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SADC Chief refutes snubbing Press

SADC Executive Secretary Dr. Stergomena Lawrance - Tax this week defended her secretariat for not releasing a communiqué or briefing the media after last Monday’s Double Troika heads of state summit in Gaborone.


27th January 2016

Mogae refuses to be Homophobic

27th January 2016

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBTI) community in Botswana has commended former Botswana President Festus Mogae for condemning some of the attitudes of African leaders towards homosexuals.

Bouncy relocates to Asia

27th January 2016

Maureen Maila aka Bouncy in the music business, will soon be jetting off to Asia to start a music career that will potentially see her reach stardom.

Attorney says police bribed witnesses

27th January 2016

Kgosietsile Ngakaage, an attorney representing David Modise, in the murder case of former Fairground Holdings Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Mike Montshiwa, has accused the police of bribing witnesses to incriminate his client.

Murder suspect says Police tricked her

22nd January 2016

Murder suspect, Bakang Godisang, who is accused of killing two sisters last month in Block 3 in Gaborone has accused the police of misleading her.

Women eye BCP presidency by 2020

22nd January 2016

Botswana Congress Party (BCP) women through the leadership of the party’s women’s wing are preparing themselves to take the leadership of the party come 2020.

What a shame!

22nd January 2016

Tirelo Thapo, 32, is desperate to have her daughter - Tlamelo, 10, who was born with a rare genetic disorder called Pallister Killian Syndrome (PKS) - go to school where she can get the specialised care she needs.

WANIFRA empowers women in the media

22nd January 2016

Over 30 female journalists in leadership positions attended this year’s World’s Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WANIFRA) Women In News course last week in Johannesburg.

Old, crawling and home alone

22nd January 2016

One of Botswana’s VISION 2016 pillars of a caring and a compassionate nation has eluded 76 year old Gaboutwelwe Nthomiwa of Sebina village as she finds herself crawling around her house and yard without anyone noticing her desperate situation.

Afro Pop star Eugene Jackson is born again

22nd January 2016

Gone are the days when Afro-Pop star Eugene Jackson used to wear dreadlocks. He is now spotting a shaved head, something he started when he got serious with the Lord in 2013.

Lesotho crisis far from being over

19th January 2016

Although SADC heads of state are doing all in their power to restore normalcy in Lesotho, the reality is that the regional economic bloc leaders will have to be hard on each other if they need an everlasting solution.

Florence Kgaboesele: An unsung heroine

18th January 2016

In the township of Peleng in Lobatse, where the daily momentum of life is blurred by a deep-seated desire to not only live to see tomorrow, but experience a better life, one would not expect that greatness lies here.

Employers warned against hiring out of desperation

18th January 2016

Companies and individual employers in the country have been advised to be extra vigilant on whom they employ as the year begins. Botswana Police Service spokesperson Dipheko Motube told this publication that there are some unscrupulous employees who sell valuable information they get from their workplaces to criminals.


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