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Mmegi (The Reporter) is the leading independent source of breaking news, latest news, current news, Politics, Business, Sport, debates, analysis, and entertainment in Botswana.

Most trusted independent newspaper in Botswana because of its commitment to its readers and advertisers. Mmegi has won a number of awards, the latest being “ The best designed newspaper of the year award” . Our staff writers have also won many awards for various categories cutting across investigative journalism, education, lifestyle, entertainment and sport.

The Mmegi has an impressive record of having consistently shown growth in both circulation and advertising volumes over the years.



To educate, inform and entertain the readers in order to enable them to make informed decisions and choices on various social, political, economic issues. To lead in breaking news and stimulating public debates on issues of national interest.



To be leading multimedia organization producing quality news products.



Responsiveness  - to recognize and respond

to achievements and opportunities

Integrity - to do the right thing, consistently and fairly

Collaboration - to work well with others

Compassion- to show concern for those in our operating environment

Excellence -to grow beyond performance expectations


Editorial Policy

Accurate Non- Biased, Concise. Non – Opinionated Editorial Content In Keeping With Our Motto “ News We Need To Know” All These In The Simplest Precise Language. Separate Fact From Opinion And Support Arguments With Facts And Confirm Those Facts Before They Are Used.


Daily readership according to age

Mmegi shows a high target market in the age range of 18 – 45 years. The highest market share lies in the 26 – 35 years.


Dikgang Publishing Company (DPC)

DPC is the publisher of Mmegi and The Monitor. It is a private company.

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