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Tsaone Basimanebotlhe
  • Gov't cancels over p2 million GPOs

    When briefing the media today at Gaborone at Central Medical Stores (CMS), Francistown District Health Management Team (DHMT), Dr. Ivan Kgetse said at times they are forced to cancel GPOs when some companies fail to deliver medication as per the...

  • Tsogwane could become oldest president

    The VP, who has been a Member of Parliament (MP) since 1999, will be 68 years old if he takes the baton from Masisi in 2028 as has been the norm when a sitting president’s two terms end.History shows that Botswana presidents have been ascending to...

  • BDP mourns Motsumi

    58-year-old Motsumi passed on yesterday at her house following a tragic fire accident, Mmegi has learnt. According to BDP secretary general Kavis Kario, Motsumi became the first female Member of Parliament (MP) for South East South (now Ramotswa)...

  • BDP to hold primaries early

    While in some constituencies like Serowe, some members believe that compromise could help them. “Currently the primary elections in all three Serowe constituencies will not be ideal for us. The chances for us to win the three constituencies are...

  • 18 year old girl commits suicide

    Assistant Superintendent, Bopelo Ntatiwa, told MmegiOnline that the girl who was awaiting her form 3 results was found by her parents. “She did not leave any suicide note. But according to the report, she is alleged to have had a misunderstanding...

  • BPF condemns Khama's warrant of arrest

    BPF president, Biggie Butale said: “The BPF asserts without reservation that the recent “warrant of apprehension or for the further detention of a person without a warrant...” issued against Khama has come at least with the acquiescence if not...

  • No burial yet for CKGR man

    Even though the Court of Appeal has ordered the family to bury their father at any place of their choice apart from Central Kalahari Game Reserve (CKGR), that has not happened. The judgment has angered the family, and they believe they are oppressed,...

  • Escalating crime worries Palapye Central Police boss

    According to Serojane, they have recorded nine cases of common assault, 12 cases of assault occasioning actual bodily harm, two rape cases, three affray cases, one obtaining by false pretence case, three threat to kill cases, and three defilement...

  • Fight between herdboys lands one in hospital

    It is reported that an argument between the two herdboys escalated to a fierce fight, which led to one being seriously wounded. Kamxarago farm is near Malatswai village. According to Assistant Superintendent, Bopelo Ntatiwa, of Serowe Police Station,...

  • BPF takes advantage of the holidays

    The BPF has been working hard, going from house to house campaigning and recruiting new members. A member of the Serowe North constituency, Baratiwa Mathoothe, said: “Different wards are holding their own meetings as part of preparations for the...

  • Married man detained for threat to Kill

    The incident happened yesterday at Mmashoro village near Serowe.Assistant Superintendent, Bopelo Ntatiwa said: “The suspect will appear in court on Wednesday. It looks like there is no peace in the family.” It is further alleged that the suspect...

  • Gaoberekwe family’s burial dilemma

    The family, who are of San origin from New Xade, have been battling with the government in court for a year over their desire to bury their father in the Central Kalahari Game Reserve (CKGR).The deceased’s remains have been lying in the mortuary...

  • BDP’s bumpy road

    It was such an eventful year for the party, which went to congress where Vice President Slumber Tsogwane was challenged for the party chairpersonship. Molefhi challenges TsogwaneThe fact that former Cabinet Minister Nonofo Molefhi challenged Vice...

  • Nine treated for shock following a stampede at BNR

    The nine women were treated for shock at Sekgoma Memorial Hospital after some people lost patience and started pushing each other to enter the stadium.By 6pm the Serowe main road was at a standstill as music lovers thronged the venue, causing...

  • BDP welcomes new members

    This week, the BDP welcomed members from Gudigwa and Etsha villages. According to BDP secretary general, Kavis Kario, this is part of the party's strategy to revive the structures and ensure that they work. “As you may know, our party is going...

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