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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 127

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 130

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 153

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 156

February 14, 2018 1:47 PM UB former lovebirds recovering

The female student was with her roommate last Thursday when her alleged ex-boyfriend visited her and attacked her. During the visit the duo got into an argument that lead to the ‘jealous ex-boyfriend’ violently stabbing her numerous times with a pair of scissors. Central police station commander, superintendent Mothusi Phadi has disclosed that the female 111

February 13, 2018 1:38 PM Man (24) arrested for defiling 14-year-old girl

Maphephu told Mmegi that on February 7, the unemployed young man got into a relationship with a 14-year-old girl, who is a form two student at Mosu Junior Secondary School. The girl met with her 24-year-old boyfriend after she disappeared from her parents’ home. She returned home after two days. for the last two days and they reported the matter to us,” Maphephu 89

February 13, 2018 4:00 AM Rampant drug use worries UB

“We make arrests on a regular basis of students in possession of drugs. We also try to disperse students when we see them gathering. Some come in cars and take the drugs at playing grounds and run away when they see us approaching,” he said. Frank said they usually hand the cases to the police and try by all means to find out who is the source. He said most cases 122

January 23, 2018 3:00 PM Bonnington JSS tops South East region

This morning schoolteachers, students and other staff members cheered and sang victory songs in celebration of this great feat. The excited acting deputy head Tebbica Chiepe, told Mmegi that over and above, the school came third nationally. “For the past five years we have been appearing in the top 10 nationally but we had never scooped position one regionally 173

January 9, 2018 11:06 AM Ministry battles ballooning junior class sizes

The policy is that class sizes should not exceed 40 students per class and in regards to pupils at primary level the ministry has made inroads in achieving the controlled numbers. This is exacerbated by the migration of parents and their children from one area to another. “The ministry is assessing the extent of the problem in specific schools so that they make interventions 123

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 427