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Fri 17 Nov 2017, 12:23 pm
In his near four-decade hold on power, President Robert Mugabe presided over the implosion of an economy that once was hailed as the “breadbasket of Africa”. Staff Writer...
Fri 17 Nov 2017, 12:09 pm
Southern African Development Community (SADC) is apparently engaged in a conspiracy of silence while a loyal member, Zimbabwe has reached a boiling point. Mmegi Staff Wri...
Fri 17 Nov 2017, 11:45 am
FRANCISTOWN: Political and social commentator, Ndulamo Morima believes that SADC has let down the people of Zimbabwe.
Fri 10 Nov 2017, 15:55 pm
History shows that revolutions around the world were either started by one person or just a small group of people.
Fri 10 Nov 2017, 15:54 pm
In his search for the Vice President upon ascending to the presidency next April, Mokgweetsi Masisi will have to look for a mature politician who is also a shrewd adminis...
Fri 10 Nov 2017, 15:48 pm
More than a year after its closure, the hopes of selling BCL Mine have ended, with the 70 buyers initially interested, falling to three, then zero. Staff Writers, MBONGE...
Fri 10 Nov 2017, 14:26 pm
FRANCISTOWN: At least former Botswana Ash managing director Montwedi Mphathi and his senior executives long saw dark corporate clouds ominously gathering over the salt an...
Mon 06 Nov 2017, 17:39 pm
State of the Nation Address delivered by President Ian Khama on November 6, 2017.
Fri 03 Nov 2017, 12:19 pm
President Ian Khama will be delivering his 10th and last State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Monday before stepping down on March 31, 2018. Mmegi Staffer BAME PIET take...
Fri 03 Nov 2017, 11:45 am
As Palapye is gripped by transformational rapture which has its pros and cons, from a simple railway station to a fast urbanising village, Mmegi Staff Writer RYDER GABATH...
Fri 03 Nov 2017, 11:45 am
No history of Ngarange is complete without a conversation with its 91-year-old unofficial guardian, retired Kgosi Tshosa Tsheko. Mmegi Staff Writer, ZOLANI KRAAI recently...
Fri 03 Nov 2017, 11:20 am
Last week Mmegi’s intrepid staffer THALEFANG CHARLES went back to Tsodilo Hills on his third attempt to enter the highly revered serpent cave that 10 years ago changed th...
Thu 02 Nov 2017, 11:20 am
From young love to trust betrayed, many teenagers have walked this path. But for some, the pain is further complicated by an unplanned pregnancy and the associated social...
Fri 27 Oct 2017, 13:42 pm
Ahead of the impending BDP Bulela Ditswe primaries in opposition held constituencies, it is apparent that the ruling party is set to capitalise on the cracks in the oppo...
Fri 27 Oct 2017, 13:16 pm
The darkest day, the day when the smoke cleared; whichever phrase you use, in Selebi-Phikwe October 7 will forever be remembered as the day the world stopped spinning. St...
Fri 27 Oct 2017, 13:13 pm
Once a cost-free paradise, the 1,600 BCL houses are now the scene of a struggle for life by ex-workers who used to enjoy unlimited electricity, water and rentals as low a...
Fri 27 Oct 2017, 13:10 pm
FRANCISTOWN: The market of property, business and residential, in Francistown and surrounding villages are on a downward spiral following the closure of Tati Nickel Mine ...
Fri 20 Oct 2017, 14:54 pm
Following the sudden passing of jazz music promoter recently, Soares Katumbela, a friend and media veteran, KEINEETSE KEINEETSE goes down memory lane
Fri 20 Oct 2017, 14:50 pm
The past few weeks have been dominated by highly publicised live action raids of drug dens and an enhanced police presence in Gaborone and surrounding areas, as police ti...
Fri 20 Oct 2017, 14:46 pm
The most famous cop at the moment is a dog – a black Labrador Retriever from Botswana Police Service’s K9 unit named Boots. Boots is the star of the highly successful Dr...
Fri 20 Oct 2017, 14:43 pm
Breast cancer is the country’s third most common form of cancer and every October, Botswana joins the rest of the world in various geared advocacy and awareness campaigns...
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