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Neo Kolantsho
  • Residents warned that breeding chickens at home is illegal

    Breeding of any type of birds or chickens inside or near homesteads is illegal and anyone found not following the law will be charged an amount from P2 000 to P5 000 depending on the severity of the matter, Tutume District Council has warned.In...

  • Student laptops worth P61 million lost across the country

    At least 30 in a hundred laptops that the ministry bought for schools have been lost, Assistant Minister of Education, Aubrey Lesaso has said.Government took a decision to buy laptops for students and teachers to digitalise education and in 2022,...

  • Woman wakes up to find his ex-boyfriend raping her

    Police in Kasane are on the hunt for a man suspected to have raped a 38-year-old-woman of Botshabelo ward this past week.According to Kasane Station Commander Superintendent, James Maabong, the complainant has informed the police that she woke up to...

  • BURIED TWICE

    Fifty-four-year old Andrew Moleele who was found dead and buried in a shallow grave inside his home in Matshelagabedi village was properly laid to rest this past Tuesday.Speaking to this publication on Monday this week, Councillor Neo Sefume of...

  • Minister's fraternal unhappy with Lekganyane

    Zion Christian Church (ZCC) St. Engenas church in Botswana is not going to respond to accusations they see flying around regarding their leader Bishop Doctor Joseph Engenas Lekganyane.Phillip Sebifo, Secretary of the St. Engenas church in Molepolole...

  • Disturbing trend of tombstone theft emerges

    Suppliers of tombstones in Palapye fear that they will soon be out of business. This is because there are people who steal tombstones at graveyards on a weekly basis, and in the eyes of those who bought the tombstones, the suppliers are chief...

  • HELP ME: It never rains but pours for distressed mothers

    A 31-year-old mother residing in Mogoditshane Block 5 in the Gaborone greater area knows no peace, the pain that rips through her heart daily knows no boundaries.She is overwhelmed by feelings of helplessness and sometimes thinks of ending her life....

  • LET HIM REST

    The 45 Easter pilgrims who died while travelling to Moria in South Africa in March this year have been buried, and it is now time to let go and allow grieving families to heal, Kgosi Segale Gobuamang of Thamaga village has advised.Gobuamang said this...

  • NOT ON MY WOMAN

    A 34-year-old man is currently battling for his life at Princess Marina Hospital (PMH) in Gaborone after being beaten to a pulp by a 40-year-old man who found him in bed with his girlfriend this past weekend.The incident occurred at Makadibeng cattle...

  • CLEAN UP

    The president of Botswana Association of Tribal Land Authorities (BATLA) Kgang Kgang says it is of paramount importance for all land boards and other stakeholders affected in land allocation to know and understand the law.Kgang says ignorance or not...

  • Fourteen charged for playing cards, dice in public areas

    Fourteen (14) men have already been arrested and charged as Mahalapye police cracks the whip on anyone found playing cards or dice games in public areas for monetary gain.The men, aged between 22 and 59 years, were found playing cards near the bus...

  • Vee accepts BDP vetting decision and wishes Healy well

    Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) announcement of parliamentary and council candidates who will contest the 2024 BDP primary elections has put to an end what has been seen as indirect dissing between popular musician Odirile Vee Sento and Member of...

  • Communicate death properly to children

    When death knocks in a home, the family of the deceased often plunges into a state of instability, confusion, sorrow and sometimes panic, and all these overwhelming emotions often lead to the neglect of children.When the family is busy preparing for...

  • Invisible snake torments villagers from generations back

    No one can tell with certainty that they have ever seen a snake inside the Molopye River that passes through Ntlhantlhe village.However, a majority of the residents strongly believe that inside the river waters is a snake that comes out once in a...

  • Land dispute cited in Wateka's death as he failed to bury his father

    The badly decomposed body of a man found inside government-owned Artificial Insemination camp at Dibete in the Kgatleng District is that of Edwin Wateka, who was reported missing on April 2, impeccable sources have told this publication.Assistant...

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