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Accused persons robbed Choppies Supermarket of money amounting to P181,180. 35 using a pistol and knife

DIS agent, co-accused plead for withdrawal

FRANCISTOWN: A Directorate of Intelligence and Security (DIS) agent and five other men implicated in the robbery of Choppies Supermarket at Ngilichi House pleaded with the court on Tuesday to withdraw their charges with liberty to reinstate them.

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Rwandan ex-army officer gunned down in Mozambique

A prominent member of the Rwandan refugee community in Mozambique, who had told police there was a plot to kill him, has been shot dead.


Pressure mounts on Masisi

President Mokgweetsi Masisi ascended to the presidency amidst fanfare in the country. The nation was in unison that he was the ‘chosen one’ to lead it to the ‘promised land’. However, as cracks start to emerge in his presidency two years on, Mmegi Correspondent GOITSEMODIMO KAELO wonders whether the President is feeling the heat

Bushiri and wife Mary

Bushiri Implicated In 'Prepostreous' Urgent Application

FRANCISTOWN: While self-proclaimed prophet Shepherd Bushiri and his wife, Mary are in a fierce battle with South African authorities over fraud and money laundering allegations, Shepherd’s name resurfaced in Botswana albeit under suspicious circumstances.


Tenderpreneur pleads guilty to illegal ivory possession

FRANCISTOWN: A tenderpreneur has pleaded with the court to be lenient when sentencing him after pleading guilty to illegal possession of an elephant tusk.


Garekwe’s deserving appointment

In January of 1982 I arrived at Moeng College to start my secondary school education.I went together with Justice Michael Leburu, Dingaan Moatswi, Otswakae Mosheti, Professor...

Incestuous father claims stress, requests counselling

Incestuous father claims stress, requests counselling

FRANCISTOWN: A disgraced incestuous father is starting to feel the pangs of having sexual intercourse with his own daughter.


LSB to charge Mokgethi

The Minister of Nationality, Immigration and Gender Affairs, also Member of Parliament for Gaborone Bonnington North, Annah Mokgethi is set for a disciplinary hearing before the Law Society of Botswana (LSB) following the recent Court of Appeal (CoA) judgment that she should account for the late Abdul Joseph's estate.


Seretse resurfaces as UB Chancellor

The former National Coordinator of the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) 2019 election campaign, Ambassador Tebelelo Mazile Seretse has been appointed as the Chancellor of the University of Botswana ((UB).

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