Rollers move to the top

Township Rollers midfielder, Phenyo Serameng (in blue) battling for the ball with Nico United player PIC: PHATSIMO KAPENG
Township Rollers midfielder, Phenyo Serameng (in blue) battling for the ball with Nico United player PIC: PHATSIMO KAPENG

Township Rollers moved to the summit of the Botswana Premier League (BPL) table yesterday ahead of the much-anticipated derby against defending champions, Gaborone United (GU) next weekend.

Popa defeated visiting Nico United 3-0 at the National Stadium with goals from Mosha Gaolaolwe, Motsholetsi Sikele and Terdius Uiseb.

The home side dominated proceedings from the first whistle until the 17th minute when Gaolaolwe broke the deadlock. The Zebras defender headed home from a rebound after a scramble in the box.

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Are police trigger-happy?

Unfortunately, that day turned sour for those who were shopping at Sefalana Cash and Carry in Gaborone West Industrial.The exchange of fire that ensued between members of the Botswana Police Service (BPS) and robbers who had allegedly robbed a G4S cash-in-transit vehicle left two civilians dead, three robbers struck down, and an undisclosed number of citizens wounded.One deceased civilian is reportedly an employee of the Citizen Entrepreneurial...

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