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Mon 14 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
Nkata Seleka, through her company Sleek Foods, has clinched a deal to supply international fast food franchise, KFC with Chakalaka.
Mon 14 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
FRANCISTOWN: The Botswana People’s Party (BPP) is yet to appoint four members to the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) National Executive Committee (NEC). The UDC pres...
Mon 14 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
Award winning house music sensation DJ Oats is on a nationwide tour promoting his latest single Tswana Delight, which was released recently.
Mon 14 Aug 2017, 16:02 pm
Trade unions are part of the civil society that aspire to see a better Botswana. Trade unions fight for the poor. Trade unions fight for the disadvantaged. Trade unions f...
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18 August 2017
BIKWE: AmaXhosa of the Amahlubi clan at Bikwe village in the...
17 August 2017
The last remaining drawcard at the Ubuntu conference, former...
18 August 2017
In his recent visit to Botswana, South African actor Presley...
18 August 2017
The Indian community in the country was treated to a number ...
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14 August 2017
The newly-elected Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) secretary ...

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Mon 14 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
FRANCISTOWN: The Botswana People’s Party (BPP) is yet to appoint four members to the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) National Executive Committee (NEC). The UDC pres...
Mon 14 Aug 2017, 15:57 pm
The Sidney Pilane-led faction of Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) has written to Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) to dismiss proposals for a congress re-run.
Mon 14 Aug 2017, 15:56 pm
FRANCISTOWN: Only Botswana Sectors of Educators Trade Union (BOSETU) secretary general (SG) Tobokani Rari will be unopposed at the union’s upcoming elective congress bill...
Mon 14 Aug 2017, 15:55 pm
Despite last week’s denials by the Vicar General, Father Andrew Makgetla that Bishop Valentine Seane was forced to resign, a statement he sent to different Roman Catholic...
Business
Mon 14 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
Nkata Seleka, through her company Sleek Foods, has clinched a deal to supply international fast food franchise, KFC with Chakalaka.
Mon 14 Aug 2017, 15:37 pm
Rules For Financial Success: Rule 2
Mon 14 Aug 2017, 15:31 pm
MABULE: Botswana Insurance Holdings Limited (BIHL) Trust last week donated a two-bedroomed house to a needy family of five children in Mabule village.
Mon 14 Aug 2017, 15:30 pm
MOSHUPA: It is not always unemployment and hunger that drives the youth to start businesses. Others are born entrepreneurs, while others are pushed by a burning desire to...
Sport
Mon 14 Aug 2017, 15:59 pm
Botswana’s promising sprinter, Baboloki Thebe suffered an injury blow when the men’s 4x400m relay team crashed out in the heats at the just ended IAAF World Championships...
Mon 14 Aug 2017, 15:19 pm
The Botswana Football Association (BFA) could not meet its set targets due to the reccurring financial constraints. It was announced at the last year’s BFA annual general...
Mon 14 Aug 2017, 15:14 pm
OTSE: Extension Gunners beat Township Rollers 4-3 on penalties and subsequently emerged winners of a four-team pre-season tournament, which was played at Otse Police Coll...
Mon 14 Aug 2017, 15:14 pm
FRANCISTOWN: Francistown Regional Football Association (FRAFA) recently unveiled a P65,000 sponsorship for this year’s Independence Cup courtesy of two local business mog...
Lifestyle
Mon 14 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
Award winning house music sensation DJ Oats is on a nationwide tour promoting his latest single Tswana Delight, which was released recently.
Mon 14 Aug 2017, 15:21 pm
Youth-owned modelling agency, X Models, would stretch its diversity by hosting an Arabian themed fashion show.
Mon 07 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
This year’s edition of the annual Colour Run was action-packed as it carried a number of activities for the low turnout left colourfully quenched on Saturday at Serokolwa...
Mon 07 Aug 2017, 16:26 pm
Hip-hop dance crew, Urban Empire treated youthful hip-hop fanatics to beautiful dance moves in a show dubbed Evolution of Dance 2 at Maitisong on Saturday evening.
Tribute To Sir Ketumile Masire
Opinion & Analysis
Mon 14 Aug 2017, 16:02 pm
Trade unions are part of the civil society that aspire to see a better Botswana. Trade unions fight for the poor. Trade unions fight for the disadvantaged. Trade unions f...
Mon 07 Aug 2017, 16:34 pm
I’m happy to be in the midst of young people today. I’m privileged to be among a generation that holds the key to a new Botswana, a generation of hope, a generation that ...
Mon 31 Jul 2017, 16:19 pm
Greetings Comrade. It is my hope that this letter finds you in magnificent health. My assumption is that the dust has not yet settled since your resignation from BCP yout...
Mon 24 Jul 2017, 15:28 pm
I am so happy and at peace with what happened in Bobonong.This was predicted by most analysts and one day some how it had to happen. At least today no one at Botswana Mov...
Features
Tue 04 Jul 2017, 16:13 pm
Two University of Botswana (UB) academics have argued that the controversial ‘shoot-to-kill’ policy is a legitimate conservation strategy.
Mon 12 Jun 2017, 15:55 pm
FRANCISTOWN: For many years, the governments of Botswana and Zimbabwe and even their people post-independence for both countries, have enjoyed cordial relationships.
Mon 29 May 2017, 16:16 pm
The late Patrick van Rensburg was one of the founders of modern Botswana, a hero in the struggle against Apartheid, and through the work of his Foundation for Education w...
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...
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Fri 30 Jun 2017, 20:08 pm
Renowned as a master farmer in his home village of Kanye and beyond, Sir Ketumile Masire met his march in Vlado Rubezic, somewhere around 1993 when he walked into Feed Ce...
Fri 30 Jun 2017, 20:08 pm
Tautona wa lefatshe la Zimbabwe Robert Gabriel Mugabe a re tautona wa bobedi wa lefatshe la Botswana, yo o neng a bolokwa maabane, Sir Quett Ketumile Joni Masire e ne e ...
Fri 30 Jun 2017, 20:08 pm
Tautona wa lefatshe la Botswana Lt General Dr Ian Khama a re tautona ya bobedi ya lefatshe la Botswana, Sir QuettKetumile Joni Masire o segile tema e tona thata ka nako y...
Thu 29 Jun 2017, 14:14 pm
On May 6, a host of farmers, especially those who till the soil gathered at Mosesidi Farm 10 belonging, incidentally to a farmer who share Sir Ketumile Masire’s name, Que...
World
Tue 04 Jul 2017, 13:15 pm
North Korea says it has successfully tested its first "intercontinental ballistic missile" (ICBM).
Tue 30 May 2017, 14:59 pm
Golfer Tiger Woods says alcohol was "not involved" in his arrest while driving in Florida early on Monday.
Tue 09 May 2017, 09:36 am
"Brigitte! Brigitte! Brigitte!" chanted the crowd as she took the stage with her husband, newly elected President Emmanuel Macron. Who is she?
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...
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Wed 16 Aug 2017, 16:14 pm
Makgolokgolo a merafe ya Botswana e ne e tshologetse moletlo wa go tlhomiwa ga Kgosana ya tetlanyo kwa motseng wa Bikwe, eleng Kgosi Nkosiyabo Mngqibisa.
Wed 16 Aug 2017, 16:13 pm
E rile bosheng, sekolo sa dipongaponga sa Shinning Pebbles Day Care Center, sa dira mokete wa go ipelela letsatsi la ngwao kwa Tlokweng.
Wed 16 Aug 2017, 16:11 pm
Go tswa bogologolo tala dingwao tsa merafe ka go farologana dile botlhokwa, ka merafe ene e itlotlomatsa ka seriti le ditso tsa yone. Malatsi a no, re bona jalo maiteko k...
Wed 16 Aug 2017, 16:10 pm
Mongwe wa bagolo ba Naledi e kileng ya kwala ka botshelo jwa bone, ke Mme Gaotime Kebao Pilane, yo gape a neng a bidiwa Mma Motswana. Gompieno Naledi e re lekodisa fa Mm...
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Botswana’s 400 metres athlete, Baboloki Thebe greets delighted young fans at the Sir Seretse Khama International Airport (SSKIA) yesterday following Team Botswana’s arrival from London. Thebe was part of the Botswana team that took part at the just-ended IAAF World Athletics Championships. The team included his 4x400m relay teammates, Onkabetse Nkobolo, Isaac Makwala, Nijel Amos and Karabo Sibanda. It also comprised women’s relay team, that was made up of Amantle Montsho, Lydia Jele, Christene B...
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Why does Botswana need expensive fighter jets? - Swedish media interrogate Khama
President Ian Khama defends govt's intension to purchase expensive fighter jets in Sweden. Khama is currently on a controversial state visit in Sweden where he trying to get a deal of procuring eight to 12 Gripen fighter jets for the BDF.
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