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Looking back as the nation celebrates

Fifty-six years ago, on the day when the country attained independence, almost all major villages were lit yet there was no electricity supply except...

Not for the first time an association with BPF presents big risks for UDC

As if there is not enough trouble coming the way of the UDC, here is another new one. The BPF presents a real and ongoing...

SAMMIM Operations are Reviving BDF

Botswana Defence Force has a very good history of participating successfully in peacekeeping operations around the continent of Africa. The first of such operations...

Localising COA still appears a bridge too far with recent appointments thereto

The Judicial Service Commission (JSC) released a press release through which it was announcing three appointments to the Court of Appeal (COA). These are...

Opposition collective is now on a death spiral  

Opposition has now moved much farther away from any electoral victory in 2024. The Umbrella for Democratic Change and its offshoot led by Botswana...


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Police IX Ladies are the champions of Archein BSA Independence Softball Tournament Police Ladies won in style, racing to a 9 - 0 lead in the 2nd inning. After failing to register a run in the top 3rd inning, BDF IX forfeited the match, handing Police IX the championship in the process. ... See MoreSee Less
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Archein BSA Independence Softball Tournament Police IX Men and Ladies softball teams are straight through to the finals of the Archein BSA Independence Softball Tournament. Police Ladies mauled Vikings 5 - 3 in the contest of bracket leaders to take an easy route to the finals, while their male counterpars brushed off BDF IX 4 - 0 to proceed. Police IX Ladies will now face BDF IX Ladies after the latter beat Vikings 3 - 2 in the final semifinal playoff. RESULTS & FIXTURE: 02 / 10 / 2022 Semifinal National Diamond 0800 hrs: BDF IX 3 - 2 Vikings (Ladies) Semifinal: UB Diamond 0800 hrs: Police IX 4 - 0 BDF IX (men) Coming next ONGOING NOW : 1015 hrs: Gatalamotho vs BDF IX Final 1245 hrs: Police IX vs BDF IX (Ladies) 1530 hrs: Police IX vs Gatalamotho / BDF IX (Men) ... See MoreSee Less
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