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October 27, 2017 6:08 PM Five arrested for pangolin possession

Five people were arrested on Friday after they were caught with two live pangolins in the back of their van. Acting on an anonymous tip-off, DISS agents and a team from the Department of Wildlife and Tourism apprehended the suspects near the University of Botswana campus in Gaborone. The only mammal in the world covered in scales, Pangolins are a protected 1047

October 25, 2017 2:21 PM Habitual robbery suspects denied bail

Village Court Principal Magistrate Goodwill Makofi has denied robbery suspects Mogomotsi Thupane and Phenyo Ramaphane bail. The court heard that on Monday the accused persons and another not before court, at Molapo Crossing in Gaborone attempted to steal money from Mary Okello of Fundex Bureau de Change at a gun point. In another offence, Thupane and another 63

October 23, 2017 4:00 AM Drug raids: We’ve only just begun, top cop says

Lesetedi: We were concerned with the alarming rate of crime in general, especially in Gaborone. One would say crime is rising and it has been mostly affecting the youth, something that challenged the police conduct an assessment of the factors influencing crime, hence the start of the recent raids. Through intelligence, we discovered that the majority 123

October 23, 2017 4:00 AM Youths resort to other forms of drugs

On Wednesday four male youths residing in Gaborone North location were caught red handed by the police abusing a certain mixture of a liqueur called Zorba, Broncleer cough syrup and Fanta Grape soft drink. Upon their arrest, the police also confiscated a Chelsea (counterfeit) cigarette and dagga, the latter suspected to have been taken together with the drink 131

October 21, 2017 6:14 AM Palace slams IPU for 'bullying'

MANILA, Philippines — Malacañang on Saturday accused an international lawmakers group of bullying for its plan to send an observer here to monitor the trial of a detained senator who is critical of the administration. In its report, the Inter-Parliamentary Union recently said it is sending an observer to monitor the trial of embattled Sen. Leila de Lima as soon as it commences 158

October 16, 2017 6:41 PM WATCH: Hundreds of children learn CPR in Restart a Heart Day

Scores of local schoolchildren and members of the wider public were taught CPR yesterday. The tuition came as part of the European Restart a Heart Day – an initiative created to raise awareness of what to do if someone has collapsed, is not breathing or is potentially in cardiac arrest. To mark the day, South Central Ambulance NHS Foundation Trust (SCAS) 99

October 11, 2017 4:00 AM Notorious Rav4 gang arrested

The suspects, who are believed to have been using a Toyota Rav 4 vehicle as a get-away, were arrested on Sunday evening at Calabash Bar in Broadhurst after a tip-off. Broadhurst Police Station commander Obusitswe Lokae said during the arrest they were found in possession of some of the stolen items in their car. “Their Sunday victim was walking home from church 93

October 10, 2017 10:48 PM Police Arrest Fans Who Damaged Zambia Forward Ng’onga’s Residence

By James Agberebi: Police have arrested football fans who attacked Chipolopolo of Zambia striker Alex Ng’onga’s mother’s residence in Chimwemwe after Zambia lost 1-0 to the Super Eagles of Nigeria to crash out of the FIFA World 78

October 4, 2017 10:10 PM WATCH: Opposition protest defused at Jacob Zuma Arrest Site opening

A protest by opposition parties at the unveiling of Jacob Zuma Arrest Site in Groot Marico, near Zeerust, was squashed by the police on Wednesday. The police fired rubber bullets to disperse EFF and the DA members who had staged a protest claiming the monument was a waste of money. "The DA believes that the monument that was unveiled today (Wednesday) 112

October 4, 2017 8:18 PM Opposition protest contained at Jacob Zuma arrest site official opening

Police fired rubber bullets to disperse the EFF and the DA members who had staged a protest claiming the monument was a waste of money. A protest by opposition parties at the unveiling of Jacob Zuma arrest site in Groot Marico near Zeerust was squashed by the police on Wednesday. The police fired rubber bullets to disperse Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) 112