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Monday 09 July 2018, 18:00 pm.
Mon 09 Jul 2018, 18:00 pm
Gaborone Mayor, Kagiso Thutlwe may be off the hook for rape charges after the complainant, Sesame Nakedi withdrew the case against him. According to reliable sources, the...
Mon 09 Jul 2018, 15:17 pm
SEROWE: Former president, Ian Khama has announced to multitudes of Bangwato that converged at Makolojwane Kgotla that he has returned as Kgosi of Bangwato and has assumed...
Mon 09 Jul 2018, 14:43 pm
Lawyers representing the Zion Christian Church (ZCC) have argued that the Court of Appeal (CoA) has no jurisdiction to hear a case in which it is challenging a Lobatse Hi...
Mon 09 Jul 2018, 14:21 pm
Finance and Economic Development minister, Kenneth Matambo has informed Parliament that Cabinet recently approved specific measures to strengthen financial management of ...
Mon 09 Jul 2018, 14:17 pm
Vice President Slumber Tsogwane has said his superior, President Mokgweetsi Masisi is planning to revive the All-Party Conference (APC) by reviewing its functions.
Mon 09 Jul 2018, 14:17 pm
Stock theft is a cause for concern in the Ngwaketse-West area with Kang Pan identified as the target for thieves who hang around the area to rustle cattle. Stock theft in...
Mon 09 Jul 2018, 14:14 pm
FRANCISTOWN: Both happiness and pain permeated the court on Thursday after two men, who were accused of murder, were acquitted of the offence due to insufficient evidence...
Mon 09 Jul 2018, 14:14 pm
Multitudes of mourners, amongst them Vice President Slumber Tsogwane and former vice president, Ponatshego Kedikilwe were in Molepolole, on Saturday to pay their last res...
Mon 09 Jul 2018, 14:13 pm
PALAPYE: Retired permanent secretary (PS) in the ministry of education, Keetla Masogo, also a leading member of the Palapye sub-tribal authority was laid to rest on Satur...
Mon 09 Jul 2018, 14:09 pm
Violence against women has been a problem all too often ignored, covered up and swept under the rug despite efforts made in the past to bring the issue to public attentio...
Mon 09 Jul 2018, 14:06 pm
Concerned with the road carnage involving youth, the police will soon introduce Target 20,000, a campaign targeting the youth as the most affected individuals by roads ac...
Mon 09 Jul 2018, 14:02 pm
SELEBI-PHIKWE: South African National Defence Force (SANDF) and Botswana Defence Force (BDF) who participated in this year's interformation shooting competition went an e...
Mon 09 Jul 2018, 14:00 pm
Two brothers from Kampala, Uganda, are riding across Africa in a campaign to promote the concept of an African passport. Victor Okoth, 23, and Justice Kennedy Owor, 21, a...
Mon 25 Jun 2018, 19:06 pm
Molepolole residents are struggling to come to terms with the brutal murder of a family in Ntloolengwae ward on Friday.
Mon 25 Jun 2018, 19:02 pm
The annual 1000km Desert Race competition popularly known as Mantshwabisi ended badly in Jwaneng as a young woman suspected to be aged 20 was found dead, naked and dumped...
Mon 25 Jun 2018, 19:00 pm
In an effort to clear courtrooms of unqualified attorneys and fake lawyers, last Tuesday the police nabbed Meshack Nyakaswa, 42, a Zimbabwean who has allegedly been masqu...
Mon 25 Jun 2018, 18:49 pm
A hapless Thato Tsametse broke into tears last week as Justice Omphemetse Motumise turned down his bail application.
Mon 25 Jun 2018, 18:47 pm
Speakers at the funeral service of The Voice publisher, Botlhoko Beata Kasale-Kabango, sang her praises, each describing her as one of the country's media moguls.
Mon 25 Jun 2018, 18:45 pm
Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) affiliates, the Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) and Botswana National Front (BNF) are at it again, fresh from fighting over the...
Mon 25 Jun 2018, 18:41 pm
A Presidential sub-committee of Cabinet chaired by Local Government and Rural Development minister, Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi is set to launch a two-month nationwide consult...
Mon 25 Jun 2018, 18:40 pm
In their endless mission to combat the alarming rate of stock theft and cross-border cattle rustling in the Ngwaketse-West area, the police recently launched the Kgomo-Kh...
Mon 25 Jun 2018, 18:27 pm
Moshupa Senior Secondary School's poor performance record that is also seeing an annual decline is blamed partly on the indiscipline of its students.
Mon 25 Jun 2018, 09:43 am
FRANCISTOWN: After collecting the best male youth and academic excellence awards at the recently held Botswana Youth Awards, Francistown College of Programming (FCP) owne...
Mon 25 Jun 2018, 09:37 am
Newly elected Moshupa- Manayana legislator, Karabo Gare is unlikely to be opposed for the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) primaries in the constituency.
Mon 25 Jun 2018, 09:30 am
SELEBI-PHIKWE: It is now eight years since a business comprising 10 women that officially registered last year has been failing to secure a plot in Selebi-Phikwe and its ...
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