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  • Crane driver killed in mining accident

    A 48-year-old crane driver died on Monday, June 17th after he lost control of the crane he was operating at the Debswana Jwaneng mine, and collided with a drill rig.Senior Corporate Affairs Manager responsible for brand and stakeholder relations,...

  • Suspected serial killer seeks bail after killing his two girlfriends

    Murder suspect, Phemelo Picture Moshe, who allegedly killed two young women on different occasions and burying them - one covered with branches and the other buried in the ground - is now seeking bail.Appearing before Kanye Senior Magistrate Keneilwe...

  • Mochudi family fears the worst for missing son

    The Makola family in Mochudi at Makgophana ward, is desperately searching for their missing son Boys Makola, who was known as Diboyisi in the village.Diboyisi was last seen in mid-February, and his family holds onto the hope that their mentally...

  • ROW OVER BIG TREE

    The Lejage family in Manyana has not been able to reach a unanimous decision regarding the Mokgalo tree which has grown so large that it has become the source of contention in the family.The family, which resides in Powane ward, is currently...

  • Police is search of man who raped Standard 7 girl

    A 12-year-old girl was taken to Letlhakeng police by her parents, who subsequently filed a rape case against the man she had spent the night with.Details of the incident reveal that the young girl was sent to the shops this past Saturday afternoon....

  • One ward attracts eleven (11) Bulela Ditswe candidates

    Kgosing Ward in Kanye East has attracted a record number of candidates for the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) Bulela Ditswe elections, the majority of whom accuse the incumbent Councillor, Moratwa Dikole of failure to deliver services.The Council...

  • Jealous man jailed for breaking skull of his ex-lover's cousin

    Sakaiyo Obakeng, a 35-year-old man of Sekhutlane ward in Tlharaseleele near Phitshane Molopo, was sentenced to five years’ jail term for attacking and injuring his ex-girlfriend's cousin with a metal rod.The case was presided over by Kanye...

  • CASH COWS

    A frustrated 41-year-old single father from Kanye, Keafiwa Laetsang, is frustrated at being denied access to his children by his baby mama, despite fully providing financial support.Suggesting that he is only being used to splash out child...

  • Bangwaketse turn to Badisakgomo to stop livestock theft

    Bangwaketse Kgosikgolo, Kgosi Malope II, has formally introduced residents to groups that intend to safeguard livestock by working tirelessly against thieves and bringing them to the police.Residents gathered at the Kgotla expressed concerns that...

  • Africans shower Letsile Tebogo following his mother's death

    There has been an outpouring of condolence messages and tributes from Batswana and Africa at large following the passing of Seratiwa 'Sthando-Same' Tebogo, the mother of Botswana's fast-rising sprinter and Africa's 200m record holder,...

  • Taolo Moshaga secretly retraces his steps to the BDP he dumped

    Renowned musician, businessman and a die-hard member of the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP), Taolo Moshaga, who recently announced his departure from the party to run as an independent candidate in the parliamentary race for the Kanye East...

  • 19 farmers appear for murder of alleged stock thief

    Nineteen (19) farmers crowded the dock of the Kanye Magistrate Court on Monday to face charges of murder.Details on the charge sheet reveal that the frustrated and desperate farmers from Gamoswaane settlement were granted bail by the court after...

  • JAILED: Facebook rapist lured women through fake job offers

    Tebogo Phisco Matlakala, a 28-year-old man from Kanye, was on Monday sentenced to 15 years in jail for raping and stealing a cellphone from a 24-year-old woman from Mahalapye.The convicted rapist used Facebook to lure women across Botswana. He would...

  • Association warns against fake Healers

    A traditional healer from Dikakapa tsa Dingaka Association of Botswana, Dr Cosmos Tshukuru, cautions Batswana about the reality of witchcraft, acknowledging that some may doubt its existence.When speaking to The Midweek Sun this week, Dr Tshukuru who...

  • Kgosi Malope II unimpressed as nemesis changes surname

    In a new twist to the recent Bangwaketse saga, Metlhaeno Gaseitsewe, a nephew in the Gaseitsewe family and a cousin to Bangwaketse paramount chief Kgosi Malope II, is taking a step to adopt a double-barrel surname, incorporating his maternal...

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