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  • Sembowa’s Late Strike Sinks Lesotho

    March 26, 2018 4:00 AM 65

    The Zebras had only won one game under the guidance of David Bright prior to the weekend’s fixture and were under pressure to redeem themselves while fans shun the game. From the first minute, the home side showed their intentions and launched an enterprising counter attack led by Kabelo Seakanyeng and Edwin Moalosi. However, the former could not find the back of the net and shot wide. Five minutes

  • Khama to unveil two iconic monuments before he goes

    March 23, 2018 3:41 PM 68

    The unveiling events will both be conducted by President Ian Khama at 1130hrs on each date. The Tropic of Capricorn is one of the three imaginary lines along with the Tropic of Cancer and the Equator which are believed to cut across the planet Earth with the Equator being the longest line of latitude. The imaginary lines are based on the position of the Sun in relation

  • BDF, Romeo and Juliet head back to court

    March 23, 2018 9:30 AM 61

    The Commander of BDF through the Attorney General will be back in court on April 18, 2018 at the Court of Appeal (CoA) to try their luck in reversing Justice Zein Kebonang’s judgement issued on November 18, 2016 that ruled in favour of the lovers. Kebonang had ordered the immediate reinstatement of Thabang Tlhapisang and her lover, Kozondu Cisquo Uariua

  • Legwale appeals bail ruling

    March 22, 2018 12:16 PM 66

    Enerst Legwale, 43, allegedly hired hitmen to kill his then wife, Dimpho Meswele, but the killer accidentally murdered the sister (Thato) instead, back in 2015 at Oodi village. Recently Broadhurst chief magistrate Faith Ngandu denied Legwale and his co-accused, Hamadi Nkhuha, 47, bail, allowing the prosecution to further investigate the case. The matter

  • BDP Sends Off Khama In Style

    March 20, 2018 4:00 AM 68

    In addition to the presents from the party, Gaborone region gifted Khama a quad bike load trailer, cattle trailer and a generator trailer. Having received many different gifts including livestock, poultry, generators, farming equipment and many other gifts, the gifts from the BDP are the most expensive Khama has received thus far valued at over P500,000. Though

  • FNB Hosts First Wine Show

    March 20, 2018 4:00 AM 66

    The event started on Friday evening and ended on Saturday. FNB Botswana had partnered with Tamasa Trading and Dwine Wines to bring a selection of the finest wines for a two-day event of wine and music. The first night of the show was an interactive session for FNB premium banking, private and premier clients while the Saturday event was a more casual

  • Motlakase Electrocute Calendar Stars

    March 19, 2018 3:00 PM 66

    In an one-sided game, Motlakase also called Chouka Chouka by its hordes of fans dominated the game from start to finish. After the referee blew the whistle for the game to start, Motlakase put Stars under a lot of pressure forcing the latter to commit corner kicks. Chouka scored on the seventh-minute when Samuel Makgoro connected a cross from the left flank

  • Botswana among unhappiest countries on Earth

    March 15, 2018 3:28 PM 74

    The Report, released yesterday at a launch event at the Pontifical Academy of Sciences in the Vatican, ranked Botswana at 146 out of 156 countries. Leading the happiness rankings is Finland, which has been declared the happiest country on Earth. The World Happiness Report is an annual publication of United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network

  • Pule leaves Immigration for BDP

    March 15, 2018 10:55 AM 73

    Pule, who was granted exit last week Thursday is eyeing the primaries for general elections as he has missed out on the Mochudi East by election under Botswana Democratic Party (BDP). His initial aspirations was to try his luck first at the by election but missed out because the name of interested parties has already been submitted by the time he wanted

  • Zoroga closes temporarily due to floods

    March 14, 2018 1:29 PM 76

    Letlhakane Senior Secondary School in Boteti also recently re-opened after it was temporarily closed due to floods. Flooding in Letlhakane, which displaced some families, was also attributed to recent heavy rains experienced in various parts of the country. The Zoroga school was closed on Monday. Six houses belonging to teachers were also left submerged