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Boikanyo Mathonsi
  • Absa urges vigilance following festive season scams

    Sources at the blue chip listed bank said unidentified scammers had employed different tactics in an attempt to defraud the bank’s customers over the busy festive season.Such tactics include vishing, phishing, social engineering and card fraud....

  • Hard Pro recognised as Best Dell Partner in SADC

    The company’s Sales and Relations Manager, Onkemetse Phiri, said the prestigious accolade comes as a testament to the company's unwavering commitment to providing top-notch technological solutions and services in the region."Notably, Hard...

  • Educators with disabilities encouraged to overcome barriers

    The call was made by president of the Botswana Sectors of Educators Trade Union (BOSETU), Winston Radikolo, at the BOSETU Disability Forum. In his address, he emphasized the importance of creating a psychological environment where educators with...

  • Rising swindling cases worry police

    In an interview with Mmegi Online, the SSKA police station commander, Superintendent Mmoloke Sebako, highlighted the prevalence of this criminal activity and the impact it has on the victims. According to Superintendent Sebako, the police have been...

  • Voter Registration Surges in Week 2

    A total of 130,157 individuals were registered in week 2, bringing the overall number to 205,723. This marks a substantial increase from the 75,566 individuals who were captured during the first week.IEC spokesperson, Osupile Maroba, said the surge...

  • Miss Botswana documents projects for Top 10 finalists

    Miss Botswana spokesperson, Ambrosia Sanboko, disclosed that the documentation also aims to showcase the impactful initiatives undertaken by these remarkable individuals, adding that the process will go on from January 16-22, 2024."The Beauty...

  • Bar fight leaves one dead

    The 28-year-old victim, whose name has not been released, died of stab wounds at the hands of another aged 23 during the altercation.When speaking to Mmegi Online, Boitshepo Modongo, the station commander for Mahalapye Central police station, said...

  • BCP appoints Rapelana campaign manager

    Making an announcement before the media yesterday, BCP president, Dumelang Saleshando indicated that the decision to give Rapelana this daunting task is a strategic one which signals the party's commitment to ensuring a well-organised and...

  • DBS P2.6m funds exclusively for our members – BEPA

    Late last year, the DBS released funds to be distributed amongst music festivals over the festive holidays in order to acquire filming rights for content for Botswana Television (Btv). The programme was spearheaded by BEPA in conjunction with DJ...

  • UB don suspends BCP membership amidst rape allegations

    The UB don is linked to an incident in which an 18-year-old female student from the institution of highest learning was reportedly raped on the university premises. On Wednesday, the university released a statement confirming the incident but did not...

  • Boyfriend allegedly stabs girlfriend with a screwdriver

    Francistown Central Police Station Commander, Mogomotsi Kesupile, revealed that the severity of the attack necessitated immediate medical attention, and the woman was rushed to Nyangabgwe. “Due to the specialised nature of her injuries, she was...

  • Neighbor hits neighbor with a Spade

    Confirming the matter to Mmegi Online, Francistown central police station commander, Mogomotsi Kesupile says it took place at approximately 11 pm. "The suspect reportedly attacked the victim with a spade, targeting his legs and causing...

  • Dato Seiko attends Ghana music writing camp

    She is the only artist from Botswana alongside South Africa's Kamo Mphela, Nkosazana Daughter, Joeboy, Yumbs and Remy Baggins. With the promise of new music and collaboration with renowned producers, Dato Seiko is poised to take the charts by...

  • IEC targets 1.7 m voters

    The registration process started last Friday and will continue until February 3rd, 2024.The spokesperson for the IEC, Otsile Maroba has however ,expressed concerns over the low registration turnout, emphasising the importance of broader participation...

  • Mmusi raises alarm on contraband in prisons

    Speaking at a media briefing on Thursday, he stressed the gravity of the situation, emphasizing the urgent need for collective action.Highlighting the alarming trend of prisoners gaining access to illicit items, particularly cellphones smuggled in by...

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