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Chakalisa Dube
  • Angels coach refuses to get carried away

    After starting the season on a very low note, Angels have now turned a corner. They ascended to the second position after a very convincing 3-0 victory against Peace Makers at the Old Francistown Stadium in their maiden second round match.Their...

  • Galaxy's champions league campaign hits slump

    Their loss means that they remain bottom of the group with a solitary point from three games. Further, it means that they need a miracle in the second round in order to keep their slim hopes of reaching the group stages alive.The first half featured...

  • Citizens want to share in Panda’s economic revolution

    Government, through the Special Economic Zone initiatives and the private sector, is pumping millions of pula into transforming Pandamatenga into an economic engine in the country, where commercial agriculture and tourism will report the export-led...

  • Floods add to Panda farmers’ troubles with sorghum

    Generally, the country consumes about 50,000 tonnes of sorghum each year, with local production accounting for most of this and the balance imported from South Africa.Pandamatenga Farmers Association chair, Ryan Neal says floods experienced late last...

  • Mfolo open to BFA return

    The termination of his contract was linked to age-cheating allegations against Botswana's Under-17 team. At the time the players failed the Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scan, which is used to determine the age of humans based on the organs...

  • BFA reports ex-CEO to police

    The car was part of her employment benefits. BFA president, Maclean Letshwiti made the report on Monday this week. The decision to report Taylor has reportedly been condemned by some at the association, who said the president could have explored...

  • BFA receives P7m from FIFA

    There were reports that the governing body might delay releasing the funds to the association after it emerged the BFA misallocated P6 million, which was meant for FIFA projects. A FIFA delegation was in Botswana late last year to investigate the...

  • BFA moves to fire Taylor

    Taylor was suspended late last year over the misallocation of FIFA funds, amounting to P8.8 million.The funds were diverted to other BFA projects other than the FIFA sanctioned initiatives. Taylor recently appeared before a disciplinary committee...

  • Motlogelwa quits over FIFA funds fall-out

    Motlogelwa has reportedly fallen out with other BFA NEC members following the mis-allocation of FIFA funds, amounting to P6 million. The money was diverted to fund the association's internal operations.Motlogelwa was expected to hand in his...

  • Flamingoes suspend general manager

    Motlogelwa, who joined the club in July last year on a 1-year contract, was on Friday slapped with an indefinite suspension. Reasons for his suspension remain unclear, but there are reports that he has fallen out with some senior officials at the...

  • Nico maintain unbeaten run

    The victory means that United have accumulated 23 points having registered seven wins and two draws in nine matches. Nico also have a game in hand after one of their matches was postponed due to COVID-19 positive cases late last year. Peace Makers,...

  • Citizen group takes over Mupane Gold Mine

    This week, the Canadian company announced plans to sell the mine to Hawks Mining Company Proprietary Limited “at a nominal fee”.Hawks is a citizen-controlled company run by individuals who form part of Mupane’s top management team. The current...

  • Motlogelwa denies resignation reports

    The mis-allocated funds, which were meant for FIFA sanctioned projects amount to P6 million. The money was diverted to fund internal operations of the association.Sources this week said if Motlogelwa does not resign, the BFA NEC will move a motion to...

  • BMWU secures massive victory against Mupane

    The agreement will last until April 2023. It was signed by both parties on Wednesday. The new deal means that employees will get a wage increase amounting to six percent from April 2022 until April 2023. In addition, the employees will get another...

  • Rakgare warns BFA

    Apart from FIFA, BFA gets much of its funding from the government through the Botswana National Sport Commission (BNSC) subvention. The association has in recent weeks grabbed headlines for the wrong reasons.There have been allegations of corruption,...

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