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Lebogang Mosikare
  • 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...

  • Makwengwe confident of TAFIC's escape

    This is the question that is on the minds of multitudes of TAFIC fans across the country as the team enters the lion’s den in Serowe to play in the Debswana First Division North Playoffs this weekend.The former Premier League giants will get a...

  • Social soccer clubs raise money for students

    Many football stars, such as Sadio Mane, Marcus Rashford of Senegal and England respectively and others, have used their fame and fortune to change the lives of communities in their respective countries and beyond.While there is no breakout soccer...

  • When children terrorise villagers

    FRANCISTOWN: Minors aged 17, who cannot be named for legal reasons, appeared in court Tuesday on a certificate of urgency asking to be granted bail following a spate of shop breaking, theft and armed robbery cases that rocked Kasane and Kazungula...

  • Can UDC coalition be resuscitated?

    FRANCISTOWN: Recent events happening in the controversy-plagued UDC have dampened the trust that the people had in the tripartite coalition. The suspension of Dumelang Saleshando and Goretetse Kekgonegile, the president and the secretary-general of...

  • Land fraudster bags three-year jail term

    Francistown Magistrate Thapelo Buang noted the public outcry on Friday when sentencing Gift Maposa, who also goes by the alias Buzwani Poloko, to five years in prison for two counts of obtaining by false pretences.Maposa landed in hot soup after he...

  • Police lift serial Honda Fit 'armed robbers’

    The duo, Kabelo Modise, 19, of Boseja in Mochudi and Tefo Buka, 25, of Mabunda ward in Marapong, is alleged to have violently robbed Laone Nthobatsang of a Samsung cellphone worth P1,500 and P2,580 cash on July 13 at Mathangwane.On the second count,...

  • AP wary of joining UDC

    This came to the fore when the president of the Alliance for Progressives (AP), Ndaba Gaolathe, officially opened the party’s elective congress on Saturday at Adansonia Hotel.It is in the public domain that two protagonists, the Botswana Congress...

  • Gaolathe rallies behind Makgophe, Katlholo

    As such, a prosecutor is required to prove beyond reasonable doubt that the person committed the crime if that person is to be convicted. To do so, proof must be shown for every single element of a crime.However, president of the Alliance for...

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