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Gold rush at the gold coast

The blue, black and white flying high in Australia Amantle Montsho rolled back the years on Wednesday afternoon to reclaim the 400m Commonwealth crown she...

Botswana oil to localise industry

Over 300 citizen owned fuel tankers needed The rising concern over energy security has prompted Botswana Oil (BOL) to take drastic measures to secure the...

Former top cop crashes into a shop

Two employees working at a Chinese Shop in Francistown are nursing fractured legs after a car drove through the wall on Tuesday morning. A Toyota...

Police officers accused of murder

Co-accused blame Investigating Officer for Bisto's death Two robbery suspects have pointed an accusing finger at the police for the death of Boitshepho "Bisto" Kenyaditswe...

Former top cop crashes into a shop

Two employees working at a Chinese Shop in Francistown are nursing fractured legs after a former cop's car drove through the shop front on...

Farming crocs for money

Local farmers looking to tap into lucrative European market Trading in exotic skins of reptiles like crocodiles, alligators and furs of certain animals including foxes...

Murder on Good Friday

Taxi driver dies in custody Police accused of a cover-up A family in Gweta is accusing Francistown police of covering up a possible murder of...

Former cop sues police service

P5 million cop suit back in court today A former cop Kutlwano Police Station Tshepo Frank Tlhabaki (41) has filed a P5 million suit against...

The spirit of Johane Masowe descends on Shashe

Zimbabwe, South Africa, Botswana to congregate in Shashe for Easter Clad in long flowing angelic white robes, hundreds of devotees of Johane Masowe Chishanu Jerusalema...

Gweta village on its knees

Residents brace for more misery as more rain is forecasted “Water, water, everywhere, And all the boards did shrink; Water, water, everywhere, Nor any drop to drink" This 1797...

Yun Genius reigns supreme

Francistown karate club shows its dominance A Francistown karate club Yun Genius Academie showed its class once again at the just ended Botswana National Junior...

Woman dies in a freak road accident

Police in Francistown are investigating the cause of a fatal accident that claimed the life of a 34 year old woman in the early...

Villagers call for urgent aid as Gweta floods hit 1183 people 

The Village Disaster Management Committee is racing against time to help close to 300 families hard hit by the recent flooding in Gweta village. According...

Eric working on 4th studio album

Award winning local artist and Minister of the Gospel, Kabelo Eric is back in the studio putting the finishing touches on his fourth album. In...

Diamond museum opens in Orapa

P14.2 million park and museum to boost Boteti economy The late Dr Adrian Gale's dream to establish a diamond museum in Orapa became a reality...

Bigger and exciting northern trade fair on the cards

Business Botswana to up the ante in the 2018 exhibitions The 2018 Business Botswana Northern Trade Fair (BBNTF) is back again on May 23rd -24th...

Shanganani JSS girls’ hostels gutted by fire

A block of girls hostels at Shanganani Junior School in Tsamaya was gutted by fire early Monday morning, interrupting end of term examinations planned...

When fake news hurts

Tutume alleged ritual murder suspects set the record straight In the era where mainstream media is grappling with the reality of fake news, finding fact...

Zhizha’s night of healing

Ju'Hoansi San set to shake it at Kuminda Farm The annual Zhizha Cultural Festival at Kuminda Farm in Marobela is expected to culminate into a...

Rollers on the money

Popa to pocket at least P5 million in the Group stages Botswana’s leading football club Township Rollers are on the brink of achieving a first...

IIF to shape Francistown’s economy

Forum to borrow leaf from Microsoft Innovation Hub Francistown's declining economy due to mine closures has prompted young people and business leaders in the city...

Francistown councillors want increased sitting allowance

Francistown Councillors are expected to support a motion calling for the adjustment of Full Council sitting allowance. Kanana Ward Councillor Cornelius Gopolang will table the...

Makwala wins his second Gold medal in SA

With just 26 days left, local sprinter Isaac Makwala's preparation for the XXI Commonwealth Games in Australia (4th-15th April) seems to be well on...

Council adjourns as angry Councillors demand action from leadership

Francistown City's Full Council Session was adjourned this morning as angry councillors disrupted City Mayor Sylvia Muzila's address. In what was a calculated plan to...

Kumbi’s window of opportunity

Just a little over five months ago, Amos Kumbulani worked as a manager for a reputable company in Francistown. However, driven by the desire to...

Stalemate in the Ghetto

Botswana Rugby Union opening fixture for the 2018 fixture ended in a stalemate this past weekend in Francistown. The match between hosts BAC North and...

Botswana Oil to take over Francistown depot

Botswana Oil (BOL), a company wholly owned by the government is expected to take over operations of the Francistown fuel depot. This follows the take...

A soldier of fortune

From BDF to Kwasa Kwasa to Property Investor With nine albums under his belt, Jeffery Matheatau, 50, easily qualifies as a music legend in Botswana. The...

Turning bad boys into good men

The old adage 'boys will be boys' is usually loosely used and quite often an excuse to let boys get away with a lot...

Makwala eyes Bolt’s throne

'Bad Man' to use SA Grand Prix to gauge his readiness for the Gold Coast With a little over a month remaining before the start...

Blood Transfusion nurses successfully sue Attorney General

In a marathon case that dates back to 2013 nurses stationed at the National Blood Transfusion Services (NBTS) have won a lawsuit against government...

Popa to face Tanzanian side in the next round

Township Rollers will now face Tanzanian side, Young Africans Sports Club, in the next round after their 4-2 aggregate win against Al Merreikh from...

Ministry extends ploughing season as rain clouds gather

The Ministry of Agricultural Development and Food Security has extended the ploughing period for the northern part of Botswana by an extra 11 days. The...

Suspended BDP youth urged to show remorse

Botswana Democratic Party Secretary General Mpho Balopi has condemned the behaviour of some suspended former members of the Youth Executive Committee. Without mentioning any names,...

Moxydo ties the knot

Best man, A.T.I has no plans to marry Popular businessman Mompoloki 'Moxydo' Majoo, 27, has tied the knot to his girlfriend of five years Ogone...

Rollers into the fire!

What awaits Mapalastina in hostile Sudan Botswana football giants, Township Rollers' historic 3-0 victory against Sudanese Al Marrikh Soccer Club has set up a thrilling...

BMD holds talks with BPP in Francistown

Botswana People's Party (BPP) President Motlatsi Molapisi was not his usual jolly self yesterday as he emerged from a closed door meeting with Botswana...

Chobe authorities concerned over home burials

Officials of the Chobe Landboard have advised residents from the eight villages under their jurisdiction to follow laid down procedures and bury their loved...

Showdown in Phikwe

'Super' and 'Sticks' exchange 'blows' at a packed Phikwe stadium It was the face-off many people had been waiting for. An afternoon bout in the mould...

10 years later constituency league still divides opinion

At its inception in 2008, the Constituency League, which is the brainchild of outgoing President Ian Khama, was a hot potato that pitted sports...