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Sharon Mathala
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  • Two years in the slammer for BMC theft

    The six, Kabo Mereyabo, Abel Gaolatlhwe, Trainos Machokocha, Joseph Kesenye, Edwin Tumisang Kgannyetsile, and Boago Phuti, all pleaded guilty to stealing meat packages from the BMC. Their charge sheet reads in part that on October 26 at the BMC plant...

  • Molapowabojang teacher aide guilty of pupil's rape

    The man, Mogomotsi Kgosietsile was accused of sexually abusing his students between the years 2020 and 2021. Facts of the case are that whilst a teacher aide at the primary school, Kgosietsile would occasionally lure the Standard 1 students to a...

  • Cop in court for raping colleague’s daughter

    The officer, 42-year-old Johane Kgwaakgwaa, appeared before the court last week. According to his charge sheet, “The accused person Johane Kgwaakgwaa, between the months of July and August 2020, specific dates unknown to the prosecution, at or near...

  • Love for wheels lands Morupisi in trouble

    Morupisi was found guilty on all the three counts he was facing, being two counts of corruption and one count of money laundering, by Judge Mokwadi Gabanagae of the Gaborone High Court.The caseThe case emanates from the half a billion pula tender...

  • State never intended charging Pinny

    Agreeing with the presiding Judge Mokwadi Gabanagae when he discharged and acquitted her, State lawyer Kentse Molome stated that had she operated with the law enforcement and investigators, Pinny would have never been charged alongside her...

  • Jam’n Soul brings Llyoiso

    The event, which started off as an intimate session hosting a maximum of 50 people has now grown in leaps and bounds with over a thousand music and fashion lovers attending the show.This time around, the crew is preparing to host one of its highly...

  • Local gospel artists shine at Joyous spectacle

    The trio, Tshenolo Mosimane, Kay Mokaleng and Motheo Rabasha had a lot on their plate and had to deliver a performance close to the ever impressive MTN Joyous Celebration.The night of music and song took place this past Saturday at the UB Indoor...

  • Six plead guilty to BMC theft

    Kabo Mereyabo, Abel Gaolatlhwe, Trainos Machokocha, Joseph Kesenye, Edwin Tumisang Kgannyetsile and Boago Phuti are all accused of stealing meat packages from BMC.Their charge sheet reads in part that on October 26 at the BMC plant in Lobatse, acting...

  • Convicted Morupisi shockingly turns down mitigation

    His lawyer, Busang Manewe had advised as the shocking development unfolded after Justice Chris Gabanagae, the High Court's presiding judge, found the once powerful man guilty on all three counts.In a three-hour-long judgement reading, the judge...

  • Convicted Morupisi shockingly turns down mitigation

    His lawyer, Busang Manewe had advised as the shocking development unfolded after Justice Chris Gabanagae, the High Court's presiding judge, found the once powerful man guilty on all three counts.In a three-hour-long judegment reading, the judge...

  • Masisi’s nephew seeks P17m retribution

    The battle is over the half-a-billion pula water tender awarded to Masisi’s sister, Boitumelo Phadi Mmutle and nephew Olebile Joseph Pilane through their shared company, G and M Building Services (Proprietary) Limited, listed as the first defendant...

  • Magosi ‘fakes’ gov’t documents

    This is according to an explosive report seen exclusively by Mmegi. The report paints the head of the spy agency as someone who would achieve a mission at all costs even if it means committing perjury by faking official court documents.It is said...

  • Morupisi enters the fray

    Morupisi is the latest big fish to enter the dogfight which involves multiple key BPF members among them suspended president Biggie Butale, acting president Caroline Lesang, former Palapye legislator Master Goya, and Samson Moyo Guma.Morupisi is now...

  • Learn to speak out—Dr Chiepe on GBV

    Nearly 70% of women in Botswana have experienced physical or sexual abuse, more than double the global average, a concern that has one of the most decorated women in Botswana concerned.“Do not look the other way when you see acts of violence; talk...

  • Judge accuses CoA president of patronage

    Justice Motswagole in his intension to sue has cited President Mokgweetsi Masisi, Chief Justice Terrene Rannowane, Court of Appeal (CoA) Justice Tebogo Tau and the Attorney General (AG).Justice Motswagole cites an unfair system when it comes to...

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