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June 6, 2018 9:19 AM Plate final scant consolation for gallant Zebras

overflow: hidden;">Instead, teams like Lesotho and Madagascar in the semi finals, confirming the cruel nature and unpredictability of football. The team arrived in Polokwane as dark horses and were not favored to emerge from a group that had Angola, Malawi and Mauritius.But David Bright's boys took just 90minutes to send a statement of intent, with a 2-1 historic 123

June 4, 2018 2:00 PM Rollers Dominate Premiership Awards Nominations

After their sterling performances, helping their side win a double this season, defender, Mosha Gaolaolwe and attacking midfielder-cum striker, Edwin Moalosi will battle each other for the most prestigious award, Player of the season. They have also been pitted against Jwaneng Galaxy’s enterprising midfielder, Gilbert Baruti. Baruti was instrumental 119

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 138

May 15, 2018 4:00 AM Meet The Five BDP Moshupa-Manyana Hopefuls

The youngest of the five candidates is 38-year-old Karabo Gare. He is said to be the one preferred by President Mokgweetsi Masisi. Gare, an accountant by training, was born and raised in Moshupa. He has worked for Botswana Railways, Botswana National Sports Council and Local Enterprise Authority (LEA) before quitting to be self-employed. “I have been a BDP member 123

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 153

April 2, 2018 2:27 PM South Africa: Winnie Mandela dies at 81

Winnie Madikizela Mandela was the former wife of South Africa's first black president, Nelson Mandela. The couple - famously pictured hand-in-hand as Mr Mandela walked free from prison after 27 years - were a symbol of the anti-apartheid struggle for nearly three decades. However, in later years her reputation became tainted legally and politically 172

March 29, 2018 12:49 PM Rollers' richest season could yield P10m

After banking P1.3 million from winning the Mascom Top 8 early this month, Rollers are guaranteed at least $550,000 (approximately P5.2 million) from the CAF Champions League. They are also in the running for the P1.2 million first prize money in the BTC Premiership, which if successful, will see their earnings rise to P7.7 million. With expected bumper 191

March 29, 2018 12:45 PM Letsoaka shortlisted for TD job

The 54-year-old was spotted at the BFA’s Lekidi Football Centre on Wednesday morning, where it was confirmed that he was amongst applicants shortlisted for interviews for the vacant TD role. Letsoaka has been without a job since leaving Bloemfontein Celtics last year and has been linked with the lucrative Kaizer Chiefs head coach’s role. He led the South 154

March 23, 2018 3:00 PM Zebras date regular sparring partners, Lesotho

The match will be used to bid outgoing President, Ian Khama, whose 10-year reign ends on March 31, 2018. Khama is a passionate football fan and a Botswana Football Association (BFA) patron. The BFA has consistently managed to arrange friendly matches for Zebras coach, David Bright, a rare change, after his predecessor, Peter Butler once went for six months 167

March 19, 2018 3:00 PM Motlakase Electrocute Calendar Stars

In an one-sided game, Motlakase also called Chouka Chouka by its hordes of fans dominated the game from start to finish. After the referee blew the whistle for the game to start, Motlakase put Stars under a lot of pressure forcing the latter to commit corner kicks. Chouka scored on the seventh-minute when Samuel Makgoro connected a cross from the left flank 139