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Cop robbed and slain in senseless attack

Terrified patrons at Domboshaba Bar in Block 8 watched in shock as a bunch of men attacked and killed a police officer on Friday...

Palapye set to rock

Dust ‘N’ Fire, a fiery rock band from Letlhakane have followed the example of legendary rock group Overthrust and organised their own music show The...

Local SMME’s get insurance cover option

In their efforts to extend a helping hand to the local Small, Medium and Micro-sized Enterprises, First National Bank of Botswana (FNBB) recently launched...

BIHL Trust Thomas Tlou Scholarship 2017 Scholars announced

The BIHL Trust Thomas Tlou Scholarship which aims to benefit talented young Batswana with aspirations to pursue postgraduate studies was announced this week. Below are...

World educators gather in South Korea for peace education

“Peace Education Development Forum for Spreading a Culture of Peace” is held in Seoul, Republic of Korea on September 17th Under the current global environment...

Substance Abuse Awareness Month

The Month of August is Substance Abuse Awareness Month (SAAM). This year we have chosen the theme ‘Talk, Unite, Act, Against Drugs’. The theme...

Bank Gaborone opens Maun branch

After 10 years of servicing Batswana in various areas across the country Bank Gaborone is extending its financial services to the Ngamiland area by...

China steps up warning to Botswana over Dalai Lama visit

China stepped up its warning to Botswana on Wednesday over a planned visit by exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama next month, demanding...

Royal fallout

Bahurutshe proceed with plans to drape Mosielele in leopard skin *Bangwaketse appeal cultural ritual plans Bahurutshe-Ba-Goo Manyana have vowed to defy the odds and adorn...

Mugabe’s sons ‘evicted’ from apartment

Harare - President Robert Mugabe's sons were evicted from a luxury apartment block in Johannesburg’s affluent Sandton area because of their "unacceptable behaviour", a...

Lobatse International Beef Festival slated for Saturday

The annual Lobatse International Beef Fest is slated for tomorrow (Saturday, July 29th) at the Lobatse Town Park, in an event that is billed...

Cooking up a storm at LIBF

Prego Steak Roll: INGREDIENTS 4 generous slices of beef fillet steak 15 ml olive oil salt and black pepper to season 15 ml olive oil 3 cloves garlic finely chopped 4...

The Voice celebrates with readers

The Voice Newspaper last weekend brought together its readers as well as the Francistown leadership at a panel discussion and a dinner that were...

Whats cooking at Lobatse International Beef Festival

The Lobatse International Beef Festival is almost upon us; it will be held on the 29th of July at the Lobatse Town Park. if you’re...

Ballet Russia stars come to town

OP Advertising in association with Edouard Miasnikov Agencies (South Africa) has announced the Southern African tour of the Stars of the Ballet Russia. Maitisong Theatre...

Too early to involve UDC- BMD

Troubled Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD)'s Ndaba/Mmolotsi faction says it will only involve the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) in its affairs if the...

Reporters advocate Freedom of Expression for Democracy

 “Consistent with Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the establishment, maintenance and fostering of an independent, pluralistic and free press is...

BMD remain divided after congress

The controversial Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) congress came to an end today with Sidney Pilane and Ndaba Gaolathe claiming the party presidency after...

Why Me?

Why can’t I just act as normal as everyone else? It’s not like I am any different from my friends but it seems like...

The organiser

At the age of 31, Joseph Manuel has already established himself as one of Botswana’s most respected and sought-after events organisers. The Mogobane native is...

NDB receive fiery feedback from customers

The National Development Bank (NDB) held a customer forum at their Francistown offices last Thursday. The Government-owned bank, which was established in 1963, dedicated the...

What’s cooking at the Lobatse International Beef Festival

The Lobatse International Beef Festival is almost upon us; it will be held on the 29th of July at the Lobatse Town Park. If you’re...

Countdown to Orange Phikwe National Marathon

Since its inception in 1985, the marathon prides itself in having established athletes of international repute. In 2000 Tiyapo Maso qualified to compete in the...

Annual sport and fitness expo

Dream Drivers Events will hold the first Annual Sport and Fitness Expo that at Airport Junction Mall this Saturday. The event is a platform of...

Annual sport and fitness expo

Dream Drivers Events will hold the first Annual Sport and Fitness Expo that at Airport Junction Mall this Saturday. The event is a platform of...

Beaten bandit lucky to be alive

A suspected habitual thief paid a painful price for his ‘sticky fingers’ when he was beaten to a bloody pulp for stealing. Two weeks ago,...

Francistown hairdresser hangs himself

A popular Francistown hairdresser hung himself in the early hours of Sunday morning – two days after telling workmates he was contemplating suicide. 29-year-old Ntungwa...

BOSETU to hold wellness day

Botswana Sector of Educators Trade Union (BOSETU) will hold a wellness and fitness day for its members in and around Francistown on Saturday (8...

Casino revenue increases

The 2015/16 financial period indicates a slight increase of P225 206 160 in gambling revenue compared to P224 665 758 in the previous period. According...

Who’s Child Are You?

"Tota gatwe o ngwana wa ga mang?’’ (Who’s child are you?) This is a question that I asked my son the time I realised...

Good Radio Awards on the cards

A week after the official launch of The Good Radio Awards, organisers held a press briefing at Virgin Brew offices on Sunday morning to...

Con-artist nabbed

This young woman from Maun has been posing as a daughter of Assistant Minister of Local Government, Botlogile Tshireletso, for the past three years...

Had I Known… My Story

If only I used the opportunities I had on education the way I used them on substances, then I would have a bright future...

Afrobella celebrates June 16 fashionably

Explosions of African themed color and cutting-edge designs were the talk of the night at the celebration of the Day of the African Child,...

Timba trading donates to car guards

Timba Trading have, in response to the presidential appeal to help the underprivileged, donated winter blankets, shoes and winter hoodies (jackets) to 30 young...

Child Protection; What’s Your Role?

Substance abuse amongst children is increasingly becoming a growing concern in Botswana. As we commemorate the Day of the African Child under the theme “Accelerating...

Why i went out naked in public

I Wear What I Want protesters speak out As a young high school girl growing up in Gaborone, Amantle Mapoka has lived with the humiliation projected...

Motswafere purring with ‘Pleasure’

2017 is shaping up to be quite a year for 24-year-old local singer Motswaferé who released his debut music video single titled ‘Pleasure’ at...

More casino licenses up for grabs

The Gambling Authority will be issuing five more casino licences before the end of the year, bringing the total number of casinos in Botswana...