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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...

Mother attempts suicide after killing her own children

Mogoditshane Police are investigating a case in which a 31-year-old Zimbabwean mother brutally killed her two children with a knife on Friday morning at...

Soldier pleads guilty to burglary

A 23- year-old soldier at Glen Valley Botswana Defence Force camp has pleaded guilty to two counts of house burglary and theft. Broadhurst Magistrate Court...

Botho university offers MBA

Botho University (BU) Team Leader- Social Media & Brand Development, Boitumelo Kaetwa, says the fast growing tertiary institution now offers Master of Business Administration...

Artists call for skills training

Local artists have called on Human Resource Development Council (HRDC) to invest in their skills training and development. The call was made during the HRDC...

Zebras’ last kick for Khama

Bright hoping to give out-going President a perfect welfare gift Botswana National Team Head Coach Major David Bright says they do not have any gift...

Cracks in the Popa throne

Teenage Mpote linked with Police XI A storm is brewing within the Top 8 Champions and CAF Champions League history makers Township Rollers' technical team. Voice...

Nine security officers in court for murder

Nine Jay Guard Security officers accused of beating a suspected thief to death appeared in court on Tuesday charged with Murder. Lemogang Keothopile, Tashaha Amon,...

Murder suspect remanded to give way to investigations

Broadhurst Chief Magistrate, Faith Ngandu yesterday denied murder accused, Thato Tsametse, bail pending police investigations. The 29-year-old Tsametse of Tumasera is accused of killing his...

Orapa United part ways with Nare

Orapa United have parted ways with their Assistant Coach, Daniel Chico Nare, following his lengthy suspension from the club. Nare joined Orapa last year November...

BTV crime reporter exposed to danger

*Televised suspected thief targets Thamage *Journalist lays a threat to kill charge Celebrity Journalist, Onkutlwile Thamage who has become famous for parading petty criminals and marijuana...

Rollers jubilant as they sail through to the CAF group stages

Township Rollers were the toast of the day yesterday (Saturday) as they made the nation proud by sailing through to the CAF League Championship...

Honoured by the queen

Despite recently turning 23, Gogontlejang Phaladi is already one of the country’s longest serving human rights activists. At the age of five, the Maunatlala-native founded...