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‘My husband’s debts dent my image’

Chief Magistrate dirvoces 'irresponsible' husband In an interesting twist to a nasty divorce battle between Francistown Chief Magistrate Taboka Mopipi and her husband, Augustine Mopipi,...

DISS pays back the money

The Director General of the Directorate on Intelligence Services (DISS) Peter Magosi has admitted that some of their projects will suffer after they had...

Murder most foul

Jealous man guns down ex girlfriend's new lover It started as a normal Monday morning with Tshiamo waking up early to prepare for her truck...

Dramaboi snubs the YAMAS

Accuses 'key' industry players of sabotage Following his high profile Yarona FM Awards (YAMAs) fallout, in which he told fans not to bother voting for...

How much did Harvey cost?

Renowned American comedian and Television showhost, Steve Harvey was briefly in the country as a surprise guest at last Thursday’s ‘W summit’ courtesy of...

Scramble for Hugh Masekela’s Estate

- Local ‘girlfriend’ Zenzele Hirschfeld to get a piece of the pie - Bra Hugh's cousin/ business partner acknowledges Zen Ten months after the death of...

Diplomat’s divorce turns dirty

# Wife claim's 'their' son is not his A former diplomat and high ranking officer at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Charles Masole is headed...

Fergusons inspire local film makers

Botswana's television exports to South Africa, Shona Ferguson and his wife Connie, have advised local film producers to shift focus from producing content from...

Mascom Live Sessions set for thrilling finale

South African megaband Mi Casa and Han C to perform The much celebrated Mascom Live Sessions is expected to end the year with it’s usual...

End of an era

Tshireletso bids Miss RADP farewell With the excitement and anticipation bubbling nicely ahead of the 6th annual Miss Remote Area Development Programme (RADP), the build...

Women in politics trained

• Gender links hosts political leadership workshop for couNcil candidates In its continued efforts to increase women participation and representation in political office, Gender Links...

A dire shituation

Colon Cleansing leaves woman with horrific injuries With a gaping wound to her stomach, her intestines hanging outside her badly bruised body, 55-year-old Michele Phitu...

Chinese duo fined for conniving to defraud FNB

Village Chief Magistrate Goodwil Makofi on Wednesday passed what many considered a light sentence to two Chinese men who pleaded guilty to fraud. Surviving the...

The necessary evil that is Ozi F Teddy

Whether you love or hate him or you somehow don’t even know him (where have you been?) controversial rapper Ozi F Teddy is arguably...

Celeb edition with Seabelo Modibe

He is arguably one the most sought after music promoters and commentators in the country. This week, Seabelo Modibe, popularly known as Sbizo, was the...

P58 Mil for film content you won’t get to see!

Masisi injects millions into NOW TV Back in March, The Minister of Youth, Sport and Culture Development (MYSCD) Thapelo Olopeng launched the youth television channel,...

National Speaker stripped of bodyguards

Government last week recalled National Speaker, Gladys Kokorwe's security detail in a move viewed by some as a veiled attempt to frustrate former President...

I killed her because she had me by the balls!

•Will Thabo Masilo Hang? •Judgement set for next month It is 14 months since murder-accused Thabilo Masilo presented his final submissions before court. On December 14, he...

Masisi cracks whip on paedophiles

President Mokgweetsi Masisi has revealed that his government will reinforce stiffer laws when it comes sexual predators, especially those targeting children. Masisi during his maiden...

VP fails to intervene in Miss Botswana saga

The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture (MYSC) has refused to smoke a peace pipe with Botswana Council of Women (BCW) leaving beauty queen...

Bottoms up!

The capital city is bracing itself for the first annual Gaborone International Whiskey Tasting Festival (GIWTF), scheduled for November 24 . The not-to-be-missed first of...

Mosako returns with 20-track album

After an eight-year hiatus, legendary ‘Motswakolista’ Mosako is back in the studio putting the finishing touches to his second album, a 20-track offering titled...

Charma Gal drops latest album

Charma Gal has released her latest offering dubbed ‘Lekgamu la Bana’. The award winning songbird excitedly announced the album release last week at a packed...

Batswana travelers inject R10m into SA’s North West Province

Batswana through their visits to neighbouring South Africa, have injected a whopping R10million into the North West Province's tourism sector. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO)...

No MYSC love for Tlatsa Lebala

It appears the Ministry of Youth Sport and Culture Development (MYSC) were behind Tlatsa Lebala’s last minute postponement. This second instalment of the annual music...

MultiChoice Talent Factory launched in Zambia

In the spirit of igniting the region’s creative industries, MultiChoice recently held a glamorous opening ceremony in Lusaka, Zambia, to officially launch their Talent...

South African Hip Hop star HHP dies

Veteran South African Motswakolista star, Hip Hop Pantsola (HHP) born Jabulani Tsambo has passed on at just 38 years of age. South African newspaper, Sowetan,...

Multiple sex partners not cool- First Lady

First lady, Neo Masisi, has cautioned young girls against having multiple sex partners. Masisi was addressing the youngsters at a recent inaugural girls summit that...

GCC owed P16m in outdoor advertising fees

Gaborone City Council (GCC) has expressed concern at the reluctance by some advertising companies to settle their outstanding outdoor advertising fees. Last Friday, Town Clerk-...

Dramaboi soars to new heights

Hip hop star included in same line-up as DJ Khaled at Maftown Heights * Sereetsi, Samantha Mogwe to share stage with Anthony Hamilton The annual...

Dialogue with marketing’s leading lady

Her motto is ‘all things are possible’ and indeed the sky's the limit with Cathy Omoregie. She has just been appointed the new General Manager...

Choppies for the chop?

RAM REMAINS CALM.......DESPITE LOSING P300 MILL IN TWO WEEKS! With a dark cloud of uncertainty hanging over its future, Choppies Limited continues to dominate the...

MultiChoice launches Talent Factory in a night of glitz and glamour

In a night of glitz and glamour- a first of its kind, and as a way of developing talent to tell authentic African Stories,...

Ngami polers battle it out for the fastest in the delta

Winner clocks 13 min 40 sec. Thamalakane River surges and swells at different points throughout the year as it snakes its way to a myriad...

For the love of the country

Angry Zebras take to the field despite grievances over unpaid match fees Despite putting on an impressive display in a 1-0 Independence Day victory over...

Mixead reactions to alcohol levy cut

Consumers celebrate 20% cut > Liqour traders decry looming losses The Alcohol industry has expressed serious reservations about the Government’s 'sudden' cut on the alcohol...

Rising above the storm

A touch of colour amid the confusion With her vivid red hair, bright yellow jumpsuit and bold blue lipstick, Basadi Masimolole nee Molelekeng is one...

Costly blunder

Govt admits wasting close to P480m in BCL saga Botswana government has admitted ‘wasting’ tax payer’s money after approving payment of $45 million (close to...

Convicted rapist pastor granted retrial

It looked like the die was cast His fate in the slammer seemed certain after the judge pronounced him guilty of indecent assault. A stroke of...

Benjamin Dube ready to deliver Gospel Glee

Gaborone is set for another gospel treat as South African Gospel musician, Benjamin Dube is geared to perform in Gaborone at a star studded...