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Friday, 02-12-16, 12:51Nasha, UDC's Valentine Present[The Patriot] The Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) is scheduled to welcome former Speaker of the National Assembly Margaret Nasha into its ranks on Valentine's Day (14 February, 2016) at Marulamantsi Freedom Square from 1400hrs. This is expected to be a star rally and will be officiated by UDC leadership including president Duma Boko, Secretary General Ndaba Gaolatlhe and Chairman Motlatsi Molapisi. read more...
Friday, 02-12-16, 12:24Preparing for War?[The Patriot] The allocation of the highest share in the 2016/17 development budget at 24% to the Ministry of Defence, Justice and Security has created an outrage from the business community and other stakeholders with leader of opposition Duma Boko accusing government of having a 'security neurosis'. Addressing a press briefing Boko said that the current government is creating an arms race within the region as other Southern African countries will feel threatened by the huge spending by a rather peaceful country. "We a read more...
Thursday, 02-11-16, 12:15Rape Incidents Worry[Botswana Daily News] Maun -North West Police District Administration Officer, Superintendent John Kelebeng has expressed concern over the escalation in rape cases in his policing district. read more...
Thursday, 02-11-16, 11:26Botswana's Massive Diamond Named Our Light[New Era] Gaborone -The Lucara Diamond Corp has announced the winning name for the 1,111 carat gem quality diamond discovered in November last year. The diamond has been named Lesedi La Rona, which means Our Light. The winner of the competition is Thembani Moitlhobogi who will receive a prize of 25 000 pula (about N$35 000). read more...
Wednesday, 02-10-16, 9:36GU Withdraw From CAF Games[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Gaborone United this week pulled out of the CAF Confederations Cup, few days before their scheduled match against Jeshi Kujenga Uchumi (JKU) of Zanzibar. read more...
Wednesday, 02-10-16, 7:40Botswana Police Apologise[The Herald] Botswana Police Services has apologised to its Zimbabwean counterparts following reports that some of the former's officers are not co-operating on investigating cross border stocktheft cases and other criminal activities. read more...
Tuesday, 02-09-16, 15:38Largest Diamond Found in 100 Years Named 'Our Light'[News24Wire] The 1 111 carat diamond discovered in Botswana has officially been named "Lesedi La Rona", which means "our light" in Setswana. read more...
Tuesday, 02-09-16, 12:46Khama to Launch ESP At Machaneng Next Saturday[Government of Botswana] The public is informed that the official launch of the Economic Stimulus Programme (ESP) will take place on Saturday 13th, February 2016 in Machaneng village, in the Tswapong/Ramokgonami area. According to the Office of the President, the launch will be performed by His Excellency the President of the Republic of Botswana, Lieutenant General Dr. Seretse Khama Ian Khama and is expected to start at 08h00. read more...
Tuesday, 02-09-16, 8:32BNF Celebrates 50th Anniversary[Botswana Daily News] Kanye -Leader of Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC), Mr Duma Boko has advised opposition political parties to work together. read more...
Monday, 02-08-16, 13:21'JJ' Demolishes Sankoyo[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Prolific Township Rollers striker, Jerome 'JJ' Ramatlhakwana was the toast of the day when he scored a brace in his side's 4-0 demolition of Sankoyo Bushbucks in a be Mobile Premiership game played at the new Francistown Sports Complex on Saturday. read more...

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