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June 12, 2018 4:00 AM Nkomo Steals Motlha's Thunder

After postponing his one-night show recently, hottest newcomer, Motlha finally staged his event titled One Night with Motlha at Ditshupo Hall last Saturday. The show was initially supposed to be hosted at Stanbic Bank Piazza on June 2, 2018, but was postponed because of the open space in the cold and sound issues. The show finally happened two hours 102

June 10, 2018 4:00 AM Scramble as gov't raises P1bn in borrowings

The June 1 auction was the government’s second appearance in the bond market this year, after the March auction which raised P497 million out of the P1 billion in treasury bills and bonds on offer. Each quarter, the Bank of Botswana (BoB) holds auctions of bonds and six-month treasury bills on behalf of government under the P15 billion note issuance 98

June 8, 2018 2:00 PM BFA undecided on 2026 World Cup bids

The host of the 2026 World Cup would be announced in Russia on Wednesday, on the eve of this year’s tournament kick-off. FIFA’s 209 associations will vote through a secret ballot, to decide the hosts of the 2026 World Cup. Letshwiti will travel to Russia and cast his vote but as of yesterday, he had not made up his mind on which bid to pick. The BFA president 146

June 6, 2018 10:49 AM Suspected Tlokweng serial rapists' DNA tests positive

This means that the two men are placed at the scene of the crime and likely committed the offences. The prosecutor, Tlotlang Balathwa told the court that the prosecution had intended to substitute the charge sheet with a new one following the arrival of the duo’s DNA results. Mmegi has learnt that the accused persons’ DNA links them to the offence of rape and are likely 103

May 31, 2018 8:38 AM Dikgosi pay Masisi a visit

The courtesy call was held to welcome them to their new assignment. This is done to pave way for the good working relations. Tsogwane is the leader of the House for Ntlo ya Dikgosi and the chairperson in his capacity as VP. Kgosi Gaborone disclosed to have held a meeting with Minister of Youth Empowerment, Sport and Culture Development, Thapelo Olopeng 126

May 29, 2018 1:31 PM PEPFAR: Towards epidemic control in 2020

At the time, only 50,000 people in all of Africa were on life saving treatment, but today PEPFAR supports 14 million people on treatment. Among the 14 million, five individuals have come forth in a documentary titled, Have It All, which focuses on their real life experiences living with the virus and how helpful PEPFAR has been to them. This movie premiered 103

May 29, 2018 10:26 AM Khama barred from flying BDF aircraft

The memo dated May 24, 2018 from the BDF Air Arm Commander major general Innocent Phatswane directs that all air arm units to only accord Khama VIP status. “When flying the former president you are required to accord him VIP status and the crew should be as per Air Staff Instructions (ASI),” states the memo. In the 2001 investigation on the matter, the then Ombudsman 99

May 29, 2018 4:00 AM Churches Warned Against Disturbing Neighbourly Peace

SEDC says it took action after numerous complaints from the public pertaining to unbearable noise from churches around Tlokweng came in. According a SEDC report done by By-Law Enforcement between May 21 and 22, 2018 churches are now in close proximity with entertainment hotspots and do not exhibit their registration certificates at their place of worship 94

May 28, 2018 4:00 AM Gov't approaches capital market to borrow P1.15bn

Each quarter, the Bank of Botswana (BoB) holds auctions of bonds and six-month treasury bills on behalf of government under the P15 billion note issuance programme which dates back to February 2011. While the funds raised at the auctions are generally used for government budgetary support, the note issuance programme is also designed to develop and support 81

May 23, 2018 7:37 AM Davids murder accused back in custody

Last month the two farm workers, Zimbabwean Jabulani Dube, 31, and 32-year-old Mokgalemi Maleya from Ramotswa accused of murdering Davids got their bail revoked as prosecution indicated their readiness to prosecute. Prosecution had indicated to the Molepolole Magistrate’s Court that investigations were complete and that they have gathered enough evidence 109