Mpayang tells his story through photography
Twenty-three-year-old Tsaone Mpayang is a photographer and travel mana...
Young Prince credits Boity Thulo for growth
Sadi Dikgaka songmaker, Thebe Rabogatsu also known as Young Prince in ...
Folklore poetry legends inspire ‘Poo E Padile’
It is rare to find young people showing interest in traditional poetry...
MTF Academy 2022 Class opens
Now approaching its third year, the MultiChoice Talent Factory (MTF) A...
Nigeria's Twitter ban: Donald Trump hails Buhari
Wednesday, June 09, 2021
Former US president Donald Trump has praised Nigeria's government for banning Twitter after it deleted President Muhammadu Buhari's post for breaching its rules.
Bill and Melinda Gates divorce after 27 years of marriage
Tuesday, May 04, 2021
Bill and Melinda Gates have announced their divorce after 27 years of marriage, saying "we no longer believe we can grow together as a couple".
Tanzania's President John Magufuli dies at 61
Wednesday, March 17, 2021
Tanzania's President John Magufuli has died aged 61, the country's vice-president has announced.
Former French president Sarkozy sentenced to jail for corruption
Tuesday, March 02, 2021
French ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy has been sentenced to three years in jail, two of them suspended, for corruption.
Trump rules out new political party in speech to conservatives
Monday, March 01, 2021
Donald Trump says he has no plans to launch a new political party, telling a conservative conference in Florida that it would split the Republican vote.
US has no right to 'lecture' Uganda over elections
Thursday, February 25, 2021
The US should to "fix its own elections" rather than give "lectures" to Uganda about its elections, Ugandan government spokesman Ofwono Opondo has been quoted by the stat...
World's first doses of Covax vaccines delivered in Ghana
Wednesday, February 24, 2021
Ghana has become the first country to receive coronavirus vaccines through the Covax vaccine-sharing initiative.
Tiger Woods in surgery after car crash
Tuesday, February 23, 2021
Tiger Woods is in surgery after suffering "multiple leg injuries" in a car crash in Los Angeles, California.
Rebels deny killing Italian diplomat in DR Congo
Tuesday, February 23, 2021
A Hutu rebel group, known as the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR), has denied any role in Monday's killing of Italy's ambassador to the Democratic Re...
Kim Kardashian files to divorce Kanye West
Friday, February 19, 2021
Kim Kardashian has filed for divorce from rapper Kanye West, according to reports in US media.
Trump attacks Mitch McConnell
Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Former President Donald Trump has launched a scathing personal attack on fellow Republican Mitch McConnell.
Coronavirus: SA president announces 21-day lockdown
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced in a live televised address that there will be a nationwide lockdown from midnight on Thursday in order to control ...
First confirmed coronavirus case in South Africa
Thursday, March 05, 2020
South Africa has detected its first case of the coronavirus, a 38-year-old man who visited Italy with his wife.
A second Coronavirus case confirmed in Africa
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
ALGERIA: The Ministry of Health, Population and Hospital Reform of Algeria has reported the country’s first case of Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Malawi: President calls cancelled election win 'death of democracy'
Thursday, February 06, 2020
The Malawian President Peter Mutharika has accused the country's Constitutional Court of attacking democracy.
USA: Trump acquitted by Senate in impeachment trial
Thursday, February 06, 2020
President Donald Trump has been cleared in his impeachment trial, ending a congressional bid to remove him from office that bitterly divided the US.
Boeing 737 Max: Worker said plane 'designed by clowns'
Friday, January 10, 2020
The release of a batch of internal messages has raised more questions about the safety of Boeing's 737 Max.
Royal Family 'hurt' as Prince Harry and Meghan begin 'next chapter'
Thursday, January 09, 2020
The Royal Family are said to be "hurt" at the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's announcement they will step back as senior royals.
Huge crowds pack Tehran for commander's funeral
Monday, January 06, 2020
Huge crowds packed the streets of the Iranian capital Tehran for the funeral of the slain Iranian military commander Qasem Soleimani.
US President Trump impeached - so what happens next?
Thursday, December 19, 2019
Donald Trump has become the third US president in history to be impeached by the House of Representatives, setting up a trial in the Senate that will decide whether he re...
Humans originate from Botswana - Scientists
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Scientists have pinpointed the homeland of all humans alive today to a region south of the Zambesi River.
Uganda: Bobi Wine defies ban on 'red beret'
Thursday, October 03, 2019
Ugandan pop star and presidential aspirant Bobi Wine has tweeted a video showing him denouncing the government's ban of his trademark red beret for people who are not in ...
Prince Harry says Botswana helped him deal with mum's death
Thursday, September 26, 2019
The Duke of Sussex is in the country on the fourth day of his family's tour of the continent.
Google wins landmark right to be forgotten case
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Europe's top court has ruled that Google does not have to apply the right to be forgotten globally.
Mugabe to be buried at National Heroes Acre
Friday, September 13, 2019
Zimbabwe's former President Robert Mugabe will be buried in the National Heroes Acre monument in Harare, his family says, following a row with the government over his fin...
National team athletes, coach test positive
While other members of the athletics national team were rece...
Olympics team gets Pfizer jab
After a long wait of more than two hours at Maru-a-Pula hall...
Sport to return, Olympics-bound athletes to get vaccine
After being off the pitch for more than a year, regulated sp...
High Cost Of COVID-19 Hospitalisation
While privileged Batswana can afford medical aid, it is only...
Rising COVID-19 Cases in SA Threaten Imports
The Botswana Unified Revenue Service (BURS) over the weekend...
BFTU raises COVID-19 vaccine concerns
The Botswana Federation of Trade Unions (BFTU) has lamented ...
COVID-19 audits add to Auditor General’s headaches
The need to audit COVID-19 emergency procurement as it happe...
Moderna confirms supply deal with Botswana
US vaccine producer, Moderna, has confirmed a bilateral deal...
Bowling president succumbs to COVID-19
Botswana Bowling Association (BBA) president, John Gaborutwe...
Of Scribes and Side Hustles
The media industry, as with many other sectors of the econom...
Youth should not poke nose in Masisi/Khama fights
It is not a secret that the fallout between President Mokgweetsi Masisi and his predecessor, Ian Khama, has poisoned and divided the political landscape. Howeve...
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