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Larona Makhaiza
  • Gunners relegate for first time

    They wasted an opportunity on Saturday when they allowed Mogoditshane Fighters to equalise in the last minute of the match, which left head coach, Daniel ‘Chicco’ Nare, an unhappy man. Nare stormed off the field without addressing the media after...

  • UBASSU unhappy with salary increment

    UBASSU together with University of Botswana Staff Union (UBSU) had been calling for the university to award them a 15% salary increment for quite some time now.The two unions content that six years have passed without them getting any increment. The...

  • Union calls for President’s powers to be reduced

    Towards the end of last year, the government carried out the process of Constitutional Review led by Justice Maruping Dibotelo. The Constitutional Review was wrapped up last year.However, the Manual Workers Union feels that the Constitutional Review...

  • BONA holds elective AGM

    “Everything is set for the AGM to be held at Street of Gold in Block 8 and we are just waiting for the day,” Mokeresete said. “This year, 2023 is an elective year for BONA and three positions are up grabs, which are vice president technical,...

  • Chess players in Metropolitan showdown

    In an interview with Mmegi Sport, BCF director-technical, Thompson Modisane said they are ready for the showdown. “Everything is ready for the tournament; there are no pending issues.Thursday, players are arriving here in Gaborone then Friday we...

  • BUAN students disgruntled as courses 'unaccredited'

    BUAN students kick-started the peaceful demonstration on Tuesday after their subvention funds were not credited to their accounts. With the money not credited, the Student Representative Council led by Goabaone Makolobe (SRC president), took action....

  • Troopers prove too superior against Motown

    The two qualified for the final Top 4 finals alongside the ever high-flying Dolphins and Police V. Now the teams had to battle it out to qualify for the finals on a date to be announced in due course.Under the cold breeze and all the goose bumps, the...

  • Rollers redeem themselves in FA Cup

    The two sides had met a fortnight ago in the Premier League encounter and the Warders stunned Rollers 3-2. But on Saturday, Rollers avoided another defeat and registered a 3-1 victory to proceed to the last eight round of the knockout competition....

  • Shot in the arm for KTM Choir

    The money will be used to cover the choir's expenses during the trip. KTM Choir will be traveling to Gangneung, South Korea to take part in the 2023 World Choir Games on July 7. FNBB Foundation Board Trustees member, Dr Lesedinyana Odiseng said...

  • Young comedian goes against the tide

    Twenty-one-year-old, Zeze The Comedian is one of those new entrants who is ready to move against the odds and stake his claim in the local comedy scene. He has been that one young comedian that has not been demoralised to venture into comedy.In an...

  • Basketball league down to final four

    The quartet's road to the top-four battle was not all smooth sailing as the teams had to conquer formidable opponents last weekend. Dolphins came up against UB Relics and prevailed 70-44 in the first game.The second game was a close contest as...

  • Hour of reckoning draws near

    Next week Saturday will see a star-studded cast of local and international athletes descend on Botswana to compete in the FNB Botswana Golden Grand Prix at the National Stadium.Jamaican superstar, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce headlines athletics'...

  • Minister GUC to host workshop whilst in Botswana

    Minister GUC is scheduled to perform at Molapo Showcase Piazza in Gaborone on Saturday during a show organised by Vubo Music. Born, Gift Ugochi Christopher, Minister GUC who is quite known for his hit songs like 'All that Matters', 'God...

  • Debswana equips employees with entrepreneurship skills

    The EEDP was only open to Debswana employees and the mining company delivered the training through a partnership with two renowned institutions, Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) and Neuro Leadership Institute. The EEDP programme had four...

  • UBASSU, UBSU to down tools again

    The unions intend not to take part in the coming examinations should the situation between the parties persist. “Members of the community and all the University of Botswana stakeholders are duly informed that UB staff will soon be resuming the...

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