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Jwaneng mine accident kills worker

A tragic mechanical accident at Jwaneng diamond mine has killed an operative. Debswana confirmed this through a press statement released this morning.

Deputy Sheriff attaching BTC Cars. PIC LARONA MAKHAIZA

Sheriffs attach 19 BTC vehicles

Business came to a standstill this morning at the Botswana Telecommunications Corporations (BTC) offices after sheriffs impounded 19 of the corporation's vehicles.

Morupisi’s fate to be decided tomorrow

Morupisi's fate to be decided tomorrow

The Court of Appeal (CoA) will tomorrow deliver a ruling on whether former Permanent Secretary to the President (PSP) Carter Morupisi can withdraw his appeal.

Gov't apologises for unruly Marina midwife : PIC MORERI SEJAKGOMO

Gov't apologises for unruly Marina midwife

In response to a deeply moving and distressing social media video where a young mother shared her traumatic experience when giving birth at Princess Marina Referral Hospital, government has issued an apology.

A 30-year-old soldier based at Glen Valley was arrested by Letlhakane police for allegedly attempting to murder and rape his girlfriend.

Soldier jailed for attempted murder, rape

FRANCISTOWN: A 30-year-old soldier based at Glen Valley was arrested by Letlhakane police for allegedly attempting to murder and rape his girlfriend.

Botswana Congress Party Youth League (BCPYL) vice president, June June, has said they are going to establish a national youth assembly (NYA) once voted into power.  PIC FACEBOOK

BCP to introduce youth national assembly

FRANCISTOWN: Botswana Congress Party Youth League (BCPYL) vice president, June June, has said they are going to establish a national youth assembly (NYA) once voted into power.

A man who owed his victim P50 has been convicted of murder. Justice Taboka Slave found Keineetse Thapelo guilty of murdering Nchi Esang on September 18, 2015, in Tonatsie Farm in the Central Administrative District of Botswana.

Borrower who murdered lender for P50 found guilty

FRANCISTOWN: A man who owed his victim P50 has been convicted of murder. Justice Taboka Slave found Keineetse Thapelo guilty of murdering Nchi Esang on September 18, 2015, in Tonatsie Farm in the Central Administrative District of Botswana.

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Women in Politics caucus NGO, a welcome development

In the 2014 General Election, women who stood for parliamentary elections were a mere 17 out of a total of 192 aspirants, and sadly the number dropped to 11 out of 210 parliamentary aspirants in the 2019 General Election. Hopefully, registration of the Women in Politics Caucus will give women the necessary support to join politics. While things were slowly improving, women for a long time were at the receiving end as compared to their male...

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