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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 15

February 23, 2018 3:00 PM UDC: From umbrella model to merger

It is for this reason that there are some within the coalition who are willing to bite the bullet and lobby for fundamental change of approach to ensure a lasting solution to the current conflict ridden arrangement. They will be calling for the UDC to take a bold step and deliver a truly united opposition in the form of a merger of all opposition parties 47

February 13, 2018 4:00 AM Norris Vows To Revive UB

The institution has seen many challenges in the recent past with less number of students enrolling in the institution and staff members leaving. There were also issues of lack of funds. Norris said they are going to take advantage of partnerships they have with leading world universities to improve as an institution. “Young people are extremely innovative 22

February 6, 2018 11:29 AM Karateka’s Dubai trip up in smoke

The athlete wanted to use the event to improve his chances of qualifying for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Koolopile had to dig deep to raise P37,000 for his flight, accommodation and participation fee, as the trip was self-funded. He organised a mixed marshal arts festival a fortnight ago, in a bid to raise the funds. However, he failed to raise enough 50

January 18, 2018 11:00 AM JJ bags brace on Ostriches debut

Orapa United managed the ‘coup’ of the January transfer window, snatching the experienced duo of Ramatlhakwana and Lesego ‘Big Lesh’ Galenamotlhale. JJ penned a one-year deal while Big Lesh signed for two years. The two are now re-united with their former coach at Chiefs, Bongani Mafu, who joined Orapa recently. Sources said Orapa paid Rollers P20,000 for Ramatlhakwana’s 92

January 15, 2018 6:01 PM Health ministry calls for blood donors

In a press release the ministry stated that it continues to experience shortage of blood in its facilities and therefore encourages the public to donate blood in large numbers and regularly. “A total of 40,000 units of blood is needed annually. This target is, however, never met. To meet the target, we need at least two percent of the eligible population 71

December 4, 2017 4:00 AM Fresh push for review of 70/30 pension fund split

Currently, the regulations direct asset managers to hold not more than 70% offshore and the balance onshore. By March 2017, the date for which latest figures are available, local pension fund assets amounted to P77.5 billion of which 62.1% was held offshore. The latest push for a review follows a botched attempt by the Non-Bank Financial Institutions 161

November 2, 2017 4:08 PM The iPhone X doesn't save Apple from desperately needing a 'next big thing'

The distraction of $1,000 iPhone won't last forever. Congratulations Apple, you've distracted press and pundits alike from wondering why you don't have a successor to the iPhone. Apple is an oddity. It's a company that's doing remarkably well, but over the past ten years it hasn't had a product that comes close to replacing the iPhone as its cash cow, which 253

November 2, 2017 3:18 PM OnePlus will keep the headphone jack ‘for the time being’

OnePlus is expected to announce its next phone sometime this month, and in the buildup to that, company CEO Pete Lau has confirmed one detail about the device: it’ll still have a headphone jack. “Every feature, removed or added, is based on our understanding of user needs,” Lau writes in a forum post. “For the time being, we think it’s best to stick 232

November 2, 2017 12:01 PM Scientists Say They've Found Hidden Space In Great Pyramid Of Giza

This illustration shows the known rooms of the Great Pyramid, including the Queen's Chamber, the King's Chamber and the long Grand Gallery, along with the newly discovered voice which is depicted as a fuzzy oblong shape. The Great Pyramid of Giza has been probed with the tools of modern particle physics by scientists who say they have discovered a huge, secret 200