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March 19, 2018 4:00 AM Letshego revises profits after P118m tax bill

Letshego had cautioned investors about the possible tax bill when it initially published its year-end results on March 5. This week, the microlender revealed that year-end profits were now P681.3 million from the initially stated P745.4 million, after finalisation of the tax liability. Letshego also adjusted its net asset value down 4.1% due to the tax bill. “Letshego 111

March 5, 2018 2:28 PM Govt bans some SA meat imports

In a statement released this afternoon, the Ministry said all consumers in possession of the products should return them to where they bought them. Consumers will receive refunds. 'The affected products include products from Enterprise (Bokkie, Renown, Lifestyle and Mieliekip); and Rainbow products (Polony, Russian and Viennas). These also include any other 163

February 21, 2018 3:14 PM South Africa: Five cops, soldier killed in a raid

In a statement, the South African Government News Agency said three officers were killed instantly. The off-duty soldier was shot as the assailants fled, taking two other officers hostage. Their bodies were found 6km down the road. The unknown group of armed robbers burst into the police station near Umtata, and opened fire early on Wednesday morning 141

February 16, 2018 3:00 PM BPL autonomy talks gain momentum after SA trip

This comes in the wake of the BPL board’s trip to South Africa for a benchmarking exercise at the Premier Soccer League (PSL). The BPL has for years advocated for independence from the mother body in order to, amongst others, be able to negotiate its own sponsorship. Although the association has always stated that the BPL would have to be autonomous 160

February 14, 2018 2:01 PM South Africa: I've done nothing wrong

Mr Zuma spoke after the ruling African National Congress (ANC) announced it would back a vote of no confidence in his leadership on Thursday. The 75-year-old has come under increasing pressure to resign amid numerous allegations of corruption. "It was very unfair to me that this issue is raised," he told the national broadcaster SABC during a lengthy 97

January 31, 2018 3:09 PM Tshego, Gemini Major to host 267 Views

267 Views is a party event conceptualised by local rapper Veezo, as a celebration having had a successful rap career last year, which saw him getting airplay in all radio stations and performance bookings every week. “If you are ready then I am ready. Yoh Gabz city BW waddup it’s the most special Tshego and Gemini Major on the 2nd of February we will be in your city. Diamond 161

January 23, 2018 3:00 PM Cholera outbreak: Zambia to cancel athletics event

Botswana was due to send a team to compete at the Confederation of African Athletics (CAA) Southern Region track and field series on February 24, 2018 in Lusaka. ZAAA announced this week that the series has been cancelled due to the cholera outbreak. According to a statement written by ZAAA secretary general, Davison Mung’ambata, the Heroes Stadium that was supposed 189

December 19, 2017 4:00 AM Carnival At The Heart Of The City

They came out to play with their loved ones at the Gaborone Main Mall on Saturday for the inaugural Heart of the City Carnival. The newly paved Main Mall walkway stretching from the city arch to the British High Commission building proved to be a great location for a cool parade. The walkway was barricaded and then divided into three parts. There was a food court 209

December 18, 2017 5:00 AM Botswana builds capacity to attain SDGs

Majelantle expressed her confidence during a training workshop this week aimed at enhancing capacity amongst African member states to produce accurate and timely statistical information for monitoring and reporting on Agenda 2030. She said the workshop is part of efforts to enhance capacity amongst African member states to produce accurate and timely 86

December 15, 2017 4:00 AM Main Mall hosts Heart of the City carnival this Saturday

Botswana Tourism Organisation is coordinating the event in partnership with African Point Solutions and Epiphany Royals. The Carnival is an annual event that happens at the end of the year to herald the Christmas season. It will be hosted in and around the Main Mall area under the theme Heart of the City. The carnival is aimed at reviving and celebrating 231