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Tue 22 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
FRANCISTOWN: Mowana Mine, which is still running under a trial period, has shown potential after hitting break even point six months after resuming operations.
Tue 22 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
The controversial Mochudi East Member of Parliament (MP), Isaac Davids has resigned from Botswana National Front (BNF).
Tue 22 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
Award-winning music star, Vee Mampeezy spent a whooping R250,000 on his new music video titled Champion.
Tue 22 Aug 2017, 17:06 pm
SELEBI-PHIKWE: The Selebi-Phikwe Town Council (SPTC) is owed P13.4 million in rates arrears and P4.5 million in service levy arrears, mayor Molosiwa Molosiwa has said.
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The controversial Mochudi East Member of Parliament (MP), Is...
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President Ian Khama has bid farewell to fellow southern Afri...
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22 August 2017
FRANCISTOWN: The lives of the people of Nkange and its surro...
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22 August 2017
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Tue 22 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
The controversial Mochudi East Member of Parliament (MP), Isaac Davids has resigned from Botswana National Front (BNF).
Tue 22 Aug 2017, 17:06 pm
SELEBI-PHIKWE: The Selebi-Phikwe Town Council (SPTC) is owed P13.4 million in rates arrears and P4.5 million in service levy arrears, mayor Molosiwa Molosiwa has said.
Tue 22 Aug 2017, 17:05 pm
FRANCISTOWN: The lives of the people of Nkange and its surrounding villages are still at risk after veterinary officers and a professional hunter engaged to capture menac...
Tue 22 Aug 2017, 17:03 pm
President Ian Khama has bid farewell to fellow southern African leaders at the 37th SADC Ordinary Summit for Heads of State and Government Summit in Pretoria, South Afric...
Business
Tue 22 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
FRANCISTOWN: Mowana Mine, which is still running under a trial period, has shown potential after hitting break even point six months after resuming operations.
Tue 22 Aug 2017, 16:35 pm
FRANCISTOWN: Beef producers have welcomed the Botswana Meat Commission’s (BMC) partnership with BancABC that promises to ease problems of delayed payments to the farmers.
Tue 22 Aug 2017, 16:34 pm
Botswana Telecommunications Corporation (BTC) has embarked on a network transformation project in its quest to improve service quality and provide superior customer exper...
Fri 18 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
Government could be slapped with a P4 billion lawsuit for breach of contract if it fails to provide an P8 billion guarantee that Marubeni and Posco Energy are demanding b...
Sport
Tue 22 Aug 2017, 16:09 pm
Four Premier League teams who participated in the inaugural Gaborone City Mayor’s Cup are yet to be paid their dues. The Gaborone City Council (GCC) hosted the tournamen...
Tue 22 Aug 2017, 16:04 pm
JWANENG: Golfers from around the country converged here for the annual Cresta and Pick n Pay golf tournament where P24,500 was raised for a destitute family. The money is...
Tue 22 Aug 2017, 16:04 pm
Mochudi Centre Chiefs warring factions are heading for another fierce battle after revelations that some disgruntled members are back in court over the control of the clu...
Tue 22 Aug 2017, 16:04 pm
FRANCISTOWN: Sua Flamingoes have roped in former Orapa United coach, Dominic Changwe on a 12-month contract. The club has also bought 10 new players.
Lifestyle
Tue 22 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
Award-winning music star, Vee Mampeezy spent a whooping R250,000 on his new music video titled Champion.
Tue 22 Aug 2017, 16:27 pm
After bringing American hip hop artist Rick Ross last year on New Year’s Eve, Fables in partnership with MTN Business Botswana will this year kick start their urban cultu...
Tue 22 Aug 2017, 16:24 pm
Organisers of TD Jakes show have assured Batswana that the historic event will go on as planned on September 11 at the University of Botswana Indoor Stadium.
Tue 22 Aug 2017, 16:24 pm
Miss Botswana pageant auditions held in Gaborone had a better turnout of aspiring models compared to the Maun and Francistown auditions that had two and three people resp...
Tribute To Sir Ketumile Masire
Opinion & Analysis
Tue 22 Aug 2017, 16:47 pm
In my autobiography, The Magic of Perseverance, I introduce Chapter Six with an epigraph in the form of a quote attributed to Sir Seretse Khama, our founding President, t...
Tue 22 Aug 2017, 16:45 pm
As a journalist who covered Sir Ketumile on his local and foreign trips, I feel obliged to share my experiences of some of his relationships with the press during his loc...
Fri 18 Aug 2017, 15:54 pm
The stalemate between the factions of Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) will not be resolved by any form of external intervention, except when such is a prescription ...
Wed 16 Aug 2017, 16:21 pm
We speak today for the dignity of man and the destiny of our democracy. We at Botswana Congress Party Youth League (BCPYL) urge all young people, from every section of th...
Features
Fri 18 Aug 2017, 16:05 pm
When I learned of the passing away of Eddie Kulhmann, at a tender age of 58, many images and memories of yesteryear started swirling around my head.
Fri 18 Aug 2017, 15:52 pm
Chinese firms are fast moving from competing for construction and maintenance projects in the African energy space, to increasingly holding equity and being producers on ...
Fri 18 Aug 2017, 15:50 pm
On this second dispatch from the Okavango Delta, Staff Writer THALEFANG CHARLES who is on a National Geographic expedition reports about the brave river men that hold the...
Fri 11 Aug 2017, 15:32 pm
Mmegi’s intrepid Staff Writer THALEFANG CHARLES is once again deep in the Okavango Delta exploring the wilderness with National Geographic on an 18-day transact research ...
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Fri 30 Jun 2017, 20:15 pm
Messages Of Condolences From The Public
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
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.
Fri 23 Jun 2017, 10:44 am
Four Arab states have sent Qatar a list of 13 demands it must meet if it wants them to lift their sanctions.
Fri 16 Jun 2017, 10:17 am
The estranged wife of incoming Lesotho Prime Minister Thomas Thabane has been shot dead two days before his inauguration.
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Wed 16 Aug 2017, 16:14 pm
Makgolokgolo a merafe ya Botswana e ne e tshologetse moletlo wa go tlhomiwa ga Kgosana ya tetlanyo kwa motseng wa Bikwe, eleng Kgosi Nkosiyabo Mngqibisa.
Wed 16 Aug 2017, 16:13 pm
E rile bosheng, sekolo sa dipongaponga sa Shinning Pebbles Day Care Center, sa dira mokete wa go ipelela letsatsi la ngwao kwa Tlokweng.
Wed 16 Aug 2017, 16:11 pm
Go tswa bogologolo tala dingwao tsa merafe ka go farologana dile botlhokwa, ka merafe ene e itlotlomatsa ka seriti le ditso tsa yone. Malatsi a no, re bona jalo maiteko k...
Wed 16 Aug 2017, 16:10 pm
Mongwe wa bagolo ba Naledi e kileng ya kwala ka botshelo jwa bone, ke Mme Gaotime Kebao Pilane, yo gape a neng a bidiwa Mma Motswana. Gompieno Naledi e re lekodisa fa Mm...
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Okavango lions ate my camera
The camera was set on blub mode and was meant to shoot the star trails for 20 minutes. After setting up the camera outside my tent, I opened the shutter and let it to start shooting.
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Why does Botswana need expensive fighter jets? - Swedish media interrogate Khama
President Ian Khama defends govt's intension to purchase expensive fighter jets in Sweden. Khama is currently on a controversial state visit in Sweden where he trying to get a deal of procuring eight to 12 Gripen fighter jets for the BDF.
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