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FRANCISTOWN: The ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) and opposition Botswana National Front (BNF) have vowed to set Tonota constituency alight with massive rallies to ...
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The Bank of Botswana (BoB) decided this week to maintain interest rates at 7.5 percent citing a favourable inflation outlook.
Thu 24 Apr 2014, 11:13 am
Selebi Phikwe residents will be treated to a night of comedy, on April 30, 2014 at Cresta Bosele, courtesy of the All Star Comedy Jam.
Thu 24 Apr 2014, 11:29 am
Moments after being crowned this year’s Metropolitan National Chess champion, FIDE Master, Phemelo Khetho was scathing over what he termed little prize money. He received...
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24 April 2014
Young Batswana have resolved to encourage government to tigh...
24 April 2014
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24 April 2014
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Thu 24 Apr 2014, 12:52 pm
FRANCISTOWN: The ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) and opposition Botswana National Front (BNF) have vowed to set Tonota constituency alight with massive rallies to ...
Thu 24 Apr 2014, 12:20 pm
Young Batswana have resolved to encourage government to tighten criteria for post-secondary education sponsorship and introduce entrepreneurship early in the school syste...
Thu 24 Apr 2014, 12:23 pm
FRANCISTOWN: Constituency-hopping and perennial primary elections loser, Peter Ngoma plans quitting the Botswana Democratic Party to stand as an independent.
Thu 24 Apr 2014, 12:27 pm
Mpho Setuke has announced his candidacy for the chairmanship of the Botswana Democratic Party National Youth Executive Committee (BDPNYEC). The BDPNYEC will hold an elec...
Business
Thu 24 Apr 2014, 11:02 am
The Bank of Botswana (BoB) decided this week to maintain interest rates at 7.5 percent citing a favourable inflation outlook.
Thu 24 Apr 2014, 10:57 am
DHL is optimistic that efforts being made to improve the ease of doing business in Botswana will bear fruit. The express and logistics company says commitment and service...
Wed 23 Apr 2014, 12:25 pm
A recent survey undertaken by the Regulatory Authority (BOCRA) has found that there is unmet demand for high speed, affordable and reliable Internet connection in Botswan...
Wed 23 Apr 2014, 12:22 pm
For the first time since its inception, micro-lender, Letshego Holdings generated the lion’s share of its profits from outside Botswana as the group reaps dividends from ...
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Thu 24 Apr 2014, 11:29 am
Moments after being crowned this year’s Metropolitan National Chess champion, FIDE Master, Phemelo Khetho was scathing over what he termed little prize money. He received...
Thu 24 Apr 2014, 11:24 am
The hearing of the misconduct charge against Extension Gunners following violence in the match against Gaborone United in Lobatse about two weeks ago has been postponed t...
Thu 24 Apr 2014, 11:21 am
Army side, BDF XI is making a last ditch bid to have their deducted six points restored, with one round of games before the curtain comes down on the be MOBILE Premiershi...
Thu 24 Apr 2014, 11:17 am
Phemelo Khetho posted a flawless performance to win the open section of the 2014 edition of the Metropolitan National Chess Finals and pocket the P8,000 top prize money. ...
Lifestyle
Thu 24 Apr 2014, 11:11 am
My Star judge Tumediso Loeto aka Shanti Lo amazed many when he made comments about the possibility of getting married one day.
Thu 24 Apr 2014, 11:08 am
Mandisa Mabuthoe will once again be on the list of poets to perform at the Zimbabwean capital’s Harare International Festival of the Arts (HIFA) to be held from April 29 ...
Thu 24 Apr 2014, 11:01 am
Hip hop artist Thabo Rantao monickered Touch Motswak has decided to treat his fans to a sampling of his latest album titled Fresh To Tswak.
Wed 23 Apr 2014, 17:24 pm
The ambitious Hip hop gospel outfit X-Caliber has collaborated with transformed Gospel Kwaito star, Odirile ‘Vee’ Sento on a new track expected to hit the airwaves next m...
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Thu 17 Apr 2014, 12:30 pm
This is part of my writings of 2008 while I was a member of the BDP. I discovered this piece in my archive of writings and I thought I should share an excerpt from it. Mm...
Thu 17 Apr 2014, 10:05 am
As Sumerian legend exposes, two mighty clans of the Elohim (plural of “Eloi”) – the “Enlilite” and “En-kiite” clans – once ruled mankind together as “gods”. Indeed, our a...
Thu 17 Apr 2014, 11:55 am
In recent weeks there has been tension between the Evangelical Fellowship of Botswana and the new breed of churches referred to as “fire” churches over the latter’s over ...
Thu 17 Apr 2014, 11:32 am
Six years ago President Ian Khama ascended to the highest office in the land with much fanfare.Unlike presidents before him, he promised Batswana manna from heaven. His ...
Features
Wed 23 Apr 2014, 11:06 am
As far as I am aware Gaborone has just two Community Centres - the very visible Broadhurst Centre near the Gaborone Private Hospital and the invisible Lesedi Centre near ...
Wed 23 Apr 2014, 13:00 pm
The former Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) Member of Parliament for Lentsweletau Moeng Pheto refuses to talk about his relationship with President Ian Khama.
Thu 17 Apr 2014, 14:57 pm
Known as the first-borns of Botswana, farmers have enjoyed a cocooned place in local policymaking and the national psyche, having pre-dated the mining boom. However, with...
Thu 17 Apr 2014, 14:52 pm
FRANCISTOWN: “I am going for the crown even though I know I can lose the elections. I am confident that this time around I will win,” says Morgan Captan Mojiwa Moseki, Bo...
World
Thu 24 Apr 2014, 16:34 pm
Kenyan Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o, 31, has been named the world's most beautiful person for 2014 by People magazine.
Tue 22 Apr 2014, 08:00 am
Some 190 Nigerian schoolgirls remain missing after being abducted last week, their head teacher has told the BBC - far more than the official figure.
Thu 17 Apr 2014, 17:05 pm
Mystery surrounds the fate of more than 100 teenage girls who were abducted from a school in the remote north-east of Nigeria.
Wed 09 Apr 2014, 16:32 pm
South Africa's Oscar Pistorius has faced hostile questioning about his version of events on the night he shot his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.