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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...

This is my final walk- Kast

Local musician Tshepiso Molapisi also known as Kast has declared this year's walk as his very last. Kast said he is hanging his boots this...

Breaking: NPF ruling postponed

Broadhurst Regional Magistrate, Christopher Gabanagae, has postponed to June 8th his ruling in a case where businessman Bakang Seretse and his co-accused seek to...

Wizards dancer passes away

Popular house Kwasa group, Wizards of the desert have confirmed the death of one of their celebrity dancers, Tabona Seretse. Seretse passed away this morning...

Butchered

Husband follows blood trail to find wife's lifeless body A blood splattered kitchen and shovel hint at the terrifying last moments of 27-year-old Ellionair Ndlovu,...

South african comic duo sell out GICC

Inspiration is often found in the unlikeliest of places. A slip up by an immigration officer and three years later the comedy tour, ‘We are...

Lobatse Beef Festival slated for June 30th

The 6th annual Lobatse International Beef Festival (LIBF) will be held at the Lobatse Town Park on the 30th of June. Founded in March 2013...

Hamptons Humiliation

Jazz festival reported to authorities Outstanding refunds total almost P40, 000 The aftermath of last month’s Hamptons Jazz Festival continues to kick up a stink, with...

The hyena is not mine!

Funeral palour explains beast in premises Managing Director (MD) of Olitha Funeral Parlour in Mogoditshane, Calvin Ngwape has dissociated himself from a hyena that was...

Isaac Kgosi fired

# 'The most powerful man in Botswana' cut down to size # Masis flexes his muscle and fires 'untouchable' Kgosi For many, the news that...

The Hamptons: behind the scenes with Shazz

Billy Ocean reveals why show was originally postponed * Budhaza left stranded * Debbie Smith nowhere to be found The much-anticipated Hamptons Jazz festival, which...

Radio presenter turns novelist

Female radio personality debuts memoir: Naledi Confessions Local female radio personality and journalist Rorisang Mogojwe this week released her first book titled Naledi Confessions. Sold at...

Zakes Bantwini back in Bots

Six years after his last performance on Botswana soil, South African record producer and singer Zakes Bantwini makes his long-awaited return to the country...

GICC to host comedy giants

Tumi Morake, Ndumiso Lindi debuts in Botswana Two South African comedy giants, Tumi Morake and Ndumiso Lindi are expected to tickle their audience at a...

The President’s right hand man

Soft-spoken but no pushover He was first introduced to political activism in his University of Botswana (UB) days as a Bachelor of Arts Humanities student. Fast...

Blackbeard stole my baby

She gave up the child willingly - Blackbeard's mother In law Did the mother of a two-year-old baby give her up for adoption or was...

Zero hype over Tlatsa lebala

No Venue, No date Local rapper, Kast began his 2000 KM journey about three weeks ago on yet another campaign to create hype around his...

Sereetsi and the natives release Motoko

Album launch in September After a three year hiatus the much anticipated Sereetsi and the natives sophomore album titled Motokwe will finally be on the...

Chief Justice finds five guilty of murder

Five men accused of the brutal killing of a security guard back in 2013 were all found guilty of murder by Gaborone High Court...

“I do not consult anyone, not even the President”

The Director General of the Directorate of Intelligence and Security Services (DISS) Isaac Kgosi says he does not consult anyone, including the President of...

Vee’s ‘dark side’ exposed

• Angry dancer links VEE to Ghanaian juju priest • Claims hit maker exploits employees Odiirile Sento popularly known as Vee Wamampeezy is arguably Botswana’s most...

Mma Chiepe’s life story told on stage

Written and acted out by her 27-year-old granddaughter, the story of Mma Chiepe, one of Botswana’s most celebrated woman returns to the Maitisong festival...

Kgosikgolo musical to wow London

Dance group headed for the UK stage A 40- member dance group with a debut musical piece dubbed “Kgosi Kgolo The musical” is headed for...

DISS boss maintains “cool”

The Director General of the Directorate of Intelligence and Security Services (DISS)  Isaac Kgosi this morning told the probing Public Accounts Committee (PAC) that...

“You can never say no to the DISS!” – Kebonang

Former Minister of Mineral Resources, Green Technology and Energy Security, Sadique Kebonang has admitted that ministers and senior government officials fear the Directorate of...