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HT Tautona dishes ‘O njesitseng’

Local Motswakolista HT Tautona has released his latest offering ‘O njesitseng’, the lead single to his upcoming album set to be released soon. Produced by...

Thamaga comes alive with Bush Farm Sundays

As part of their attempts to improve Thamaga’s reputation, the village’s youth have come up with an exciting new concept, ‘Thamaga Bush Farm Sundays. The...

Clap and Tap in Francistown

In its bid to promote Clap and Tap music around the country, Lighthouse Theatre Production will hold a festival in the second city next...

‘Killer husband’ loses child custody

"I am accused of killing their mother but I want custody of my children" In a bitter court battle, a man accused of strangling his...

Jub Jub celebrated release with lots of sex

Controversial South African musician, Jub Jub, has revealed the first thing he did after being released from prison was to have ‘plenty of sex’. In...

Local beauty adds sparkle to South African show

Miss Botswana 2009 second runner up Naledi Willers is set to star in the upcoming reality show, Real Housewives of Johannesburg. In an exclusive interview...

BTO cancels P7, 996, 500 airshow

Botswana Tourism Organisation (BTO) has cancelled Gaborone International Airshow, a P 7, 996, 500 event that duplicated and was in the same geographical area...

Khama’s concern

Former President fears BDP could lose 2019 elections Former President Ian Khama fears the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) could lose next year’s general elections. In an...

Khama sues govt over Kgosi

•What they did is illegal- Khama •Khama uses Boko to take Masisi head on In a landmark case that could shake President Mogweetsi Masisi's administration to...

The big lion roars

He stepped down as the fourth President of Botswana in April after a ten- year rule. Dr. Ian Khama, 65, has however not stopped making...

Trigger happy cops shoot at wrong target

A young man who escaped death by a whisker after police chased, shot at him and beat him to a pulp in a case...

Celebrity dancer back in court for maintenance

Mophato dance theatre group member and celebrated dancer and performer, Isaac Surte, escaped jail by a whisker on Tuesday after he was granted P500...

Dancing all the way to New York

Denzel Washington, Lupito Nyong’o, Oprah Winfrey and Donald Molosi are just some of the blockbuster names that have starred on the Broadway stages. Located in...

CoA upholds death sentence for murder convict

The Court of Appeal (CoA) this morning upheld a High Court's decision to sentence murder convict, Mooketsi Kgosibodiba to death. Kgosibodiba was convicted for the...

Mothusi’s house burnt down

Controversial lawyer, Lyndon Tiro Mothusi’s woes continued this morning as his family was taken in for questioning by the police on suspicion of a...

ATI in South Africa for rehab

Local rapper, Atasaone Molemogi aka ATI, is reportedly going to be missing in action for a while after he was admitted at a rehabilitation...

Celebrity dancer back in court for child maintenance

Mophato dance theatre group member and celebrated dancer and performer, Isaac Surte, escaped jail by a whisker on Tuesday after he was granted P500...

I Love Botswana ensemble headed for Broadway

They wowed the world last year at their debut international performance and come next month, local dynamic dance group ‘I love Botswana ensemble’ is...

Lawyer in P100 000 fraud allegations

Mothusi in trouble again He was once struck off the roll and disbarred from legal practice for over eight years after he served a six...

Joyous Celebration comes to Gabs

Gaborone is up for a joyous celebration next week as one of South Africa's most decorated Gospel choirs, Joyous Celebration, jets into the country...

Motorist dies at the Makgadikgadi Epic

Police in Sowa Town have confirmed the death of a motorist who tragically lost his life in a road accident near the Makgadikgadi Epic...

The writing is on the wall

Kwasa Kwasa Legend Frank Lesokwane, popularly known as Franco by legions of his fans has dropped his 17th album ‘Mene Mene Tekele’ a title...

Masisi vows to fire corrupt ministers

President Mokgweetsi Masisi says there may be another cabinet shake up in the near future should his cabinet ministers under perform or get involved...

GC mayor dumped

• THUTLWE CONFIRMS BREAK UP WITH FIANCE • Alleged Victim denies dropping charges despite Police confirmation The embattled Gaborone city mayor, Kagiso Thutlwe has been jilted...

ZCC’s Lekganyane beyond Botswana courts’ jurisdiction- Attorney

An attorney representing Zion Christian Church (ZCC) leader, Bishop Barnabas Lekganyane, this week told the Court of Appeal (CoA) that it did not have...

‘One Night with Maxy’

Veteran singer celebrates 17 years in the industry Mmagauta, Queen of Sands, Khoisan Maxy, Maxy the Golden Voice, or simply The Diva – these are...

ATI to face the music over Maftown no show

South African promoters want their money back ATI could soon find himself in trouble with the law over his no show at the ‘Maftown Meets...

Costly SA BITC mansion to be sold

Minister of Investment, Trade and Industry, Bogolo Kenewendo, this week told parliament that a P3 Million Botswana Investment and Trade Centre (BITC) mansion in South...

Justice denied

• Police shoddy investigations sets six cops free from Setlampoloka murder charge • "I have never seen such a badly investigated homicide case in all...

Botswana set to welcome The Temptations

Grand Palm brings Motown to Gabs 54 years ago the American group The Temptations set out to revolutionise the ‘Motown’ musical era with their first...

Captivating GIMC 2018

700K to be spent on local artists, 3.5M for overall event Perhaps the biggest musical extravaganza in Botswana, the annual Gaborone International Music and Culture...

Celebrating a different era

70s and 80s 'oldies' reminisce Travelling back in time is normally a ‘reality’ restricted to sci fi movies. However, come June the 15th, the annual ‘70s...

Benson Phuthego lays ‘threat to kill’ charges

Entertainer and television personality, Benson Phuthego, has opened a threat to kill case against Gaborone businessman, David Motawana. Yesterday (Thursday) the 32-year-old Motawana who is...

Man shoots pastor, turns gun on himself

In an incident that has left the residents of Ramotswa with more questions than answers, a local pastor was shot dead before his killer...

Charma gal fights Leshman

•    Court grants Leshman temporary custody After their much-publicized split in February, it looks like there is another ‘war’ looming between former celebrity couple, Charma Gal...

Disgraced

* Sex starved pastor found guilty of indecent assault A disgraced fire church pastor, Mooketsi Lesole has been found guilty of indecent assault against a...

CEDA CEO to testify in Makgato threat to kill case

An accused person in the ongoing threat to kill case involving Minister of National, Immigration and Gender Affairs, Dorcus Makgatho this week called out...

Celebrating Khama’s tenure through the lens

Former President, Ian Khama’s 10 years in office captured by local photographer and blogger, Monirul Bhuiyan have been compiled in a 232 page epic...

BDF pushes Khama further away

A recent savingram detailing how the commander of air forces has instructed the Botswana Defence Force (BDF) to no longer allow former President of...

A superstar explodes

'Mma motse' thrills the nation Initially, Motlha Mompe comes across as a reserved, slightly shy character. Certainly, the softly spoken 24-year-old is not your stereotypical pop...