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North West District experiencing high teenage pregnancy rate

The North West District has been hit by high teenage pregnancy cases which remain a concern for authorities in the area. This was revealed by...

FMD cripples BMC Maun

The Botswana Meat Commission (BMC) Maun abattoir has been financially crippled by the discontinuation of their foreign market following an outbreak of foot and...

Chaos at battered wife’s funeral

Abusive husband under fire from angry in-laws A man whose wife died before the assault case she had lodged against him could come to court...

Suspected poachers found in possession of eleven elephant tusks

Three Zambian nationals together with two Batswana young men were last weekend arrested by police acting on a tip-off for alleged unlawful possession of...

Maun public health facilities experiences dire condom shortage

Since the beginning of this year there has been a serious shortage of free condoms in most of public health facilities in Maun, this...

Dry Lake Ngami spells financial drought for local fishermen

With water levels at Lake Ngami at a worrying low, the region’s long-suffering fisherman are set to suffer more economic distress. The lack of water...

Missing grandma found crushed to death by an elephant

A 71 years old woman who went missing for almost a week at Samedupe village near Maun was on Sunday found dead after she...

Ngamiland Trusts Receive Vital Training

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) this week hosted a holistic land and livestock management training workshop for members of the Lake Ngami Conservation...

A fight for a horse lands a farm worker in hospital

A farm worker in the Haina Veldt Farms near Maun, Oitsile Bosekeng has been admitted at Letsholathebe Memorial Hospital where he is nursing injuries...

American market open for local basket weavers

Basket weavers in Ngamiland have every reason to smile following revelations that the American market is ready for their products. This was revealed by the...

Spooky hostels

-Evil spirits torment students- claim -Pastor parts ways with Maun Secondary School In claims similar to events of scary movies, female boarding students at Maun Senior...

Molefhi’s allies lose big in Maun

As the race for the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP)’s chairmanship position intensifies, allies of the Vice President, Mokgweetsi Masisi’s challenger, Nonofo Molefhi recently...

Suspension, what suspension?

BDP councilors clueless about their suspension Following the much publicised suspension of two Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) councillors from Maun East constituency for defying a...

Police constable suspended for suspected brutality

A police constable based at Etsha 13 in the North West District has been suspended after he allegedly assaulted a 41-year-old woman causing her...

Suicide on Sunday by young veterinarian at Bothatogo ward

Police in Gumare are investigating a case in which a 27-year- old government veterinarian committed suicide yesterday. District No5 Deputy Officer Commanding, John Kelebeng said...

Brutal attack

*Three robbers pounce on hotel owner "One of them stabbed me in the eye with a fork and licked off the blood" The Director of...

Maun Educational Park to attract tourism-Khama

Minister of Environment, Natural Resources, Conservation and Tourism, Tshekedi Khama says the face-lifting of the Maun Educational Park will help attract tourists to the...

Man arraigned over elephant tusks

A suspected elephant tusk dealer looked startled in the dock this week as details of his alleged cross-border trade were laid down before a...

Deadly fight

Woman kills sister in clash over a boyfriend A scuffle over a boyfriend between two sisters ended tragically last Friday as one of them died...

Ngamiland beef fails to penetrate international market

The Botswana Meat Commission says they have a challenge in finding market for Ngamiland cattle outside Botswana. Livestock Procurement Officer at the BMC Maun Abattoir,...