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IDM partners with Ohio university

The Institute of Development Management (IDM) recently embarked on a roadshow to engage strategic partners overseas. The roadshow was part of supporting the institution’s 2016-2021...

Four murder accused women denied bail

Magistrate Wame Mosugelo of Broadhurst Court further remanded four women accused of murder. Court heard that on the 3rd of June Kelebogile Lenake 23, Pauline...

Suspected armed robbers remanded

Lobatse Magistrate Mareledi Dipate has remanded four suspected armed robbers pending police investigations. Court heard that the accused persons Tefo Kolane 30, Abel Samarabele 25,...

Robbery and rape suspect bail to be revoked

Robbery and serial rape suspect, Oscar Venald Chabaya’s troubles are far from over after Extension II Magistrate, Ntombizodwa Ncube ordered that his bail be...

Moshoke’s threat to kill ruling set for July

A ruling on Duma Boko’s associate, Elliot Moshoke’s threat to kill case against Director General of Intelligence and Security Services, Isaac Kgosi, has been...

Herdboy stabs ex-girlfriend to death

Semolale Police are investigating a case in which a 39-year-old woman was allegedly killed by her 26-year-old ex-boyfriend after a misunderstanding. According to the police,...

CEDA and DBSA challenge lauched

Citizen Entrepreneurial Development Agency (CEDA) in partnership with Development Bank of Southern Africa University (DBSA) this week launched a challenge in which they aim...

Co-operatives vital for economic growth

Assistant Minister of Investment Trade and Industry, Biggie Butale says his ministry has made efforts to resuscitate, revamp and redirect the development of co-operatives...

Choppies robbery suspect arrested, another still at large

Police have arrested a man suspected to have robbed Choppies supermarket in Block 8, but his accomplice is believed to have skipped to South...

Mphorium snatches best overall award

Mphorium Investment Company staff were overjoyed last weekend as they won The Best Service and Best Overall award at the annual Business Botswana Northern...

Lawa holdings soaring high

Incorporated in 2002, Lawa Holdings a 100 percent wholly citizen owned company has successfully diversified its portfolio and continues to be a leading business...

Businesses urged to utilise technology

Business Botswana Chief Executive Officer, Dr Racious Moatshe, says Information Communication technology (ICT) and innovation technology are not only changing the daily lives of...

BITC reaches out to clients

In their effort to reach out to their target market, Botswana Investment and Trade Centre (BITC), participated in the annual Business Botswana Northern Trade...

Major chem named best manufacturer

Major Chem Company was awarded the Best Manufacturing award at Business Botswana Northern Trade Fair awards. The Selebi Phikwe based company which manufactures more than...

Macmillian introduce new prescriptions

Leading publishing company, Macmillan Botswana, has introduced new prescriptions in secondary education for 2017. Macmillan Marketing Manager, Letsweletse Mathape, says they wrote books that have...

Match fixing concern in league survival battle

Police XI fears northern conspiracy in relegation quagmire Police XI are shaking in their boots. The Jungle Kings face Sankoyo Bush Bucks this Saturday in...

Athletes to benefit from commonwealth grants

Botswana National Olympic Committee has announced the names of athletes who will benefit from the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) grants. BNOC Chief Executive Officer Tuelo...

Rollers robbery suspects on bail

One of the four suspects fled to SA Extension II Court Magistrate Ntombizodwa Ncube has granted four men suspected to have robbed Township Rollers bail...

Debswana invests over P11.2m in sport

Debswana Managing Director, Balisi Bonyongo, says over the past three years the company has invested over P11.2 million in sports development. Bonyongo said this during...

Two games from glory

Santos and Dynamos battle for a place in the Premier League 180 minutes is all that separates either Flamingo Santos or Motlakase Power Dynamos from...

BMD councilor’s wife poisoned

Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) Councilor’s wife, Boikanyo Mmualefe is fighting for her life after drinking tea with milk suspected to be laced with...

Standard Chartered 5-A-side team off to Anfield

Standard Chartered Bank Botswana's 'Road to Anfield' 5-Aside champions, Botswana Defence Force, left for England, Liverpool yesterday. When the SC international 5-A-side tournament started in...

Robbery and rape suspect remanded in custody

Extension II Magistrate, Ntombizodwa Ncube, has further remanded robbery and serial rape suspect Oscar Venald Chabaya in custody pending police investigations. The 29-year-old Chabaya from...

Youth ministry rebrands

Minister of Youth Empowerment, Sport and Culture Development, Thapelo Olopeng, says they have decided to evaluate and assess the relevance of their programmes and...

Drunken drivers to pay own medical expenses

The Ministry of Health and Wellness (MOHW) has announced a controversial decision to deny medical cover for what they have classified as‘ self- inflicted...

Cycling against cervical cancer

Ouma Cycling Team has embarked on a nation-wide tour to create awareness on cervical cancer in various villages and settlements across the country. The cycling...

Mascom donate towards netball world cup

As Botswana get set to host the Netball World Youth Cup – scheduled for July 8 to 16 – local companies continue to pledge...

Montsho’s return gathers momentum

Following her two-year suspension from athletics for failing a drugs test at the 2014 Commonwealth Games, Amantle Montsho’s return to the sport is gathering...

Knife attack

THIEF STABS COP Thuso Gofetolwang of Ledumadumane Mogoditshane appeared before Broadhurst Magistrate facing three counts of assaulting a police officer, robbery and resisting arrest. Court heard...

Down to the wire

BTC PREMIER LEAGUE SET FOR THRILLING CLIMAX As the 2016/17 BTC Premiership season enters its thrilling final stages, there is still much to be decided. The...

Armed robbery suspect nabbed

Armed robbery suspect Kealeboga Mogale is expected to reappear in court today (Friday) following his arrest on Tuesday at Tlokweng border gate. The 34-year-old Mogale...

Tribute to Tiro

ROLLERS VOW TO WIN THE LEAGUE FOR FALLEN PLAYER Township Rollers have vowed to win the BTC Premier League as a tribute to their fallen...

Police part ways with Letlaamoreng

A recent run of poor performances has led to Police XI Football Club parting ways with their head coach, Maitumelo Junior Letlaamoreng. On Monday, two...

BDP women demand change

Botswana Democratic Party Women’s Wing chairperson, Dorcus Makgato believes the government should conduct gender awareness training for the police, prosecutors and judicial officers. The chairperson...

Metropolitan chess tourney returns

Botswana Chess Federation (BCF) will this weekend host the annual Metropolitan Chess tournament final at Cresta President Hotel in Gaborone. Metropolitan have contributed P120, 000...

Top vs bottom

Prowling popa look to pounce on lowly lovers Township Rollers and Green Lovers: two teams desperate for points for completely different reasons. The two sides meet...

Rollers robbers remanded

Four of the suspects accused of masterminding the recent armed robbery of popular football club Township Rollers have been remanded in custody. However, presiding Magistrate...

Local film producer to shoot new movie

Young, upcoming Motswana film producer, Linnet Vass has announced plans to shoot a new movie, entitled ‘Chief’. The film's plot centres around a trusted and...

Team BW to take Bahamas by storm

Montsho leads ladies relay teams in the World Relay meet This weekend Amantle Montsho will feature in the international relay competitions for the first time...

IWG empowers women in sport

International Working Group on Women and Sport (IWG) is holding a three day Youth Leadership Camp for mentoring and empowerment of young girls in...