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May 15, 2018 4:00 AM Murder Confessed Air Marshall Seeks Bail

Motlatsi Khoto, 44, unwittingly made the murder confession when he was first arraigned in court in January. The former Civil Aviation Authority of Botswana (CAAB) aircraft marshall’s bail application was in relation to a charge of unlawfully wounding Unami Sibanda, his former girlfriend, at Borolong on March 3, 2017. The court withdrew the charge with liberty 16

May 15, 2018 4:00 AM Alleged Cousin Killer 'Confessed' To Traditional Healers

Seven days later, he was arrested once again and taken into custody. According to prosecutor ??? Charlie, Tsametse was reported to the Police by two different traditional healers who he allegedly approached seeking to be protected from facing the wrath of the law for killing his cousin. Charlie said Tsametse confessed to the healers that he had indeed 12

May 15, 2018 4:00 AM BMD Claims Motswaledi Belongs To Them

Speaking at the party’s consultative meeting on Saturday held at the Big 5 Lodge in Mogoditshane, Mangole said that the BMD would celebrate the late Motswaledi’s life on July 30, 2018. Motswaledi, the former BMD president died in a car crash on July 30, 2014, just a few months before the general elections. Referring to Gaolathe Ndaba’s breakaway faction 11

April 6, 2018 10:34 AM "AG clarifies on automatic succession"

"I have found it necessary in view of recent press reports and their potential to create confusion and uncertainty in the minds of the public, to release a statement on the Government's position regarding the constitutional provisions applicable to succession to the Office of President of the Republic. (b) is vacant whilst the Vice-President is absent 77

March 12, 2018 4:00 AM Mochudi East by-election for April 21

The parties are not clear whether they will hold primary elections for the by election, or have a consensus candidates. But time is no longer on their hands since they are only left with one week since on March 23, the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) is supposed to receive nomination of candidates for the by-election at Bakgatle Junior Secondary 65

February 19, 2018 5:41 PM EU statement on the execution of Tselayarona

The EU Heads of Mission in Botswana deplore that Joseph Tselayarona was executed on 17 February 2018 and recall the EU's principled position against the use of capital punishment, which can never be justified. irrevocable and irreversible, which is why most of the countries in the world have stopped applying it. We call on Botswana to initiate a public 42

February 15, 2018 12:58 PM Police conclude investigations in 'Goromente' case

Appearing before Extension II Chief Magistrate, Batho Kgerethwa today, the prosecution stated that they are currently waiting for the affidavit from serious crimes department. The prosecution said after receiving the affidavit, they will be ready to refer the docket to the Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP) for assessment. The prosecution also said their 26

January 29, 2018 1:25 PM Five Batswana men stab Zim man to death

The five suspects’ ages range between 16 years and 27 years according to police assistant public relations officer senior superintendent Near Bagali. Bagali explained that the five Batswana men allegedly got into a fight with three Zimbabwean men at a bar at Thomadithotse ward on Saturday night. He said one of the suspects had earlier got into an argument 79

November 2, 2017 4:00 PM New great ape species found, sparking fears for its survival

Researchers have identified a new species of orangutan in an isolated forest on the Indonesian island of Sumatra. Fewer than 800 individuals remain, and the construction of a dam and road threaten the prime habitat of the ape, which is distinguished from its cousins by, among other things, frizzier hair and a taste for caterpillars. "As a scientist 257

November 1, 2017 9:46 PM The Most Expensive Drug in the World Is About to Be Made Worthless by Gene Therapy

A drug approved last year to treat a rare, fatal genetic disorder called spinal muscular atrophy came with one of the world’s highest price tags: $750,000 per year for the first year, then hundreds of thousands of dollars every year for the rest of the child's life. However, soon that drug, called Spinraza, may also have a gene therapy rival, giving 87