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  • TWO FEMALE TEACHERS AT MAUN SENIOR SCHOOL ROBBED WHILE WATCHING TELEVISION

    June 6, 2014 6:03 PM 35

    Posted by DANIEL CHIDA on June 6, 2014 Maun police are investigating a case in which two female teachers at Maun Senior School were robbed of their valuable items while watching television in their house at night. Acting Station Commander Assistant Superintendent Zhabi Hulela said the two unsuspecting teachers aged 21 and 35 respectively were enjoying

  • SUSPECTED ROBBER DENIED BAIL

    June 6, 2014 6:03 PM 24

    Posted by THEVOICEBW on June 6, 2014 A robbery suspect who has several cases of similar offences before different courts was on Wednesday denied bail as the court ruled that he must be detained in jail until the finalization of his case. Onkemetse Papiso was accused together with Justin Dipatane and Keitumetse Jabha of allegedly robbing Ahmad Ajum Farika

  • I AM INNOCENT

    June 6, 2014 6:03 PM 21

    Posted by DANIEL CHIDA on June 6, 2014 Despite a well publicised mutiny case with details that involved threats to assassinate the president, Retired Lt. Col Joseph Molefe has resurfaced to seek political office. The Mahalapye West Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) parliamentary candidate was a prime suspect in the Botswana Defence Force mutiny case in 2001. The former

  • DID HE JUMP OR WAS HE PUSHED?

    June 6, 2014 6:03 PM 26

    Posted by THEVOICEBW on June 6, 2014 Top legal hawk, head of property division and partner at Collins Newman and Company, Laurence Khupe has resigned. In an interview on Tuesday, Khupe dispelled rumours flying thick and fast that he was fired. Khupe who is leaving the firm after 18 years of an illustrious career said that contrary to insinuations that he had been pushed

  • WHO’S FOOLING WHO?

    June 6, 2014 6:03 PM 26

    Posted by DANIEL CHIDA on June 6, 2014 Botswana Democratic Party Secretary General Mpho Balopi has laughed off allegations that the BDP has embarked on a vigorous mission to recruit Member of Parliament for Ngami and Botswana Congress Party (BCP) parliamentary candidate Taolo Habano into the ruling party. “Since its election time I know people are going

  • MEET BCP FIRST LADY DINEO SALESHANDO

    June 6, 2014 6:03 PM 71

    Posted by THEVOICEBW on June 6, 2014 That is if BCP was to win the elections in October and his husband was to become the president of this country. Besides being the wife of a president of a political party, Dineo is remarkable woman in her own right. She recently opened up in an interview with The Voice at her posh house in the suburbs of Phakalane

  • Banyana Banyana To Train Ahead Of Botswana Clash

    June 6, 2014 10:37 AM 43

    The South African women’s national team, Banyana Banyana, will have their final training session today at the Isak Steyl Stadium ahead of their International friendly against neighbours, Botswana at the Vaal University of Technology. Russian-based striker, Nompumelelo Nyandeni, is expected to return for the game this Saturday after being on the sidelines

  • Zimbabwe sex workers go extra mile in Botswana

    June 6, 2014 10:00 AM 42

    GABORONE - During the day, she will give your hair the most refined look, albeit in a makeshift saloon, but when night falls across Botswana's capital Gaborone, Debra Ncube (not her real name) exchanges sex for money. Routinely, every evening, Ncube, who is in her early 30s, sashays up Notwane road at Extension 12, a high- density suburb in Gaborone

  • Voluntary repatriation of Zimbabweans resumes

    June 5, 2014 5:25 PM 32

    FRANCISTOWN - The United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) has resumed a voluntary repatriation programme for hundreds of Zimbabwean refugees who fled to Botswana from political persecution in the last decade. A number of Zimbabweans crossed the border into Botswana while running away from violence allegedly perpetrated on mostly Movement

  • BDF Commander resigning?

    June 5, 2014 10:01 AM 43

    The commander of the Botswana Defence Force Gaotlhaetse Galebotswe is reportedly considering retirement over the missing Military Intelligence (MI) equipment. Two months ago, Brigadier General Peter Magosi and former spy, Sergeant Dzikamani Mothobi were to face a disciplinary hearing over the ‘missing’ equipment before high court Judge Key Dingake he interdicted