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The Final Countdown: Mochudi East Bye-Elections

Thousands expected to vote This Saturday, three months after the brutal death of Mochudi East Member of Parliament, Isaac Davids, the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC)...

AP not supporting any party in Mochudi East bye-elections

YL supports a candidate not a party Alliance for Progressives (AP) will not be supporting any of the parties taking part in tomorrow’s (Saturday) bye-election...

BOFEPUSU blames Khama for strained relations with BDP

Botswana Federation of Public Sector Unions (BOFEPUSU)’s Secretary General, Tobokani Rari has blamed the break down of relations between Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) and...

I foresee infighting in the new cabinet- Chief Whip

Kably says BDP to work with trade unions Member of Parliament for Letlhakeng/Lephephe, Liakat Kably has served under former President Ian Khama and is now...

Boko bolts from a meeting calling for exit from coalition

Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) President, Duma Boko has been accused of causing unnecessary delays in implementing the Botswana National Front’s Central Committee resolutions. Boko...

Your Chief was exiled by the BDP

President of Botswana Congress Party, Dumelang Saleshando, has called for Bakgatla to vote for Umbrella for Democratic Change representative, Bright Moagi Molebatsi next week. Saleshando...

Murder, again

A 42 year old man of Newstands ward in Kasane, has been arrested for murder, again. Banoziba Dambe has been arrested for the murder...

MMP Family fills up United Lounge

United Lounge in Block 6 was on Thursday filled to capacity as MMP held its album release party. The three member group sang songs from...

Vee headlines the Carnival Show

A bumper crowd is expected at the BOMU Carnival Music Festival which will take place on the 28th of April at Molapo Stanbic Piazza. With...

Debbie with a T billed for Maitisong

Tebogo Gaetsewe better known as, Debbie with a T, will next week Tuesday showcase a musical show dubbed, It’s all in the rehearsal,’ as...

Masisi is under siege – Unionist

BOFEPUSU to fight for united opposition Botswana Federation of Public, Private, Parastatal Sector Unions (BOFEPUSU)’s Deputy Secretary General, Ketlhalefile Motshegwa is a known figure in...

BOPEU bleed millions as investors leave

Cresta Khawa Lodge take-over put on hold Since the controversial exit of Babereki Investment PTY (LTD) Chairman, Andrew Motsamai, investors are alleged to be terminating...

Saleshando to announce his constituency

The President of the Botswana Congress Party (BCP) Dumelang Saleshando has pleaded with his members to stay calm and promised to announce his constituency...

Francistown BMC fails to meet waste water requirements

Francistown City Council abattoir has been closed due to failure to meet waste water requirements. The abattoir which was leased to a private operator was...

Hon Nkaigwa kicked out of Parliament

Member of Parliament for Gaborone North, Haskins Nkaigwa was on Tuesday afternoon kicked out of Parliament after an exchange of words with the Deputy...

Mapetla drops single

Botswana’s best Kwaito kid, Mapetla of Skhokho hit is back with another Kwaito hit called Summer-time. The single will be dropped in two weeks time...

Vusi Thembekwayo coming to Gaborone

South Africa’s renowned entrepreneur, Global Business speaker and venture capitalist, Vusi Thembekwayo will be the guest speaker at this year’s Youth Alive Seminar which...

Boko explains UDC crisis

"Pilane and BMD here to stay" The embattled Umbrella for Democratic Change President, Duma Boko says the president of the Botswana Movement for Democracy, Advocate...

Is BCP about to exit the UDC?

Botswana Congress Party (BCP) President, Dumelang Saleshando has denied allegations that the party was about to embark on a national tour to consult members...

Voice of the people

I don't ask for permission from anyone to speak out- Majaha Member of Parliament for Nata/Gweta, Paulos Majaha is one man whose deliberations in parliament...

Members of Parliament buy Khama BTCL shares

Members of Parliament have given outgoing President Seretse Khama Ian Khama, P15 000 worth of shares from Botswana Telecommunication Corporation Limited. The donation was made...

Victorious Motlhajoe promises good times aheadFFF

Omphile Matsorotsoro Motlhajoe of Botswana Democratic Party has promised to work hard and deliver services at his ward. Speaking after winning the Ralekgetho by elections...

FNB brings First wine Tasting

First National Bank Botswana partnered with Tamasa Trading and Dwine Wines over the weekend to bring over 70 wine brands from 10 of South...

Sky Girls BW turns Four

South African artist, Busiswa of Lasaro fame will headline tomorrow’s Teenage Girls Only show at Ba Isago University in Block 7. The show which is...

Hamptons Jazz Festival on tomorrow

The 5th edition of the Hamptons Jazz Festival will take place tomorrow, Saturday with international artists such as Billy Ocean, Bhudaza, Salif Keita, Amanda...

The Union Giant

Speaking workers welfare Topias Marenga’s name is synonymous with Botswana Public Employees Union (BOPEU) The Secretary General of the biggest Workers Union in the country has...

Is Boko losing control over UDC MPs?

The Friday events in Parliament where Members of Parliament from the Umbrella for Democratic Change voted against their President, Duma Boko has set tongues...

UDC wars

BCP Regional Chairpersons summon Executive Committee The Botswana Congress Party is like a duck, calm on the surface but furiously peddling underneath to find their...

Who is the next VP?

The countdown to the swearing in of Mokgweetsi Masisi as the next President of the Republic of Botswana is coming to an end in...

Khama jokes (again) about rejoining BDF

Outgoing President Lieutenant General Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama was once again at his element this weekend as- in what has become synonymous with...

Diva Vebrok on tour to launch single

After the release of her single ‘Ke Mokgatla’, the controversial artist, Diva Vebrok will embark on a tour to launch the song which is...

A.T.I heads to ‘Maftown meets Pitori’

Botswana’s 2017 artist of the year, A.T.I is enjoying the well-earned fruits of his award-winning ‘Envelope’ album. The Serowe star will once again cross into...

Celebrity Dancer in court for child maintenance

Celebrated member of Mophato Dance Group, Isaac Hassan Surtee, appeared before Extension 12 Magistrate Court on Tuesday for failing to maintain his three-month-old son. The...

“I am a threat to many, but I wont quit” -Maele

I am being targeted The embattled Minister of Land Management, Water and Sanitation Services, Prince Maele says the harassment and intimidation by his detractors would...

Celebrity dancer in court for child maintenance

Celebrated member of Mophato Dance Group, Isaac Hassan Surtee, appeared before Extension 12 Magistrate Court on Tuesday for failing to maintain his three-month-old son. The...

Marriage scam

Fake romance breaks Japanese woman's bank - "I want my P100k back" What started as a whirlwind inter- racial romance between a Japanese volunteer and a...

Masisi denies stealing NPF money

Vice President, Mokgweetsi Masisi, has distanced himself from any association with the ongoing National Petroleum Fund (NPF) money laundering case where he is alleged...

BCP’s Lubinda joins BMD as battle for Man West looms

Botswana Congress Party's Parliamentary candidate for Maun West in the 2014 general elections, George Lubinda, has resigned from the party. Lubinda's resignation follows reports of...

Maun Rocks back

With all roads heading to Maun for the Easter Holidays, Medumo Entertainment has taken advantage of that and brought the mother of all shows...

Diva Vebrok releases Ke Mokgatla

Veronica Brooks, popularly known as Diva Vebrok, has dropped an Afro Pop single titled ‘Ke Mokgatla’ to clear confusion about her nationality. Vebrok told Big...