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Donkey delights

What started as an unusual childhood treat for a young boy growing up in the sun-kissed Southern Kgalagadi village of Werda has blossomed into...

For the love of a grandmother

Nurse, 31, fights for the custody of granny, 89 Lame Mothupi, 31, is a graduate nurse who lives in one rented room in Gaborone and...

BRU grassroots development on course

It was all action as 776 young players showcased their skills in this years annual Botswana Integrated Sports Association (BISA) in conjunction with Botswana...

SAAM is Back

Botswana Substance Abuse Support Network (BOSASNet) has chosen the month of August annually as its Substance Abuse Awareness Month (SAAM). This year, as the month...

Youth urge SADC Presidents to collaborate and achieve peace

The International Peace Youth Group (IPYG), in collaboration with the National Youth Council of Namibia and the Namibia Youth Development Organisation, are spearheading the...

Deadly weekend in Maun

Maun police are investigating a case in which an 18-month-old baby boy was run over by a car at Thito ward on Saturday. According to...

BIHL Trust Thomas Tlou Scholarship Awards 4Batswana

The BIHL Trust Thomas Tlou Scholarship has awarded 4 lucky Batswana with opportunities to study postgraduate programs at local institutions. This year marks 6 years...

Donkey thieves get five-year jail term

Three men were this week slapped with a five years jail term for stealing donkeys. The trio, Gaone Komtsai, 23, his 20 year old nephew;...

PPC empowers Molepolole women through skills training

PPC Botswana last week conducted a skills training workshop in Molepolole at How To Us Investment (PTY)Ltd. How To Us is a women’s sewing company...

Kgori Capital Board appoints Independent Director

The Board of Directors at Kgori Capital (Pty) Limited has announced the appointment of Motsile Stephen Sibanda as an Independent, Non-Executive Director, following relevant...

Traffic accidents claim six lives over Presidential holidays

Police have confirmed that six people died in road accidents over the Presidential holidays – the same number as last year. In an interview with...

Meet Botswana’s cycling olympic hopeful

A young, gifted professional cyclist, Bakang Ebudilwe has been competing since 2014 in both road and mountain biking categories. As a longtime sports enthusiast, it...

No more premier league awards

The BTC Premiership Awards Ceremony slated for the 12th on Thursday have been cancelled for the second time in a year. The awards which were...

Splendid Mazars Junior open

Notwane Tennis Center held Mazars Junior Open Tournament last weekend. This was the 4th official ranking tournament held since the start of the year. They provided...

Three charged in kidnapping actress, holding man naked for 30 hours

Three suspects were charged Tuesday with kidnapping two people from a Los Angeles home and holding one of them naked in a bathtub for...

Letlhakane mine’s diamonds in the rough

Debswana’s Letlhakane Mine Tailings Resource Treatment Project (LMTRTP) recently recovered the first carats from their tailings resource. It is the first time since the mine...

World bank appoint new vice president for Africa

The World Bank have appointed Hafez Ghanem as their new Vice President for Africa – a posting which the Egyptian and French national took...

Meet Botswana’s cycling champion and Olympic hopeful

A young and gifted professional cyclist, Bakang Ebudilwe, has been competing since 2014– in both road and mountain biking categories. As a long-time sports enthusiast,...

BPC Signs First Time Contract for GE Power’s Software Technology

Aligning with Botswana’s commitment to provide energy users access to affordable energy services and improve its grid efficiency, GE Power’s Grid Solution business today...

Letlhakane Mine recovers first carats tailings resource

Debswana’s Letlhakane Mine Tailings Resource Treatment Project (LMTRTP) recently reached their biggest and final milestone through the recovery of the first carats from the...

Co-dependency

(Your Substance Use Affects Me) At BOSASNet we have a number of parents , guardians or even friends who come to seek help on behalf...

No compensation for wild animal attack- DWNP

Leopard attack survivor, Ofentse Humu, says he is determined to get government compensation despite resistance by the Department of wildlife and National Parks (DWNP). As...

Lick your lips for MC Maswe’s ‘lelope’

After a relatively quiet start to 2018, MC Maswe is set to return to the limelight with the release of his latest single, ‘Lelope’. The...

Botswana and Namibia join forces in Operation Tshwaragano

About 1 200 troops from Botswana Defence Force (BDF) and the Namibian Defence Force (NDF) are expected to take part in a combined bilateral...

Kasale Dies

The Voice Newspaper Mourns as Publisher, CEO, dies at 57 Botlhoko Beata Kasale- Kabango, the iconic media guru, The Voice newspaper publisher and Chief Executive...

Maun police on the hunt for armed robbers

Maun police are on the hunt for three men who robbed a 48-year-old Nigerian man at gun point in the early mornings of Thursday...

Introducing Topher Kash

New kid on the block Christopher Nkashama, popularly known as Topher Kash, has vowed to shake up the music industry with his fresh new...

Bank rate unchanged at 5 percent- BOB

Inflation decreased from 3.4 percent in April to 3.3 percent in May 2018 >stays within the objective range The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the...

Khama to auction livestock

Public express mixed feelings over re-sale of gifts Former President, Ian Khama received an unprecedented number of gifts when he left the presidency at the...

Gaborone City Mayor dismisses rape accusations

The Mayor of Gaborone, Kagiso Thutlwe has come out guns blazing to dismiss recent allegations of rape leveled against him as false. In a statement...

Kalakamati murder suspect evades arrest

#DESCRIBED AS EXTREMELY DANGEROUS Five months ago, as the first rays of the morning sun breathed new life into another summer’s day in Kalakamati, 35-year-old...

Aggrieved teachers threaten to down tools

Some aggrieved teachers are threatening to disrupt the July schools ball sports games unless they are paid their allowances for the past Confederation of...

Toyota to support the ‘Road To Dakar’ at 2018 Desert Race

Toyota SA Motors will again be supporting the Road to Dakar initiative at this year’s Toyota Kalahari Botswana 1,000 Desert Race. This race-within-a-race was previously...

BERA stars at northern trade fair

The new kid on the block, Botswana Energy Regulatory Authority (BERA) scooped position two in the Parastatal Division at the just ended Business Botswana...

IDM leaves a mark at BBNTF

As one of the few educational institutions exhibiting at the annual Business Botswana Northern Trade Fair, Institute of Development Management (IDM) made sure to...

‘Mining can still shape Botswana’s future!’ – Marcus Ter Haar

‘Is tourism Botswana’s hope amidst dwindling mining fortunes?’ This was the official theme for Business Botswana’s 24th annual Northern Trade Fair held at the organisation’s...

Lerala mine bought for P80 million

The Lerala diamond mine, in the Palapye region of Botswana, on Wednesday sold for more than $8-million in an online auction. The winning bidder, which...

Plastic carrier bags ban to be effected in November

The use of plastic carrier bags and plastic flat bags will no longer be allowed in Botswana as the Plastic Carrier Bags and Plastic...

Dead baby found dumped on a toilet seat

Letlhakane police are on the lookout for the mother of a day-old baby girl who was found dumped yesterday morning at Letlhakane primary hospital. Superintendent...

Music galore awaits Lobatse International Beef Festival

The 6th annual Lobatse International Beef Festival (LIBF), slated for the Lobatse Town Park on the 30th of June 2018, has revealed popular South...