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Eyewitnesses narrate details of MP Isaac Davids’ murder

Eyewitnesses in the murder of Mochudi East legislator, Isaac Davids, have told of how his two farm hands stabbed him to death amid bloody...

Snake strikes grandpa to death

Police in Francistown have confirmed the death of an 80-year-old man who was bitten by a snake at Shashemooke cattle post. Superintendent Edward Leposo of...

Chainsaw-wielding suspect denies wounding victim

A Zimbabwean man who allegedly tried to chop off his victim with a chainsaw two years ago has denied the charges leveled against him,...

Cover page Stories

Coffin curse

Bloody doll in coffin shocks Modipane village A bloody doll which was locked inside a toddler’s coffin and abandoned in front of a home left...
Cop's son shot dead

Cop’s son shot dead

Killed, chopped, and hanged

Killed, chopped, and hanged

Have you seen her

Have you seen her

Escaping the jaws of death

Escaping the jaws of death

Bayport Botswana

Business News

Banks unsure of Bitcoin

Despite its surging value and popularity in 2017, bitcoin trading is facing opposition from banks and payment services operators, according to Koinex, a trading...

Farmers facing disastrous ploughing season

The country’s farmers are facing the prospect of reaping little to no harvest from the 2017-2018 ploughing season. Low levels of rainfall combined with increasingly...

Improved Morupule B plant boosts power production

An improved Morupule B Power Station has spurred the production of electricity in the third quarter of 2017, Statistics Botswana (SB) has indicated. In its...
Weaving a life

Weaving a life

Adapt or die!

Adapt or die!

Sports News

Miscellaneous end Rollers’ unbeaten run

Serowe Giants, Miscellaneous FC, pulled off a surprise this afternoon bringing to an abrupt end BTC Premiership log leaders Township Rollers’ unbeaten run in...

Systems down as Galaxy shines on

Jwaneng Galaxy this afternoon defeated their host Security Systems 2-0 in a BTC Premiership match played in Lobatse. It was a promising start for Systems...

Bashingi eyes Commonwealth games glory

400m runner Gerald Bashingi of Botswana Defence Force Athletics club Lon Thursday won Botswana Athletics Association 1st Series track and field competitions held at...

Sensei Molapong passes on

The brains behind the brawn

The brains behind the brawn

The invincibles

The invincibles

Court Stories

Chainsaw-wielding suspect denies wounding victim

A Zimbabwean man who allegedly tried to chop off his victim with a chainsaw two years ago has denied the charges leveled against him,...

Mob brutalises teenage burglary suspect

A teenage boy who was caught red-handed stealing a television set in Molepolole learnt the hard way that crime does not pay when he...

Man escapes death sentence

On Tuesday morning, Tsholofelo Maselwa walked into the Gaborone Court of Appeal (CoA) a desperate man, his life hanging in the balance. He had been...

Columns

Christmas Break

Three men are killed in a car accident on Christmas Eve and find themselves at the Pearly Gates. All they have to do to get...

What a year!

As the sun sets on 2017, one thing that will forever be etched in our memories is that it is the year former President...

Quiet Pleasures

I’ve tackled some urgent work lately. That’s what I thought while I was doing it, anyway. I sorted paperwork, I replaced the timing belt in my...
Winners and Losers

Winners and Losers

Thanksgiving & Black Friday

Thanksgiving & Black Friday

Relationships and mistrust

Relationships and mistrust

Primary Needs

Primary Needs

Women’s World

Women’s World

Looking at Ourselves

Looking at Ourselves

Big Weekend

My Star 2018 looking for new presenters

The talent search show My Star has suffered major setbacks in recent years. The programme has lost popularity, with critics blaming My Star producer and...

Magwaza to perform in Tutume

Tutume residents will get an exciting late Christmas present when Zimbabwean superstar, Clement Magwaza performs at the village's Dark Inn Club on the 28th...

Monate ko Motjing

The 2nd annual Monate ko Motjing #BlameThePromoter is bringing yet another must attend show at Country Farm in Maun, next week Saturday. Headlining the event...
Naak Musiq back in Maun

Naak Musiq back in Maun

Tshepi Drops Dumelang

Tshepi drops “Dumelang”

Big Interview

A woman of many talents

Hurdles champion publishes a novel Local blogger, writer and athlete, Oarabile Babolai has recently published a novel titled The Long Road to Freedom. Babolai, 25, is...

Talking from experience

They say experience is the best teacher and Kabelo Malongwa can attest to that. Born in Francistown 35 years ago, Malongwa will never forget the...

Ghetto’s comedy king

Cracking our funny bone with tama brown There's never a dull moment when he's around. Born Batunge Ngube in Maitengwe 32 years ago, the comedian...
Okie on the move

Okie on the move

The karate kid kicking high

The karate kid kicking high

Breaking new ground

Breaking new ground

Talking hoops with Hardy

Talking hoops with Hardy

ICE 100: The cool future of radio

The cool future of radio

Voice on Fashion

Entering a new frontier

woto wows with latest designs This past weekend’s fashion show, held at the Travel Lodge in Gaborone under the theme ‘Disruptive’, was the brainchild of...

Fashion armour

There’s a different kind of comfort that comes from knowing that you are putting your best foot forward, especially if you are a warrior...

Trendy Swim wear for all body types

The festive vibe is upon us and with every weekend there comes an invite. Some have worked out to achieve summer built bodies and some...
Maximalism

Maximalism

Chillin Out

Monatyi ko Maun dissapoints

Billed as one of the highlights of the festive season, the Monatyi ko Maun music festival proved a total flop. By midnight, Shaya was amongst...

Ozi F Teddy under fire

Controversial young rapper Ozi F Teddy got more than he bargained for this festive season when fans hurled not just insults but a bottle...

Burning passion

2018 got off to an explosive start for jazz artist Nono Siile – sadly it was not for the reasons the ‘Sheleng’ hit maker...
Congrats in advance

Congrats in advance

Personality of the year

The Gorgeous Charma

The Gorgeous Charma

Must've been tough

Must’ve been tough

ATI’s unexpected undies

ATI’s unexpected undies

Sasa gets motherly love

Sasa gets motherly love

Featured Stories

The meteoric rise of Jojo

He has been labelled 'too ambitious' by fellow democrats. Nobody knows exactly where he came from, but the enigma that is Modiri Jojo Lucas...

Monageng fights on

Despite losing in the last three elections, Shima Monageng is not about to give up. Next year he will be up against his political nemesis...

BMD to spend P2m on weekend congress

We have invited AP Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) Spokesperson Rasina Rasina says the party’s weekend elective congress is set to go on in Lobatse...
Making money

Making money

Making money

Queen of talk radio

Queen of talk radio

Analyst gives SONA C grade

Analyst gives SONA C grade

UDC hype dead- Kgang

UDC hype dead- Kgang