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September 11, 2018 4:00 AM Ntuli Cracks Ribs At GIMC Giggle-Dom

Unlike other comedians who take a few minutes to settle at the beginning of a set, the 39-year-old comic found her groove right from the onset. As a headliner for the GIMC comedy she snugly fitted the bill from the word go. The full-time stand-up comedian was comfortable on stage and from the second she cracked her first joke, the audience knew they were in for a great 148

September 4, 2018 1:52 PM BIHL draws hope from Masisi’s overtures

For several years, BIHL has cited falling household incomes, rising unemployment particularly among the youth and restrained growth of the overall economy, as key operating challenges for the group’s subsidiaries. Two of BIHL’s subsidiaries, Botswana Life and Legal Guard, are heavily reliant on the disposable incomes of the formally employed, as are the group’s 111

September 4, 2018 12:54 PM Murder case dropped after accused languished 7 years

The accused, Mandla Nyathi, now 26, was accused of killing his girlfriend, Lebogang Ncube, also from Zimbabwe, on July 26, 2011 at a cattle post near Selebi-Phikwe. Nyathi has been languishing in jail for seven years since he was charged with the offence. The state feared that Nyathi was a flight risk because he entered Botswana illegally. But on Tuesday 111

September 4, 2018 12:33 PM Moroka appointed Judge President of Francistown High Court

According to a savingram dated August 31, 2018, addressed to all legal practitioners, Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Attorney General (AG), state prisons and members of the public, Moroka’s new appointment commenced on September 3. As a result of Moroka’s appointment, he will now move from Court Room 4 to Court Room 5, according to the savingram 102

September 4, 2018 4:00 AM D-day For BOPEU, Motsamai

Although they have made partial payment of more than P1.2 million to Motsamai, BOPEU through its investment arm, Babereki Investments, has since counter sued him demanding P43 million. Motsamai through his lawyer, Gabriel Kanjabanga, will be hoping that the court rules that he be paid while the union wants the court to rule that their counter claim be heeded 122

August 25, 2018 4:00 AM What are they smoking, asks defiant boxing VP

A decision was made this week to fire Thipe, who has been on suspension from the executive committee since March. The committee endorsed the disciplinary committee decision, which found Thipe guilty of bringing the association into disrepute. However, Thipe told Mmegi Sport yesterday that he does not accept the ruling as the committee did not have the power 152

August 21, 2018 4:00 AM AP Hold Primaries In 22 Constituencies

Speaking at a press conference last week, Kelebeng said they would hold more primaries in September as they are still working on their structures. “We are going to contest in many constituencies. For now, 22 are ready to go for elections. Others will follow in September. We will contest in many constituencies and leave out those where there is a candidate 131

August 14, 2018 4:00 AM MP Segokgo Thanks Batlokwa

Even though they came late, scores of Batlokwa, young and old, thronged Tlokweng Junior Secondary School on Saturday where Segokgo addressed them on some burning issues, and awarded teams and players who outperformed others in a football tournament he sponsored. Amongst others, former permanent secretary in the Office of the President Phillip Matsetse 160

August 9, 2018 2:26 PM Masisi, Khama, Mogae & Kgathi on the same flight to Zim

The statement also revealed that Former Presidents Festus G. Mogae and Ian Khama will be accompanying President Masisi on the trip adding that they will all be on board the Presidential Jet, OK1, “at His Excellency’s invitation”. Khama who was this week bashing the Minister of Defence, Justice and Security Shaw Kgathi, will also come face to face with the Bobonong 111

August 8, 2018 2:55 PM Inaugural gospel awards a success

Leah won the most awards by scooping the award for best gospel artist of the year, best newcomer, gospel album of the year, and song of the year. Moyoress Molefi also won three awards being the best traditional gospel, best gospel music DVD and best female gospel artist. Bryan B Dub was also man of the moment as he walked away with awards for best hip-hop 155