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BDF change of guard

The Botswana Defence Force (BDF) will have a new Commander with effect from next week Friday on September 1.


29th August 2016

Mystery of Somizi Mhlongo’s P500K payment deepens

29th August 2016

BOT50 Coordinator Charity Kgotlafela has vehemently denied any knowledge of who and how much was paid to South African prominent choreographer Somizi Mlongo following a lead story ran by the Midweek Sun last week Wednesday.

Mhlongo’s hefty pay opens can of worms

29th August 2016

Thapelo Letsholo - the director of Red Pepper Productions, the local company that won a P14 million tender from BOT50, has denied rife allegations that his company is fronting for a South African company bearing the same name.

Hundreds of villagers will now see better

23rd August 2016

The Shiv Parivar, a group of likeminded individuals belonging to the Botswana Hindu Society (BHS) organised a free eye testing camp for over a 150 villagers from Gakgatla village in Molepolole and some residents of Gaborone.

UB STUDENTS GO ON STRIKE OVER LATE PAYMENT OF ALLOWANCES

19th August 2016

University of Botswana (UB) students today (Friday) engaged in a strike lead by   members of the Student Representative Council (SRC). 

Woman charged with possession of foreign currency granted bail

19th August 2016

A 38 year old  Kanye woman  charged  with   possession of  fake  currency  was  lucky  to  be  granted   bail  by the  Francistown  Magistrate  court this  week. Annah Ndjirayano who was found in possession of 100 US dollars fake notes on the 20th of October last year.

BCP vows to stop Khama

19th August 2016

The President of Botswana Congress Party (BCP), Dumelang Saleshando says they are going to petition President Ian Khama not to sign the recently passed controversial bill on electronic voting.

Enraged youth vow to fight back

19th August 2016

Following the dramatic turn of events in which police beat some unemployed youth and detained others, the members of Unemployment Movement have cautioned the police that they will retaliate if they continue to harass them.

BOT50 pays Somizi Mhlongo half a million pula for two days’ job

19th August 2016

Local artists say they feel insulted by the BOT50 celebrations’ organisers after a well-known South African chorographer and Idols judge Somizi Mhlongo allegedly pocketed close to half a million pula in only two days for teaching Batswana dancers some dance moves using Vee, Charma Gal and Culture Spears’ songs.

‘I have all it takes to win Mrs. Africa’

19th August 2016

Local beauty queen, model and businesswoman Norah McAslin is among the Top 40 Mrs Africa 2016 contestants.

Catholics regional bishops meet in Gaborone

19th August 2016

The Southern African Catholic Bishops Conference (SACBC) is in Gaborone for aweek-long plenary conference which began on the 10th ending today (Wednesday).

BDP on warpath against Tawana Moremi

19th August 2016

Maun West Member of Parliament Tawana Moremi was an angry man last week as he retreated to his constituency at the close of the winter session of Parliament

Beauty queen aims to empower deaf women in society

16th August 2016

Local beauty queen, Kemmonye Keraetswe, has made Botswana proud after being recently crowned Second Princess Miss Deaf Africa at a competition held in South Africa.


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