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GANTSI AGRICULTURAL FAIR A SUCCESS

Ghanzi was the place to be last week as the annual Ghanzi Agriculture Show was taking place. Farmers, agriculture suppliers, financiers and other supporting businesses...

PREPARAING FOR 13th WOMEN’S EXPO UNDERWAY

Economic empowerement for local women will once again take centre stage next week during the 13th National Women’s Expo which will be held under...

BOTSWANA COULD BE DRY BY 2015

Botswana could be dry by 2015 if predictions by Dr. Mark Nyandoro, Water and Environmental Researcher and local representative of the United Nations University,...

BOITEKANELO EMPOWERS FEMALE STUDENTS

Boitekanelo College last Saturday held a women empowerment event for their female students at their West Campus in Mmopane Block three. The theme of the...

UPHOLDING STANDARDS

Botswana Bureau of Standards (BOBS) recently convened a stakeholder’s workshop aimed at promoting occupational health and safety standards. The workshop was attended by representatives of...

BOCODOL AWARDS E-EDUCATION CERTIFICATES

Botswana College of Distance Learning, BOCODOL recently held a ceremony to award Masters Degree certificates to 10 e-education graduates.  The 10 graduates completed Masters programmes...

G4S DONATES SICKBAY TO SPECIAL SCHOOL

G4S Botswana this week donated a sick bay to Bothakga Primary school in Lobatse. Bothakga Primary is one of the pilot projects for an initiative...

TAKING STOCK OF VISION 2016

With only five years remaining to 2016, the nation and stakeholders have been called on to take stock of their contribution towards achieving the...

COOKING GAS PRICES SOAR

Shortage of cooking gas caused by the closing down of  many refineries in South africa has hit the country, creating a huge demand and ...

TORTURED LIFE OF AN ABUSED WIFE

  Woman relives heartache with Kenyan husband who stole their 8- year- old child     A turbulent 12 years of marriage to an abusive foreign husband has...

Eve’s club boosts NGOs

Eve's Club recently donated goods worth about P70 000 to nine none profit organisations assisting the underprivileged. Established 20 years ago, the club has about...

MAN WITH A MIDAS TOUCH

Meet the boss He came to Botswana as an auditor manager for Pricewaterhouse Cooper but along the way he migrated to one of his clients,...

THE ACCIDENT THAT NEVER WAS

Botswana Railways and Transnet hold simulation exercise A Botswana Railways tanker carrying fuel collided with a private passenger train from South Africa...

BOFEPUSU to shut down government machinery

Public sector employees through their union the Botswana Federation of Public Sector Unions (BOFEPUSU) have launched a countdown to a strike that is likely...

Mogonye gorge to spin money for villagers

Villagers of Mogonye, which is situated 40 kilometres South West of Gaborone near Ramotswa recently witnessed a ground breaking ceremony that is meant to...

CURBING TRAFFIC JAM

Gaborone to have a new transport system Stakeholders of the Gaborone Multi-Modal Transport Study met at Maharaja Conference Centre on Wednesday for a...

Gay man fights to change law

A gay man has come out with guns blazing to challenge a section of the penal code which he deems to be offensive to...

Exploring Botswana’s wild

Goo-Moremi – the village of the Ancestors Home to the rock that broke into pieces when Sir Seretse Khama died I had heard a lot...

AN ACT OF LOVE

Caring youth responds to needy family Moshaneng granny who is taking care of 24 grandchildren smiled again recently when 10 Batswana youth studying in Malaysian...

FEELING THE PINCH

Farmers raise concern over feed ban Feedlot farmers are feeling the pinch as a two month old ban on Zambian feeds continues due to...

BLIND AND DESTITUTE

From the moment the yard comes into vicinity you can see the plight of blind Letlhabile Motlhokwa, 55 from Moshupa and her family. There are...

Urban Legends Against AIDS funds handed over to organizations

After over 4000 people recently turned up to watch American rapper Eve at the Urban Legends Against AIDS show, the funds raised from the...

COOKING UP A STORM



ME AND MY BUSINESS If you are ever hungry around lunch time while at the Gaborone Industrial, you might want to pass by Mmammereki's food...

NANDOS FROM THE CHAIR

Nandos Botswana Holdings recently opened their tenth food outlet at the Gaborone main mall bringing their great peri taste to the people in main...

My jealous ex-lover tried to kill me

REAL LIVES : Scarred for life When her ex-boyfriend called and said he had found her certificates and should thus come and get them from...

BOKAMOSO HOSPITAL FACES LAWSUIT

Retrenched employees of troubled Bokamoso Hospital have threatened legal action against their former employer. 46 employees were relieved of their duties this week as the...

VIEW FROM THE DAM

Water Utilities Corporation (WUC) recently invited the media to tour Gaborone dam and the water treatment plant. Journalists were shown the facilities for treatment of...

DOING IT FOR GAMODUBU CHILDREN

Letshego throws in P71 000 to wrap-up a fun-filled day Last Saturday, the staff of The Voice joined Letshego Group and the people of Gamodubu...