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Monday 17 September 2018, 18:00 pm.
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 18:00 pm
SELEBI-PHIKWE: Government is currently raising two babies who have been trafficked into the country and it has proven difficult to trace their origins because of the comp...
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:55 pm
The Botswana Energy Regulatory Authority (BERA) Chairperson, Bernard Ndove, has dismissed claims that he awarded himself a tender to supply five laptops to the organisati...
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:42 pm
A 42-year-old Motswana man was reportedly recently arrested at Kopfontein border post between South Africa and Botswana for allegedly smuggling R17 million worth of count...
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:39 pm
FRANCISTOWN: Debswana Diamond Company (DDC) on Friday announced that an employee of Kalcon Excavator Hire lost his life at its Orapa, Letlhakane and Damtshaa Mines (OLDM)...
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:34 pm
Gaborone High Court judge Justice Zein Kebonang has freed a Zimbabwean national who was tried and convicted with a wrong section of the law.
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:30 pm
Mogoditshane police are appealing to members of the public to help them identify the driver of the unknown vehicle that reportedly hit an old woman and drove off.
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:28 pm
FRANCISTOWN: Former Tatitown Customary Court president Margaret Mosojane says cultural beliefs and norms fuel Gender Based Violence (GBV).
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:26 pm
While Botswana has been praised for fighting HIV/ AIDS, there is a disturbing trend where teenage girls and young women are increasingly becoming infected.
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:22 pm
Jehovah’s Witnesses have extended an invitation to the public to attend their free annual three-day Bible Educational Convention scheduled to begin on September 21 and ...
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:20 pm
For the past six years, St. Joseph’s College has been outperforming all other senior secondary schools. In fact the school has a history of academic excellence.
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:18 pm
The Minister of Basic Education, Bagalatia Arone says there are no plans to harmonise public and private schools’ calendars.
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:11 pm
Tapiwa Ndwapi, who was charged with drunken driving and causing an accident after hitting a Directorate of Intelligence and Security (DIS) official vehicle was this week ...
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:11 pm
FRANCISTOWN: The assistant Minister of Tertiary Education, Research, Science and Technology Fidelis Molao says job creation still remains a government’s key priority.
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:06 pm
The UB Foundation dinner dance, held at the Gaborone International Convention Centre (GICC) on Friday, was graced by the country’s top academia and other leading figure...
Mon 17 Sep 2018, 12:00 pm
The Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) Kweneng East Region has written to Mogoditshane branch to remove branch chairperson Kingston Mmolawa from his position with immediate ...
Mon 10 Sep 2018, 18:00 pm
President Mokgweetsi Masisi has described as "hysteria, illogical and fatally flawed" attempts to link reports of alleged mass poaching of elephants in the Okavango Delta...
Mon 10 Sep 2018, 14:26 pm
In 2013, Nnaniki Makwinja contested for Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) primary elections in Gabane- Mmankgodi constituency. She got a paltry 333 votes while the winner L...
Mon 10 Sep 2018, 14:25 pm
The Botswana National Front (BNF) is yet to have a Jwaneng-Mabutsane parliamentary candidate for 2019 general elections after a fight erupted leading to yet another failu...
Mon 10 Sep 2018, 14:20 pm
Permanent secretary in the Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism, Thato Raphaka has hinted that his ministry would take action against Eleph...
Mon 10 Sep 2018, 14:18 pm
All 'went well' at this year’s Gaborone International Music and Culture (GIMC) festival following a tragic end to the previous show, according to law enforcement offici...
Mon 10 Sep 2018, 14:18 pm
Every couple has a dream to have a perfect and memorable wedding day. On September 8, 2018, Cresta Lodge held a Wedding Open Day.
Mon 10 Sep 2018, 14:17 pm
MOLEPOLOLE: Mantshwabisi area councillor, Meshack Tshenyego claims to be living in fear of revenge following an assault case he opened against Letlhakeng Police Station c...
Mon 10 Sep 2018, 13:56 pm
Molepolole triple murder suspects, Tebogo Ramantosha, 27, Mmoloki Tlhaelo, 37, Poloko Segwagwa, 27, and Cornelious Saidoo, 28, are likely to spend more days in custody.
Mon 10 Sep 2018, 13:55 pm
Worried by explosion in shebeens, Naledi Police have issued a warning signal to operators who do not comply with the liquor trading hours. Some of the owners commonly ref...
Mon 10 Sep 2018, 13:53 pm
SEFHOPHE: Some former BCL Mine employees are said to be serving civil imprisonment for failing to service their bank loans following the closure of copper/ nickel miner.
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