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  • Driver commits suicide after killing 71-year-old

    January 10, 2019 11:48 AM 578

    The 31-year-old woman of Hunhukwe village was recently found hanging in her rented house’s rafters. The police investigations to establish the cause of her actions are ongoing whilst she will be laid to rest over the weekend at her home village. “We had a pending case of causing death by careless driving. Police investigations are ongoing to establish

  • Branch pumped up after bright Dakar Rally start

    January 8, 2019 12:29 PM 552

    Peru rather than before when the terrain ran though Argentina and Bolivia. The race will end on January 17th. He finished the 331km between Lima to Pisco in 1:16:02 hours. The 32-year-old is making his debut in the competition, becoming the second Motswana to take part in race after Vincent Crosbie achieved the feat in 2017. "Day one done and dusted

  • Judge throws shades at Attorney General

    December 27, 2018 9:25 AM 578

    The presiding Judge Michael Mothobi was unimpressed with the lawyer Otlaadisa Kwape representing the Attorney General (AG)'s conduct wondering why the government's principal advisor was not in court. Kwape had told the court that after reading the answering affidavit filed by Jacobs' lawyers he then consulted the AG Abraham Keetshabe who responded that he wanted

  • Master KG steals show at Gaabo Motho fest

    December 27, 2018 9:17 AM 572

    The Ntshalele Le Ngwana hit maker set the stage on fire with songs such as Machonisa, Situation, Nywerenywere and Waya Waya. The highlight of his set was when he was joined by Zanda Zakuza on stage for their hit song Skeleton Move. is the home of Durban. Unfortunately, another South African artist Lady Zamar did not show up the event, despite m any looking

  • Thea rocks denim jeans at Serowe Kgotla

    December 24, 2018 8:31 AM 569

    left: -10000px; top: 0px; width: 1px; height: 1px; overflow: hidden;">Some of the members of the royal family were uneasy about her attire but said, "she might have a good reason for it." Thea is the most senior woman in the Khama royal house, because her husband Tshekedi is next in line for Bangwato paramount chief. This would make Thea 'Queen Mother'

  • Grace period for BSE free float rules

    December 24, 2018 4:00 AM 555

    Known as free float, current listing rules require companies on the BSE’s main board to have 20% of their shares held by the public. The new rules, part of a range of changes for equity listings, were initially due to come into effect on January 1, 2019. Information gathered by BusinessWeek indicates that ahead of the January 2019 deadline, none of the affected

  • Cliff: The man who loved football more than his family

    December 22, 2018 4:00 AM 545

    With sadness, I never thought I would be speaking about my brother at this moment. To be honest, Cliff was an inspiration to the whole family in all spectrums. He always encouraged me to further my studies especially after he returned from the UK. He was always a ‘smooth’ character and boasted a lot about his qualifications. But one thing that was more important

  • 2018: From gold in Gold Coast to shattered Olympic Dreams

    December 22, 2018 4:00 AM 539

    2018 will go down in history as a year when Botswana launched an audacious bid to become the first ever African country to host the Youth Olympic Games. Botswana, went head-to-head with other African countries, Tunisia, Senegal and Nigeria for the right to organise the 2022 tournament. While the Botswana National Olympic Committee (BNOC) thought it had done enough

  • Bobonong residents brace for Baharena

    December 21, 2018 3:00 PM 525

    The mandate of the event is to give back to the community while having fun. The event will see residents being sold some stalls while the lineup for the DJs on the day will be 100% local. kids’ corner, jumping castle, face painting, free photoshoot, chill music, meat tasting, Tswana cuisine, beach volleyball, camp chair affair, fireworks, cocktails and many more. The event

  • BPP activist jailed for child maintenance

    December 19, 2018 2:17 PM 531

    Kuchwe, who is an additional member of the BPP’s central committee, was recently arrested by the police at one of the shopping malls in Francistown after he failed to appear in court to pay his P50,500 maintenance arrears. Before Kuchwe was arrested, magistrate Cele Lebakeng had issued a warrant of his arrest on June 4, 2018 after he failed to appear