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11 Aug 2019

BY DUNCAN KGANGKENNA

The Botswana Football Association Disciplinary Committee (BFA DC) chairperson, Martin Dingake, has accused the BFA leader Maclean Letshwiti of blatant assault on the independence and impartiality of judicial bodies.

11 Aug 2019

BY BOTLHALE KOOTHUPILE

“I am retiring from football after serving it for uninterrupted 22 good years as a player, a football coach and FIFA grassroots instructor,” a message pinged on my phone.

05 Aug 2019

BY BOTLHALE KOOTHUPILE

The Botswana Premier League (BPL) is tethering in the brink of uncertainty. With no recognisable sponsor for the league, teams are bracing themselves for the worst league season in time immemorial.

05 Aug 2019

BY GODFREY MOWANENG

Botswana’s recent poor performance in the World netball fraternity has taken its toll and landed the country further down the World rankings.

Once regarded one of Africa’s finest, the country finds it difficult and currently placed 25th in the International Netball Federation (INF) World chat of affiliated netball nations.

05 Aug 2019

BY ORATILE OTSETSWE

Botswana Footballers’ Union (FUB) president, Onalethata Tshekiso, says local football clubs are not on a satisfactory level when it comes to players’ welfare.

05 Aug 2019

BY BOTLHALE KOOTHUPILE

‘Saddled with litigation costs, but happy with the outcome of the court proceedings,’ is how Bennett Mamelodi sums his feelings.

After losing all the cases he filed against the BFA, the former BPL Chief Executive Officer (CEO) opines he is a happy man.

05 Aug 2019

BY DUNCAN KGANGKENNA

Organisers of the annual Orange Phikwe marathon have vowed to keep the marathon growing and attract more patronage.

The sentiments were shared director of legal and corporate affairs, Lepata Mafa-Nthomola at the launch of the 2019 marathon edition.

05 Aug 2019

BY PATIENCE LEPHOGOLE

Botswana Police netball women will battle it out at the just started Southern African Regional Police Chiefs Co-operation Organization (SARPCCO) games.

The games began yesterday and will run until 13th August. The coach is adamant the team will surpass expectations.

05 Aug 2019

BY PATIENCE LEPHOGOLE

Following the submission of the year 2017 and 2018 audited financial reports to the Registrar of Societies, the Botswana Netball Association (BONA) may be in trouble if it fails to submit previous audited reports for the past 6 years.

29 Jul 2019

BY DUNCAN KGANGKENNA

The Botswana Football Association (BFA) Disciplinary Committee chairperson, Martin Dingake, is refusing to preside over a case against Tebogo Sebego.

Dingake informed the BFA legal advisor, Tebatso Hule, of his stance.

29 Jul 2019

BY ANITA RANNOBA

A storm of controversy is swirling around Botswana Karate Association (BOKA) and is threatening to tear down its house of cards.

At the heart of the impending storm lies the close but controversial relationship between the BOKA president Tshepo Bathai and the senior national team coach Christopher Ponatshego.

29 Jul 2019

BY BOTLHALE KOOTHUPILE

Three years since his unceremonious departure from the Botswana Premier League (BPL) and four litigations later, Bennett Mamelodi is yet to find a reprieve in his protracted battles with the Botswana Football Association (BFA).

21 Jul 2019

BY BOTLHALE KOOTHUPILE

Smarting from their loss of the case it instituted against its former president Tebogo Sebego, Botswana Football Association (BFA) has struck back.

On Thursday the BFA wrote a letter of complaint against Sebego’s ‘conduct’ in terms of article 116 of the BFA Disciplinary Code

21 Jul 2019

BY BOTLHALE KOOTHUPILE

When he assumed the reins at the Botswana Football Association (BFA) president almost three years ago, MaClean Letshwiti had two main promises, his priorities.

The first was football development, a tenet he has so far tried to fulfil. The second was a promise he would have created 5000 jobs by the end of his four year tenure.

21 Jul 2019

BY ANITA RANNOBA

The reality of how our sport is failing us is coming out in the open. With the just ended 2019 Africa Karate Championships (UFAK) held in Gaborone it is quite clear there is an error somewhere.

21 Jul 2019

BY GODFREY MOWANENG

15 Jul 2019

BY BOTLHALE KOOTHUPILE

“This is quite a game, politics. There are no permanent enemies and no permanent friends, only permanent interests,” William Clay.

The above adage fits snugly in relation to the state of affairs of Botswana football.

15 Jul 2019

BY GODFREY MOWANENG

Following the brushing aside of former Botswana Premier League (BPL) board chairman Jagdish Shah a week ago, chief executive officer (CEO) Thabo Ntshinogang’s fate at the helm of the organisation is indefinite.

15 Jul 2019

BY PATIENCE LEPHOGOLE

Given a chance to shine at the 2019 World University Championships in Napoli, Italy, Botswana’s tertiary assembled team seems to be in disarray as they keep losing in their scheduled activities.

15 Jul 2019

BY DUNCAN KGANGKENNA

A case in which the former Botswana Premier League (BPL) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Bennett Mamelodi is challenging the judgment of the High Court in relation to the findings of the Botswana Football Association (BFA) commissioned forensic audit will be finally determined on the 26th July.

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