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Mon 15 Jul 2019, 09:49 am
Team Botswana  failed to take full advantage of home ground at the  2019 Africa Karate Championship (UFAK) being held at the University of Botswana (UB) Indoor ...
Sun 14 Jul 2019, 11:48 am
Jwaneng Galaxy say they dropped their case against the Botswana Premier League (BPL), for the sake of football but does not recognise Township Rollers as BTC Premiership ...
Sat 13 Jul 2019, 16:26 pm
Tim Marsland, the majority owner of Capital Management Botswana (CMB) was reportedly arrested by the South African Hawks late last night in connection with the alleged mi...
Fri 12 Jul 2019, 18:00 pm
Choppies’ founder, Farouk Ismail and his close ally, suspended CEO, Ramachandran Ottapathu offered to lend the regional grocer up to P250 million as a bridging loan...
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In this wide-ranging interview with the former president Ian...
12 July 2019
Former president Ian Khama is at loggerheads with independen...
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Tim Marsland, the majority owner of Capital Management Botsw...
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Jwaneng Galaxy say they dropped their case against the Botsw...
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Sat 13 Jul 2019, 16:26 pm
Tim Marsland, the majority owner of Capital Management Botswana (CMB) was reportedly arrested by the South African Hawks late last night in connection with the alleged mi...
Fri 12 Jul 2019, 18:00 pm
In this wide-ranging interview with the former president Ian Khama, he tells Mmegi scribe OARABILE MOSIKARE that he had serious doubts about leaving his ...
Fri 12 Jul 2019, 13:55 pm
Former president Ian Khama is at loggerheads with independent candidates over launches and fielding of Botswana Patriotic Front (BPF) candidates. Initially, Khama had pro...
Fri 12 Jul 2019, 13:49 pm
Botswana Nurses Union (BONU) has filed an urgent application at the Industrial Court against government for failure to meet and address bargaining issues and security con...
Business
Fri 12 Jul 2019, 18:00 pm
Choppies’ founder, Farouk Ismail and his close ally, suspended CEO, Ramachandran Ottapathu offered to lend the regional grocer up to P250 million as a bridging loan...
Fri 12 Jul 2019, 13:00 pm
Alexander Forbes, the country’s leading retirement fund administrator, says large gaps still exist in the market where established firms are not providing cover for...
Fri 12 Jul 2019, 12:53 pm
Government has allocated P341 million as additional capital injection for the National Development Bank and Botswana Savings Bank in the current financial year.
Fri 12 Jul 2019, 12:52 pm
"There is nothing permanent except change," said Greek philosopher Heraclitus, and how true this is Change - and fast-paced change - is a hallmark of today’s societ...
Sport
Mon 15 Jul 2019, 09:49 am
Team Botswana  failed to take full advantage of home ground at the  2019 Africa Karate Championship (UFAK) being held at the University of Botswana (UB) Indoor ...
Sun 14 Jul 2019, 11:48 am
Jwaneng Galaxy say they dropped their case against the Botswana Premier League (BPL), for the sake of football but does not recognise Township Rollers as BTC Premiership ...
Fri 12 Jul 2019, 13:45 pm
The stage is set for Thuntsha Lerole Greyhound Racing Experience, which is sponsored by Tiro Kganela. The race will be held at Kanye show grounds tomorrow morning.
Fri 12 Jul 2019, 12:43 pm
The wrangle between Security Systems and former player, Tumelo Mazebedi has turned ugly after he reported the club to Labour Office.
Lifestyle
Fri 12 Jul 2019, 13:28 pm
As Botswana Craft Marketing prepares for the return of the Legends in Concert music show featuring South African artists, Mdu Masilela and Nathi Mankayi, the event will m...
Fri 12 Jul 2019, 13:27 pm
Photography comes a long way since the days of heliography invented around early 1800s by Nicéphore Niépce and his associate,  Louis Jacques Mand&eacut...
Fri 12 Jul 2019, 13:09 pm
Masa Square Hotel, in collaboration with Lengau Wine Company, recently offered revellers a taste of Scotland, with a classy James Bond themed William Grants & Sons wh...
Fri 12 Jul 2019, 13:08 pm
In a bid to bring unity amongst women and promote female artists, a first-of-its-kind event called Mosadi Sechaba will assemble an all- female creatives lineup at Stanbic...
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Opinion & Analysis
Fri 12 Jul 2019, 12:49 pm
Illegal, unregulated and unreported fishing is threatening the survival of Lake Victoria’s fish populations, and is putting local livelihoods at risk. Some 76% of f...
Fri 05 Jul 2019, 13:50 pm
The two nations were called Bechuanaland and Rhodesia when Francis Nyamhuka was born 67 years ago to a Motswana mother and a Shona father.
Fri 05 Jul 2019, 13:43 pm
All wild species have predators and humans are the super-predator for elephants. There is nothing ‘natural’ about a large national park dominated by elephants...
Fri 28 Jun 2019, 14:02 pm
A little over half a century ago a little dusty nation with nearly no modern development to write home about gained independence.
Features
Fri 12 Jul 2019, 13:55 pm
Botswana might be headed for tough times as revelations show that its public sector and the parastatals are firmly embedded in acts of corruption and its related ills.&nb...
Fri 12 Jul 2019, 13:30 pm
Five days before his suspension as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the regional grocer, Ramachandran Ottapathu submitted a restructuring proposal to turn the group aroun...
Fri 05 Jul 2019, 13:52 pm
The Botswana Public Officers Pension Fund (BPOPF) armed with assets of more than P60 billion, is finalising an offer to MTN for an equity stake that would give it control...
Fri 05 Jul 2019, 13:52 pm
Once again Team Land Rover Botswana last weekend returned into the Central Kalahari Game Reserve (CKGR) to deliver donations to people living there. This year the charity...
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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
Thu 16 May 2019, 14:56 pm
Saray Khumalo, a Zambia-born Johannesburg resident, on Thursday morning became the first black African woman to reach the summit of Mount Everest, 8,848m.
Thu 16 May 2019, 11:33 am
President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency to protect US computer networks from "foreign adversaries".
Thu 25 Apr 2019, 15:24 pm
A leader of the Chinese community in northern Nigeria has been crowned, or "turbaned", as a chief by the Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi.
Thu 25 Apr 2019, 14:16 pm
Former US Vice-President Joe Biden has declared a presidential bid, putting an end to months of speculation.
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Masisi assassination plot
President Mokgweetsi Masisi this afternoon refused to answer questions from the media about his recent assassination plot allegations. "Anything to do with my security is not my concern. I'm not responsible for my own security," said Masisi pointing to the DIS Director General Peter Magosi. PIC: THALEFANG CHARLES
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President Mokgweetsi Masisi shuts down a clueless protestor in Las Vegas on Botswana's elephants. VIDEO: BWGovernment

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