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Lesedi Mkhutshwa
  • Letlhabile JSS teacher 'commits suicide' by rat poison

    Tonota Police Station commander Superintended Oteng Ngada revealed that the shocking matter occurred on Saturday at around 10:30pm at Mohakamme ward in Tonota village.He reported that the deceased woman’s boyfriend called the police after he found...

  • Makhadzi to create opportunities for Francistowners

    Real name Ndivhudzannyi Ralivhoa, Makhadzi recently headlined a successful music festival in Gaborone. All roads will lead to Obert Itani Chilume Sports Complex to witness the highly anticipated Northern show of the year as South African music and...

  • North West Records 1,180 Student Dropouts

    He shared the statistics with The Monitor when responding to a questionnaire on the number of students who have abandoned school in the North West region since the outbreak of COVID-19.In his response, the North West region PRO said cases of students...

  • SOS pleads for houses

    SOS introduced the de-institutionalisation process some few years back by having some of its families relocate from their village to join the mainstream community. So far, SOS village here has 16 families of which two have been moved out of SOS...

  • Miss Francistown back with a twist

    The pageant will be held with an interesting twist as it will unveil the first ever Junior Miss Francistown to be held on November 20, 2021.According to the event coordinator, Lucia Matumba, Miss Francistown 2021 is divided into two categories, being...

  • Constable ‘Sexually Assaults’ Minor

    The incident would likely paint a negative image of the police service and law enforcement agents, who have been finding it hard in recent years to counter a growing number of sexual assault, rape and defilement cases around the country.The officer...

  • AstraZeneca Records Most Side Effects In Botswana

    The recorded side effects were much higher compared to other jabs used in the fight against COVID-19 in the country. Modise said the official figure of those who experienced side effects after taking the AstraZeneca vaccine stands at 767.She revealed...

  • GFDHMT targets 3,000 people for the drive-through campaign

    According to the recent GFDHMT public notice, the three-day drive-through COVID-19 vaccination campaign will be held at Obert Itani Chilume Sports Complex (OICSC).The public statement further reads that proceedings will start at 08:00 hours until...

  • BMWU Wants Talks On Mine Mechanisation

    Mining companies in Botswana are beginning to catch up with the rest of the world by embracing new technology within their operations. However, the utilisation of new technology has attracted much criticism with various critics warning that this...

  • Francistown Council Increases Rates

    Kwambala, who is also the Itekeng ward councillor, briefed the media saying the council took a decision to revise the tariffs every two years. Some of the rates remain unchanged. Kwambala said there was an adopted approach in reviewing the new...

  • 70% of women present stage III,IV of breast cancer

    He was speaking during a breast cancer awareness campaign held under the theme; ‘Give Hope Save Lives.’The event was organised by the Fighters Support Group, in Francistown recently.Breast cancer remains the leading cancer globally causing the...

  • Man Kills Ex-Girlfriend's New Love Interest

    He said on the morning of the incident, the suspect followed his ex-girlfriend to her place in Letlhakane and found her with her new love interest. He added that the suspect then got angry and a fight ensued between the Zimbabwean man and the...

  • Malaria Under Control After Ditladi Records One Death

    When responding to an enquiry from The Monitor on behalf of the DHMT, the Ministry of Health and Wellness (MoH) chief public relations officer, Dr Christopher Nyanga said that since the beginning of September the village has recorded six cases of...

  • FNBB Donates To Junior National Teams

    Mpatane told this publication after the unveiling of the new hospitality kit for junior national teams which was held on Friday at the Francistown FNBB branch building.In an interview with Sport Monito, Mpatane said FNBB has sponsored junior national...

  • HIV new cases drop in Francistown

    The area has previously experienced a surge in HIV/AIDS new infections and sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), mostly blamed on the low condom usage and cultural practices.In 2016, it was reported that the second city was one of the most hit areas...

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