Deja Vu once again. The Gaborone United Special General Meeting this past Saturday bore close similarities to that of the AGM of 2015.
Mon 10 Sep 2018, 14:46 pm
The Botswana National Front (BNF) strongly condemns the uncouth, demeaning and abusive language allegedly used recently by the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Basi...
Fri 07 Sep 2018, 12:43 pm
I have read with disappointment a Mmegi article titled "Suspended Masame allegedly defrauded BOPEU", which was published on August 31, 2019 edition.
Features
Fri 14 Sep 2018, 13:35 pm
The Botswana government’s strategy when dealing with the elephant poaching crisis sparked by Elephants Without Borders (EWB) director, Dr Mike Chase, appears to have be...
Fri 14 Sep 2018, 13:25 pm
With the memories of the disastrous 2015/16 season fresh in their minds, farmers around the country had their worst fears confirmed recently with the announcement that El...
Fri 14 Sep 2018, 13:25 pm
While the 2017/18 cropping season produced a 78% cereal deficit, things are about to get a lot worse for local farmers and the communities dependent on agriculture. A nas...
Fri 14 Sep 2018, 13:24 pm
While Matsiloje and other villages in its periphery are still smarting from the effects of the closure of a mine within their environs a few years back, the twin tragedie...
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Fri 17 Aug 2018, 13:12 pm
The High Court heard yesterday that Andrew Motsamai authorised a P2 million liability contract that bound Babereki Investments, the Botswana Public Employees’ Union (BO...
Fri 17 Aug 2018, 13:10 pm
Botswana Public Employees’ Union (BOPEU) was successful on Tuesday before Justice Abednico Tafa in Lobatse in their bid to recover some P381, 144.11 with interest from ...
Mon 06 Aug 2018, 13:40 pm
The urgent Court case involving BOPEU’s two warring parties which was scheduled for the High Court in Lobatse on Friday last week has been moved to August 9, after ...
Mon 06 Aug 2018, 13:40 pm
A court application by renegade BOPEU NEC members seeking a Court order to confirm the toppling of president Masego Mogwera and her National Office Bearers is in shaky gr...
World
Tue 18 Sep 2018, 13:00 pm
South Africa's highest court has legalised the use of cannabis by adults in private places.
Fri 14 Sep 2018, 12:30 pm
Tens of thousands of homes are without power and sea water is sloshing through coastal streets as Hurricane Florence begins lashing the US East Coast.
Tue 11 Sep 2018, 13:38 pm
Tanzania's President John Magufuli has urged women to stop taking birth control pills, saying the country needs more people.
Fri 31 Aug 2018, 15:33 pm
President Donald Trump has threatened to withdraw the US from the World Trade Organization (WTO), claiming it treats his country unfairly.
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Broadway Never Danced Like This
ILoveBotswana Ensemble staged the dance production titled Pula on Broadway at the PlayStation Theatre, New York City on August 22 and 23, 2018.
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Story behind Khama's ring
Former President Ian Khama's ring has been subject to many gossip tales. Watch as he finally explains the story behind the ring. And we conveniently threw in that marriage question.
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