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Boikanyo Mathonsi
  • Selolwane in Magistrate bribe allegation

    This was revealed during his bail application hearing at the High Court. During the hearing, a statement was read out, reportedly written by Selolwane's ex lover. The statement detailed an encounter where a man claiming to be from the Broadhurst...

  • Rape accused refuses to give DNA samples

    This was revealed this morning at the Gaborone High court where Samuel together with his co-accused the victim’s mother, 32 and her friend Lydia Bojammeo,33, appeared for their bail application hearing.In the matter before the Broadhurst Magistrate...

  • Term Ntombo harmonises music beats

    In an interview with Mmegi Online, Term Ntombo traces his musical journey back to 2001, where the rhythmic cadence of high school rap battles and collaborative musical ventures first captured his passion. He says the crucible of high school became...

  • Tafa disappointed with LSB Legal Year boycott

    Last week, the LSB released a statement announcing their boycott of the government-led ceremony, opting to host its own this morning. The LSB expressed concern over the perceived deterioration of the judiciary over the years. "Although the law...

  • Chombo shares other multi- talents

    In an interview with Showtime, Chombo shared that her journey as a poet began in junior school when her English teacher recognised her talent and encouraged her to participate in the Poet-Okavango competition."At the competition, I secured the...

  • Women urged to support each other in business

    "As women, we have a responsibility to uplift and empower one another," she said. One way women can support each other, Masisi said, is to share information about the programme with others who may not yet be aware of its benefits. "By...

  • Govt seeds new Chema Chema with P200m

    Presenting the 2024-25 budget speech to the National Assembly earlier today, the minister said government would seed the revolving fund with P200 million."The Chema Chema Fund with an initial capital injection of P200million is aimed at...

  • Mahalapye duo arrested for copper theft

    Confirming the incident, Assistant Superintendent Moatlhodi Onalenna of the Mahalapye Police Station disclosed that the individuals in question were apprehended two days back. "These two men were arrested for stealing copper. They admitted to...

  • Childline concerned about exposure of child survivors

    In a press statement Gaone Chepete, Childline Botswana spokesperson revealed that they are worried about the potential long-term harm that could be inflicted on violence child survivors as a result of such exposure. Chepete added that disclosing...

  • Gov’t advised to promote teachers

    Speaking at the Kgalagadi North Wellness Day, Modise emphasised the plight of teachers who, despite acquiring additional qualifications such as diplomas, degrees, and masters, continue to serve in their roles as teacher assistants without due...

  • Mother named as conspirator in the defilement of her daughter

    Broadhurst police investigating the case have said one of the three is the girl's mother, 32, and her friend aged 33.Superintendent Obusitswe Lokae said the two women have been charged with failure to report the alleged sexual assault by a...

  • IEC says no to registration extension

    In an interview with Mmegi Online this week, IEC spokesperson Osupile Maroba said this year's general election was sure to proceed as planned even if the current numbers were the last until deadline day."The chance to register is now, the...

  • I will bring Miss World crown home - Chombo

    Chombo is gearing up to represent her country on the global stage at the Miss World competition, which will be held in India on March 9. Speaking at the Miss Botswana Top 10 official launch held on Saturday at the Cresta Lodge in Gaborone, Chombo...

  • Brand new Polo VW awaits Miss Botswana queen

    The director of Miss Botswana, Benjamin Raletsatsi unveiled the array of prizes awaiting the winner of the competition during the Miss Botswana Top 10 official launch on Saturday. "The crowned Miss Botswana will walk away with a brand new Polo...

  • BPF was harsh on me - Butale

    "My decision to leave the BPF was based on my personal experience within the party, and it is not a reflection of any ill will towards Ian Khama.I have the utmost respect for him, and I believe that our relationship remains positive despite my...

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