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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...

Festive spirit alive in the Ghetto

The festive spirit of giving is well and truly alive in the second city - if the actions of three remarkable young women are...

Clap your hands 6th edition reloaded!

Mthokozisi Khathi who is affectionately known as ‘Dj Tira’ to his massive following will go head to head with the self proclaimed Drum Boss...

Drago threatens to leave Sankoyo

Newly appointed Sankoyo Bush Bucks Head Coach, Dragojlo Stanojlovic, is contemplating leave the financially troubled Maun based club. Just months after signing a one year...

Francistown plagued by teen pregnancies

With Francistown’s teen pregnancy rate currently at a staggering 9.2 per cent, the city’s District Health Management Team appear to be a million miles...

Politicians mourn fallen comrade

Condolence messages are slowly pouring for the departed Member of Parliament (MP) for Tlokweng, Same Bathobakae. For his heart felt message, Botswana Movement for Democracy...

Protest too late for Zimbabwe bonds roll out

Zimbabweans protested yesterday against the issue of Zimbabwe's bond note as legal tender in Harare yesterday. However, as one resident puts it:  "It's just too...

Norilsk Nickel launches legal action against BCL

Norilsk Nickel Mauritius and Norilsk Nickel Africa Pty Ltd have filed legal claims against BCL both in Botswana and in the London Court of...

Ba Isago sells 50% stake to Curro Holdings

Ba Isago University this week announced a strategic equity partnership with South African company Curro Holdings (Pty) Ltd. The 50% acquisition by Curro Holdings, according...

Phikwe revitalisation strategy fast tracked

Government to move quickly to save the ailing town The looming liquidation of BCL mine has prompted government through the Ministry of Investment Trade and...

St Louis Festival Promises to be Bigger, Bolder and Fresher

St Louis, the sessionable lager that has since 1989 offered longer lasting refreshment in the hot Botswana climate, has recently announced that the fourth...

UB launches biofuel research vehicle

The University of Botswana, in conjunction with JICA (Japan International Corporation Agency) and a myriad of other organisations such as the Ministry of Minerals,...

Businesswomen urged to join hands

Small and medium businesses led by women have been urged to join hands and work together if they want to penetrate and satisfy the...

Batswana medical graduates celebrate

Medical Doctors, Doctors of Veterinary Medicine and Public Health Graduates Celebrated at Gaborone Ceremony Thirty-five Batswana graduates from St George’s University, the centre of international...

Drugs blamed for student indiscipline

As the saying goes, it takes a village to raise a child. This week Kgosi Puso Gaborone reiterated the same sentiments during a three-day...

Court convicts soldier for raping 12-year-old step daughter

A Botswana Defence Force (BDF) soldier who raped his Standard 7 step-daughter after offering her P3, will know in two weeks if he will...