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Sharon Mathala
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  • Brink passes on

    Brink died last night after a long illness. According to information passed to Tsetseng Retail Group, one of Brink's business outfits, through an internal memo, the business mogul is no more. More details to follow.

  • BDF, Police accused of abuse

    The Monitor can reveal that last week, one police officer and four soldiers brutally assaulted sex workers around one of the famous hotels in the city centre. Some of the sex workers (names known to this publication) narrated their harrowing near...

  • In her words: A sex worker's story

    The sex worker says she joined sex work beginning of last year. She had been living with her children in a one room house they had to downgrade to soon after she lost her job.Desperate to make a living to feed her children she started with illegal...

  • Likhona is festive song

    For the better half of the festive season, one would not walk for a few minutes without hearing the sound of Likhona. There was no radio which did not blast the single. Both in the cities and in the villages, Likhona dominated.Fresh from her hectic...

  • Orange Digital Centre breathes life in new age era

    The Orange Digital Center is set to be a digital ecosystem entirely dedicated to the development of digital skills and innovation.The digital center allows experiences and expertise to be shared between countries and offer a simple and inclusive...

  • Man fatally shoots ex, turns gun on himself

    According to a police report, the woman, aged 41 had ended her relationship with the father of her two children sometime last year October. It is said the man who had been harassing her, arrived at her home around midday holding a gun and she...

  • ‘We will not arrest Khama immediately’ - State

    The lawyer, Sefelani Thapelo told the court that, “We never said we will arrest him immediately. It may take a few months.”Thapelo further added that the only reason the state applied for a warrant against the former President was so start the...

  • 7-year-old boy tragically drowns

    The incident took place last Sunday afternoon. Broadhurst station commander, Obusitswe Lokae confirmed the tragic incident to Mmegi Online.Lokae said that the boy was in the company of his five-year-old cousin and his mother on the fateful day.“The...

  • Khama’s application is incompetent - State

    In papers filed on Friday, the State through the Attorney General (AG) says it intends to oppose Khama’s application because they (State) believes that he (Khama) in his papers failed to justify why his matter was urgent and has failed to meet...

  • I will never recover should I be arrested-Khama

    The urgent application will resume at the high court of Gaborone this week. When giving a background of his case, Khama says his summons was served on his lawyers, because he was out of the country .“I state for completeness that I have never been...

  • Binge drinking spree kills woman

    The incident, which sent shock waves to the Botshabelo ward residents in Maun happened on New Year's day at around 4pm. According to the Police the woman was in the company of her ex-boyfriend and a couple of friends when they engaged on a binge...

  • Khama must come back and face the law- BDP on Khama warrant of arrest

    Khama in an interview with MmegiOnline ealier this week said that his warrant is only because he is a threat to the BDP and Masisi’s chances of getting re-elected. “This has nothing to do with anything illegal I have done because I never have ....

  • Picking up the pieces and moving on’- Kagiso Sento

    Kagiso has not spoken about her divorce and still refuses to do so, in an interview with MmegiOnline, the reluctant mother of two says: “Look I don’t know what you want me to say about that topic, because everything has played out in the public....

  • VP ‘ takes over’ billions in tenders

    The company, a Durban based firm (names known to this publication) is named in a secret Cabinet memo dated November 18 2022, despite the fact that the Transitional National Development Plan, which calls for the appointment of a development manager to...

  • Confessions of Phase 2’s surviving heist suspect

    Tsaone Reboeleng met Thato Gaopatwe in South Africa at a club where they exchanged contacts and therein their friendship began.Unbeknownst to her, life would dramatically change forever. She had acquainted herself with one of the masterminds behind...

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