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Lebogang Mosikare
  • Zim man ‘defiles’ mentally unsound minor

    Dismissing Patrick Ndlovu's application, who is alleged to have defiled the minor sometime in 2020 in Masunga, Justice Nyamadzabo said the application had no merit because it was brought under an incorrect Section (278) of the Criminal Procedures...

  • Alosa plans automated operations

    Alosa—a wholly citizen youth-owned enterprise—was funded with P500,000 by BDC in March 2021, after it won the BDC’s flagship entrepreneurship development programme dubbed the Business Den in 2020 but it started operating at the beginning of...

  • Outcry over youth participation in cooperatives

    Answering a question from a youth who wanted to know why their participation in the affairs of cooperatives is very low, the chairperson of FMPSL, Smarts Shabani, explained that one of the reasons for the status quo is that the youth want quick...

  • Drunk accused escapes death penalty

    Justice Barnabas Nyamadzabo said Lemogang Johannes murdered Olebogeng Molosiwa on August 30, 2013 in Lerala village under the influence of alcohol, Chibuku.When ruling whether there were extenuating circumstances that led to the commission of the...

  • Masunga calls on cooperatives to be innovative

    Masunga said cooperatives should devise creative and innovative ways of harnessing the immense diverse potential to remain relevant in today’s cutthroat competitive trading industry.He was speaking at the Annual General Meeting of the Francistown...

  • Kenyan drug trafficker appeals sentences

    Magistrate Kose Makobo sentenced the appellant, Abas Ndyanabo Ismail, on July 6, 2021, in Kasane for the illegal possession of heroin and dagga.Ismail was sentenced to seven years in jail for unlawfully trafficking in heroin and another five years...

  • Botash, Sua Flamingoes add salt to Majaga’s life

    A noble gesture by Botash, Flamingoes and other stakeholders is in line with the objectives of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, which recognises everyone’s right to an adequate standard of living, including...

  • So near yet so far away

    The BCP says that the political deadlock between it and the UDC is triggered by the lack of good governance issues within the four-party coalition.The UDC is made up of the Botswana National Front (BNF), Botswana People’s Party (BPP), BCP and...

  • CS Soccer Challenge promises fireworks

    Nico United, Eleven Angels, Calendar Stars, and Chadibe United will use the games to gauge their preparedness for the new football season in their respective divisions.Nico and Angels compete in the country’s top division, the Botswana Premier...

  • Girlfriend slayer gets 25 years in jail

    Lasaro and Jeremia have four children together. Lasaro landed in hot soup after he murdered Jeremia for not cooking him relish. Previously, the court heard that on August 13, 2017, Jeremia gave Lasaro what he deemed an unconvincing explanation after...

  • Paledi’s bittersweet civil service to end

    Paledi is currently suspended from his lucrative job for allegedly aiding former president Ian Khama and the Directorate of Intelligence (DIS) boss, Isaac Kgosi, to acquire ammunition and weapons of war.Before he was appointed as deputy permanent...

  • Botash, Sua Flamingoes take Majaga up above the salt

    The noble gesture by Botash, Flamingoes and other stakeholders is in line with the objectives of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights which recognises everyone’s right to an adequate standard of living, including...

  • Murder accused denied more bail

    Delivering a brief ruling on the application, Justice Barnabas Nyamadzabo said it was common cause that Mothuso was once granted bail in 2016 but did not attend several court appearances when his trial commenced only to be re-arrested in...

  • No end in sight for BPF/Butale legal strife

    The BPF suspended Butale late last year following allegations that he had sexually violated a female student party activist amongst others. But Butale denies the allegations.He says that the allegations are politically motivated by some very powerful...

  • BONU president outlines manifesto

    In an interview with Mmegi, Baleseng stated that one of the nagging issues that affect the nursing cadre that he will strive hard to address is the issue of lack of accommodation. He credited the Ministry of Health (MoU) for creating more health...

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