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Suspected cab thief nabbed

Broadhurst Police have arrested a man who has been on the run since yesterday after he allegedly stole a Honda Fit vehicle...

Makgophe cracks the whip on corrupt police officers

Botswana Police Commissioner, Keabetswe Makgophe, is said to have suspended eleven police officers from work in a move to weed out corruption...

Charges withdrawn against seven in Thapane case

The State, last week withdrew charges against seven accused persons in the late Solomon Thapane’s case which was before Regional Magistrate Masilo...

Knife-wielding robber arrested for killing victim

Gaborone West Police have arrested murder suspect, Joseph ‘Jozi’ Boheto who has been on the run after he allegedly killed his robbery...

CEOs and Directors drilled on Human Resource matters

World renowned human resource academic, Professor Paul Evans, last week had an evening talk with Chief Executive Officers and Human Resource Directors...

Producing TV gold

The colourful producer revolutionising local TV Samuel Ngwenya is an expert in his field. The...

Suspected killer husband loses bail

Broadhurst Chief Magistrate, Linah Oahile-Mokibe, this Tuesday ordered that Ernerst Legwale and Hamadi Mkhuha be remanded in custody after she committed their...

Doing it for charity

Out of over 50, 000 Chevening alumni, Kagiso Madibana was one of just four featured on the Global Chevening Impact Report.

Black Forest fight for survival

Black Forest Coach, Reetsang Letlole, believes his team still has a chance to survive relegation from the BTC Premiership.

I didn’t mean to kill him- Accused

A man accused of killing his friend last Monday, told Magistrate Lindiwe Mokgoro of Village Magistrates court that the murder was an...

The zebra stole my goats!

NATO NABBED FOR STOCK THEFT Widely regarded as one of the country’s best defensive midfielders, soccer star Ofentse ‘Size...

Preparations for GIM2019 on track

Gaborone International Meet (GIM) Local Organising Committee General Manager Kitso Kemoeng says they are ready to host the 3rd annual athletics event.

Deafening progress

DTCB SPONSOR NATIONAL DEAF SPORTS GAMES Diamond Trading Company Botswana (DTCB) this week unveiled their sponsorship of P306, 000...

Pangolin poaching lands men in soup

Chief Magistrate Goodwill Makofi has expressed concern at the rate at which an endangered animal; the Pangolin is being poached of late.

Stuttering Rollers seek redemption

POPA RETURN TO LEAGUE AGAINST ORAPA Having crashed out of the Mascom Top8 in spectacular fashion, Township Rollers will...

Cell City give away two cars

The climax of Cell City’s Hisense/Orange promo saw two lucky customers receive the keys to their brand new Toyota Hilux single cabs...

Court summons murder accused’s relatives

Chief Magistrate Goodwill Makofi of Village Magistrates court has issued an order calling upon murder accused- Kaone Lentswe’s relatives to explain why...

Dark days for Major Bright

Zebra's coach could be fired on Friday 18 turbulent months after he took over, it appears Major David Bright’s...

Madibana named in Chevening impact report

Kagiso Madibana is the only Motswana out of the 50 000 chevening graduates around the world who featured in the global impact...

A huge home run

JAPAN PARTNERS WITH BOTSWANA IN SOFTBALL DEVELOPMENT Botswana Softball Association (BSA) will embark on a month-long technical exchange programme...

Court dismisses convicted cab driver killers’ appeal

The Court of Appeal has dismissed Matshidiso Boikanyo and Moabi Mabiletsa’s death sentence appeal following a murder conviction for killing cab driver,...

Fired-up BDF set for ‘war’

Army Boys target galactic Top 8 comeback Although they trial by a single goal after a hard-fought first leg...

Gaborone divided

GU AIMING TO POP POPA'S 2-0 BUBBLE Capital crunch take two will play out at the National Stadium on...

Police arrest last of the seven murder suspects

Suspected murderer, Tshepo David who has been on the run appeared before Village Magistrate court this Tuesday, together with seven others facing...

Sadique’s mother urgent application unconvincing

Justice Monametsi Gaongalelwe has that he was not convinced by the arguments on why Sadique’s mother, Jeannette Mooketsi should get her car...

Relatives of killer suspect abandon him

Kaone Lentswe who is accused of robbery and murder of his aunt is still in custody though he was granted bail last...

Sibanda’s struggle

Athlete's mum accuses BAA of abandoning injured son Once tipped as a future World Champion, Karabo Sibanda’s rise...

The kalahari Ferrari branches out

Local motorsport pin-up goes global In 1992, five-year-old Ross Branch watched in hypnotized awe as the Dakar Rally came...

DCEC is riding on Judge Motumise’s order- Ngakaagae

Bakang Seretse's attorney, Kgosi Ngakayagae, says the Directorate on Corruption and Economic Crime (DCEC) is using Judge Omphemetse Motumise's eviction order to...

Riding with his mom

Branch gets inspiration from late mother for historic Dakar Rally win Ross Branch says finishing 12th and being crowned...

Setsile gives Galaxy a crucial parting shot

Thero Setsile was the toast of the day as his solitary goal gave Jwaneng Galaxy their much needed victory against BDF XI...

Local teen shines on international stage

Despite failing to land a position in the local Hope Pageant last August, Shaheeda Magalie was determined not to give up on...

Portrait of a budding writer

Bongani Gerald Malunga is the youngest local newspaper Sports Editor. He started his journalism career in 2012 at...

Jail is not a hotel, please grant me bail- Nkomazana

Nearly three years after he was incarcerated for fleecing his late boss of P3.9 million, Zimbabwean gardener- Bhekhizwe Nkomazana today changed his...

Nephew remanded for robbing and killing aunt

A Broadhurst Magistrates court has further remanded in custody, a man accused of robbing and killing his own aunt at Mmamashia village.

2018 JCE results announced

Botswana Examination Council (BEC) has announced the release of the 2018 Junior Certificate Examination results. BEC Corporate Communications Manager,...

Suspected killer husband’s case committed to high court

Two of the suspects in the infamous ‘mistaken identity murder’ have had their case committed to High Court for trial.

Murder accused denied bail

Magistrate Matlhodi Paya of Village Magistrates Court this morning denied murder accused, Tumisang Mompati, bail pending police investigations. Court...

Cab driver suspected killers appeal death sentence

Two men who were sentenced to death by Justice Maruping Dibotelo in 2017 for the muder of a cab driver are appealing...

Mafa mum on Sundowns move

Township Rollers Manager, Motshegetsi Mafa is allegedly on his way out of the most successful club in the country to take up...