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ONALENNA MODIKWA
Staff Writer
  • BFL reverses Mamelodi’s suspension

    Last week, the BFL had announced Mamelodi was suspended as part of investigations into the chaotic scene that broke out at Royal Aria Stadium during a top of the table clash between Rollers and Gaborone United in February.The clash degenerated into...

  • Harare workshop highlights need to protect patents

    Among others, the workshop was meant to raise awareness, provide training and promote ARIPO’s regional system for registering designs and utility model trends in various ARIPO and European jurisdictions. Botswana was among the countries represented...

  • Infantino congratulates GU

    It is customary for a FIFA president to send out messages of congratulations to national champions. “It is with great pleasure that I congratulate Gaborone United SC for having been crowned 2021–2022 champions of Botswana,” Infantino said in a...

  • Zebras anchor group but race still wide open

    In both matches, the Zebras played bravely but failed to deliver the sucker punch. The results from the two opening matches mean the Zebras are the only team in Group J without a win. Tunisia have set the early pace with four points after a 4-0...

  • AELP admits BSE

    The AELP is a co-initiative of ASEA and the African Development Bank (AfDB) who are the sponsors of the project. The Project is designed to facilitate cross-border investment flows and investor participation through increased liquidity and securities...

  • Teachers praised for hard work

    One of the guest speakers at the commemoration held at Mputhe Junior Secondary School (JSS) in Letlhakeng, chairperson of the Scouts in the SADC region, Ezekiel Zack Malenya applauded teachers for the sacrifices they make to ensure that the nation is...

  • Gov't urged to prioritize teachers

    “Your Excellency, a resilient teacher amidst COVID-19 should not only be pronounced rhetorically but rather, teachers’ resilience should be accompanied by tangible support from the employer and all other stakeholders in education.In our view as...

  • Corruption-busting agency boss suspended

    “The Office of the President wishes to inform members of the public that Tymon Katlholo, the Director General of the Directorate of Corruption and Economic Crime has been suspended from duty in accordance with Section 112 of the Constitution with...

  • FrontPages this week: Gov't slashes Khama, Mogae budget

  • Why Botswana should embrace Bitcoin

    After several years of skepticism and misunderstanding about cryptocurrencies, Botswana’s lawmakers passed a bill to regulate crypto trading last February. Even though the bitcoin ecosystem in Botswana is relatively new, the step taken by lawmakers...

  • Khoemacau accident claims two lives

    “Investigations into the cause of the accident are ongoing. It appears that the two, both blasting crew members, had proceeded underground to perform tasks at the Tshukudu section 140m below surface.Their bodies were discovered by their colleagues....

  • Birthday, dijo & good times

    I do quite a bit of shopping at Sebele complex and often times see people having a meal or clinking mimosas at Rhapsody's on the patio seating. The exterior gives nothing away as the establishment is secluded in its own corner with ample parking...

  • Front Page this week

  • Increased Workload for teachers would affect quality teaching

    According to Teaching Sector trade union, BOSETU, With such huge workloads, teachers would not only be fatigued, but would also not have time to prepare for lessons, that is, doing lesson plans, preparing teaching aids, setting internal tests and...

  • Revel in the Rebel

    One of the first times I recall tasting her dishes was at a live demo she was partaking in at a Food and Home type fair hosted mantlheng a ka ko trade fair. I remember that the theme for that day was cooking and being creative with traditional foods....

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