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Man on a mission

Botswana's youngest ambassador In 2014 he was appointed the High Commissioner of the Republic of Botswana to South Africa. His Excellency, Zenene Sinombe, who professes to...

Berry’s back

Singer set to release new single Controversial poet turned musician Berry Heart has been hard at work in the recording studio and is set to...

Junior Miss Botswana set for revolutionary change

Preparations for this year’s instalment of the Junior Miss Botswana (JMB) pageant are underway, with audition dates set to be announced soon. The pageantry is...

Davids’ wife drags mistress to court

Member of Parliament (MP) for Mochudi East, Isaac Davids’s wife, Banyenyi Davids has filed a marriage-wrecking suit against her husband’s alleged mistress, Motshegetsi Lesaane. Initially...

Bailed murder suspect kills again

In a shocking incident that left Tsolamosese residents in fear, a man who was on bail for murder killed one woman and left another...

Miss Botswana brings fashion and modelling with a difference

Miss Botswana 2015 Seneo Mabengano through season sensations will on May 27 host their inaugural fashion show dubbed season sensations fashion show. The show will...

Visa for What?

* Major 1 not aware of visa requirements * It's for security reasons- Minister Batshu Popular Prophet, Shepherd Huxley Bushiri of Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) church...

‘Socialiser’ closes Orange Letlhafula 2017 with a bang

The annual event orange letlhafula wrapped up with a bang this evening at Botswana craft. The annual event, supported by The Voice Newspaper, was a...

A royal mess

Local artists yet to receive Bot50 royalties Seven months after the event and local artists have still not received their ‘Bot50 royalties’. Last year, whilst the...

Operation Tlatsa Lebala standing at 80%

As of Tuesday morning, local musician Kast’s dream of filling the National Stadium with an all local line up was standing at almost 80%...

BoB maintains bank rate

Bank of Botswana (BoB) say they are not too worried about the current downgrade of South Africa’s credit ratings, otherwise labelled ‘junk status’, as...

Lost and found woman speaks out

"I needed time to be alone" The missing woman who made national headlines when she seemingly vanished into thin air two months ago, only to...

Tlatsa Lebala Loading

With less than 24 hours to go before the much awaited Tlatsa Lebala event, ticket sales for the music festival currently stand at around...

VISA for Bushiri to enter Botswana

In a recent development, Prophet Shepherd Bushiri has been declared a Person Required to obtain a VISA to enter Botswana. Government Notice No. 271 of...

Thutlwe rules

As he getS another chance In 2014, at the tender age of 30, Kagiso Thutlwe became the youngest mayor of the capital city, Gaborone. This week,...

I want P540 million

Pardoned ex-convict demands VIP land, e-passport a farm, a business and a driver’s licence A pardon for a convicted rapist has landed the Office of...

Gone but not forgotten

Local stars pay tribute to Steez On Sunday morning, Batswana woke to the sad new that TV personality and rapper Steez had died in a...

Gaborone mayor charged with drunken driving

Recently re-elected Gaborone Mayor, Kagiso Thutlwe has fallen from hero to zero with the news that he will be in court for a drunken...

UDC unconcerned at “Mokoko’s” Tlokweng Election Entry

The Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) claim to be unconcerned at Friday’s shock news that a third, independent candidate will stand for the Tlokweng...

Guma’s grief

Known for his no nonsense attitude during parliamentary proceedings, Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) big-wig Samson Moyo Guma does not suffer fools gladly. Visiting the outspoken...

Molosi’s ‘We Are All Blue’ premiers this winter

This winter, one of the country’s most successful and talented actors, Donald Molosi will release a Docu-film, titled ‘We Are All Blue’. The film, for...

Motumisi triumphs over Khama

•"You were dead wrong" judges tell Khama The law Society of Botswana (LSB) on Wednesday Morning prevailed over President Ian Khama in a case in...

Dramaboi eyes world tour

2017 is shaping up to be another eventful year for local Motswako sensation Dramaboi. The 24-year-old rapper, real name Thuto Ramphaleng, is busy planning his...

Breaking news: Missing woman returns

In a twist to the shocking incident initially suspected to be suicide, Caroline Roberts-Otto who was reported missing in March handed herself to the...

Charma Gal talks fund raising album launch event

This Friday all roads lead to the Duma FM grounds where Mosakaso singer Charma Gal will host her “keya Mokolodi” album launch pre-party. The album title track recently...

STEPS Botswana hosts successful film screening

The local ancillary of Social Transformation and Empowerment Project (STEPS), recently cast some light into the dark realities of corrupt practices by multinational companies...

Disgraced AFM pastor arraigned

Four thugs claim they attacked the pastor for failing to pay them for wife's murder Battered and bruised, the once celebrated Apostolic Faith Mission (AFM)...

Busted

Founding ombudsman's wife in court for P50 000 bribery Amid thrilling tales of undercover sting operations and bribery, the trial of Magdeline Maine, widow of...

Mr Price Group eyes FWB

Next weekend the city capital will host the biggest fashion event in the country dubbed Fashion Without Boarders (FWB). At the event, African giant, Boss...

Hamptons organisers court UB40, Lionel Richie, Jill Scott for next year’s...

This year’s instalment of the annual Hamptons Jazz Festival has been cancelled. Organisers have said that the show will now be hosted in March next...

Orange Letlhafula slated for May 6

The annual Orange Letlhafula will this year be celebrated on May 6th under the theme A Re Ipele Dijo, Mmino, Kapari, le Mowa Wa...

Return of the Prodigal son

Many voters are waiting with bated breath for President Ian Khama to issue a writ for the Tlokweng constituency bye- election. Tlokweng fell vacant when...

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...