Friday, March 24, 2017

Latest News

BDP Women’s Wing Committee retained

The Botswana Democracy Party Women’s Wing over the weekend retained its old National Committee at their Maun Congress. About 524 delegates from all the 57...

Murder she wrote

  Letter claims missing woman was a member of a cult The frantic search for Caroline Roberts-Otto, the woman who went missing in Gaborone last week...

Parliament approves DIS’s P15.5m supplementary budget

Parliament last week passed the Financial Paper No.3 of 2016/17 which includes an additional payment of P15.5 million to the Directorate of Intelligence and...

Cover page Stories

Murder she wrote

  Letter claims missing woman was a member of a cult The frantic search for Caroline Roberts-Otto, the woman who went missing in Gaborone last week...
Nkate for President?

Nkate for President?

Fake mourner exposed

Fake mourner exposed

Cops crush Botho strike

Cops crush Botho strike

Weather

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Business News

BAC hosts South Sudan Education Minister

  South Sudan Minister of Higher Education Science and Technology, Justice Yien Oral Lam Tut visited Botswana Accountancy College (BAC) on March 8th this week...

Storm destroys farms

  Horticultural farmers in the peripheries of Francistown are counting their losses after the devastating impact of the depressed tropical cyclone Dineo. Officials from the ministry...

Govt entices foreign investors

  Government, through the Ministry of Nationality, Immigration and Gender Affairs, seeks to address issues of foreign investors work and residents by tabling an Immigration...

Sports News

Rolling away with the league

Gunners aim to halt rampant rollers Extension Gunners will become the latest team to try and stop run-away league leaders Township Rollers when the two...

Nare parts ways with Gunners

Extension Gunners will on Saturday face Township Rollers in a BTC Premiership fixture minus Head Coach Daniel ‘Chico’ Nare after he tendered his resignation...

Orapa courts high flying rollers

Ostriches look to exploit Rollers aging defence   With Mochudi Centre Chiefs still nursing self inflicted wounds, perennial achievers Township Rollers have found a new sparring...

Court Stories

Dead boy’s mum demands retribution

Little Ditiro Jerry’s brave battle for life ended early last Wednesday morning The 12-year-old had been kept alive by a breathing machine for the last...

Alleged impostor arrested for conning farmers of their cattle

A suspected conman who allegedly posed as a Ngamiland Abattoir Agent and swindled Xhana farmers of their cattle, was this week dragged before a...

Seven more strokes for prison escapee

Just a week after Magistrate Ishmael Molobe ordered that recaptured prisoner, Gaomodimo Molosiwa, be lashed seven times on his bare buttocks for disobeying court...

Columns

Celeb edition with Matlhare Matlhare

The Morning Show presenter and Marketing and Public Relations Consultant Director,Matlhare Matlhare popularly known to his fans and followers as Msquared and "Set top...

Looking Ahead

Golf is an extremely popular pastime but,so far, I have managed to resist its charms. I’m worried that may be about to change. Not that I...

Growth Opportunities

My mother died last week. She broke her hip in January so she had been in pain for a month but her death was not...
Of old men and stamina

Of old men and stamina

Corrupt cops

Corrupt cops

Seeing Exceptions

Seeing Exceptions

Room for Doubt

Room for Doubt

Accidental Meditation

Accidental Meditation

Selling by hook or crook

Selling by hook or crook

Big Weekend

Ringo to headline GaMaila Easter Jazz Festival

Award Winning South African music veteran, Ringo Madlingozi will this Easter Holidays grace the Gamaila Easter Jazz festival in Kanye. Ringo, as the artist is...

Kast arriving tomorrow

  Kast’s 1000km walk is expect to come to a resounding successful end tomorrow (Saturday) at Riverwalk mall in Gaborone. In an interview with Big Weekend,...

Micah releases Bapalennna hit

  Having worked with a number of artists such as Suggie Fisher, Matthews Matsetse,Moroka Moreki the poet and also going to the final auditions of...
F/town jazz fest VIP packages

F/town jazz fest VIP packages

Alfredo Mos returns

Alfredo Mos returns

Lizibo launches Malebeswa

Lizibo launches Malebeswa

Big Interview

The best of British

Leaving your home country to start a new life in a faraway, relatively unknown land is not an easy thing to do. However, having spent...

Passion for youth

Young volunteer wins American award Kagiso David Morebodi recently won The United States of America President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) Youth of The...

Confessions of a celebrity weatherman.

Botswana Television weatherman, Radithupa Mesho Radithupa is one hell of a nice guy! Following the torrential downpours that came with Cyclone Dineo last week, Radithupa...
My political journey

My political journey

The whistle man

The whistle man

For the love of film

For the love of film

Hotelier par excellence

Hotelier par excellence

MUSICIAN: Kast

Kast to walk the talk

In the driver’s seat

In the driver’s seat

Voice on Fashion

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

Trend you will soon be wearing! Remember minimalism? The act of wearing less, defined clothing and clean lines? Well, according to the fashion report and our fashion...

Chillin Out

Whatever happened to the #Drugsmustfall campaign

Bissau Gaobakwe's #DrugsMustFall campaign no doubt took social media by storm. Minister Tshekedi Khama's alleged controversial involvement until his wife distanced him from it also...

Slow down Mr Ps

  Word on the streets is that there is a certain 'speedy' Deputy Permanent Secretary whose daughter has enrolled with an accounting institution in Francistown. Apparently...

Mfa’s comeback

Word doing rounds is that former Assistant Minister of Labour and Home Affairs, and ex-Member of Parliament for Nata/Gweta is apparently planning a comeback. Oliphant...
Arafat says I do

Arafat says I do

Snoop's ISIS threat

Snoop’s ISIS threat

Sit your a** down

Sit your a** down

Featured Stories

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...

An unlikely contender BDP

Maverick throws spanner in the works at Kgatleng West It looks like there will be fireworks in Kgatleng West Constituency at the 2019 general elections...

From humble beginnings to greatness

A young Zezuru woman making waves in the corporate world   Don’t be fooled by her small frame and demeanor, 32-year-old Mosa Dube is a fireball. Her...