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Khama announces good times ahead at BMC

On Friday at his farewell tour in Francistown, outgoing President Ian Khama raised every farmer's hopes with a sublime announcement that local farmers would...

Gumare soccer players perish in road accident

Gumare United Football Club are mourning the death of five of their players who died in a freak road accident on Friday night. Maun police...

Ministry dismisses satanism claims

*Police pursue suspects behind student rebellion Police in Selebi-Phikwe are sniffing around in pursuit of an individual they suspect spread false satanism allegations about a...

Losing candidates quit BDP over primary election results

A storm is brewing at Botswana Democratic Party in the Francistown South constituency following the victory of political novice Modiri 'Jojo' Lucas in the...

Magosi’s tales of sorrow

Chiefs' back against the ropes as new coach goes AWOL The once mighty Mochudi Centre Chiefs are in serious trouble. The Kgatleng giants have managed just...

One man’s delight, another family’s despair

Zwenshambe family distraught over the release of death row inmate On the 19th of April 2009, 70-year-old Chifana Ndaanya was killed in his hut in...

Ushering in 2018 the Soweto way

AfroPunk madness, My bungee fear and the kasi flavour I love travelling, in fact I'd travel every month if I had the chance, or in...

“Your vote is your voice!” Toteng

For some time now, Tebogo Toteng's name has been the cause of discomfort for certain Botswana Democratic Party political leaders, particularly in Francistown West. The...

Interns accuse gender Affairs department of exploitation

Gender Affairs Department is said to have been playing hide and seek with about 173 graduates engaged as Field Assistants and Supervisors for the...

The meteoric rise of Jojo

He has been labelled 'too ambitious' by fellow democrats. Nobody knows exactly where he came from, but the enigma that is Modiri Jojo Lucas...

Warrant of arrest issued for alleged fraudster

Habitual thief, Phatsimo Ijani (22), is still on the run following a spate of criminal activities  allegedly committed during the festive season. The young woman...

Teenage boy rapes 80-year-old granny

Police in Letlhakane are questioning a 17 year old boy in connection with the brutal rape of an 80-year-old woman. In a telephone interview with...

Tribute to a legend

'Mr Rollers' turns 60 One of Botswana's greatest footballers, Oris 'Boyo' Radipotsane celebrated his 60th birthday in style at his home village Pilikwe last Saturday. Arguably...

Khama’s master key

Outgoing president given unlimited access to F/town City of Francistown Mayoress Sylvia Muzila recently bestowed the award of Honorary Freedom of the City on the...

Mogorosi fined P5 000 and slapped with three-match suspension

Township Rollers veteran striker Joel Mogorosi has been slapped with a P5 000 charge by the Botswana Premier League Disciplinary Committee. Mogorosi was also handed...

Killed, chopped, and hanged

*Mob accuses family of murdering Tonota man, burn down house The search of a missing Tonota man ended tragically on Sunday as his body was...

Ghetto’s comedy king

Cracking our funny bone with tama brown There's never a dull moment when he's around. Born Batunge Ngube in Maitengwe 32 years ago, the comedian...

Elite chemicals, your one stop cleaning shop

Faced with the possibility of staying unemployed for many years, five women took a leap of faith and approached Gender Affairs to help fund...

It wasn’t me

Councillor denies involvement in man's mutilation A Francistown Councillor has parried away suggestions that she may have been involved in the maiming of a 20-year-old...

Have you seen her

Festive fraudster on the run Men on the prowl for one night stands in bars and nightclubs this festive season should be careful. A suspected young...

Coach loses P16 500 suit against Tafic

Tafic Football Club will now focus on consolidating their position in the ongoing BTC Premier League after a case in which their former coach,...

BIMC gets under way

The much publicized Botswana International Music Conference (BIMC) will take place on Thursday at Capitol Cinema-Masa in Gaborone. An initiative of a young pioneer in...

WizKid in town for Diamond City show

Arguably the biggest artist in Africa, rapper and song writer WizKid landed in Gaborone today ahead of the Diamond City show slated for the...

CoA reverses ruling on asylum seekers

The Court of Appeal has set aside orders by Justices Lot Moroka and J. Solomon to have Egama Ngezi and 163 other asylum seekers...

Masitara ‘wins’ first round against FNB-but it’s a costly victory

There was a twist in an ongoing case before Justice Christian Diwanga at the Francistown Industrial Court where Collete Masitara is suing First National...

Chobe reports positive outlook

More land to be allocated for Youth Projects Chobe Land Board (CLB) has reported an optimistic and positive outlook for the year 2018 and beyond...

Love potion of death

*Zim man on the run after casting deadly spell on lover's husband *Changate residents vow to hunt and kill the fugitive A cheating wife's evil...

Botswana’s Swiss export

Local gem likely to be lost to Scandinavian country He is arguably one of Botswana's most decorated young football talent. Ashley Goitseone Boniface's talent however for...

Baya gives NAA thumbs up

Zimbabwean arts director wants collaboration between Francistown and Bulawayo A veteran Zimbabwean Arts Director Raisedom Baya has hailed the Northern Arts Awards (NAA) as a...

P167 million spent on sport

Khama urges private sector to match government in sponsorship Despite a disappointing showing at the London World Championship this year, and the continuous disastrous performances...

Makwala the motivator

400m ace shares words of wisdom with BISA starlets Botswana's 400m runner Isaac Makwala has urged youngsters to treat sport as a viable means to...

Ambulance drivers demand outstanding night-shift allowance

The Ministry of Health and Wellness has defied a court order made in February directing it to pay seven Tonota ambulance drivers a combined...

What a road of rubbish!

Old Gerald Estate, Francistown's forgotten location, in pollution scare At first glance, the newly built Francistown Sports Complex, located directly opposite the airport, is a...

Rangers’ planned massive growth

Youth team set to fence and grass playing ground Nswazwi village development side Squared Rangers are forging ahead with their mission to be trendsetters in...

I’m in the dark-Molapisi

BPP leader yet to make up his mind about UDC nationwide tour Botswana People's Party President Motlatsi Molapisi says he has no idea why Umbrella...

Rumble in the great North

Rugby challenge for Francistown's 120 years celebrations Four rugby teams will slug it out at the Francistown Sports Complex this Saturday. The Northern Rugby Invitation Challenge...

Northern dominance immortalised

BISA rewards excelling athletes from north region Over the years, the northern region has gained a reputation for producing Botswana's top athletes. With Olympians such as...

Rogue security agents on the loose

DIS, OP, Immigration fingered in scam to defraud foreigners Senior Private Secretary to the President George Tlhalerwa has dismissed with skepticism allegations that a syndicate...

The Francistowner selling ‘Peace of mind’

After six years as an agent for Botswana Life, Mavis Taboka Proctor decided to set-up her own insurance wing, Proctor Insurance Services. Located behind Galo...

Miners urged to spread first aid

The mining industry has been urged to benchmark with similar organisations from around the world to improve the standard of first aid in the...