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23 Sep 2018

Botswana Football Association (BFA) has parted ways with its erstwhile suspended Finance Officer and former acting Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Susan Lawrence.

While the association is still cagey with details regarding its alleged sacking of Lawrence, the latter has however confirmed she has indeed left the employ of the BFA.

23 Sep 2018

Tsaone Latiwa of Botrail Cycling club has become the latest cyclist to receive an elite scholarship to study abroad and further her sporting career.

The 19 year old will soon leave for Griffith College in Queensland, Australia, to pursue Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Sciences for duration of five and a half years.

23 Sep 2018

Botswana Football Association (BFA) has confirmed that it has taken back the hospitality kit that was given to the national Under 17 side that did duty at the COSAFA Under 17 tournament that was hosted in Mauritius.

17 Sep 2018

Former Botswana Football Association (BFA) employees Odirile Daka and Stephen Maleka are facing multiple charges of defrauding the always cash trapped association.

Daka and Maleka were recently arraigned before Extension II magistrate court Babedi Rankoro but their plea was reserved for later date and the accused can bring legal representation.

17 Sep 2018

The Debswana First Division League teams and players will have to wait a little longer to kick a ball in anger.

This follows the indefinite suspension of the league due to hiccups in authorizing grants, completing payments and logistics. The league was supposed to start in both the north and south sides this previous weekend.

17 Sep 2018

Former Botswana international footballer Tshepiso ‘Sox’ Molwantwa’s has set eyes on scoring big in the political field as he trades his goal scoring boots for politics.

17 Sep 2018

Africa Union Sports Council (AUSC) Region 5 youth games Local Organising Committee (LOC) is optimistic that apart from financial constraints, Botswana will host successful Region 5 Youth championships.

17 Sep 2018

Organisers of the Ride 106 Yarona FM Cycle Challenge have promised to deliver a bigger, better and charitable event when cyclists take to the saddle and pedal on October 14.

Now on its second installment, the Ride 106 Yarona FM Cycle Challenge said the cycling challenge will now be used to raise funds for charitable causes in the country.

10 Sep 2018

Gaborone United (GU) followers may finally breathe a sigh of relief after the team paid former player Bismark Appiah.

The payment means the team is no longer under the threat of facing FIFA sanctioned relegation from the Botswana Premier League (BPL) as the world football controlling body had threatened.

10 Sep 2018

Former Botswana Premier League Chief Executive Officer (BPL CEO) Bennett Mamelodi has vowed to go back to the trenches and wage a fierce legal battle against the Botswana Football Association (BFA).

Speaking through his attorney Dutch Leburu in the aftermath of losing his case against the BFA, Mamelodi said he will not let up until justice is served.

10 Sep 2018

A divided house of Gaborone United (GU) will this coming weekend converge for a Special General Meeting (SGM) to elect an Executive Committee to lead it past the treacherous waters it is currently wading through.

10 Sep 2018

Former Botswana Football Association (BFA) President Tebogo Sebego says he will welcome any FIFA sanctioned investigation into his conduct should the football world governing body seek to do such.

10 Sep 2018

Botswana’s first traditional games team to bring home medals from an international competition was recently awarded recognition certificates and their medals.

Officially handing the team awards, the Director of Botswana Traditional Games (BOTGA) Evah Kesiilwe said the team had performed well beyond expectations.

02 Sep 2018

Sources close to Township Rollers say football politics may have played a role in the team’s failure to comply with the Confederation of African Football (CAF) broadcast requirements.

02 Sep 2018

High Court Judge Justice Godfrey Radijeng will this coming Thursday (September 6) deliver judgment on the long running feud between former Botswana Premier League (BPL) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Bennett Mamelodi and the Botswana Football Association (BFA).

02 Sep 2018

Botswana Badminton Association (BBA) has vowed to do all it can to ensure they host successful Botswana Closed championships.

Despite being faced with lack of proper infrastructure and shortage of funds to host games and tournaments, the association is adamant that it will not be deterred in their plans to host Botswana Closed.

27 Aug 2018

“It is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing,” so goes a saying by Shakespeare in Macbeth.

For the Botswana senior national football team, The Zebras, these sayings may have an even better meaning.

Regime upon regime, the Zebras have been promised better payment system, and yet nothing ever suffices.

27 Aug 2018

Having worked within the Botswana Premier League for a season, I realised that one of the most urgent matters that clubs need to address is the privacy of their training, programme and planning.

27 Aug 2018

With just over a month to go before the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announces the 2022 Olympic Youth Games hosts, Botswana is optimistic of winning the bid.

The country, along with three other African countries, being Nigeria, Senegal and Tunisia are vying to host the first Youth Olympics in African soil.

27 Aug 2018

Excitement is building up ahead of the much anticipated second edition of the Under 18 (U18) national 3 on 3 Young Lion’s Cup basketball tournament tour which is scheduled to start this coming weekend.

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