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Monday 20 February 2017, 18:00 pm.
Mon 20 Feb 2017, 18:00 pm
Hundreds of mourners thronged Tshidilamolomo this Saturday to pay their last respects to Captain Makobo Rinick Makobo who died in a Botswana Defence Force (BDF) plane cra...
Mon 20 Feb 2017, 15:48 pm
PALAPYE: Botswana International University of Science and Technology (BIUST) held its inaugural graduation ceremony on Saturday where 58 students graduated in masters and...
Mon 20 Feb 2017, 15:46 pm
FRANCISTOWN: The court recently flexed its muscles around alleged prison escapee Gaomodimo Molosiwa, and sentenced him to seven strokes for refusing to come to court for ...
Mon 20 Feb 2017, 15:45 pm
The Botswana Police Service (BPS) commissioner Keabetswe Makgophe said students’ unruly behaviour during the recent strikes at tertiary schools pushed the police to the e...
Mon 20 Feb 2017, 15:44 pm
FRANCISTOWN: Financial woes continue to pile for cash-strapped Selibe-Phikwe based metal company, Pula Steel (PTY) LTD.
Mon 20 Feb 2017, 15:41 pm
The month of February is generally accepted as the month of indulgence for lovers and partners alike where gifts such as chocolates, roses and colognes exchange hands.
Mon 20 Feb 2017, 15:40 pm
PALAPYE: Former President Festus Mogae, who is also Botswana International University of Science & Technology (BIUST) Chancellor, has donated P1 million to the Chancellor...
Mon 20 Feb 2017, 15:39 pm
Concerned with increasing cross-border crime, particularly human and drug trafficking, the police have resolved to improve surveillance and detection methods at ports of ...
Mon 20 Feb 2017, 15:37 pm
The Water Utilities Corporation (WUC) would like to inform the public to exercise extra caution near its dams as Tropical Cyclone Dineo is expected to hit some parts of t...
Mon 20 Feb 2017, 15:30 pm
JWANENG-Jwaneng Town Council says it will raid and evict noisy churches from the township following complaints from concerned residents who have lodged the issue with cou...
Mon 13 Feb 2017, 18:00 pm
The Botswana Defence Force (BDF) aircraft that crashed immediately after take-off at Mapharangwane, also known as Thebephatshwa Airbase, was one of the ageing BDF fleet p...
Mon 13 Feb 2017, 16:33 pm
TSABONG: In a dramatic twist, the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) National Youth Executive Committee (NYEC) chairman aspirants dumped their lobby lists to team up against...
Mon 13 Feb 2017, 16:30 pm
FRANCISTOWN: A local man, Givemore Chaloba, one of the 18 men who escaped from prison early last month was arrested late last week in Zimbabwe, bringing the number of rec...
Mon 13 Feb 2017, 16:26 pm
The Botswana Defence Force (BDF) CASA 212 aircraft crashed last week Thursday evening killing three soldiers.
Mon 13 Feb 2017, 16:22 pm
The Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) MPs have decided to rescue University of Botswana (UB) students after being chased away from the campus on Thursday last week fo...
Mon 13 Feb 2017, 16:21 pm
BOSETU”S Comment On Budget Proposal For The Fiscal Year 2017/18 With Particular Focus On The Education Sector
Mon 13 Feb 2017, 16:17 pm
FRANCISTOWN: The police have interviewed and cleared two men who were allegedly trying to abduct primary school pupils at Mophato, Marudu and Satellite primary schools.
Mon 13 Feb 2017, 16:05 pm
FRANCISTOWN: The Indus Healthcare Group through Indus Proprietary Limited Botswana, will on Valentines Day start the official construction of the Francistown Academic Tea...
Mon 13 Feb 2017, 16:05 pm
MAUN: The leadership of Botswana Land Boards Local Authorities (BLLAHWU) has been touring the country to engage to engage members on labour relations issues among others.
Mon 13 Feb 2017, 16:05 pm
FRANCISTOWN: The deputy mayor of Francistown, Lechedzani Modenga, is mired in the illegal sale of public land owned by the Francistown City Council (FCC).
Mon 13 Feb 2017, 16:04 pm
High Court judge justice Tshepo Motswagole will in May deliver a judgment in a case in which the Botswana Federation of Public Sector Union (BOFEPUSU) is challenging the ...
Mon 13 Feb 2017, 14:46 pm
The Botswana Congress Party (BCP) candidate in Rasesa, Tshenolo Buisanyang’s by-election loss has been blamed on the debts he has in the village.
Mon 06 Feb 2017, 18:00 pm
A controversial social media post purportely by the wife of tourism minister Tshekedi Khama, Thea Khama ran short of calling flamboyant entertainer, Bissau Gaobakwe a dr...
Mon 06 Feb 2017, 17:27 pm
Last night Bissau told The Monitor he has no reason to believe the Facebook post purported to be by his friend Tshekedi Khama’s wife, Thea, indeed originated from her. As...
Mon 06 Feb 2017, 17:26 pm
Borakanelo police have expressed concern over the increase in pickpocket and theft from cars in shopping malls in their policing area.
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