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Tuesday 23 May 2017, 06:00 am.
Fri 19 May 2017, 18:00 pm
Cousins, Ishmael Chawilani and Trevor Mogapi have accused the Directorate of Intelligence and Security (DIS) agents of torturing and threatening to kill them on differen...
Fri 19 May 2017, 12:21 pm
Almost half of the people invited by the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) did not turn up yesterday for an event at Tlotlo conference where they were showcasing the...
Fri 19 May 2017, 12:19 pm
BEIJING: UNAIDS continues to put strategies in place as a measure to fight and eradicate the HIV/AIDS pandemic in the world, especially in Africa, where the disease conti...
Fri 19 May 2017, 12:17 pm
FRANCISTOWN: Political pundits have urged the government to listen to ‘loud and clear’ messages from the people who are against the introduction of the Electronic Voting ...
Fri 19 May 2017, 12:16 pm
JWANENG: The World Bank vice president for Africa region, Makhtar Diop has commended Jwaneng Mine for upholding professionalism to the highest standard. He also applauded...
Fri 19 May 2017, 12:15 pm
MABUTSANE: The Sub-District Council chairperson here, Kgopolo Stammere-Ramosesane has told a full council meeting that they are still rated amongst the leading poverty-st...
Fri 19 May 2017, 12:14 pm
The door could be closed for Malawian televangelist, Prophet Shepherd Bushiri to attend his crusade scheduled for next week at the National Stadium.
Fri 19 May 2017, 12:13 pm
Cigarette smoking appears to be doing a great harm to the health of hotel and tourism industry workers, but their bosses seem to think because customer is king, including...
Fri 19 May 2017, 12:11 pm
SEROWE: Botswana Democratic Party (BDP)’s Tholodi Ward councillor in Tonota, Peter Williams has retained the position of chairperson of the Central District Council (CDC...
Fri 19 May 2017, 12:10 pm
FRANCISTOWN: Over the years, Botswana has been lauded as a beacon of democracy in the African continent where disrespect for civil liberties reign supreme in some countri...
Thu 18 May 2017, 18:00 pm
Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) president, Ndaba Gaolathe and his allies are expected to throng Letlhabile Primary School for an emergency meeting over the weekend,...
Thu 18 May 2017, 15:22 pm
The prosecution in a case in which former detective, Kealeboga Mogale has been convicted of stealing P1.9 million at Diamond Technology Park in Gaborone, has asked for mo...
Thu 18 May 2017, 15:18 pm
MATSILOJE: Farmers in Matsiloje and surrounding villages are crying foul over low compensation, as wild animals terrorise their livestock.
Thu 18 May 2017, 15:13 pm
LOBATSE; Two Gantsi men, Tshiamo Kgalalelo (31) and Mmika Mpe (27) will today learn their fate when Lobatse High Court judge, Abednego Tafa delivers judgement in a case i...
Thu 18 May 2017, 15:09 pm
FRANCISTOWN: A Form Five student and his two friends appeared in Court yesterday facing a single count of murder, in connection with the death of a man during a stone-thr...
Thu 18 May 2017, 15:08 pm
LOBATSE: Hawkers and taxi operators at the Lobatse bus rank area have raised concerns about their future following the Lobatse Town Council (LTC)’s decision to lease the ...
Thu 18 May 2017, 14:56 pm
LETLHAKANE: A horticulturist family has decried the high cost of diesel, saying it is a major impediment to the success of their business, but presently threatens to thro...
Thu 18 May 2017, 14:53 pm
The Southern African Gender Protocol Alliance in collaboration with members of the Gender Movement of Botswana has expressed excitement over the country’s decision to sig...
Thu 18 May 2017, 10:33 am
Bus operators from Mochudi, Bokaa, Rasesa, Malotwana and other Kgatleng areas parked their vehicles in protest yesterday, as their fight against unlicensed transporters r...
Thu 18 May 2017, 10:22 am
Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has distanced itself from an invitation to an Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) hacking exercise organised by the Independent Elections Com...
Thu 18 May 2017, 09:48 am
The Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) has written to their Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) partners informing them about the suspension of the party’s president,...
Wed 17 May 2017, 09:45 am
The Kumakwane family that perished in an inferno recently was buried on Saturday. Joseph and his wife Violet, their children Sadi and Theo Sebopelo, were buried in a mass...
Wed 17 May 2017, 09:43 am
MATSILOJE: The MP for Tati East, Samson Moyo Guma has called for the construction of a fence along the Botswana-Zimbabwe border. He has also declared his liking for US Pr...
Wed 17 May 2017, 09:40 am
FRANCISTOWN: The Minister of Mineral Resources, Green Technology and Energy Security, Sadique Kebonang has insisted on secrecy around big Government mining contracts, as ...
Wed 17 May 2017, 09:35 am
The Botswana Qualifications Authority (BQA) and Botswana Health Professions Council (BHPC) yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in respect to regulation o...
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