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December 22, 2018 4:00 AM Cliff: The man who loved football more than his family

With sadness, I never thought I would be speaking about my brother at this moment. To be honest, Cliff was an inspiration to the whole family in all spectrums. He always encouraged me to further my studies especially after he returned from the UK. He was always a ‘smooth’ character and boasted a lot about his qualifications. But one thing that was more important 545

December 2, 2018 4:00 AM Motswana youth wins Miss Eco International franchise

Phofhedi told Arts and Culture that the pageantry grand finale would take place in Egypt next year March. He has hit the ground running, hosting Miss Eco International- Botswana auditions today at Masa Hotel. “Miss Eco International is a pageant officially registered in 2015 by the Ministry of Culture in Egypt to a company called Eco spire, in support 117

November 12, 2018 4:00 AM Alindo Engineering faces blacklisting over P78m-worth of projects

In the last three years, the company has been given jobs to the tune of P78 million and only one of the four projects the company was awarded is near completion. Members of Parliament had called for action to be taken against the owner of the company, Albert Mbayi, who is the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) member that challenged for deputy treasurer 137

November 5, 2018 2:00 PM Matoteng, Pride Of Tumasera/Seleka Laid To Rest

The Wanderers defender met his untimely death on Monday morning aged 29, after a motor vehicle accident in Radisele. Matoteng was not a household name in the country but noticeably by the numbers of the grievers that turned up at the somber ceremony of his burial, he was prominent. The tributes at his funeral ceremony spoke massively of the sense of impact 119

October 16, 2018 11:53 AM BSE threatens to suspend, chop Choppies

According to the listing rules, companies on the local exchange are required to publish their financial results no more than three months after the end of the relevant financial reporting period. For Choppies, that period expired on September 30. October 31 marks the next critical threshold for Choppies. If no results are forthcoming by then, BSEL could 109

October 14, 2018 4:00 AM Mapetla on comeback trail

Now the award winner is on the verge of a return to the stage with a 14-track album to be released in November. Having taken a six-year leave from the industry after releasing his last album in 2012, Mapetla says he expects his sixth album to be bigger as he looks to reclaim the king of Kwaito crown. Born Thabo Ntirang, Mapetla feels he has recharged 136

October 8, 2018 4:00 AM How the alcohol levy nearly killed St Louis

The Ministry of Health and Wellness last year commissioned the Botswana Institute of Development Policy Analysis (BIDPA) to study the impact of the alcohol levy. Government officials have slowly revealed titbits from the study as they traverse the country in the ongoing consultations on the levy and trading hours. The full study, made available recently 106

September 25, 2018 4:00 AM Molepolole’s Afritec Branch Opens Opportunities

This brings the number of Afritec branches across the country to 32, in addition to the kiosks across Furnmart stores countrywide. The branch’s opening comes at a time when the microlender increased its loan ceiling from P350,000 to P400,000. According to CEO Christo Kloppers, Afritec today boasts of 20,000 revolving clients, mostly government employees 135

September 18, 2018 4:00 AM 'No Plans To Harmonise School Calendars'

Responding to public calls, the Public Accounts Committee wanted to know if the education ministry has ever considered harmonising private and public school calendars. Arone stated in response that the ministry operates a school calendar, which is developed in conjunction with many stakeholders that include sports, exams, unions and also the association 131

September 17, 2018 4:00 AM Oral diseases impact every aspect of life – Madigele

He said this during at the Oral Health Day Commemoration held at Lobatse on Tuesday, held under theme, ‘Let us Think Mouth, Think Health’. He said reports from local oral health facilities indicate tooth decay and gum diseases as the top most prevalent oral diseases affecting school children and adults. He pointed out that despite being easily preventable 125