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WINs 13 February 2020

Today's leading stories from Botswana

By Kabelo Binns

Botswana Guardian 13.2.2020
Botswana Guardian 13.2.2020Source: Botswana Guardian



Ex-DIS agent in trouble over P18.7m contract

Botswana’s high income status target pie in the sky

Gaborone Main Mall to become a cultural hub


Celebrating Florence Nightingale’s profession

GCC Councillors chicken out of blocking budget

UB to host UNESCO Chair for Heritage Studies

Botswana and Russia extol virtue of diplomacy

Budget dismal on research funding – TK

Rebbuttal – ‘Attacks on SICPA based on fake allegations’

Khama stays calm as Gov.t redeploys his staff

Gaborone Main Mall to become a cultural hub

Botswana prepares for peer review by Africa


Doreen Khama is the new StanChart Chairperson

DCI gains 0.69%

Pula strengthens future against SA Rand

Botswana exports goods worth P4,5bn

BPOPF declares final interest rates

LLR appoints Oteng Keabetswe to its board

Poor leadership impedes Africa’s agriculture development

Trading under AfCFTA begins in July

BHC profit down 81%

BIFM LPF proposes to acquire new assets

Absa strives to remain dominant player

Morupule B maintained at P2,5bn

Gov’t approves Giyani Metals EMP for Lobatse manganese project

Wealth exists in rural Africa – Thapelo Tsheole

ICT can unlock opportunities – BTCL Chief

Drilling on Thorny River and Marsfontein Concessions

Knowledge based economy needs curriculum revamp – expert

Spar shares slide after low rise in sales

Samsung joins the fold with Galaxy Z Flip smartphone


Doc cum fashionista launches Jossy Couture

Kalahari Bridals open store in Palapye

A divined Rome stole my breath

Kalahari Chocolate add taste to Valentine’s Day

For the love of camera


CANA swimming championships gain momentum

Makwala Stadium divides Tutume residents

Amrouche missing from the dugout

Olympic qualification in doubt for Karate

BBA woes continue

Premier league commercialization begins

Otsetswe’s disappearance puzzles BAA

The Voice 13.2.2020
The Voice 13.2.2020Source: The Voice



Roman Catholic priest said to be racist

Son of BDP women’s wing SG accused of forging DIS boss signature

Face the music


BDP MPs slammed for snubbing civil society budget debate

Tshekedi takes Matsheka to task

You will hang by the neck until you die

Mother -of-sevn survives axe attack

A ticking time bomb!

Annual Marokolwane charity walk set for February 22nd

Soldier charged with stabbing girlfriend

Mogoditshane sex trade exposed

Seduke denies Khama and Kgosi links


The power of now

Barclays completes Absa transition

Living life through the lense

Orange farmer’s sweet success

Diamond delight

A wealth of potential


Miss Teen Botswana crowned 2nd princess at Miss Teen International

Mampeezy’s displeasure

Zeus to release Pieces of the Now

Cyber-bullying explained!

Fashion Valentine special


School sports in doubt

Sebego returns

BSSA ready for CANA Zone IV tourney

Galaxy host systems

All systems go for fading Galaxy

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