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Kgathi wants more money

Following the announcement of the 2017 national budget speech by Minister of Finance and Economic Development – Kenneth Matambo, Minister of Defence, Justice and...

Botswana Harvard AIDS institute turns 20

The Botswana Harvard Aids Institute has this week celebrated two decades of existence. The institution, a partnership between Boston based – Harvard University and the...

Kast to walk the talk

If one was to ask a room full of people who Kast is (all pun intended), one is more often than not likely to...

Neighborhood watch gets sophisticated

Local company pioneers fight crime application. Infrastructure Solutions, a registered technology company in Botswana, has pioneered Botswana’s first neighborhood watch application. The app, which is...

The Pula Basket Adjustment Explained

Following the announcement by the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development on January 5th detailing the adjustment of the pula basket, many Batswana have...

Letshego Acquires AFB Ghana

Letshego Holdings Ltd has this week confirmed the 100% acquisition of AFB Ghana, a non-bank financial institution, taking its total holdings in sub-Saharan Africa...

The man behind the scenes

Following last week’s launch of A United Kingdom – a cinematic production chronicling the romance of Seretse and Ruth Khama in an era where...

Not all doom and gloom

SONA suggests renewed optimism for farmers Despite the entirety of Southern Africa experiencing the most severe draught in twenty years, signs of Botswana’s agricultural sector...

Local is lekker

Consumers urged to buy locally produced goods This week marked the official launch of the inaugural Buy Botswana Thought Leadership Expo which was held at...

HRDC hosts institutional planning workshop

Human Resource Development Council (HRDC) this week held a workshop on Institutional Planning at Tlotlo Conference Centre in Gaborone. The two-day event sought to facilitate...

Was NDP 10 really a failure?

Voice Reporter Tumisang M Tlhabiwe takes a look at the merits and demerits of the National Development Plan Last week Wednesday marked Minister of Finance...

Minister of Tourism subpoenaed

The Parliamentary Committee on Statutory Bodies has this afternoon commenced with subpoenaed Minister for Tourism Tshekedi Khama. The inquest comes about as a result of...

CosBots in disarray

Board inquiry on maladministration underway Damning allegations of maladministration have surfaced at the Copyright Society of Botswana (COSBOTS) so much that the organization is currently...

PS grilled over P81million

Just as the smoke was clearing and the ignominy of the Ministry of Environment, Wildlife and Tourism’s lamentable handling of state funds through a...

In safe hands

KHAMA'S SECURITY RESTRAINS BRICK-WIELDING ATTACKER It was a spectacle to behold as presidential security detail swooped in to defuse a near ugly incident when an...

St Louis Launches Independence Limited Edition Can

Kgalagadi Breweries Limited (KBL) this week launched their Independence Limited Edition 440ml Can. At a teeming press conference at the KBL headquarters, the Can and...

BTO in shady Dubai deal

PAC cracks whip after P88 MILLION was unlawfully spent Damning revelations have emerged since the high profile resignation of Botswana Tourism Organization’s CEO, Thabo Brian...

Aquifer project to tap underground water

The Protea Hotel, Mahikeng – South Africa, was last week the venue for a 5 day training workshop pertinent to the Ramotswa Aquifer and...

Bond Market Conference slated for October

The Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE), in conjunction with the Botswana Bond Market Association (BBMA) is scheduled to host the Bond Market Conference on the...

OFMB gets govt support

Organic Fertilizer Manufacturers Botswana’s (OFMB) industrial plant was officially opened at Mamashia last week amid jubilation as government assured the company of its unwavering...

Made Botswana comes to an end

The Development Advance Institute’s (DAI) entrepreneurial initiative titled “Made BW” this weekend came to a fitting conclusion with Leungo Tebogo, founder of Ba Hana Farmers...

Small Businesses Welcome Mabogo-Dinku

Following the recent launch of CEDA’s Mabogo-Dinku loan scheme aimed at alleviating problems pertinent to small micro-enterprises and also fund their expansion – Voice...

CEDA gets more inclusive

Citizen Entrepreneurial Development Agency (CEDA) have decided to reach out to small business people who would otherwise not bother to apply for loans due...

Six arrested for looting Chibuku truck

A recent incident occurred this past Sunday when a trailer truck over turned on the Trans-Kgalagadi Highway, close to the village of Kang. The Police have...

Hijacker nabbed in SA

An armed hijacker who, together with his partner, robbed a Mochudi man of his double cab Toyota Hilux at gun-point last week was arrested...

Job summit to tackle unemployment

The Human Resource Development Council (HRDC) in conjunction with One Source Consulting will host the 2nd Annual Botswana Job Summit on the 10th and...

Talking business growth

With the impending Private Business Growth Awards brought to you by Grant Thornton in conjunction with Business Botswana, Voice Money this week spoke to...

RDC continues to impress

RDC Properties Limited has continued to impress on the stock market and if their un-audited half year results are anything to go by –...

BICA talks diversification

The Botswana Institute of Chartered Accountants (BICA) has become the latest organisation to attempt to remedy Botswana’s over-reliance on the exportation of diamonds. With over...

FNB Facilitates First Time Home Ownership

First National Bank (FNB) has sought to remedy the scarcity of information pertinent to the intricacies of property acquisition, particularly for first time home...

The queen and her princesses open up

ONE ON ONE WITH THE BEAUTIES Following the highly publicised controversy surrounding the Miss Botswana 2016 pageant, Voice journalist Tumisang Tlhabiwe sought to clarify some...

American dream turns nightmare

Motswana Shot and Killed in Chicago After completing his studies in Chicago, United States of America, Mbiganyi Lashani, 41, obtained the much sought after Green...

BTCL Share Price Plummets to New Lows

Botswana Telecommunications Corporation Limited’s (BTCL) share price has this week reached its nadir since first being floated on the Botswana Stock Exchange in April...

Beware of police impersonators

Station Commander of Mochudi Police, Olebile Sitale, has urged the public to remain cautious and vigilant following last month’s robbery involving perpetrators dressed as...

Thriving in beauty therapy

Neo Morewagae, aged 23, has endeavored to show the youth that success is not only limited to conventional occupations. Having studied at Botswana Accountancy College...

Abort or die

*Woman killed for refusing to abort *Facebook chat reveals damning evidence. Two weeks ago the lifeless body of a young mother was found sprawled out...

DAI empowers the youth

Scarcely known, Development Advanced Institute (DAI) has pioneered a myriad of initiatives which seek to promote the youth, women, people living with disabilities and...

Tender Concern

Workshop spells out evils of bid-rigging A workshop organised by the Competition Authority (CA), this week cast some light into the dark realities of bid...

Man charged for girlfriend’s murder

Mochudi police are investigating the murder of a 20-year old woman who was found lying in a pool of blood at her house last...

My flight of fantasy

Makgadikgadi Epic - Chronicles of a Travel Writer As far as definitions go, one would be hard pressed to find a more apt description of...