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BDC BOOSTS BUSINESSES

Botswana Development Corporation (BDC) has funded Palapye glass project which started in May last year and is expected to finish in December with P530...

GNT IN PREMIER LEAGUE

After two seasons in the first division north league, Great North Tigers are now back in top flight football. The Francistowners booked their place...

HELPING HANDS

Community donates to mother of quads The single mum who appealed for help after recently giving birth to quadruplets has received help from...

MVA FUND OPENS OFFICE IN SELIBE-PHIKWE

Motor Vehicle Accident Fund opened its offices in Selibe Phikwe on Saturday so it can bring its services closer to the people. The fund has...

MP applauds Red Cross

Deputy Speaker and Member of parliament for Tonota, Pono Moatlhodi has applauded the Botswana Red Cross Society for coming to the rescue of stranded...

“IT’S A FIX”

•    Miscellaneous coach cries foul •    Motlakase accused of match rigging as basement battle turns nasty Acrimony and suspicion are features not only of the on-going...

YOUNG MUM WELCOMES QUADRUPLETS

But wonders how she will manage A young mum who gave birth to quads last week is counting both her blessings and the cost...

FIGHT FOR SURVIVAL
By PORTIA NGWAKO

Township Rollers has retained it’s be Mobile title and now a fight remains at the bottom of the league table. It is clear that...

MAKGABANENG HOLDS HEALTH FAIR

Makgabaneng radio drama in collaboration with the Ministry of Health last weekend held a health fair in Francistown under the theme ‘Safe Male Circumcision’....

RACE FOR THE FINAL

MOTLAKASE CHASE CUP GLORY take on 2009 winners Santos in the Coke Cup semi-final at the Molepolole Sports complex. The Palapye based team, who play in...

NATA SENIOR SCHOOL OPENS

Nata villagers will no longer be sending their children to far away schools for their secondary education as Nata Senior School has been opened....

BDF REMEMBERS FALLEN HEROES

Botswana Defence Force on Saturday honoured 15 fallen heroes who passed away in the horrific Lesoma ambush of 1978 and those who lost their...

CHIEFS RUN RIOT

Chouka torn apart in mid-week slaughter Motlakase showed why they have won just four games this season and conceded 51goals when they lost in a...

RUGBY GETS BALL ROLLING

The Northern Rugby league has just resumed and this weekend, Eastern Military Garrison Gunners will host Francistown based BDF Ghetto Sharks at Selebi-Phikwe. Sharks had...

L&CCT HIT BY FINANCIAL CRISIS

Light and Courage Center Trust, a non governmental organisation  that provides hostile care and support to people living with HIV/AIDS is likely to close...

SOUTHERN TEAM WINS SWIMMING TORNEY

Schools in both the northern and southern parts of the country held their 21st year of swimming tournament at Clifton school in Francistown. 
Thirteen...

MISS BOTSWANA IN THE MAKING

Voice girl Portia Ngwako tries her luck at last week’s auditions in Francistown Sometimes a person should try new things in life. I mean...

MISS BOTSWANA IN THE MAKING

Voice girl Portia Ngwako tries her luck at last week’s auditions in Francistown Sometimes a person should try new things in life. I mean it’s...

SANTOS NEXT ON ROLLERS’ MENU

SANTOS COURT ROLLERS After putting 10 goals past Ecco City Greens within a space of four days, Township Rollers are in a good position to...

SANTOS AND GU STAGGER ON TO MEET IN COKE CUP LAST...

Having disposed of minnows BR Highlanders, we follow Santos into the last sixteen of the Coke Cup as they face the sterner challenge of...

KILLED IN LINE OF DUTY

Wildlife officer fatally attacked by a buffalo A 37 year old wildlife officer Antonio ‘Tony’ Nleya was recently attacked and killed by a buffalo...

AIMING HIGH

Highlanders out to upset Santos in Coke Cup So it s goodbye to Amakhosi and hello to BR Highlanders as we follow our round by...

AMAKHOSI RISING

Second division outfit make progress in Coke Cup Celebrating its 20th birthday the country’s premier knock out competition kicked off last weekend when 64 teams...

ECCO FIRES MOYO

Ecco City Greens has parted ways with coach Maxwel ‘Malume’Moyo. His sacking comes a few days after his side’s shock 1-0 defeat by rookies...

TASC SHOCK TAFIC

Tasc moved off the bottom of the BeMobile Premier League with a shock 1-0 victory against local rivals Tafic in another exciting derby day...

TASC LOW ON CONFIDENCE FOR TACIC DERBY CLASH

The derby between Tafic and Tasc is one of the oldest fixtures in the sporting calendar, and despite the difference in their league status,...

TIME ON THEIR HANDS

Delay in form three results leaves students at loose end The delay in processing form three results has left many students stranded at home.With the...

HERE TO STAY

Tafic striker denies transfer speculation Tafic’s goal scoring sensation Clarkson Dzimbiri has pledged his long-term future to the club as his goals continue to keep...

TAFIC IMPROVE FORTUNES

The description of the Matjimenyenga Boys as ‘troubled Tafic,’ may be a thing of the past as the Francistowners continued their impressive improvement in...

BOCCIM TO HOLD NORTHERN YOUTH EXPO

BOCCIM will hold Northern Youth Expo for the first time in Francistown from 24-26 March this year under the theme ‘Accelerating Youth Entrepreneurs Contribution...

FRAFA HELD EMERGENCY MEETING

(FRAFA), Francistown Regional Football Association’s problem of office space will come to an end as the world Group of Companies has pledged to partly...

BDF XI SIGNS NEW KEEPER

The transfer window is open and players are moving from one team to another. Division 1 side Francistown Combination Stars have lost their goalkeeper...

CHARMING CHARMA ROCKS BOBONONG

THE hit song, Matebele which rocked Botswana last year oozed from the Bobonong community hall on the 28 of December as Babirwa came to...

TATI NICKEL’S HELPING HAND

Tati Nickel Mining Company (TNMC) have demonstrated their commitment to the national vision 2016, by recognizing and community development. 
TNMC education programme with the...

DIVISION 2 HIT BY FINANCIAL CRISIS

North division 2 teams claim lack of sponsorship for their league contributes to their poor performance. Players do not camp because of lack of...

BOCCIM DINNER A SUCCESS

BOCCIM held their annual northern dinner last weekend under the theme ‘Government Expectations from Private Sector if the country’s Revenue Continues to Decline’. In her...

CHAMPIONSHIP TIME AT KUFUKAN

Kofukan will this weekend hold regional junior and senior championships. The northern region will be represented by Kagiso and Thebe clubs and Kagiso whose...

Caught red-handed

Two drivers of Ihawu Holdings in Francistown who were caught draining diesel from their employer’s car have been sentenced to one year behind bars. Kabelo...

Troopers’ reign to splinter

For the first time in basketball League, BDF Splinters managed to reach the quarter finals. Splinters managed to reach this far by walloping Flames...

TOUGH TASC REACHES QUARTER FINALS

The defending netball league Champions Tasc, will this weekend battle out with other seven teams in the Spar league quarter finals in Francistown. The...