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June 12, 2018 4:00 AM Desolate Life Of A Fatherless Child

With time,the thought of his father having abandoned him before he was born and never coming back, felt like a curse on him. Things got worse when his mother, Shirley Ntau eventually got married and the man he called ‘Dad’ never accepted him as part of the family. His stepfather would scorn him for being the only black child in the family whilst other 35

June 12, 2018 4:00 AM Exercising Can Transform One's Health

Modville Fitness Club, chairperson, Gavin Makgatlhe told patrons during their annual charity sponsored walk that was held at Modipane on Saturday. The 20km walk that attracted a number of people, especially women, was held under the theme, ‘Fitness and compassion: Live it’. He said people should know that their health could be affected by the lifestyle 24

June 5, 2018 4:00 AM Ha Di Lwa Di Gata Marole

Last week, Lobatse High Court judge Godfrey Nthomiwa pleaded with a warring couple to cooperate and provide a conducive environment for their three minor children. The couple is undergoing divorce and are in disagreement over child custody. A man (names withheld) had filed an urgent application seeking custody of their three children after their mother 43

May 28, 2018 4:00 AM New Cllr, Ketlhoilwe wins cancer battle

From 2004, the Botswana Congress Party (BCP), and now Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) councillor saw the emergence of a new challenge in his life that he fought with at his disposal. “It started off manifesting like a mild ailment that ultimately morphed into fully-fledged cancer. It was only after several tests were conducted that it was confirmed 4

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 33

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 29

April 19, 2018 3:45 PM Man beats lover to a pulp, hangs himself

It remains a mystery as to what could have transpired between the two lovers that led to the alleged brutal beating. According to police reports, on the dusk of Monday the neighbours responded to the woman’s loud scream for help from her family home. Upon arrival, the man identified as the deceased by the neighbours, fled the scene through the window 80

April 16, 2018 9:58 AM BCP mourns the passing of former Chobe MP Nshimwe

The BCP knows how difficult this must be for the family, relatives and friends as well as comrades of Cde Nshimwe. The bereaved are in our prayers. Born in 1958 in Satau village in Chobe District, Cde Nshimwe’s untimely passing has robbed the party and the country of a principled, adept and devoted patriot who contributed immensely to the development 77

April 15, 2018 4:00 AM The Currency to make Maitisong festival debut

The Currency, which was launched in Francistown late last year, will be showcased this evening at 5:30pm in Gaborone. The play features two award-winning Batswana actors namely Kwenze Mnguni and Thembani Mpapho. It is a story of betrayal, love, greed and the power that comes with money. The play reveals what separates the rich and the poor. Based on real-life 71

April 9, 2018 4:00 AM Masisi: The artistic President

Mookodi knows that in performing arts, Masisi has found his passion as a performer and as something closest to his heart, he might help the arts in the country to grow by all means possible. The duo met in 1968 and proceeded to share the same school at Thornhill Primary School in Gaborone where they spent seven years together before they proceeded to another 69