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Handling the next generation of keepers

Former Zebras star turns to coaching Former Zebras goalie Kagiso Tshelametsi says football is his life and he does not see himself doing anything else. Speaking...

Drinking from the river

Shashe Mooke goes medieval “Even our chickens now walk to the river for a drink of water,” is how 28-year-old single father of one Kealeboga...

Makgadikgadi Midnight Walk

It’s a Thursday afternoon when my Bureau Chief Kabelo Dipholo asks me to cover the Makgadikgadi Midnight Walk, an annual event hosted by the...

Local rider wins in the Makgadikgadi

Local rider John Kelly beat off stiff competition from a legion of foreign stars to win the Makgadikgadi Moonlight Adventure under a full moon...

Building Bots through motorsport

Botswana’s world renowned biker, Ross Branch, believes that motorsport can be a worthwhile economic activity and contribute to growing the country's tourist industry. The 32-year-old...

Baring his soul

Half-naked Zim protestor causes scene on the streets of Francistown A Zimbabwean man who caused a stir in Francistown on Tuesday morning when he walked...

The walk is over – but the struggle goes on

Councillor for Sesame/Kagiso Ward, Selibi Phikwe, Moses Serite is proud that his effort to help fund developments at Lebogang C.J.S.S. in the ailing mining...

Moonlit motor magic

Riding and adventure lovers are in for a treat when Muddy Face Events host the second Makgakgadi Moonlight Adventure 40 kilometers south of Mokubilo...

A united walk for education

Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) Councillor for Sesame/Kagiso Ward, Selebi Phikwe, Moses Serite on Wednesday said politicians from different parties can work together for the...

The groovy foodie

A 38-year-old single mother of one sacrificed a steady job as a lecturer three years ago to pursue her business and community work dreams. A...

Lesejane’s life behind the lens

Esteemed photographer exhibits work Photographer Pako Lesejane, best known for his work as a photojournalist, this week opened an exhibition showcasing his prowess in fine...

Beauty in the street

A married 33-year-old Mochudi mother of one has turned a hobby into a business after struggling to get a job through her tertiary education. Lopang...

Mochudi bugged by burglaries

Traders in Mochudi believe the spate of burglaries that has plagued the village since last year is the work of organised crime. According to the...

From disks to needles

After more than a decade away from the club scene, one of Francistown’s legendary disc spinners, DJ 7teen has traded the turntables for the...

BAAA-D news for suspected goats thieves

Francistown Magistrate Kaveri Kapeko will in a fortnight make a ruling on a bail application by two men charged with stealing 55 goats valued...

F/town Council submit trimmed budget

Francistown City councillors on Wednesday morning approved a slashed budget proposal for the 2018/19 financial year after it was presented to them by Finance...

Lepokole Hills Enduro Revs Up

This month end the Bobirwa District will get a taste of motorbike adventure when Muddy Face Events and the Botswana Tourism Organisation (BTO) host...

The wheelchair warrior

THRIVING AGAINST ALL ODDS “When you are in my condition there is no room for self pity. You just have to live life to the...

Bank of Baroda donate to Marapong school

Tertiary Education, Research, Science and Technology Assistant Minister, Fidelis Molao last Friday called on teachers to produce good results to show appreciation to donors...

Quenching poverty with fruit juice

An enterprising Motswana businessman has traded the steering wheel for the sweet taste of milk and fruit. 37-year-old Moses Madithapa, a former ambulance driver, was...

Remembering a forgotten hero

The running prince who died a pauper It’s just after nine in the morning as I get off the bus in Madikola Village south of...

Christmas tourney gets shot in the arm

Christmas came early for popular rural football tournament, GUMBAKATOSE, as this weekend it received a P53 000 sponsorship from businessman- Thusani Dick at Diponeng...

Lobby Gee goes rural

Whilst most local wannabe stars see Gaborone as their ultimate destination as they chase their musical dream, 12 years ago Lobby Gee traded the...

Tafic rue missed opportunities

Tafic's assistant coach Elias Chinyemba was left to rue his team’s poor defending and finishing in the one all draw against visiting Police XI...

Coaches association forges ahead

Francistown Region Coaches Association Chairperson, Thembisani Maphorisa believes the organisation’s newly compiled database will ultimately help them train and retain local coaches. Speaking at the...

Spring breeze

The weekend is set to get off to an explosive start as Lizard Entertainment host the Spring Breeze Show at Lizard Lounge on Friday...

Pleasure island after party

On Saturday, the Thapama Pleasure Island will host a Happy Hour ‘After Party’. The party will start at 7 pm following the Island’s traditional Saturday...

#Tlatsa Ghetto

Revellers in Francistown can look forward to a groovy weekend, with the cream of Botswana’s music performers set to invade the second city on...

The Soares I knew

I have known the late Bra Soares since my teens. Growing up in Ghetto and being part of the club scene it was difficult not...

The end of a generation

Tribute to Kebatamang Morake “And the good is oft interred with their bones” Those who spoke at the late Botswana Democratic Party stalwart Kebatlamang Morake’s funeral...

Motaung’s ghost haunts Tafic

After announcing his exit from Tafic Football Club three months ago, Carlos Motaung's name for some reason remains closely associated with the Francistown giants. The...

Celebrating international yoga day

Indian High Commissioner to Botswana Dr Ketan Shukla last Sunday encouraged people to practice yoga as it helps improve health and relieve stress. Speaking at...

Ghetto crime hot-spot rehabilitated

Assistant Commissioner of Police, Seyave Mashika stressed the importance of Cooperate Social Responsibility in the fight against crime and lawlessness. Mashika, who is also the...

Research and innovation vital- Madigele

Tertiary Education, Research, Science and Technology Minister Dr. Alfred Madigele believes research and innovation can help unlock potentials in the economy and create required...

P104 million for Platjan bridge

Bridge to enhance tourism and reduce congestion at Martinsdrift Selebi Phikwe Economic Diversification Unit (SPEDU) has signed a P104 million contract with Estate Construction Company...

Tafic hold trials

Newly promoted Tafic will hold trials for three weeks starting June 1st as they plan to beef up their squad in preparation for the...

Golden Hills Spur Steak restaurant reopens in Francistown

Golden Hills Spur Steak Ranch restaurant, the latest addition to Francistown's fast food craze is back in the second city under new management. The new...

Fighting against time

Veteran local boxer, Moses Kamera, 40, dreams of defying the ‘age myth’ and winning a world title. Speaking to Voice Sport, a week after losing...

The relief shift

Two enterprising young men have taken to providing toilet facilities in a bid to bring food to the table and pay the bills. The duo,...

FRAFA’S young footballers impress

The Francistown Regional Football Association’s (FRAFA) youth development team impressed at last week’s Northern Inter Regional Competitions in Kasane, with 46 players making it...