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Murder she wrote

  Letter claims missing woman was a member of a cult The frantic search for Caroline Roberts-Otto, the woman who went missing in Gaborone last week...

She’s back!

Charma Gal’s journey from ‘Phakalane’ to Mokolodi   Known for her provocative and often controversial lyrics, one of the country’s most versatile singer-songwriters, Charma Gal has...

BCPWL to petition government

Botswana Congress Party Women’s league (BCPWL) say they will petition government to address what they call a seven-year-old education crisis in the country. The BCPWL...

Orange sued for defamation

Mobile network company Orange Botswana was this week slapped with court papers, charged with 'invasion of privacy'. This was after a woman, cited in court...

Kgosi to testify in court

For the first time since his appointment, Director General of Intelligence and Security Services, Isaac Kgosi, will testify in court when his high profile...

Master Dee hits back at My Star winner

  Following last week's revelation by former talent show 'My Star' winner, Ontefetse Osego, that he has not received all his cash prize, the show's...

Thabo Masilo admits to murder

Murder accused, Thabo Masilo, has admitted to the infamous murder of a St Josephs College student, Tshepang Motlhabane, in Gaborone's Phase IV location five...

Obey court orders or face arrest magistrate tells Makgalemele

The Assistant Minister of Health and Wellness, Phillip Makgalemele has been instructed to obey court orders or face prison. Passing judgement on Makgalemele on Wednesday...

My star winner demands payment

Whilst this year’s competition just recently kicked off this past Friday in Gaborone with the top 41 launch, My Star past winner Ontefetse Osego...

Khama wants third term in office- Nasha

Former National Assembly speaker, Dr Margaret Nasha says that President Ian Khama may seek a third term in office by way of the new...

Nkate’s next move

Jacob Nkate is no stranger to the limelight. His former roles include Secretary General of the Botswana Democratic Party, Minister of Education and CEO...

‘Khama’s not to blame’

Venson-Moitoi defends President's AU absence The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi, is adamant that President Ian Khama’s absence from most African...

My Star’s Master Dee finally bows down to pressure

After 10 seasons, the brand and face behind 'My Star' talent search show has given up his throne and has taken a step back...

Khama endorses Ndaba in UDC leadership saga

President Ian Khama believes Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) leader Ndaba Gaolatlhe should be president of the coalition Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC). He says...

Charma Gal to feature Mtukudzi on upcoming album

Superstar songstress Charma Gal will have to come up with something special to eclipse the huge success achieved by her award-winning previous album, ‘Sekuta...

Boko vows to take Guma, Khama and Masisi to prison

*Rasesa election this weekend Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) President, Duma Boko, says he will not hesitate taking corrupt politicians to prison should his party...

The budget speech should address basic education needs- BOSETU

The Botswana Sectors of Education Trade Union (BOSETU) has called on the Minister of Finance Kenneth Matambo to allocate a bigger share of budget...

Khama, Bissau to smoke out drug mules

Bissau injects 1 million pula -Informers will be paid P500 The last time he made headlines was when he was involved in a bloody brawl...

BNF retains UDC Presidency

P1000 for UDC membership, UDC congress slated for July, Saleshando shipped to another constituency. The newly launched Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) coalition today announced...

Khama, Boko, Kgosi face off over threat to kill

I am not your witness- Boko The Extension II magistrate court was this morning crammed to capacity when presiding Magistrate Batho Kgerethwa heard a fresh...

Kgosi lays threat to kill charges against Boko’s associate

Director General of the Directorate of Intelligence and Security (DISS), Isaac Kgosi, is tomorrow expected to square up in court with Opposition leader, Duma...

Dikgosi demand sitting allowance

In a heated exchange this morning at the official opening of the 7th meeting of the 3rd Ntlo ya Dikgosi, some Magosi came with...

Moitoi ready for today’s AU chair election

Botswana’s Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi says she is busy “mopping up any last minute votes” for this afternoon’s African Union (AU) Commission chairperson position. Speaking to the...

Sheillah reps Botswana at BBA Nigeria premier

Former beauty queen and Big Brother Africa (BBA) Botswana representative, Sheillah Molelekwa was the only Motswana to feature at this weekend’s premier of Big...

BOFEPUSU slams Khama for divide and rule tactics

The Botswana Federation of Public Sector Unions (BOFEPUSU) yesterday slammed President Ian Khama and his government for alienating civil servants. BOFEPUSU claims that government has...

Kgosi Kgafela supports my decision to join BDP- Mmusi

Kgosi Kgafela II's younger brother Mmusi Kgafela says the Bakgatla Paramount Chief has supported his decision to join the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP). Kgafela made...

Kgosi Kgafela supports my decision to join BDP- Mmusi

Bakgatla Paramount Chief, Kgosi Kgafela Kgafela has supported his brother, Mmusi's decision to join the Botswana Democratic Party, (BDP) the younger brother has claimed. Kgafela...

Scare as Flava Dome’s Sadie may never return

still in hospital two weeks on After an awful accident involving veteran promoter Zenzele Hirschfeld and Botswana television (BTV) Flava Dome presenter Sadie Boipelo Dikgaka,...

Amantle Brown on recovery path

After missing out on a few December events she was booked for and being hospitalized after collapsing, Amantle Brown is now on the road...

Pastor in court for rape

In an ongoing case before chief Village Magistrate Mompati Taolo , a 19 year old girl this week bared her soul accusing her pastor...

Desma Basson strikes again

Once popular for spitting creative lyrical venom, the self proclaimed first female of hip hop Ice Queen was this past Friday arrested and detained...

Rick Ross Pockets P1.6m

Considered one of the highlights of 2016 in Botswana entertainment, the annual 2016 Fablefest featuring American rapper and self proclaimed billionaire- Rick Ross, was...

Miss Plus-Size ‘too big’ for international stage

Botswana’s representative at the Miss World plus size international pageant slated for March in Trinidad and Tobago, Mmangaka Tumagole, will not participate at the...

Accused confesses in Zoom Night Club murder

Jaws dropped this morning as a crammed Extension II Magistrates court heard how one of the seven accused in the infamous Zoom night club...

Kast vows to walk 1000 KM for his ‘Tlatsa lebala’ cause

Local rapper, Kast, has announced that he will undertake a 1000 km walk from Gaborone to Maun in a bid to convince Botswana National...

Three arrested in police shoot out

Three men aged between 23 and 41 were arrested and detained by the Gaborone west Police after a police shoot out around 4pm yesterday. The...