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MAUN: Bank of Botswana (BoB) Governor, Linah Mohohlo has dispelled observations that the banking system is inching towards a liquidity crisis. She was addressing delega...
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Grant Thornton Botswana has partnered with the Botswana Confederation of Commerce Industry and Manpower (BOCCIM) to launch the first ever Private Business Growth Awards. ...
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Thu 27 Nov 2014, 14:40 pm
Haggard, desperate, dejected, angry, resigned, irritable are some of the adjectives you would use to describe the feeling of the human sea that besieged Oodi Sub-Land Boa...
Thu 27 Nov 2014, 13:15 pm
Out of the 119 nominated councillors, the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) has 115 councillors, while the Umbrella for Democratic Change has four. The Botswana Congress Pa...
Thu 27 Nov 2014, 13:13 pm
Men for Health and Gender Justice (MH&GJ) organisation hosted a 90 Minutes Against Gender Based Violence (AGBV) football tournament aimed at sensitising men and the publi...
Thu 27 Nov 2014, 13:11 pm
The Member of Parliament for Serowe North East Kgotla Autlwetse says teachers’ houses at Swaneng Hill School in Serowe are inhabitable, thus affecting productivity.
Business
Thu 27 Nov 2014, 14:51 pm
MAUN: Bank of Botswana (BoB) Governor, Linah Mohohlo has dispelled observations that the banking system is inching towards a liquidity crisis. She was addressing delega...
Thu 27 Nov 2014, 14:44 pm
Grant Thornton Botswana has partnered with the Botswana Confederation of Commerce Industry and Manpower (BOCCIM) to launch the first ever Private Business Growth Awards. ...
Wed 26 Nov 2014, 16:40 pm
Property company, PrimeTime says it is shifting focus to retail market growth opportunities in towns and villages outside Gaborone due to the saturation in the retail pro...
Wed 26 Nov 2014, 16:37 pm
The Tokafala Advisory Mentorship programme has unveiled its first beneficiaries. A total of 13 entrepreneurs have been selected out of 35 participants, after undergoing a...
Sport
Thu 27 Nov 2014, 12:32 pm
The Sevens team left for Harare, Zimbabwe yesterday to compete in the two-day Confederation of African Rugby (CAR) Sevens tournament that kicks off on Saturday.
Thu 27 Nov 2014, 12:25 pm
MOLEPOLOLE: Nico United yesterday joined Township Rollers, Gaborone United (GU) and BDF XI in the semi-finals of the Mascom Top 8 with a 3-1 aggregate score against Mochu...
Thu 27 Nov 2014, 12:22 pm
The Botswana karate duo of Ofentse Bakwadi and Khaya Groth will train for two weeks with US World Championship bronze medalist, Brian Ramrup.
Thu 27 Nov 2014, 12:19 pm
The Botswana Cricket Association (BCA) has begun the search for a new national team coach to replace Arjun Menon who left more than a year ago.
Lifestyle
Thu 27 Nov 2014, 12:42 pm
It will be a battle of Africa’s finest comedians in Gaborone with Ugandan comedy superstar Kasiime Anne, and South Africa’s Trevor Noah and Eugene Khoza both putting up a...
Thu 27 Nov 2014, 12:40 pm
Clap N’ Tap Choirs of Botswana (CCB) members will perform at a gospel clap n’ tap festival scheduled to take place at Westwood International School hall this Saturday.
Thu 27 Nov 2014, 12:35 pm
SELEBI-PHIKWE: Award winning South African gospel singer Kgotso Makgalema is scheduled to launch his new album, Lefika Laka, in the Selebi-Phikwe mining town in the winte...
Wed 26 Nov 2014, 16:08 pm
Music lovers will be treated to an enjoyable experience when popular Molapowabojang Recreational Park turns 22 on Saturday. South African group Teddy Bears and local rapp...
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Opinion & Analysis
Tue 25 Nov 2014, 12:24 pm
It made perfect sense at dawn of independence due to scarcity of election candidates qualifying for cabinet that unelected candidates could be ‘specially elected.
Fri 21 Nov 2014, 14:29 pm
President Ian Khama’s administration has slapped South Africa’s Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) top leadership with a visa requirement. Staff Writer, THALEFANG CHARLES ar...
Fri 21 Nov 2014, 14:12 pm
The decision by the government to ‘bar’ senior EFF leaders from entering Botswana is an act of cowardice. Mmegi Staffer NTIBINYANE NTIBINYANE argues that by barring EFF ...
Fri 21 Nov 2014, 13:54 pm
Were it not for fervent prayers amongst God-fearing citizens, this paper demonstrates that a crisis of unimaginable proportions was imminent and had long been constructed...
Features
Tue 25 Nov 2014, 12:30 pm
FRANCISTOWN: The battle for the City of Francistown’s mayoral seat has started in earnest and threatens to divide the dominant ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP), if ...
Tue 25 Nov 2014, 12:15 pm
Centre for Coordination of Agricultural Research and Development for Southern Africa (CCARDESA), on Wednesday launched its Grants Facility.
Fri 21 Nov 2014, 12:40 pm
Barring an appeal by the Ministry of Labour and Home Affairs within the statutory six weeks, the gay, lesbian and bisexual community will happily file the 10-year legal b...
Fri 21 Nov 2014, 12:33 pm
Many homosexuals and those who support their sexual rights lobby in Botswana and outside the country are elated. Recently, the Gaborone High Court ruled that it is uncons...
World
Wed 29 Oct 2014, 17:39 pm
Zambian Vice-President Guy Scott has been named acting leader following the death of President Michael Sata.
Mon 13 Oct 2014, 23:00 pm
The Ebola epidemic threatens the "very survival" of societies and could lead to failed states, the World Health Organization (WHO) has warned.
Thu 25 Sep 2014, 09:00 am
The Ebola outbreak threatens to become a political crisis that could unravel years of effort to stabilise West Africa, a think tank has warned.
Wed 17 Sep 2014, 10:23 am
South African President Jacob Zuma announced Tuesday that 67 South Africans died in a building collapse in Nigeria's financial capital Lagos.
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