Sobering start to league season

Slow start: Premier League season enters week four but action is still to heat up PIC: KENNEDY RAMOKONE
Slow start: Premier League season enters week four but action is still to heat up PIC: KENNEDY RAMOKONE

It was a very sobering moment for the fans to learn that the Botswana Premier League will kick off without a title sponsor for a third consecutive season.

Just as the whistle was about to blow for the kick-off of the 2022-2023 season, the local fans’ mood was lifted following the announcement that alcohol would be sold on match days.

The thirst is not yet quenched after the first three rounds of league games. The match venues remain white elephants as the teams do battle in the field under almost empty stands.

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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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