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06 Sep 2019

By Lesley Seetso

Poverty has spread its roots into the far and near places where some people live their lives shackled to hardship.

Until intervention, they will continue to be assaulted by obscurity and the insecurities that come with it. The story of the development of a young girl child is not as glorious as was the news of their birth.

06 Sep 2019

MultiChoice Africa has announced the graduation of the first students of the MultiChoice Talent Factory (MTF) Southern African Academy.

Along with Certificates of Completion, various students were rewarded with exciting opportunities including placements and internships with the New York Film Academy College of Visual & Performing Arts (NYFA) in New York.

06 Sep 2019

By Lesley Seetso

Dignity thrives where it is cultivated and nourished.

It is no secret that many Batswana live their lives within the confines of poverty, unemployment and hardships. Such a people can never know what it means to live decently until someone intervenes.

06 Sep 2019

The ALUB at its recent AGM, elected Ronald Samuels as its chairperson. He is the chief executive officer (CEO) of Botswana Life Insurance Limited.

Samuels takes over from outgoing chairman, Thebe Modikwe.

06 Sep 2019

The premier league which started over the weekend is marred by controversy already.

Four premier league teams have been punished for the lack of compliance with the set regulations of club licensing.

06 Sep 2019

By Anita Rannoba

The senior women national team Zebras goal keeper, Sedilame Bosija, is eager to be a good ambassador and to make her stay in South Africa fruitful.

06 Sep 2019

By Oratile Otsetswe

Botswana Tennis Association (BTA) is gearing up to ensure inclusive participation for all in the sport of tennis.

This is in the BTA Botswana Long-Term Athlete Development (BLTAD) ambition programme to guarantee participation of all across the spectrum.

06 Sep 2019

By Godfrey Mowaneng

Following a celebrated move by Botswana’s football jewel Mogakolodi Ngele from ABSA premiership champions Mamelodi Sundowns to Limpopo based Black Leopards, the Zebras attacking midfielder is yet to cement his place in the colours of Lidoda Duvha, as Leopards is affectionately called in the football circles.

06 Sep 2019

By Godfrey Mowaneng

It was a walk in the park for local sprinters as the dominance of Botswana in the 400m race in Africa was felt yet again at the 12th All Africa Games held in Rabat Morocco.

06 Sep 2019

BY RUTH KEDIKILWE

The Telegraph caught up with an outspoken, flamboyant anti-drug use ambassador in 31-year-old Tumelo Sengawane, who for the past few years, took a bold and active decision to quit drugs, alcohol and cigarettes.

06 Sep 2019

BY JOSEPH BALISE

A Botswana Institute for Development Policy Analysis (BIDPA) research paper by Pelotshweu Moepeng on “Food Security, Agricultural Policy and Environmental Interface: African Perspective” highlights that Botswana is a flat country with the Kalahari Desert covering more than two thirds of its size.

06 Sep 2019

By Dan Molaodi

06 Sep 2019

By Mpho Balopi

Botswana is set to undergo a massive economic transformation that will bring it fully into the 21stcentury if the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP), led by President Masisi, has anything to do with it.  

In its 2019 Election Manifesto, the BDP has made job creation its main priority.

The question is, how is the BDP going to do this?

01 Sep 2019

It Has To Be Jazz®

02 Sep 2019

President Mokgweetsi Masisi faces a possible push-back from his cabinet after the revamped Directorate on Corruption and Economic Crime (DCEC) decided to re-open investigations against a number of Cabinet ministers.

02 Sep 2019

The credibility of Desai Law Group Managing Partner Rizwan Desai has been called into question in a response paper by suspended Choppies CEO, Ramachandran Ottapathu‘s (Ram).

02 Sep 2019

Permanent Secretary to the President Carter Morupisi is scheduled to to appear in a Gaborone Magistrate Court on Tuesday next week.

Morupisi will appear together with his wife, Pinnie Morupisi.

The duo faces three counts of abuse of office, receiving bribery and money laundering.

02 Sep 2019

CALISTUS BOSALETSWE

Air Botswana employees fear job losses after management of the ailing airline informed them of intentions to scale down.

The national carrier is going ahead with another retrenchment hardly two years after 100 jobs were slashed anyway.

02 Sep 2019

While the court case in which Solomon Setshedi challenged the electoral candidacy of Dorcas Makgato appears to be over, there is one question that the entire court process never answered: is Phakalane part of Gaborone or not?

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