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Lebogang Mosikare
  • Kelepi quits BPP before disciplinary action

    Speaking to Mmegi on Wednesday, the ex-activist, Dumani Kelepi, said that he resigned from the BPP on June 7. Whilst Kelepi was vague when asked by Mmegi whether or not his fallout and subsequent resignation from the BPP was caused by the fact that...

  • Quest for education lands illegal miner in trouble

    In mitigation before he was sentenced, Sibanda told the court that he sat and passed his Form 6 examinations in 2017, but since then he has not had the finances to pay for tertiary education. An emotional Sibanda said: "I wanted to study a...

  • Debswana explores enrolling non-mine workers for security course

    Currently, the course is attended by employees from all Debswana operations. Senyane said the launch of the course is a message from the leadership of Debswana that the company is committed to continuously empowering its employees for them to be...

  • OLDM launches security risk management course

    This is in order to meet global demands and the aspirations of Botswanas’ Vision 2036 since it is recognised nationally and regionally, and is accredited by Botswana Qualifications Authority (BQA). The genesis of this endeavour traces back to 2018,...

  • Baaitse snubs BPF for UDC

    Baaitse will be eyeing the Tswapong North constituency. He was initially named on the BPF’s list of aspiring candidates for the party’s primary elections but has since opted for the UDC because he believes the latter stands a better chance for...

  • Entrepreneurs urged to trade innovatively, sustainably

    The Minister of Agriculture, Fidelis Molao, made the clarion call here last week Thursday when giving a keynote address at the 28th Business Botswana Northern Trade Fair (BBNTF) held under the theme, ‘Sustainable Innovation: Building a Greener...

  • BPP to take disciplinary action against dissident member

    Recently, Kelepi took the BPP to the High Court on a certificate of urgency after it barred him from taking part in its primaries for the Shashe Bridge/Tati Siding South ward in the Tati East constituency.The party had approved Botsang Bareki, Wame...

  • Zim human smugglers sentenced

    Eleven out of the dozen, Wandisile Nkomo, Lord Sibanda, Nthabiseni Ncube, German Chuma, Desire Ncube, Zihla Majikijela, Christopher Dube, Vivian Masenda, Dorcus Ndebele, Alton Ngwenya, Headman Ndlovu, entered Botswana through an ungazetted point of...

  • I don’t live in the past – Morupisi

    The former top and powerful government official left the public service ingloriously after he was convicted of one count of money laundering and two counts of money laundering.Morupisi was recently thrust into the spotlight again after the BPF vetted...

  • Court strikes out Kelepi vs BPP application

    Last week Friday, Kelepi took his party to the High Court after it barred him from taking part in its primary elections for the Shashe Bridge/Tati Siding South ward in the Tati East constituency. The BPP had approved Botsang Bareki, Wame Ncube and...

  • Bishop Rebello to be buried tomorrow

    Briefing members of the media about the bishop’s funeral arrangements on Tuesday, Father Anthony Mosalagae said that the Kenyan-born member of the Society of the Divine Word will be taken from Kagiso Funeral Parlour this afternoon to the Cathedral...

  • Botash, BDC collaborate to drive economic growth

    The MoU focuses on investment, impact assessment, and the beneficiation of Botash products. It serves as the foundation for future binding contracts, detailing the terms and conditions of their joint endeavours.According to the terms of the...

  • Tears of relief as man gets murder acquittal

    Galetlale was accused of murdering Motlamorago Maleme on September 13, 2019 in Bobonong. The accused had been languishing in jail following his committal from the Magistrate Court to the High Court.When delivering judgment, Justice Sechele said the...

  • Mapatse man, 41, rapes 63-year-old woman

    According to the charge sheet, Babolokeng Makhujwana allegedly raped the 63-year-old victim on December 5, 2021, in Mapatse. The accused, who is on trial without legal representation, has pleaded not guilty to the offence. He told the court that he...

  • Shashe Bridge bloke appears for 64-year-old woman's rape

    As per the charge sheet, Keobakile Puso allegedly raped the complainant on March 31 in Block 3, Francistown.In the second count, the accused allegedly robbed the same complainant of two cell phones valued at P3,100 and P60 on the same date and place....

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