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Protecting the abused

The Kagisano Society Women’s Shelter (KSWS) is a humanitarian non-profit organisation that aims to raise awareness about Gender Based Violence (GBV) in Botswana. It is...

Startimes enter the market

The country’s television subscription landscape is set to get a lot more competitive with the recent introduction of StarTimes. The multinational satellite television provider’s services...

Prisons XI bounce back to premier league

After being relegated to 1st Division South 8 years ago, Prisons XI managed to bounce back to the BTC Premiership after playing 2-2 on...

Hitting hard for softball

When Thabo Thamane announced he was standing for the Botswana Softball Association (BSA) Presidency, many dismissed his chances, writing him off as a no-hoper...

Prisons hold the key!

The warders take 2-1 lead into promotional play-off with Sua This Saturday, Sua Flamingoes and Prisons XI go head to head for the second time...

Fire extinguisher accident lands man in hospital

Injured man to sue police Careless traffic cops who nearly killed a passenger in a combi with a fire extinguisher could soon be slapped with...

Young zebras African adventure continues

U20s face Congo in AFCON qualifier The African adventure continues for the U20 Zebras this Saturday when they host Congo Brazzaville in an Africa Cup...

Coca-Cola World Cup promotion launched

Coca-Cola Company this week launched a consumers’ campaign dubbed 'The Football World Cup Promotion' in Gaborone. Coca Cola is one of the key sponsors of...

Taxi theft suspect remanded

Village Principal Magistrate, Goodwill Makofi, has further remanded car-theft suspect Lesego Bajaki Keobusitse who is accused of stealing a taxi. Court heard that on the...

Man accidentally runs over and kills stepdaughter

Mogoditshane Police have a arrested a man for causing the death of his 32-year-old step daughter. It is alleged the suspect was trying to park...

Montshiwa murder investigations complete

State Prosecutor Ernest Mosate has told Village Principal Magistrate, Goodwill Makofi, that the police have completed their investigations into slain Fairground Holdings Chief executive...

ATM scammers get away with P10 000 fines

Three Bulgarian nationals believed to have been behind the First National Bank Botswana (FNBB) Automated Teller Machines (ATM) scams sighed with relief this week...

Bokamoso project to boost BTC internet speed

Botswana Telecommunications Corporation (BTC) has embarked on a Bokamoso internet project in partnership with Korean Telecommunications to improve the speed of mobile and broadband...

The esteemed engineer

Francisco Malesela Kgoboko is the founder of FMK Global Holdings Engineering Consultancy. Charming and intelligent in equal measure, the multi-talented Motswana is also an...

Pastor hangs himself in church

He was the rock of his local community and a shoulder to lean on for many troubled souls. The popular Bishop of The NO1 Apostolic...

BPL reports on La-Liga trip

Spanish league to assist BPL on strategy and commercialisation The Botswana Premier League (BPL) delegation and Botswana Football Association Chief Executive Officer recently embarked on...

The gold coast parade

Commonwealth stars to set the National Stadium alight on Sunday A galaxy of stars will illuminate the National stadium this Sunday in the Gaborone International...

Capital bank coughs up P75 000 for cycle challenge

Jonmol Cycling Club in collaboration with Capital Bank Botswana will this Sunday host their fourth annual Cycling Challenge in Gaborone. The bank forked out P75...

Invest your money: FNBB tell athletes

First National Bank Botswana (FNBB) Chief Executive Officer Steven Bogatsu has urged athletes to invest the money they make from major events and the...

Gaborone motor show unveils sponsors

Stanbic Bank Botswana and Liberty General are the sponsors of this year’s Gaborone motor show, which will be held next month at Game City...

StanChart appreciates Chinese customers

Standard Chartered Bank Botswana recently hosted the Chinese community in appreciation for their loyalty and support as existing clients The bank also used the opportunity...

BDF pilot confirmed dead

A Botswana Defence Force (BDF) pilot lost his life earlier today when the F5 Fighter aircraft he was flying plummeted into Gaborone Golf Course. The...

Extension two clinic night duty nurse raped

A 27-year-old female nurse was raped while on duty at Extension II clinic in Gaborone in the early hours of Sunday morning. Speaking to The...

Suspected fake traditional doctors in court

Three Zimbabwean men are remanded in custody to answer to charges of entering Botswana through ungazetted point of entry, obtaining by false pretenses and...

The money machine out of money

Broke GU have P3, 000 left in the bank In 2013 Gaborone United seemed to have secured their financial future when they signed a lucrative...

We’re world class

Coach Otsetswe hails his medal winning troops A triumphant Botswana athletics coach, Mogomotsi Otsetswe has unequivocally declared that Botswana has world class athletes. Speaking to Voice...

Pula rains for GIM

Athletics meet gets P50 000 boost With only 10 days left before Gaborone International Meet (GIM), its organisers are eagerly waiting to host the world...

Kicking for footballers

The build up to the 2010/11 season marked the dawn of an exciting new era for local football. The Botswana Football Association (BFA) ruled that...

CIPA Partner with BAOA

Companies and Intellectual Property Authority (CIPA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Botswana Accountancy Oversight Authority (BAOA) last week. The partnership signifies both organisations continued...

U20 boys off to Namibia

Tie balanced on a knife-edge after 0-0 draw The country’s next generation of U20 football stars will be hoping that their time is now when...

CMB application dismissed with costs

It was a bad day in court for former Gaborone United chairman Rapula Okaile and his wife Neo Okaile on Friday as they faced...

Madi Majwana drama returns with season 4

The fourth season of popular financial literacy radio drama Madi Majwana was launched at Matisong recently. Speaking at the launch, the programme’s Chief Executive Officer,...

Going the distance

Dube gives back to young athletes Retired Botswana middle distance runner who specialized in 800 metres race, Glody Dube was the first local athlete to...

CIPA to introduce online registration

Companies and Intellectual Property Authority (CIPA) are currently working on introducing online registration for companies. This was revealed by the organisation’s Registrar General, Conductor Masena,...

Angry boss nearly kills employee

Assault for suspected theft lands bartender in hospital A young bartender in Mochudi nearly lost his life during Easter holidays when his boss assaulted him...

Sisters tied up and raped in front of mum

*Two suspects arrested, one still on the loose *Trio fingered in spate of robberies and rapes in Tlokweng Police have arrested two men accused of breaking...

Five ‘win a salary’ with vivo energy Botswana

The five lucky winners of Vivo Energy Botswana’s ‘Win a Salary’ competition were announced over the weekend. The fortunate five - Zolani Kraai, Ester Gaboratanelwe,...

Rollers dominate Mascom Top 8 awards

Township Rollers spectacular season continued on Wednesday night, the club reigning supreme at the Mascom Top 8 Awards to claim all but one of...

High achiever

High achiever and communications specialist, Faith Rapuleng Tuelo scooped a Director’s Award, which is a prestigious honour bestowed on the best student in the...

P800 000 for centres of excellence

In an effort to address shortage of equipment and sportswear at Centres of Excellence, Ministry Youth Empowerment, Sport and Culture Development has donated P800...