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Boyfriend killer pleads self defence

She stabbed her boyfriend to death in a fight over P50 in 2013. And now 51 -year -old Kedibonye Mpule’s future hangs in the balance...

Major Moves Comedy brings two nights of laughter

The 5th Annual edition of the International Heavyweight Comedy Festival (HICOFEST) will see local comedians sharing the stage with, Fredi Lilius from Finland. Held on...

Botho shines at Lesotho CHE fair 2017

Having opened just a year ago in Maseru, Lesotho, Botho University made a good impression at the annual Lesotho CHE Fair. The University was announced...

Boyfriend killer pleads self-defence

She stabbed her live –in- lover to death in a fight over P50 in 2013. And now 51 -year -old Kedibonye Mpule’s future hangs in...

Paternity fraud exposed

"I am not the Father. I want the money I paid for 10 months in maintenance back" It is a common Setswana saying that only...

Peace in the world for future generations – HWPL in South...

Peace Forum for the 1st Annual Commemoration of the Declaration of Peace and Cessation of War (DPCW) Faced with the reality of uncertainty in global cooperation...

MoH press release – Malaria outbreak awareness in Botswana

The public is notified that the country is experiencing a high level of Malaria transmission following the recent heavy rains. There has been an increase in...

Poetry meets fashion

3RD Annual Fashion Without Borders slated for next month In partnership with The Voice Newspaper, Gaborone will next month play host to the 3rd Annual...

Youth movements for building peace in South Africa

IPYG and AU youth movements discussed Sustainable Development Goals and roles on achieving peace under the title ‘A Piece by Peace: A Sustainable Peace Dialogue’ ‘A Piece by Peace: A...

Medical mishap left me with leaking bladder

*Botched operation plunges woman's life into shambles The pouring rain outside of her rented room is reminiscent of Basupi Leoto’s daily struggles. Her endless problems began...

Ten pilots resign

General Manager confirms mass resignation of Air Botswana pilots Air Botswana, the national airline, is flying into turbulence with ten of its pilots confirmed to...

Will Mokaila Manage the Air Botswana crisis

Kitso Mokaila is no stranger to crisis and being thrown into the deep end. Before he recovered from the pressures and challenges of the lack...

More goodwill for Kast

Rapper, Tshepiso Molapisi, fondly known as Kast, embarked on what was, initially, a laughable idea of walking 1000km from Maun to the capital city...

Banking on conservation

Banks urged to finance environmentally sustainable projects Financial institutions in Botswana have been called upon to be on the forefront of conserving the environment by...

Securing the security industry

According to Maslow’s hierarchy of needs, security and safety is high priority in any person’s life, of course after satisfying basics needs such as...

Liberty Life partners with Orange

Liberty Life Botswana and Orange Botswana on Valentine’s day entered into a strategic partnership that will see the insurance company’s clients paying their policies...

Hunter’s heat seekers gives away Polo GTI

Following Distell’s massive Hunter’s Heat Seeker’s party on September 10th of last year that saw them give away nearly 2000 tickets and threatened to...

Drunken driver on rampage

Children ran helter-skelter and adults ducked for safety when a drunk driver lost control of his car and rammed into a house, injuring a...

Limkokwing University attends prestigious London Fashion Week

The fashion world will later today meet in London for the bi-annual reveal of some of the world’s biggest designers’ latest collections at London...

MP Davids bashes BDP

Kgatleng East Member of Parliament (MP) Isaac Davids, today had no kind words for the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) as he accused them...

Religions’ Role on Achieving Peace Discussed in New Zealand

Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light (HWPL) New Zealand branch hosted the 15thWorld Alliance of Religions’ Peace (WARP) Office meeting on the 23rd...

Molae in sex scandal claim

Minister dragged into sexual favours saga A former Cresta Group of hotels manager who was fired for abuse of office equipment has threatened to sue...

Gunners back to winning ways

Extension Gunners moved up to fifth in the league, keeping their title hopes alive with a hard-fought 1-0 win against Nico United in Selebi-Phikwe...

BURS Introduces New CMS

Botswana Unified Revenue Services(BURS) has introduced a new customs management system, effective beginning of January this year. This follows the leap from P94.2 billion in...

Lucky escape for human traffickers

Trio charged P10 000 and seven lashes Three Zimbabweans, Sudden Sibanda, Mhlangabedzwa Nhliziyo and Mthokozisi Ndlovu convicted of human trafficking were lucky to miss jail...

BPC CEO explains restructuring, Morupule B sale and job losses

Botswana Power Corporation (BPC) is currently undergoing a restructuring exercise to transform the cash strapped power Production company into a leading power distributor, BPC...

2016 Global Democracy Index

BOTSWANA RANKED 27 OUT OF THE 167 COUNTRIES The Economist Intelligence Unit has released its 2015 Global Democracy Index (GDI) of 167 countries. In its...

Vee gets Metro Fm nomination

Vee Mampeezy’s dream of conquering Africa may very well come true at this year’s 16th annual Metro FM awards after he was nominated for...

Teenage girl suspected of decapitating young boy

A teenage girl is the main suspect in the sadistic killing of a three-year-old boy, whose head was chopped off with an axe in...

Brand Botswana welcomes back Vincent Crosbie

Brand Botswana today welcomed back Dakar Rally racer Vincent Crosbie. Giving an impressive showing at his maiden rally, Crosbie became the first Motswana to participate...

BIH empowers innovators

Batswana innovators may not have won any prizes at the last Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) awards, but as more young people continue to...

FNB Rewards YAMAs Winners

FNB Botswana continues to prove its dedication to nurturing local talent through its sponsorship of the Yarona FM Music Awards (YAMAs). The awards, which were...

Keep Right; Stay on the Right Side of the Law

The law is a complex topic to deal with but can also be very interesting, and indeed exciting, when you understand it. I would like...

Car theft suspect found dead

Police in Selebi Phikwe are questioning two men over the disappearance of Paulos Tekere, whose remains were discovered yesterday in Mmadinare. Tekere was a suspect...

BDF Commander dodges jail

Botswana Defence Force (BDF) Commander, Lieutenant General Placid Segokgo, escaped jail by a whisker this evening after the Court Of Appeal (CoA) suspended an...

BQA restarts services

The Botswana Qualifications Authority BQA), will from the 4th January 2017 receive applications for registration and accreditation of Education and Training Providers (ETPs) in...

Department of Mines halts sand mining

The department of Mines has stopped issuing sand mining licences in the Southern region, because rivers in the area have degraded and availability of...

Businesses urged to create employment

As the curtain falls to a close on the year 2016, Francistown Mayor has called on the second city’s residents to take time to...

Mother and son arrested for murder

Teen killed over beans In a horrific incident that set tongues wagging in Thamaga recently, a 60-year-old woman and her 39-year-old first born son allegedly...

Blank Tape Levy stands at over P33 million

The blank tape levy charged on all imported and locally manufactured technical devices has accumulated more than P33 million this year. All proceeds generated from...