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The last hour

BMD continues begging as the clock ticks Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) continued begging for money at the time of going to print to save...

Man disappears into thin air

Family, friends, relatives, members of the community and Police officers have been searching in vain for Mpho Benson Phitshana, a 42 year old man...

CROSS OVER

A Christmas defection from the BDP to BNF THE Member of Parliament for Selebi-Phikwe West, Gilson Saleshando once described the ruling Botswana Democratic Party...

A BREATH OF FRESH AIR

The Voice commended  in clean up campaign The stinking trench that ran through the Xhosa 2 residential area has been cleaned up and now...

‘Behind a successful man there is a woman’

A look into the country’s most eligible bachelors Year after year it is the same question. When are they getting married? The country waits for...

Watch your foul mouth-Merafhe told

Botswana’s Vice President (VP), Lt General Mompati Merafhe has been told to watch his mouth following insults that he hurled at Botswana Movement for...

KHAMAS’S ILL JOKE

BMD lashes out at Khama over his remarks about fat women The interim chairperson of the Botswana Movement for Democracy Women’s League, Binkie Kerileng has...

TEACHER AND COP IN ALLEGED GAY SEX ORGY WITH STUDENTS

Police investigate claims A teacher and a police officer are under investigation over an alleged homosexual assault on two teenage students. The two men are...

Hold your nose!

Mahalapye residents exposed to a sickening smell People living in the residential area of Xhosa 2 ward in Mahalapye village have been forced to lead...

LIQUOR REGIME CHANGE

Sale of Chibuku from households to be banned Dikgosi to monitor sale of traditional brew The government intends to ban the sale of Chibuku from...

WHAT’S IN THE FOOD?

Rumours of a woman’s private part found in food brings business to its knees “Like a madman who throws firebrands, arrows, and death, is...

Sign it Mr President

NGOs push for the signing of the Gender Protocol Non- governmental organisations (NGOs) have vowed to ‘force’ the country’sto finally sign the SADC Protocol on...

Early Christmas from Mascom

Mascom wireless presented an early Christmas to the underprivileged children living with disabilities in Otse village last week. After a ceremony full of games,...

Accused of biting off hubby’s private part

A 49 year old woman from Motlabaki lands has denied biting off part of his partner’s manhood during a fight which then allegedly led...

Dad too drunk to remember having sex with his daughter

A 37-year-old man facing a defilement charge after allegedly impregnating his girlfriend’s under age daughter has said he was too drunk to remember if...

MY WIFE’S NO LOVE CHEAT

Evidence in marriage wrecking case continues The husband to a schoolteacher accused of marriage wrecking told a court on Tuesday that his wife would not...

LEFT HOLDING THE PANTIES

Woman presents damning evidence in marriage wrecking case A woman who is suing for marriage wrecking held up the alleged ‘other’ woman’s panties in...

Partying boarding master disappears

The deputy boarding Master (BM) of Moeding College in Otse village has not reported for duty ever since he was allegedly caught partying...

Saleshando to table new bills

Member of Parliament for Gaborone Central, Dumelang Saleshando, who doubles as the leader of Botswana Congress Party (BCP), intends tabling two bills in the...

HE IS STILL ALIVE

Mother clings to belief missing son is a zombie When her young son went missing in circumstances that made front-page news, Khana Baleseng believed...

FLOGGED MOCHUDI WOMAN LOOSES HER BABY

Mob regiment blamed for miscarriage A pregnant Mochudi woman who received a public flogging at the hands of a mob regiment over a month ago,...

STUDENTS DAMAGE PROPERTYAS MALE STAFF ACCUSED OF BOOZING WITH GIRLS

An alleged romantic escapade between some Moeding College staff members and female students turned into a riot when male students vandalized the deputy boarding...

MAKING ENDS MEET

SURVIVING ON P400 WAGE For some it is the price of a round of drinks on a Thursday night at one of Gaborone's trendy meeting...

SERESTSE PLEADS: NOT GUILTY

Declaration of assets under scrutiny Although the Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP) maintains it has a strong case against former Minister of Defence, Justice...

RAGING ON

VELD T fires gained ground around the Trans-frontier game park area where they left three council employees and two volunteers critically injured on Tuesday...

FARMER IN CHILD LABOUR ROW

A farmer in Ralekgetho village in the Southern district has been accused of employing a 13-year-old boy as child labour. The boy’s mother, Khutsafalo Motlhaje...

HOLIDAY WATCH!

Police appeal for effective security Botswana Police have appealed to members of the public to ensure effective security of their property if they are...

LEFT OUT IN THE BUSH

UN goals out of Basarwa's reach An unknown number of Basarwa children are out of school and starving in the bush despite the United Nations...

BACK TO THE BUSH

Basarwa leave settlement after food rations cut off More than 170 Basarwa of Kaudwane settlement outside Khutse National Game Reserve in Letlhakeng West are...

OUR PAIN

Parents’ recall their own grief as cops release shocking suicide stats A recent police report has revealed that an average of six people commit...

TORN APART

Couple divorces after wife cuts husband from their pictures A 53 year old man from Molepolole recently divorced his wife of 14 years after...

SEEK GOD, NOT ME

Pastor warns women who seek his hand in marriage A shocked Pastor is not amused by some members of his congregation who are making passes...

NOT OUR FAULT

The police report reveals that the escaped prisoner hanged himself Botswana Police have refused to be held accountable for the death of a Ramotswa man...

PREGNANT AND FLOGGED MOB-STYLE

Bakgatla regiment publicly attack and whip an expectant woman and her boyfriend Just as the Department of Public Prosecutions is preparing to launch an application...

“THEY KILLED MY SON”

Moemedi Maphanyane is dead and his mother blames government for lack of Organ Banks A distraught mother has blamed the absence of an Organ Bank...

I AM NOT GOD

Seretse dismisses family’s allegation that he played a part in the death of a Kokong woman The family of the late Keorapetse Noko of Kokong...

THE PRECIOUS GIFT

Tirelo donates a P100 000 worth of diamond Miss Universe Botswana, Tirelo Ramasedi presented a prestigious  $16 000 (Over P100 000) worth of Botswana...

ROASTED ALIVE

Burnt to death while warming himself by the fireside A corpse of a 37 year old man who was recently roasted alive could...

Evicted Block 5 resident stay put, for now

Residents of Se ke Motse ward in Gaborone Block 5 would not be evicted from the settlement without the benefit of a trial. Their...

GROSS DISCOVERY

Suspected skeletons of a missing Tshimoyapula herdman found Skeleton remains suspected to belong to a Tshimoyapula man in the Central district, who went missing...