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ONALENNA MODIKWA
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  • Ditshwanelo on World Press Freedom Day

    The theme for this year is, ‘Shaping a future of rights: Freedom of expression as a driver for all other human rights’.This day is observed to raise awareness on the importance of freedom of the press and hold governments accountable to respect...

  • Botswana Editors Forum calls for FOI laws and respect for media freedom

    In lieu of this fact, BEF will over the weekend celebrate the contributions of senior local journalists, who have been indispensable pillars of support for local media fraternity at an event designed to celebrate their contribution to the country’s...

  • GU escapes with ‘appropriate fine’

    City Polar had written to the BFA requesting that appropriate action be taken against GU after they fielded a fourth foreign player, Ronel Manyanga. GU had started with three players and ended the match having utilised four, going against the foreign...

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  • Botswana goes ahead with solo bid

    CAF confirmed today that it has received a declaration of interest from six countries in the bidding process to select the host nation for the 2027 tournament."At the expiry of the deadline set by the administration, CAF recorded four bids from...

  • BFA ‘faceless’ team to probe leaked audio clip

    Concerns of match-fixing emerged after an audio, featuring the voices believed to be those of referee, Joshua Bondo and BFA official, Monnakgotla Mojaki was leaked recently.The Ministry of Youth, Sport, Gender and Culture as well as the Botswana...

  • Jailed SA Forbes delegate released

    Kunene who is in Botswana for the Summit told Mmegi Online that he was arrested last night around 7pm and was only released this morning allegedly after President Mokgweetsi Masisi’s intervention.He claims that luck was on his side after Masisi...

  • It Is Possible Concert a success

    The night of praise and worship featured for the first time on Botswana soil, Nigerian gospel sensation, Minister GUC, South Africa's Bucie Radebe, Eswatini’s saxophonist, Fakazi Samuel, Locals Mass Choir and We Must Praise Choir.By 7.30pm when...

  • FA Cup draw pits Galaxy against Orapa

    The draw held yesterday pitted Jwaneng Galaxy against Orapa United in the next round while Security Systems take on Township Rollers. Both Orapa United and Galaxy have been cup specialists in the last few years. Galaxy proceeded to the quarterfinals...

  • BDP women to host Leadership Circle

    A press statement from the party says the occasion will be an all-inclusive event, known as the Women in Leadership Circle, and will offer a forum for visionaries, businesspersons, and creatives to network, expand their expertise, and research new...

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  • BNSC warns BFA on match fixing scandal

    The BNSC also warned the football association that it will intervene to save the image of the game if it fails to commit itself in getting to the bottom of the matter.This follows an audio clip that was circulated on social media platforms,...

  • BCP hits back at AP

    In the statement, the BCP explains that they met with the AP and the BLP on the 17th of April,2023 of with the hope to finalise talks, “and on developing an electoral vehicle that will facilitate a credible and sustainable change of government in...

  • BFA suspends Mojaki over leaked audio

    In the audio, the voices suspected to be that of Mojaki and referee, Joshua Bondo, are holding a discussion about bribing a referee to influence the outcome of a match. A certain Zakhem is mentioned in the four-minute-long audio. BFA issued a...

  • Forbes summit delegates descend upon Gaborone

    The summit, staged in the country for a second successive year, will be held across four days from April 23 to 26.It will feature high-profile entrepreneurs as well as locally and internationally acclaimed stars in the creative space who will share...

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