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HATAB sets focus on employment creation

The annual Hospitality and Tourism Association of Botswana (HATAB) conference will this year focus on how the tourism industry can contribute to...
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'Stop it!' - Balopi warns new Jerusalem allies

‘Stop it!’ – Balopi warns new Jerusalem allies

SG accuses external forces of threatening Botswana's peace Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) Secretary General (SG) Mpho Balopi has warned...
Primary school sex abuse scandal

Primary school sex abuse scandal

Boys, 8, regularly rape girls aged 5-6 North West District Education office, in Maun, is investigating Nxaraga primary school...
Khama's trip lands three DIS agents in hot soup

Khama’s trip lands three DIS agents in hot soup

• DIS boss confirms desciplinary action Three Directorate of Intelligence and Security Service (DIS) Officers who...
Shot in the eye

Shot in the eye

• Young man survives gunshot > We shot at him because he had a knife- Police
“My penis ruined her marriage"

“My penis ruined her marriage”

Taximan admits to wrecking nurse and teacher's home A taxi driver who ‘poked’ a nurse, wrecking her marriage to...






Business News

Makgato blames Air Botswana inefficiencies on lack of planning

Minister of Transport and Communications, Dorcas Makgato, has blamed lack of prior planning in the acquisition of new aircraft by Air Botswana,...

Increase in food prices concerns consumers

A recent rise in food prices across many retail supermarkets has left consumers with a bitter taste. Although economists...

Exploring indigenous food (me & my business)

Local woman packages phane for the international makert True Afribites is a local innovative food processing company that aims...

Big Interview

Football development maestro

Serame Letsoaka was appointed Botswana Football Association Technical Director (TD) last year. The 55-year-old Free State born football...

The good doctor

Tending to the sick After spending almost five frustrating years working for government as a doctor, Francistown native Dr...

New kid on the block

Thato Moruti was recently appointed the new Head of Communication and Public Relations at Sir Ketumile Masire Teaching Hospital.
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Pressed but unfazed

Conquering the world

Conquering the world

Producing TV gold

Producing TV gold

Doing it for charity

Doing it for charity

The lawman

The lawman

Sports News

Setlalekgosi CJSS debate team shines in Tanzania

Setlalekgosi Junior Secondary School's Debate and Public Speaking Club hoisted the national flag high at the just ended Regional Debate Championships in...

LAHISA games underway

The fourth edition of the Local Authorities and Health Inter Sports Association (LAHISA) Games got under way in Francistown on Wednesday.

“I can’t wait to leave”

Ugandan footballer shares harrowing football experience in Zola After two full seasons plying his trade in Botswana at Sharps...

Court Stories

Themba Joina’s inheritance blow

*Court shuts out politician from late daughter’s P600 000 pension Marx Engels Lenin Stalin (MELS) President Themba Joina is...

Man gets 2 years in jail for blocking a burial

A 40-year-old Molepolole man who refilled a grave with soil and obstructed burial has been sentenced to two years in jail.

‘Relieve the demon that haunts me’

Valentine's Day murder suspect begs for exorcism Despite the seriousness of the allegations against him, murder accused Tebogo Kgotlaeame’s...

Columns

It’s cold outside ZANU PF

BACK HOME: Didymus Mutasa (R) and Ambrose Mutinhiri (L) being welcomed by Zanu PF’s Secretary for Administration Obert Mpofu

Sad news all around us

I miss writing something good, something positive about my country. Sadly, nothing good seems to be coming our...

The Art of Listening

I’ve got some work to do. I used to think I was a good listener.
Getting the Feel

Getting the Feel

‘Women’s Work’

‘Women’s Work’

The Gods must be angry

The Gods must be angry

Bonding for the boys

Bonding for the boys

No smoke without fire

No smoke without fire

Honest Day’s Work.

Honest Day’s Work.

Big Weekend

Jazz xchange presents jazzpel “gospel meets jazz”

Jazz X Change was established to educate, develop and better musicianship, to give musicians the opportunity to experience live performances and learn...

Nasty C to headline Pop Bottles Bots.

South African Hip Hop star Nasty C is expected to headline the first ever Pop Bottles Botswana, set for April 28 at...

All set for Mascom Derby

Horse racing is set to take centre stage again this Easter as the Mascom Horse Derby gallops back into Maun.

Voice on Fashion

Fantastic five for FWB

Mr Price handpicks 5 designers for a fashion Internship! The annual Fashion Without Borders (FWB) came to a triumphant...

FWB this Saturday

Fashion Without Borders (FWB) celebrates its fifth edition this Saturday. The annual fashion extravaganza, which has maintained its...

Iconic fashion brand, cotton on launches first store in Botswana

On the 1st of March 2019, the Australian retail clothing giant, COTTON ON, officially opened its first store in Botswana.

Chillin Out

Trashy royal garments

It really can’t get any worse than this in love! Imagine the love of your life suddenly turning out to be a...

People love you-Muzila

In her welcome remarks at President Mokgweetsi Masisi's meeting with elders; Francistown Mayor Sylvia Muzila was full of adoration for the first...

Kgathi and wife’s technology howler

The Minister of Defence, Justice and Security, Shaw Kgathi and his wife’s private conversation was accidentally leaked to a Whatsapp group this...

Featured Stories

HATAB sets focus on employment creation

The annual Hospitality and Tourism Association of Botswana (HATAB) conference will this year focus on how the tourism industry can contribute to...

Cousin rape case likely to be dropped

A 2016 rape case involving cousins is likely to be dropped ahead of a trial date as the complainant’s family are reportedly...

Themba Joina speaks out

For the first time since 1994, the President of MELS, Themba Joina will not be contesting in the upcoming General Elections slated...
The joys of volunteering

The joys of volunteering

Fashion without borders

We want our land

We want our land