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  • Man fails to kill lover, hangs himself

    A 30-year-old man of Seabe ward in Serowe committed suicide last Sunday morning after stabbing his 28-year-old girlfriend with a sharp object.Serowe Police Station Commander, Poloko Oteng says the incident was reported by relatives after they found...

  • BURS launches Tax year Filing Season

    Botswana Unified Revenue Service (BURS) has this Monday launched the 2021/2022 Tax year Filing Season as it has been tasked by the Government to assess and collect revenue on its behalf.Speaking at the official launch in Francistown, BURS Tax...

  • A Code of Conduct for church leaders

    Organisation of African Instituted Churches (OAIC) President, Dr. Tebogo Motlhagodi says there was no proper consultation with church bodies regarding the Amendment of the Societies Act that governs churches.Dr. Motlhagodi said that the government...

  • Union plans to take government to court

    - "We want public servants to be well-paid whether there is money or there is no money"Botswana Amalgamated Local, Central Government, and Parastatal Workers Union, commonly referred simply as the manual workers union, plans to take the...

  • Mother of 3 sets of twins needs help

    For Duduzile Petros, a mother of eight from Thamashanga, a stone’s throw away from Francistown, raising children has become unbearable. Thus the 45-year-old unemployed single mother is not even ashamed to ask for help. She gets on by selling...

  • Teenage fathers need support too

    Walk of Hope Foundation has expressed worry at the neglect of teenage fathers in communities.Clackson Kasungo, the Chairperson of the organisation that provides psychosocial support to victims and perpetrators of Gender-Based Violence (GBV) told at a...

  • Family still tormented by mysterious fires despite intervention

    The Tlhobogang family in Mmathethe village, whose household has been ravaged by mysterious fires since the end of May into this month, are still trying to understand the source of their now charred life.Last week, another fire broke out, this time...

  • Land Board evicts squatters, demolishes their structures

    Some Mogoditshane residents last week found themselves face to face with the law when their Land Board implemented a resolution to evict all squatters who illegally developed plots in the area, and their structures were demolished.According to the...

  • TROUBLED: Albinism community mired with challenges

    The Albinism Community has revealed its ambitious plan to embark on a farm project that will produce Aloe Vera and other medicinal products.According to the Chairperson of Tshimologo Association for the Albinism Community, Ofentse Serurubele, if...

  • Mysterious fires leave Mmathethe family traumatised

    The Tlhobogang family in Mmathethe has been left traumatised and fearful after mysterious fires engulfed their homestead repeatedly for three days, some of which were consecutive.A family representative, Alice Tlhobogang told The Midweek Sun that the...

  • Men encouraged to support pregnant partners

    Pregnancy is one of the greatest moments in a woman's life. However, for others, it brings a whole roller coaster of emotions with it. In some instances it is even hard for women to accept an unplanned pregnancy, says Founder of Post Natal Mental...

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