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Mon 05 Dec 2016, 18:00 pm
KHONKHWA: Women across the world are said to be disadvantaged in terms of skills, literacy and decision-making, but for Khonkhwa women,, it is the flipside. Khonkhwa is 1...
Mon 05 Dec 2016, 18:00 pm
Top lawyer, Kgosietsile Ngakaagae has made a sensational claim that his client was killed by Satanists, who ransacked his firm and made away with all laptops, after destr...
Mon 05 Dec 2016, 18:00 pm
Music lovers and fashionistas had an experience of a lifetime at the Gabs Mega Party, which was held at the Gaborone Sports and Social Club on Saturday.
Mon 05 Dec 2016, 15:45 pm
Correspondent and Staff Writer SELEBI-PHIKWE: Three people died while several others sustained critical injuries in a car accident involving a public mini-bus also known...
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02 December 2016
Transport business magnate, Seabelo Tlhaselo has slapped the...
02 December 2016
The effects of the liquidation of BCL and its subsidiary, Ta...
02 December 2016
Russian group, Norilsk Nickel, the world’s largest producer ...
02 December 2016
A phone rings and I lazily answer. I had resolved during the...
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05 December 2016
Botswana is one of the most progressive countries in the reg...

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Mon 05 Dec 2016, 18:00 pm
Top lawyer, Kgosietsile Ngakaagae has made a sensational claim that his client was killed by Satanists, who ransacked his firm and made away with all laptops, after destr...
Mon 05 Dec 2016, 15:45 pm
Correspondent and Staff Writer SELEBI-PHIKWE: Three people died while several others sustained critical injuries in a car accident involving a public mini-bus also known...
Mon 05 Dec 2016, 15:39 pm
FRANCISTOWN: A fleeing prisoner has caused the death of a police officer and another prisoner as he broke out of police custody during transportation to prison on Thursda...
Mon 05 Dec 2016, 15:36 pm
As speakers shared their memories and bid farewell to Tlokweng Member of Parliament (MP), Same Bathobakae also affectionately known as Kwankwetla, Johnson Motshwarakgole ...
Business
Mon 05 Dec 2016, 18:00 pm
KHONKHWA: Women across the world are said to be disadvantaged in terms of skills, literacy and decision-making, but for Khonkhwa women,, it is the flipside. Khonkhwa is 1...
Mon 05 Dec 2016, 15:16 pm
A self-taught make-up artist is taking the make-up industry by storm by providing ever-chic looks to women with her brush techniques and skills.
Mon 05 Dec 2016, 15:14 pm
Gaborone City mayor, Kagiso Thutlwe says are creating a fund called the Mayor’s Investment Fund to raise funds forsocial issues pertaining to the community, infrastructur...
Mon 28 Nov 2016, 18:00 pm
FRANCISTOWN: Beauty treatment for fingernails performed mostly in salons and at home have brought a lot of beauticians next to Ntshe House building.
Sport
Mon 28 Nov 2016, 15:26 pm
FRANCISTOWN: TAFIC handed BR Highlanders their first defeat of the season that saw Matjimenyenga climb to second after a narrow 1-0 win in a closely contested Debswana Fi...
Mon 28 Nov 2016, 15:26 pm
Security Systems continued their impressive start to life in the BTC Premiership as they stunned Gaborone United (GU) 2-1 in an encounter played at the Molepolole Sports...
Mon 28 Nov 2016, 15:26 pm
FRANCISTOWN: After eight months break from karate, Leruo Masole of Glen Valley returned to beat his long time rival, One Ntalagwe to a gold medal at the annual Botswana K...
Mon 28 Nov 2016, 15:26 pm
Tempers ran high at the Botswana Tennis Association’s (BTA) extra ordinary meeting held at Lekidi Centre on Saturday, forcing a postponement to next year. A war of words ...
Lifestyle
Mon 05 Dec 2016, 18:00 pm
Music lovers and fashionistas had an experience of a lifetime at the Gabs Mega Party, which was held at the Gaborone Sports and Social Club on Saturday.
Mon 05 Dec 2016, 15:20 pm
A number of artists in the country engaged with business experts during the Botswana International Music Conference (BIMC) at the National Stadium on Friday.
Mon 28 Nov 2016, 18:00 pm
It was a night of dance and musical performances when many gathered at Maitisong Theatre last Friday to witness the ninth President’s Concert.
Mon 21 Nov 2016, 18:00 pm
In what was a two-part show, Stanbic Bank Molapo Piazza hosted Zimbabwe’s man of the moment Winky D on Saturday.
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Opinion & Analysis
Mon 05 Dec 2016, 15:23 pm
To attain this goal, the key issue to be addressed is improving access to sustainable quality healthcare services. As such, we are embarking on a paradigm shift in the co...
Mon 21 Nov 2016, 16:05 pm
Today I was willing to cross over to the BDP (the ruling party), for 24 hours, for the people
Mon 21 Nov 2016, 14:55 pm
We are gathered here for the celebration of 10 years of ContinuitySA existence in Botswana.
Mon 14 Nov 2016, 16:50 pm
Dumela, Hon TK. My senses of writing have been awakened by the rumour-mill I come across almost on daily basis on the web, the rumour that TK, the brother of Ian, the cur...
Features
Mon 14 Mar 2016, 14:53 pm
The tiny village of Gulubane is situated about 10 kilometres off the A3 road. From Francistown, pass Mathangwane until a board signalling a right turn appears. The road a...
Mon 22 Feb 2016, 16:07 pm
LUANDA: I am writing this on the way to the airport on our airport shuttle – a big white 4X4 Dodge Durango – to catch a flight to a town called Menongue in the Cuito Cuan...
Mon 01 Feb 2016, 15:35 pm
At just 26 years, Kenathata Dipogiso was defying the prophesy of his own first name, which seemed to suggest that he was destined to be a weakling. He had become the opp...
Mon 14 Dec 2015, 18:00 pm
On April 27, 2009 *Malebogo Max Molefhe was shot eight times by an enraged boyfriend. The gunshot that was meant to blow her brains off mysteriously jammed. The gun faile...
World
Tue 22 Nov 2016, 13:32 pm
Donald Trump has cancelled a meeting with the New York Times, a day after berating media chiefs at his headquarters for "unfair" coverage.
Mon 14 Nov 2016, 16:28 pm
An advice columnist's response to a letter about rape has sparked an angry backlash in Singapore and accusations of victim-blaming.
Tue 04 Oct 2016, 09:24 am
Attempts to give the maximum level of international protection to all African elephants have foundered at a key species conference in Johannesburg.
Tue 13 Sep 2016, 17:04 pm
South Africa has barred controversial US pastor Steven Anderson from visiting the county because of his critical remarks about homosexuality.
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Wed 30 Nov 2016, 16:15 pm
Seemo sa botlhoka tsebe ga baithuti mo dikoleng tsa puso se tsweletse ka go bifela pele mo e bile Tautona Lt General Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama a boletseng fa gole botoka...
Wed 30 Nov 2016, 16:10 pm
LETLHAKANE: Baletsi ba dikatara mo kgaolong ya Boteti ba gwetlhilwe go tsaya katara jaaka seletswa se ba ka itshetsang ka sone ntle le dithuto tse dingwe. Kgothatso e e d...
Wed 30 Nov 2016, 15:18 pm
Maiteko a go fokotsa kanamo ya mogare wa HIV le bolwetse ba AIDS a ntse a tswa tema le mororo tswelelopele e supagala. Lephata la botsogo le supa fa dipalo tsa kanamo ya ...
Wed 30 Nov 2016, 15:18 pm
Ka ngwao ya Bakwena, fa lekolwane le lekane go nyala, le beelela mosetsana kwa ga mma-mosetsana. O ka tswa a mo ipatletse kgotsa a mmatletswe ke batsadi ba lekolwane.
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Hailstorm runs riot in Gabs
Gaborone was rudely awakened by an intense hailstorm last week Friday that left a trail of destruction on the city's infrastructure.
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