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  • Man, 59, found hanging in relatives' home

    "It appears the man tragically took his own life," he said. "Our investigation is ongoing to understand the circumstances surrounding this incident," he added. Rari told MmegiOnline that the man's relatives assumed he had...

  • Limpopo bus crash deeply traumatised me – Ramathuba

    She highlighted the emotional toll in an interview with The Monitor following the incident that left the nation mourning. "When you are shown children of those that passed away in the accident and you are shown their families, the reality of the...

  • MISA to tackle environmental reporting challenges

    In an interview, he highlighted that the Summit promises a wealth of practical insights from media veterans and environmental consultants."Media experts and veterans, amongst them Deputy Permanent Secretary in the Office of the President,...

  • Gov’t limits Limpopo crash victims’ burial attendance

    The Minister of State President, Kabo Morwaeng, said on Friday that not everyone will be permitted access at the burial site. The solemn event, which aims to honour the lives of 45 deceased individuals, will take place at Molepolole Sports Complex...

  • Repatriation underway for seven SA Pilgrims

    According to a statement from Health Ministry spokesperson, Dr Christopher Nyanga all the seven deceased individuals have been identified by their relatives and church members, thus clearing the way for the repatriation process to begin once all...

  • Grieving individuals urged to seek support

    When speaking at a recent event in Gaborone, which focused on navigating the journey of grief, Atholang said she believes in the healing power of communication and the significance of being surrounded by caring companions during tough times. She...

  • Palesa trades the ramp for a pen

    Molefe says the book is a collection of affirmations aimed at sparking self-discovery and resilience among children.In a recent interview with Arts&Culture, Molefe shared that her own struggles with insecurities as a child were the inspiration behind...

  • 42 out of 45 bodies of Limpopo bus crash victims identified

    Spokesperson for the Health Department in Limpopo, Thilivhali Muavha, has reported that the identification of the three remaining individuals by pathologists is nearing completion. "A team consisting of members from the SAPS Victim...

  • Befitting send-off for Dingake

    The event was attended by dignitaries and citizens from diverse political backgrounds. At the event, speakers paid tribute to Dingake, highlighting his contributions to Botswana’s political landscape. BCP vice president, Taolo Lucas, described him...

  • Michael Kitso Dingake laid to rest

    In a tribute to her father, Sithembile Dingake says she honoured his final wish to be buried in a simple coffin. "Honoring my father's wish, to be laid to rest in a simple coffin, in a public cemetery," she shared. However, there is a...

  • Six of 45 bodies of Limpopo bus crash to arrive home

    Limpopo Health MEC, Dr Phophi Ramathuba said in briefing that the families of the six individuals are currently at Mokopane Hospital in South Africa to collect the remains of their loved ones. "They are preparing to collect the identifiable...

  • Hero’s welcome awaits Chombo

    Chombo entered the 71st Miss World finale held in India on March 9 with the entire country behind her. She did not disappoint as she became the first Miss World Botswana since Emma Wareus in 2010 to win the Miss World Africa title. Chombo’s journey...

  • Young Epilepsy Botswana hosts annual purple walk

    In an interview with MmegiOnline, the organisation’s chairperson, Naledi Khan emphasized the importance of raising awareness on epilepsy. "The objective of the walk is to sensitise and educate people about epilepsy, particularly focusing on...

  • Miss Botswana to host Mindset Change Beauty Expo

    Vincent Matthys, the head of Marketing at the Miss Botswana Mindset Change Beauty Expo, told MmegiOnline that the event's goal is to broaden the definition of beauty."This year's beauty expo will showcase our Miss Botswana top 10...

  • Chombo crowned Miss World Africa

    Although she fell just short of winning the coveted title of Miss World, Chombo's journey to the top four has captured the hearts of many and has made her a symbol of pride for her home country. Chombo, a stunning beauty with a heart of gold, had...

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