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Broadhurst Regional magistrate, Masilo Mathaka has refused to withdraw...
Zebras coach, Adel Amrouche, has named a strong side to face Zimbabwe ...
Monday, November 11, 2019
One of the pillars of Vision 2016 clearly stated that Botswana was striving to have an educated and informed nation by that year. While the country has made commendable p...
Monday, November 04, 2019
The community of Sesame village is still in shock, following the death of two young boys, who mistook a poisonous wild plant, mogau (Dichapetalum cymosum), for legaba.
Monday, October 28, 2019
Elections have come and gone.
Monday, October 21, 2019
To whom much is given, much will be required (Luke 12:48).
Monday, October 14, 2019
With just eight days left for us to cast our votes and choose our leaders, it is extremely important for each and every citizen who has registered for elections to make...
Tuesday, October 08, 2019
Different countries commemorated World Cerebral Palsy (CP) Day, on October 6, 2019 to raise awareness and give people with Cerebral Palsy a platform to speak out.
Monday, September 23, 2019
The bitter pill to swallow is that in a competition there has to be a winner. Therefore, with Miss Botswana crowned, the nation has to rally behind the queen.
Monday, September 16, 2019
Gender Based Violence (GBV) continues to haunt our beautiful country and the numbers of its victims are rising, despite numerous campaigns by activists who have dedicat...
Monday, September 09, 2019
One of the oldest schools in the country, Moeng College celebrated its 70th anniversary on Friday.  A huge milestone, indeed, and Shashe River Secondary School come ...
Monday, September 02, 2019
After a glorious period, which saw the Zebras qualify for the first ever Africa Cup of Nations finals in 2012, it has been more of a hit and miss since then.
Monday, August 26, 2019
As the date for general elections approaches, politicians find themselves walking on eggshells, with those who have skeletons in the closet, fighting hard to ensure tha...
Monday, August 12, 2019
Roughly two weeks ago, the country received shocking and painful news that a group of seven Batswana, who were travelling to Durban in South Africa (SA) to buy cars wer...
Monday, August 05, 2019
Of late many Batswana are complaining about the language politicians use against each other in political events. There is no doubt that this year’s general election...
Monday, July 29, 2019
The issue of females or males who die at the hands of their lovers has been talked about over the years.
Monday, July 22, 2019
As a publication, we have been following a number of issues for quite sometime, particularly those that are in high demand on digital platforms such as Facebook and Twitt...
Monday, July 08, 2019
We are living in interesting times, from the political atmosphere, which seems to be heating up every minute to historic judgements in our courts. The June 11 judgement b...
Monday, June 24, 2019
In the previous week, we witnessed many Batswana angry that Justice Abednego Tafa’s has decided to remove the death penalty, from the possibilities of sentences to be g...
Monday, June 17, 2019
Violent crimes at government health facilities such as clinics seem to be increasing, as thieves and rapists continue to make such places their hunting grounds. Despite g...
Monday, June 10, 2019
Over the weekend members of the new kid on the block, Botswana Patriotic Front (BPF) found gates for the venue they had booked at Tsholofelo Community Hall locked.
Monday, June 03, 2019
On Friday last week, the Public Enterprises Evaluation and Privatisation Agency (PEEPA) announced start of work towards ending the Botswana Meat Commission’s (BMC) beef...
Monday, May 20, 2019
Botswana used to be considered one of the safest places in the world, but that reputation has slowly been dying with each passing year.
Monday, May 13, 2019
The impressive win by the women's team over their South African counterparts is a cause for celebration.
Monday, May 06, 2019
Have we as a society lost our morality so much that we see fun and humour in serious matters that are not funny or humorous? It was quite shocking that grown people found...
Monday, April 29, 2019
As we count months before the general elections, campaigns are intensifying, and as would be expected, some of the campaigners seem to be hell burnt on using underhanded ...
Monday, April 15, 2019
Soon after the 2018 Botswana General Certificate of Secondary Education (BGCSE) results were released, The Monitor carried an article about a 17-year-old refugee from Zim...

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