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Tuesday 28 March 2017, 06:00 am.
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Mon 27 Mar 2017, 18:00 pm
Starting from humble beginnings, Victoria Matseka has managed to penetrate the hospitality industry by opening her own three star bed and breakfast lodge, Yana Guesthouse...
Mon 27 Mar 2017, 18:00 pm
Combined efforts of the Department of Road Transport and Safety (DRTS) and Botswana Police has led to 29 individuals being questioned by the police for allegedly buying d...
Mon 27 Mar 2017, 18:00 pm
Audition for television (TV) drama Colours was graced by more than 300 actors who tried their luck with the hope of becoming part of the production.
Mon 27 Mar 2017, 17:08 pm
SELEBI-PHIKWE: The Ngwato Land Board secretary Neo Mothobi has urged Sub Land Boards to expedite land allocation as delays negatively affects economic development.
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27 March 2017
FRANCISTOWN: Mortuary attendants are doing a job that many d...
27 March 2017
With growing apprehension on what might happen in 2019, the ...
27 March 2017
Owners of Iketlo Lodge near Kumakwane village are counting l...
27 March 2017
When he first made headlines in Botswana it was in the Court...
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27 March 2017
The recent good rains that left the Gaborone Dam full will r...

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Mon 27 Mar 2017, 18:00 pm
Combined efforts of the Department of Road Transport and Safety (DRTS) and Botswana Police has led to 29 individuals being questioned by the police for allegedly buying d...
Mon 27 Mar 2017, 17:08 pm
SELEBI-PHIKWE: The Ngwato Land Board secretary Neo Mothobi has urged Sub Land Boards to expedite land allocation as delays negatively affects economic development.
Mon 27 Mar 2017, 17:08 pm
Molepolole’s Scottish Livingstone Hospital auxilliary staff are up in arms against the hospital management for a slew of wrongdoings and dereliction of duty.
Mon 27 Mar 2017, 17:06 pm
With growing apprehension on what might happen in 2019, the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) leader, President Ian Khama has asked democrats wishing to contest different p...
Business
Mon 27 Mar 2017, 18:00 pm
Starting from humble beginnings, Victoria Matseka has managed to penetrate the hospitality industry by opening her own three star bed and breakfast lodge, Yana Guesthouse...
Mon 27 Mar 2017, 16:20 pm
The Quantity Surveyors Registration Council (QSRC) registrar Kedibonye Proctor has appealed to quantity surveyors to be professional in their work.
Mon 27 Mar 2017, 16:16 pm
PALAPYE: Culture has always played an important role in providing one with a sense of identity, purpose and belonging.
Mon 27 Mar 2017, 14:09 pm
Entrepreneurship has always been associated with grown up people, or people that have financial resources, but Livingstone Kolobeng College (LKC) is trying to foster the ...
Sport
Mon 27 Mar 2017, 16:02 pm
Some Gaborone United (GU) supporters won round one of the ongoing court case against the club on Friday.
Mon 27 Mar 2017, 16:00 pm
Township Rollers’ coach Mogomotsi ‘Teenage’ Mpote walked out of the National Stadium on Saturday a happy man despite his side losing 2-1 to South Africa’s Platinum Stars ...
Mon 27 Mar 2017, 15:48 pm
Sharps Shooting Stars maintained their good run and intensified their quest for promotion to the elite league after they beat Lesirane 2-0 in the Debswana First Division ...
Mon 27 Mar 2017, 15:48 pm
Township Rollers proved why they are the dominant force on the local scene when they edged Gaborone United (GU) 1-0 in the HeForShe Target 20,000 campaign match at the Na...
Lifestyle
Mon 27 Mar 2017, 18:00 pm
Audition for television (TV) drama Colours was graced by more than 300 actors who tried their luck with the hope of becoming part of the production.
Mon 27 Mar 2017, 16:11 pm
Sekuta hitmaker, Magdalene ‘Charma Gal’ Lesolebe will treat her fans to her yet to be titled new album this Easter Holiday at Duma FM grounds.
Mon 27 Mar 2017, 16:06 pm
In what was a fat local line-up to begin with, the new Yarona FM annual event dedicated to local musicians couldn’t attract revellers during the weekend at Stanbic Bank M...
Mon 20 Mar 2017, 18:00 pm
‘Matsogo mo phefong, megolokwane, se fitlhile setsokotswane, ke lekolwane’. Perhaps when Kast, real name Tshepiso Molapisi, wrote those lines in the first verse of Se Fit...
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Mon 27 Mar 2017, 16:24 pm
I try my best to stay away from some of these discussions as my job prohibits me from such engagements. I am convinced that this is rather a mere military commentary.
Mon 27 Mar 2017, 16:22 pm
The Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism (MENT) finds it necessary to provide factual information to correct media information which could ...
Mon 20 Mar 2017, 16:41 pm
Dear editor, I read with interest various newspaper scoops for the weekend quoting the Hon minister of Tourism Tshekedi Khama bashing the Directorate on Intelligence and ...
Mon 20 Mar 2017, 15:10 pm
At primary school, I remember we used to have a large poster of the flags of the Commonwealth on the wall of the classroom. I used to daydream about what kids my age woul...
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
Mon 13 Feb 2017, 15:57 pm
Six journalists, including three media owners, have been arrested in the Ivory Coast for "spreading false information" about a mutiny by security forces, their newspapers...
Tue 07 Feb 2017, 11:41 am
Tanzania's deputy health minister Hamis Kingwangala has ordered three men who he accused of being gay to report to police for questioning - or risk arrest, reports the BB...
Mon 30 Jan 2017, 16:49 pm
A former Muslim preacher in Nigeria who had at least 86 wives has died aged 93.
Tue 17 Jan 2017, 07:26 am
US car giant Ford has recalled more than 4,500 of its Kuga model in South Africa for safety checks after dozens of them caught fire since 2015.
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Wed 22 Mar 2017, 15:53 pm
Go utlwala fa bontsi jwa Batswana bo le maikutlo a farologanyeng ka go dirisiwa ga mochine o o tlhophisang wa EVM. Se, se tla morago ga gore puso e bolele fa machine o, o...
Wed 22 Mar 2017, 15:53 pm
HUKUNTSI: Lefatshe la Botswana le humile ditso tsa ka fa Batswana ba neng ba tshela ka teng bogologolo. Le fa gone merafe ya mono e farologana, dingwe ditso tsa yone di a...
Wed 22 Mar 2017, 15:50 pm
Kgang e, ga e ntsha mo ditsebeng tsa Batswana, ka le ngogola e kile ya runya gape. Kgangkgolo ke seemo sa boleng jwa thuto mo lefatsheng leno, fa go lebilwe karolo ya go ...
Wed 22 Mar 2017, 15:49 pm
Go bolelwa fa ntwa ya go thusa ba ka tsela nngwe ba itlhaelang, e ntse e tsweletse. Re setse re itse fa batho bangwe ba thusiwa ke puso ka mananeo a a farologanyenng.
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