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National lottery on the cards

The Gambling Authority is in the process of licencing Botswana’s first-ever National Lottery, which it expects to have completed before the end...

LAHISA games underway

The fourth edition of the Local Authorities and Health Inter Sports Association (LAHISA) Games got under way in Francistown on Wednesday.

Themba Joina speaks out

For the first time since 1994, the President of MELS, Themba Joina will not be contesting in the upcoming General Elections slated...

Jazz xchange presents jazzpel “gospel meets jazz”

Jazz X Change was established to educate, develop and better musicianship, to give musicians the opportunity to experience live performances and learn...

Fantastic five for FWB

Mr Price handpicks 5 designers for a fashion Internship! The annual Fashion Without Borders (FWB) came to a triumphant...

F/Town council owed millions in outstanding rates

Town Clerk urges residents to pay up Francistown council has engaged a robust strategy in a bid to collect...

BTC copper cable theft on the rise

Botswana Telecommunications Corporation Limited (BTC) is experiencing a surge in copper cable theft, both underground and overhead, which has resulted in service...

Former councillor gets 20 years for wife’s murder

Just over five years since strangling his wife to death, disgraced former Radisele councillor, Leatile Rebabedi has been sentenced to 20 years...

Chinese couple fobs off violent robbers

A Francistwn Chinese couple narrowly escaped death on Monday evening, when two heavily built criminals pounced on them at the close of...

Wise Leadership unpacks BSE new guidelines on integrated reporting

Wise Leadership has a goal to advance better integrated reporting in Botswana and help corporate entities. To achieve this...

Discussions on peaceful reunification of the Korean Peninsula continues

On 1st and 2nd ofApril 2019, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Romania alongside Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light (HWPL),...

MultiChoice launches online MTF portal

MultiChoice Botswana through the MultiChoice talent factory (MTF) this week launched the much anticipated MTF portal. The online portal...

SA police arrest hijack suspects

South African police have finally narrowed their investigations into a spate of hijack incidents targeting especially, Botswana registered vehicles.Three suspects aged 25,...

Iconic fashion brand, cotton on launches first store in Botswana

On the 1st of March 2019, the Australian retail clothing giant, COTTON ON, officially opened its first store in Botswana.

Mascom hands over USAF schools connectivity project

In 2017, the Universal Access & Service Fund (UASF) awarded Mascom a project to upgrade base stations to enable 3G and provision...

BancABC increases footprint

GFollowing its previous listing on the Botswana Stock Exchange Limited (BSEL) in December 2018, BancABC has widened its product and service offerings...

Son of the soil attracts bumper crowd

After a one year hiatus, cultural and music event ‘Son of the Soil’ returned amid jubilation yesterday as a bumper crowd thronged...

Gay sex case before full High Court bench next week

On Thursday, 14 March 2019, a full bench of the Botswana High Court, sitting before the Honourable Judge A.B Tafa, the Honourable...

Drunk in Love

Valentine’s Day is upon us once again; a day that most people express affection towards their loved ones in many different ways....

Delayed justice

Man convicted of wife’s murder 10 years later #Tried to cover-up her death as a car accident The wheels...

Sereetsi & the Natives to perform at MTN Bushfire

Continuing to mark their footprint across the international stages, local group Sereetsi & the Natives will mark Botswana’s return to the MTN...

Celeb edition with Onkgopotse Mugende aka Mdala ka Tjeludo

Onkgopotse Mugende better known as Mdala ka Tjeludo is growing more popular by the day. The 36-year-old Tutume-born...

Thousands rally to promote religious freedom in the wake of World...

United Nations World Interfaith Harmony Week is observedfrom the 1-7 February with the purpose of recognising that the moral imperatives of all...

Could we find a cure for fake news?

How do we immunize journalism against media viruses, fake news and propaganda? Can biology save journalism? Ask researchers at...

Surviving on peanuts

Making ends meet A survey by Statistics Botswana has found that over 70 percent of waged employees earn less...

He grabbed my balls and I hacked him

A middle aged man is fighting for his life at Nyangagbwe Referral Hospital after he was hacked with an axe following a...

The arrest of Isaac Kgosi

How did we reach the ‘Breaking Point’? The swift arrest of the former spy chief; Isaac Kgosi has cemented...

Serowe is not Botswana

In a democracy every adult citizen of sound mind is eligible to be elected president of the country. It was pursuant to...

Drowned man’s body found

The search for a 35 year old man from Sebina who drowned in the Tati River on the 3rd January 2019 has...

Bernini’s blushing with pride

Premium brand Bernini is set to return this festive season. Inspired by a high-spirited zest for life, Bernini,...

CARD FRAUD: HOW DO FRAUDSTERS PREY ON BANKING USERS?

When it comes to the use of your banking card, it is important not to lose sight of basic safety and security...

Dubani- WA- Dubani laid to rest

Hundreds of mourners traversed the country to attend the funeral of veteran Voice Journalist, Dubani- WA Dubani who succumbed to a heart attack last...

Do you know about STEALTHING?

In its daily service provision Botswana Gender Based Violence Prevention & Support Centre encounters diverse issues that are experienced in intimate relationships. Stealthing is one...

Miss festive Francistown shines

After a year hiatus, this weekend Miss Festive Francistown returned to thrill the Ghetto once again. Held at the Civic Centre on Saturday, glitz, glamour...

An african affair

Botswana Companies To Exhibit At Intra Africa Trade Fair It has been confirmed that companies from Botswana will be amongst the exhibitors at the inaugural...

Suspected serial arsonist kicks lawyer from his case

Suspected serial arsonist, Gobuamang Ntsuape, has given his attorney Collin Mugara the boot and requested the Registrar of the High Court to secure him...

Voices in My Head: The Daily Struggle

I managed to resist the urge to use crack for a while now and haven’t had the internal battle that I used to have...

YAMAs 2019 to boost industry exposure

The next edition of the Yarona FM Music Awards (YAMAs) is set to be more than just about music accolades, hype, fan-fare, fashion and...

Minergy firing ahead with Masama Coal Project

Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE)-listed Minergy Limited, a coal mining and trading company which owns 100% of the 390-million tonne Masama Coal Project in the...

Visa and Vivo Energy partner to enhance digital payments

Visa, the global payments technology company and Vivo Energy, the company that markets and distributes Shell-branded fuels and lubricants in Africa, have announced a...