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May 23, 2018 7:37 AM BCP parliamentary hopefuls in F/town-West to contest for council seats

BCP Francistown region secretary Dickson Dingalo confirmed the development. “We are waiting for official communication from the party on the subject. However, I can assure you that the writ will be re-opened. We want those who had wanted to contest the parliamentary primaries to be given an opportunity to apply to contest the council primaries if at all they want to. “Other 2

May 22, 2018 4:22 PM Bondo pays price for COSAFA blunder

Bondo was sent home midway through last year's tournament after his questionable handling of the Zimbabwe/Madagascar tie. The Zimbabwe officials lodged a complaint with the COSAFA Referees Committee, after claiming their team was denied two clear cut penalties. "Every year, COSAFA makes its independent selection of referees that will given responsibilities 2

May 22, 2018 4:00 AM Trompies Kickstart Oldies' Series

The much-anticipated event will also feature local acts such as Wizards of the Desert of phokoje and koko fame as well as DJ Boogie Sid. According to event promoter Lecco Kenosi, Waar Was Jy Oldies’ Series is debuting and bringing back Spikiri, Mahoota, Jakarumba, Mjokes and Donald Duck. “To fit into the atmosphere, people are encouraged to come dressed 3

May 22, 2018 4:00 AM 18 Young Batswana Receive YALI Fellowship

The Mandela Washington Fellowship aims to empower young Africans to support growth and prosperity, strengthen democratic governance, and enhance peace and security across Africa. It is geared towards outstanding young leaders who have several years of professional experience and a proven record of accomplishment in leading and promoting positive change 3

May 22, 2018 4:00 AM St John Gives Toiletry To Tlamelong

The area Member of Parliament (MP) Masego Segokgo and the church leaders in Reverend Motsepe Sentsimako and Reverend Simon Legwete were also present. Tlamelong Rehabilitation Centre was established in 1974 to cater for physically disabled children. The school is under the Botswana Red Cross Society and admission into the school is free. Sentsimako and Legwete 3

May 20, 2018 4:00 AM White Colour Black movie premieres soon

Actor, writer and playwright, Donald Molosi brings the film in collaboration with Botswana Movies Entertainment. The film star, Dudley O’Shaughnessy and the film’s director will be in Gaborone for the event. One may remember O’Shaugnessy for playing Rihanna’s love interest in the video, We Found Love. In the film White Colour Black, O’Shaugnessy plays 5

May 20, 2018 4:00 AM Hefty budget for Motlha's one-man show

These are the words Suffocate, Motlha’s manager and producer uttered at a press conference held at the Stanbic Bank Piazza in Molapo Shopping Complex on Tuesday for the singer’s upcoming one-man show. Suffocate and his team wants to set the bar high when they launch the country’s most trending artist, and one could sense it from his speech on Tuesday 5

May 18, 2018 2:00 PM Coach embarrasses BRU over Vultures job

While Botswana Rugby Union (BRU) president, Lesedi Keekae was making an announcement at the National Stadium on Wednesday afternoon; across town Greeves was busy drafting his resignation letter. Greeves has coached Vultures since 2008 and his contract ended last year. During his stay, he won nine games and lost 14 out of the 23 he coached. That makes 6

May 15, 2018 12:29 PM Funds shortage cripple Bible translations

According to the general secretary of the Bible Society Gabriel Tsuaneng, they have in the past translated the Bible into languages such as Senaro, a Sesarwa dialect and Kalanga. The Society will launch another revised version of the Kalanga Bible on August 25. The new version will feature 66 books of the Bible. “Translating the Bible into languages 19

May 15, 2018 12:21 PM BNF veterans to meet in Palapye

The meeting will be attended by BNF members who are 50 years and above. The purpose of the meeting, according to the chairperson Patrick Kgoadi, is to discuss the party’s growth, constitution and policy. Recently the Veteran Association wanted their party to pull out of the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC). Kgoadi said that the current UDC is derailing 18