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Khama to auction livestock

Public express mixed feelings over re-sale of gifts Former President, Ian Khama received an unprecedented number of gifts when he left the presidency at the...

Gaborone City Mayor dismisses rape accusations

The Mayor of Gaborone, Kagiso Thutlwe has come out guns blazing to dismiss recent allegations of rape leveled against him as false. In a statement...

Kalakamati murder suspect evades arrest

#DESCRIBED AS EXTREMELY DANGEROUS Five months ago, as the first rays of the morning sun breathed new life into another summer’s day in Kalakamati, 35-year-old...

Aggrieved teachers threaten to down tools

Some aggrieved teachers are threatening to disrupt the July schools ball sports games unless they are paid their allowances for the past Confederation of...

Toyota to support the ‘Road To Dakar’ at 2018 Desert Race

Toyota SA Motors will again be supporting the Road to Dakar initiative at this year’s Toyota Kalahari Botswana 1,000 Desert Race. This race-within-a-race was previously...

BERA stars at northern trade fair

The new kid on the block, Botswana Energy Regulatory Authority (BERA) scooped position two in the Parastatal Division at the just ended Business Botswana...

IDM leaves a mark at BBNTF

As one of the few educational institutions exhibiting at the annual Business Botswana Northern Trade Fair, Institute of Development Management (IDM) made sure to...

‘Mining can still shape Botswana’s future!’ – Marcus Ter Haar

‘Is tourism Botswana’s hope amidst dwindling mining fortunes?’ This was the official theme for Business Botswana’s 24th annual Northern Trade Fair held at the organisation’s...

Lerala mine bought for P80 million

The Lerala diamond mine, in the Palapye region of Botswana, on Wednesday sold for more than $8-million in an online auction. The winning bidder, which...

Plastic carrier bags ban to be effected in November

The use of plastic carrier bags and plastic flat bags will no longer be allowed in Botswana as the Plastic Carrier Bags and Plastic...

Dead baby found dumped on a toilet seat

Letlhakane police are on the lookout for the mother of a day-old baby girl who was found dumped yesterday morning at Letlhakane primary hospital. Superintendent...

Music galore awaits Lobatse International Beef Festival

The 6th annual Lobatse International Beef Festival (LIBF), slated for the Lobatse Town Park on the 30th of June 2018, has revealed popular South...

#rightmyname: Your name is not a mistake

Heela Lerato! Le wena Tshepo. Are you tired of seeing red when typing your name? We know your name is not a mistake, so...

Nhabe region new boss promises instant results

Nhabe Regional Football Association held their elective Annual General Assembly this past weekend where Norman Sebele was elected the association's new Chairman. Sebele garnered 14...

Thousands of Youth Gather to Walk for a Peaceful Africa

On 26th May as part of Africa Day, thousands of youth and civil society gathered at the Albert Luthuli plaza in Cape Town to...

Youth and Mayor in Zimbabwe Take Part in Campaign to Promote...

On May 25th, hundreds of youth and representatives of civil society gathered in Harare, Zimbabwe to raise awareness for the need to achieve a...

Namibian youth take part in global campaign to spread peace

On May 25th, hundreds of youth and representatives of civil society gathered in Windhoek, Namibia to raise awareness for the need to achieve a...

Tati river lodge’s soul Sundays

Revelers to welcome the icey June in grand style at TRL The monthly Tati River Lodge Soul Sundays session is back this weekend courtesy of...

Dive in: a practical guide on going deeper into the bible

Ashley Thaba to launch her Bible study guide book this weekend The Bible is a book you can’t ignore. To some it provides inspiration and...

Shareholders Approve Name Change to Absa Group Limited

Barclays Africa Group Ltd shareholders today approved that the group changes its name to Absa Group Limited in July, setting in motion the start...

Universities Planning to Execute Sustainable Peace Education

Professors and educators of 5 Indonesian universities visited South Korea to participate in ‘Peace Educators Workshop’ on the theme of ‘Spread love and peace...

Pan-European Peace Forum Advocates Support for Peace in Korea

European experts and South Korean peace activists have voiced their support for peaceful reunification of the Korean Peninsula at the 'Pan-European Peace Forum' held...

MultiChoice Botswana Kicks-Off The World Cup

MultiChoice Botswana ushered in the 2018 FIFA World CupTM with a high-energy knock-out tournament over the weekend. The soccer tournament saw different media houses and...

“I was promised a free ride!”

#Segokgo threatens to withdraw from elections #BMD deny special treatment deal. Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD)’s Councillor for Sefhoke ward, Phenyo Segokgo has vowed not to...

Lobatse Beef Festival slated for June 30th

The 6th Annual Lobatse International Beef Festival (LIBF) will be held at the Lobatse Town Park on the 30th of June 2018. Founded in March...

Armstrongs attorneys get Diamond Arrow PMR award

Local law firm Armstrongs Attorneys, Notaries and Conveyancers has been awarded the Diamond Arrow PMR award, a continental accolade of recognition. Professional Management Review (PMR)...

Wilderness Safaris Rebuilds Little Makalolo Camp

Wilderness Safaris’ Little Makalolo Camp, situated in a private concession in the heart of one of the best game-viewing areas in Zimbabwe’s Hwange National...

Optimistic despite negatives

Living in Zimbabwe should be added on your CV, it’s a skill! A colleague from Botswana sent me this joke, which has been circulating on...

Botho University gives back to Francistown

As part of their on-going commitment to give back to the community, Botho University made various donations to two disadvantaged families in Francistown’s Block...

Blessing turned to a curse

The blessing that I had longed for had finally arrived. I got the position that I had always dreamed of, I became a Director in...

Hamptons gets underway

Fans of Jazz and oldies music are in for a treat this weekend(Saturday April 28th), as the Hamptons Jazz Festival Gaborone takes centre stage...

Tawana vs Tawana land board

Chief lodges fraud case with the police Member of Parliament for Maun West, Kgosi Tawana Moremi has lodged a fraud case with the police against...

Modelling guru benchmarks in SA

The Owner and Director of local modeling agency, X Models Agency, Latty Motlhalamme is currently in Johannesburg, South Africa to learn about how to...

Public accounts committee is a joke

At the end of the day we all have to agree that the on-going enquiry by the Public Accounts Committee has been helpful in...

BQA loses in court

An employee of Masunga District Council, Rapula Tshwenyego breathed a sigh of relief as Francistown High Court Judge, Lot Moroka declared his Diploma valid...

Ready Player One

2018 ‧ Thriller film/Fantasy ‧ 2h 19m From film-maker Steven Spielberg comes the science fiction action adventure “Ready Player One,” based on Ernest Cline’s bestseller...

Cooperation to Leave “Peace as a Legacy for the Future Generations”

A War Silenced by the Globe On October 13, 2015, six-year-old Fareed Shawky in Taiz, Yemen, and his friends were playing with a ball in...

Tshekedi’s legacy rears its ugly head in Tutume

..as Magapatona ward residents demand to be recognised as a village Residents of Magapatona Ward in Tutume village, Edmont Bagaketse Moabi and 340 others have...

Castle Lite unlocks Frank Casino & DJ Speedsta in Gaborone!

For the first time ever, Castle Lite Unlocks is headed to Botswana! The brand synonymous with sub-zero temperatures is bringing the most extra cold...

Suspected human traffickers back in court

Francistown High Court Judge, Bashi Moesi has ruled that three alleged human traffickers from Malawi have a case to answer in all the five...