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Lesedi Mkhutshwa
  • Police engage Interpol for A3 tragedy

    No1 District traffic officer, Robert Mmese said they engaged Zambia Police Service through Interpol. The horrific A3 fatal accident occurred on Thursday morning just near Marapong village after a minibus headed to Maun from Francistown collided with...

  • Botshabelo woman's killer still on the run

    It was reported that the woman was found dead in front of a stranger's house two weeks ago. According to Botshabelo Police Station commander, Superintended Debbie Mdabuli, they are still looking for the unidentified suspect.She asked members of...

  • BMWU, Lucara meeting yield fruits

    BMWU and Lucara held the meeting around the security department meeting retrenchment packages. The union had challenged the mining company’s s downsizing decision, citing that they were not given the opportunity to access the retrenchment...

  • Church turns trash into treasure

    The missionary organisation first arrived in Botswana in 2008. Its first stop was in Maun where it empowered around 350 women.In an interview with Arts & Culture, Catholic Diocese of Francistown, Congregation of Missionary Sisters of Our Lady of...

  • Serowe man axes brother to death over food

    Officer Commanding No.2 District, Senior Superintended Paul Oketsang said they are investigating a murder incident that occurred over the weekend in Mokwena ward.He said the suspect, who is still on the run, attacked his entire family before hacking...

  • Zimbabwean man fatally hit by a car in Tlokweng

    Deputy divisional traffic officer for South Central, Senior Superintendent Boiki Mojalemotho explained that the accident occurred on the evening of May 17 along the A12 road at the Roma church traffic lights.He said the pedestrian was attempting to...

  • DJ dies after being hit by a car

    Confirming the incident, Kazungula station commander Superintendent Phetogo Phillimon said his office is investigating a deadly traffic accident that happened along the Kazungula-Kasane route, directly across from Country Inn.He stated that the event...

  • Francistown takes bowls national title

    The Botswana Bowling Association (BBA) competition drew 85 competitors from five bowling clubs from across the country. With 57 points, Francistown emerged as the victors, ahead of Gaborone who finished in second position on 53 points. Jwaneng moved...

  • Dukwi refugee top achievers may kiss their aspirations goodbye

    Mmegi has learned that, in spite of the fact that Dukwi refugees who performed extraordinarily well in the Botswana General Certificate of Secondary Examination (BGCSE) result, which was announced earlier this year, will probably not be pursuing...

  • Mc MisD shines beyond borders

    The 32-year-old Maun native is getting gigs across several Southern African countries such as Zambia, South Africa and Zimbabwe. Mc MisD broke into the music scene as an event promoter, organising popular fiestas in Francistown, Gaborone and...

  • Debswana OLDM donates school items

    Addressing dignitaries during the OLDM Engineering Department handover, the mining company senior Engineering Manager Lefhoko Sethoko said Mmatshumo village is one of the communities within the OLDM area of influence that the Engineering department...

  • PNRB ploughs back into community

    The donations are part of the proceeds from their maiden Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) event dubbed Tsholofelo Carnival, which was held last year in September.The carnival incorporated an Art Exhibition and Show, Tsholofelo Idea Pitch, a...

  • BMWU tables fresh proposal on sale of BCL houses

    Tsimako was reacting to a recent press release by the BCL liquidator, Darusha Moodliar, announcing the sale of BCL residential properties in Selebi- Phikwe. Premium Nickel Resources (PNR) purchased key properties of the BCL mine with the exception of...

  • Nata leaders court Mascom for horserace

    They believe the move could boost the tourism and economic status of the village and its surrounding areas. Until late last year, Mascom has often backed a horse racing event in Maun under the banner of Mascom Derby. However, in February, the company...

  • Free scholarship recipients struggle to eke living

    Moiketsi revealed this in an interview with Mmegi after the ninth national tertiary Institutions roadshow launch ,which was held recently at Galo Mall in Francistown.The road show comprises 19 tertiary institutions that have grouped themselves to...

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