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Mokalake blames his critics for losing Bulela Ditswe

FRANCISTOWN: The outgoing Boteti South Member ..

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IEC allays fear of voters roll manipulation

FRANCISTOWN: Following reports of plans to ..

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BIUST in Jeopardy?

The Botswana International University of ..

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Independence savingram lands DC in trouble

The Kgatleng District Commissioner (DC) Wame ..

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Opposition ready for hung parley

There are fears that the party that will ..

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State of fear

The advent of elections has brought with ..

His-Excellency-President-Ian-Khama

Khama siblings give boreholes to President

Documents show that the Khama siblings have ..

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BCP urges Ombudsman to investigate Khama’s office

FRANCISTOWN: Following recent reports of ..

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US Embassy pushes for HIV fight in Botswana

SOWA-TOWN: In order for Botswana to successfully ..

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Khama’s 31 boreholes?

Some 31 boreholes/wells apparently  belonging  ..

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Mokoko ‘chickens’ out

Former Mogoditshane Land board Chairman Richard ..

Mokone

Sunday Standard Editor arrested

Security officials from Broadhurst Police ..

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Minister, AG in child adoption fray

The Minister of Defence, Justice and Security ..

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Local rockers commemorated in international documentary

In a quest to explore the heavy metal scene ..

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Khama’s alleged DCEC case: 18 years later

A fortnight ago The Botswana Gazette published ..

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Staff panic as FCE transforms

FRANCISTOWN: The impending Francistown College ..

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‘Botswana has become less inviting’ – yet to be released report

Hardly a month after former president, Festus ..

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I am here to stay – Kwelagobe

Botswana’s longest serving Member of Parliament ..

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Phenyo Butale for UDC Gaborone Central

Media activist Phenyo Butale is set to be ..

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Sesung residents and Council locked in a land dispute

A dispute has erupted in Sesung village in ..

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BSE the best option for Government divesture – experts

The listing of government owned entities ..

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I hear they are coming to get me – Bayford

As the nation reels from the recent death ..

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Motswaledi death put country security on high alert?

Botswana security services are said to be ..

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FCC makes a u-turn on eviction of squatting churches

FRANCISTOWN: The squatting churches that ..

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Is Botswana ready for Ebola?

Staff Reporter West Africa is struggling ..

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PAC recommends for disciplinary action for accounting officers

Parliaments’ Public Accounts Committee, ..

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Parliament Intelligence and Security Committee falls apart

After tussling amongst  themselves over ..

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BURS scanners and searches inefficient?

Botswana Unified Revenue Services (BURS)’s ..

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We will not disappoint regions – Babitseng

Tariq Babitseng defeated  Segolame Ramotlhwa ..

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Motshwarakgole is ignorant – Saleshando

Following Botswana Federation of Public Sector ..

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BDP activist lambasts Moyo in a UDC launch

TATI-SIDING: Former Botswana Democratic Party ..

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Deepening diplomatic tensions between Botswana and the US

Long regarded as very close allies, relations ..

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BDP stronghold disadvantaged – UDC candidate

BPC has recently issued a legal notice to ..

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BOFEPUSU endorses UDC

Botswana Federation of Public Sector Unions ..

Apetito-pills

Illegal weight gain tablets on the local market

In the never ending effort to improve looks, ..

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Cabinet split over Kgosi

Director General of Intelligence and Security ..

South Sudan president in Botswana

Kgosi’s days numbered?

The Botswana Gazette understands that the ..

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Diarrhoea rocks Goodhope Senior

When The Botswana Gazette team arrived in ..

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KGAFELA breaks silence on death row

Bakgatla Paramount Chief Kgafela Kgafela ..

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Conflict of interest at DPP?

The State’s alleged dragging of feet in ..

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Invest in young people – UNFPA

UNFPA Botswana has called on the Government ..

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CoA might field a BDP representative in F/town West

The controversial case that saw the ruling ..

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NALCGPWU on corruption exposing mission

Following failure in its bid to be joined ..

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Molokomme to convene spy equipment saga talks

Attorney General Athalia Molokomme is expected ..

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MISA successfully cited as a friend of court in Kgosi Docket case

The Media Institute of Southern Africa, Botswana ..

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DCEC boss’ life in danger?

The Botswana Gazette  understands the Director ..

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Radio gag on BDP candidates

The Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) has prevented ..

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Is Kgosi untouchable?

President Seretse Khama Ian Khama is allegedly ..

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Environmentalists distressed over rising illegal sand mining cases

Growing demand for sand and gravel used for ..

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I never reported corruption to Khama – Saleshando

INNOCENT SELATLHWA Leader of Opposition (LOO) ..

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Batlokwa should be allocated grazing land- GCC Mayor

Gaborone Mayor Haskins Nkaigwa has called ..

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Moatlhodi/Olopeng battle for Tonota South reignited

FRANCISTOWN: Botswana National Front (BNF) ..

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Spy equipment saga claims first victim?

The saga of the missing Botswana Defence ..

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Kgosi’s file harder to access

Hardly a month after The Botswana Gazette ..

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An innovative approach to HIV prevention for youth

The Embassy of the United States of America ..

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Mothers losing lives due to blood shortage

The World Health Organisation (WHO) representative ..

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Creativity celebrated at the Segai Awards

The annual Segai Awards held on Saturday ..

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UDC Chair cautions Boko

Chairman of the Umbrella for Democratic Change ..

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Govt records in a big mess

The Directorate of Public service management ..

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Kgosi used me

Tshenolo Kgosi, the lady whose name appears ..

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BDF Commander resigning?

The commander of the Botswana Defence Force ..

Acting-Education-Minister-Mokgweetsi-Masisi

Why did the Ministry of Education fail to account?

“You are a ministry with four ministers ..

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The murky operations of Silver Shadows, Kgosi’s mysterious company

When investigators from the Directorate on ..

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‘Worst report ever’

The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) chaired ..

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Govt taken to court over primary elections participation

Botswana Public Employees Union and National ..

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Army General and spy halt BDF hearing

A  Botswana Defence Force hearing into the ..

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Intelligence community in conflict

Intelligence community in major state security ..

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GCC lose BCP suit with costs

Gaborone City Council (GCC) has lost with ..

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Gaborone Central is BCP – Saleshando

Botswana Congress Party (BCP) President Dumelang ..

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NWDC to relocate residents

The approval of government’s proposed Maun ..

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Khama versus Nasha round 3

Member of Parliament for Francistown South ..

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Leads in the police helicopter crash

Two leads are currently being investigated ..

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“There was no Domkrag tender”- Soca Moruakgomo

Following allegations that local jazz veteran ..

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OAIC distances itself from Moswaane

FRANCISTOWN: Tension is brewing between the ..

Police-brutality

Police beat up soldier – claim

A soldier has dragged the Botswana Police ..

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Khama defied

Speaker of the National Assembly Dr Margaret ..

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Disciplined forces get overtime allowance increase

The Director of the Public Service Management, ..

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Gender equality in Botswana: A growing concept

The right to equality is afforded to all ..

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BDP on a mission to get rid of uncommitted members

FRANCISTOWN: The Botswana Democratic Party ..

Voter-registration

No continuous registration for elections – IEC

FRANCISTOWN: The Independent Electoral Commission ..

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Nasha vs. Khama over SA elections observer mission?

TEBOGO KGALEMANG The Speaker of the National ..

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Moatlhodi finally walks

“I don’t care if they vote me out from ..

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Botswana falls short in SADC gender equality realisation

Despite the impending deadline to achieve ..

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Khama not visiting Gcwihaba caves for leisure-Tshekedi

President Ian Khama is said to be visiting ..

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I am innocent – Boko

Leader of the Umbrella for Democratic Change ..

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BDP in turmoil

Mid last year Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) ..

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BOFEPUSU, Khama, Morupisi case postponed

A case in which Botswana Federation of Public ..

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Members of BNF reject Moatlhodi

FRANCISTOWN: Members of the Botswana National ..

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TAWU happy with Moitoi, Muzila deployment

Trainers and Allied Workers Union (TAWU) ..

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BPC management to face the axe

Botswana Power Corporation (BPC) executive ..

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More questions surround water safety

Water Utilities Corporation has refused to ..

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Bonnington South- a repeat of Francistown West?

There are fears that what befell the ruling ..

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Mokaila’s Pitsane woes

In the midst of public outcry that ministers ..

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Nasha’s book political suicide?

The Speaker of the National Assembly Dr Margaret ..

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BNF plans to snatch Moatlhodi

FRANCISTOWN: The Botswana National Front ..

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Botswana representatives lash out at BRICS meeting

South African Ambassador to Botswana Mdu ..

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Load shedding politicised – Mokaila

Minister of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources, ..

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Parties want extended registration hours

Political parties have called on the Independent ..

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Christian community drags FCC to court

SESUPO RANTSIMAKO FRANCISTOWN: The Francistown ..

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Khama dabbles in opposition politics over the weekend

Botswana Democratic Party President Seretse ..

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Another BDP rerun in Gaborone Central?

The Botswana Democratic Party’s bid to ..

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Kgafela’s trial in SA in May

The Bakgatla-ba-Kgafela Paramount Chief, ..

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BNF could compete against UDC in general elections

The recent ruling by Lobatse High Court Judge ..

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Gender disparities contributing to women poverty

The existing gender disparities and unequal ..

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BNF to lose jwaneng Mayoral seat

The defection of formerly BNF Jwaneng mayor ..

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VT Seretse could walk

Assistant Minister of Finance and Development ..

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Senior police officers want a union

Senior police officers want members of the ..

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BDP faction backs Motswaledi in Gaborone Central?

The result of this past weekend’s primary ..

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Botswana should welcome Ugandan homosexual refugees- BONELA

International media over the weekend reported ..

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BCP at loggerheads with F/town West aspirants

FRANCISTOWN: A confrontation looms within ..

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Boko, Ndaba grill government

Umbrella for Democratic Change President ..

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Botswana will not suffer any serious blackouts-BPC

Botswana Power Corporation spokesperson Spencer ..

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I’m not under arrest – Ketumile Masire

Former President Sir Ketumile Masire has ..

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Nigeria seizes passport of ousted central bank boss

Nigeria has seized the passport of ousted ..

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Defiant Ugandan president signs tough anti-gay bill – Wrap

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Monday ..

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Botswana still behind on tackling GBV issues

Getting out of an abusive relationship may ..

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Civil servants consider industrial action

Following the evoking of clause 16.2 of the ..

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Generation fail!

The 2013 Botswana General Certificate of ..

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Kgafela applies for trial in SA

The Bakgatla-ba-Kgafela Paramount Chief, ..

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140 applications rejected in Gabs in 2013

It has become common place to hear stories ..

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AG dismisses Matambo’s BDC suit

Finance and Development Planning Minister ..

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Ministers get housing allowance close to MPs basic salaries

The Cabinet Ministers who have vacated ministerial ..

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Nthuba in cohorts with BCP against Ntuane?

Following the postponement of his disciplinary ..

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Ploughing season extended

Following requests from farmers and various ..

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Saleshando’s days as LOO numbered

The President of Botswana Congress Party ..

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Remembering Clara Olsen 1939 – 2014

She passed away after a battle with cancer ..

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Matambo presents a bittersweet budget

The budget proposal by the Minister of Finance ..

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Boko’s alleged membership card forgers speak out, leak evidence

Internal feuds in the Botswana National Front ..

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She gave me wings to soar

When I first stepped into her office on the ..

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Bazezuru still in citizenship predicament

MANDUNYANE: Almost a year since the Minister ..

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Fair budget but with downfalls

Members of Parliament (MPs) and other stakeholders ..

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A leader by example

Clara certainly has left a huge mark as she ..

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Bazezuru still in citizenship predicament

MANDUNYANE: Almost a year since the Minister ..

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BDP launches multi care insurance scheme

FRANCISTOWN:   With the 2014 general elections ..

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Mrs Clara Olsen’s legacy to Botswana

It’s hard to summarize the legacy of someone ..

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SSG training for possible strike?

Following a declaration of a trade dispute ..

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BDP electorates threaten to quit in masses

FRANCISTOWN: The decision by the Botswana ..

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Media must investigate the Kalafatis family – Ndelu

Following the murder of John Kalafatis, the ..

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I never snatched a bag – Kalafatis refutes police allegations

The brother to the late John Kalafatis, Costa, ..

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Homosexual video haunting Kalafatis family – Lawyer

As the general public is awash with countless ..

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Is Jamal Botswana’s newest media mogul?

Information reaching The Gazette suggests ..

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Union recalls fire officers from paramedical services

The common feature at road traffic accidents ..

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BDP divided over supporting independent candidate for F/town West

FRANCISTOWN: Following the disqualification ..

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2014 primaries begets 40 independent candidates

After many protests across all the political ..

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Kalafatis lawyer petitions Attorney General

Kalafatis family lawyer Dick Bayford yesterday(Monday) ..

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Dead end for BNF and Umbrella

Members of the Botswana National Front (BNF) ..

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Dj Sid eyes Gaborone Central Parliamentary seat

As political parties and their candidates ..

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Bolele to pave way for Ndelu?

Member for Parliament for Mahalapye West, ..

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Kalafatis lawyer petitions Commissioner of Police

Kalafatis family lawyer Dick Bayford yesterday ..

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Balopi, Olopeng on their way out?

A highly placed source informed The Gazette ..

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Government takes Unions to court

The government has dragged the unions before ..

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Rapper ATI arrested for kidnapping

News of local musician, Atlasaone ‘ATI’ ..

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2013 – A year packed with controversy

Health Bill President Ian Khama signed the ..

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Another pro Moswaane petition coming

FRANCISTOWN: After successfully lobbying ..

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BCP F/town councilor goes independent

Botswana Congress Party (BCP) councilor for ..

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Botswana missing at Mandela’s funeral

While thousands of heads of states and government ..

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Kgafela a pauper is South Africa?

Bakgatla-Ba Kgafela Kgosikgolo Kgafela Kgafela ..

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Disgruntled BNF members dismiss Boko’s leadership

Some members of the Botswana National Front ..

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Batswana celebrate Mandela’s life

The passing of Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela ..

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Court to decide on Mmegi shares tussle

High Court Judge Justice Michael Mothobi ..

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Kgafela fighting losing battle in RSA?

Despite Bakgatla-Ba-Kgafela Paramount Chief, ..

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PHK is BDP Chairman

The central committee of the Botswana Democratic ..

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BCP divided in Mochudi

Members of the Botswana Congress Party (BCP) ..

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Anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela dies aged 95

JOHANNESBURG (AFP) – Nelson Mandela, ..

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Phikwe tops in HIV prevalence

President Ian Khama has revealed that Selibe ..

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Boko and BNF are okay in the UDC – Judge

Lobatse High Court Judge Justice Lot Moroka ..

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Tough test for Saleshando

Botswana Congress Party (BCP) president, ..

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Full scale fracking taking place in CKGR- Carte Blanche

After denial by the government of Botswana ..

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Govt conspiring with SA in Kgafela’s case?

Allegations have surfaced from Bakgatla-ba-Kgafela ..

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Sowing the seeds of discord

Botswana Democratic Party is faced with the ..

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Beyond SONA 2013

As expected, on 4th November, President Ian ..

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Court dismisses BDP and Moswaane

Gaborone High Court Justice Terence Rannoane ..

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Reruns looming after messy BDP primaries?

The circus that was the Botswana Democratic ..

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Legal system rapes rape victims over and over again- Boko

PHALADI LETSWAMOTSE While it is expected ..

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Don’t vote Masisi-BOFEPUSU

The crusade by the Botswana Federation of ..

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MoH sets new targets for fight against HIV with new study

The Ministry of health (MoH) is conducting ..

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One execution a year since Independence

A total of 47 prisoners have been executed ..

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BDP primaries marred by protests

The recently ended first phase of the Botswana ..

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BCP members may boycott F/town West bye elections

It was a heated debate at Lobatse High Court ..

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De Beers holds first rough diamond sale in Botswana

Diamond producer De Beers Monday held its ..

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Court tussles over death penalty in murder case

It was a heated debate at Lobatse High Court ..

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New twist in Seretse’s alleged corruption charge

Was the Assistant Minister of Finance and ..

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Khama endorses Ntuane?

The Gaborone West South constituency was ..

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Nothing new on the table

As President Ian Khama delivered his 5th ..

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BOMU, COSBOTS square up

Botswana Musicians Union  (BOMU) has called ..

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Khama can rescue BDP in F/town West – Parks Tafa, BDP attorney

The Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) Electoral ..

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Motiganz case dismissed

A case in which Motiganz Botswana (a diamond ..

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FengYue- Who takes the blame?

Who is liable to being called to account ..

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Married Persons Property Act need amendments – Batshu

Minister of Labour and Home Affairs, Edwin ..

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Umbrella shattered?

The true reasons behind the postponement ..

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Leaked HIV strategy document may force sex workers to go underground

A leaked Ministry of Health (MoH) draft strategy ..

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BNF responds to de-registration suit

Following a court application by two Botswana ..

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The village that won’t vote

The Botswana Democratic Party (BDP)’s big ..

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Judges back at work but there are unanswered questions

The Lobatse High Court judges who downed ..

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The village that won’t vote

The Botswana Democratic Party (BDP)’s big ..

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Disgruntled BNF members to contest as independent candidates

Expelled members of the Botswana National ..

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Kgafela a virtual prisoner in Rustenburg?

Freedom to talk and visit relatives and friends ..

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Health officers hit out at baby food industry

Government’s efforts to control and regulate ..

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Power struggle among Bakgatla-ba-Kgafela

According to various writings, not so long ..

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Death penalty not abolished – Attorney

Social media was abuzz on Monday following ..

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Who killed the rabbit?

Apparently there’s going to be an election ..

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Final tussle over Kgatleng’s controversial land

The Court of Appeal (CoA) is soon expected ..

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Nurses strike looming?

The government and Botswana Land Boards, ..

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Thamaga youths too gangster for Bogosi

Thamaga residents are frustrated that despite ..

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Is Boko another Moupo?

Botswana National Front (BNF) and Umbrella ..

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BDP councillors rebuff mayor’s speech

The war at Gaborone City Council (GCC) between ..

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Apartheid struggle icon Mbuyisa Makhubu finally located?

Botswana Congress Party veteran, Michael ..

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Court discharges Bakgatla on floggings case

Regional magistrate Christopher Gabanagae ..

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Mayhem in court

The atmosphere was charged at the Village ..

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BNFYL vie for party primaries

In an unprecedented move never seen before ..

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BNF veterans fed up

Some Botswana National Front (BNF), members ..

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Health Act accused of violating human rights

Botswana Network on Ethics, Law and HIV/AIDS ..

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Gaborone mayoral seat unsettles BDP

What started as a concerted full council ..

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Conspiracy and mystery still shrouds Kgatleng “kidnappings”

In the midst of allegations of ritual killings ..

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Bumpy road for Opposition towards 2014

Out of 18 Council and Parliamentary bye elections ..

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BOCCIM race turns ugly

The campaign for the embattled Botswana Confederation ..

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Mater Spei celebrates 50th anniversary

FRANCISTOWN: Despite being in existence for ..

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Two minors drown in Okavango River

Two young boys,  a 10 year old and an 8 ..

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Not all persons acquitted of murder are innocent – AG

While Batswana, especially the relatives ..

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Batswana still unhappy

The second World Happiness Report released ..

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BDP central committee compromises vetting process?

A source within the Botswana Democratic Party ..

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Kgatleng kidnappings a hoax

Mochudi Station Commander, Superintendent ..

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 BOFEPUSU slams govt. for pulling out of bargaining council

FRANCISTOWN: Following the decision by the ..

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BMD fish in BNF pond?

An aspiring independent parliamentary candidate ..

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Live within your means – BNAPS tells female police officers

FRANCISTOWN: The fight to end multiple concurrent ..

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Wearing party colours during voting is legal – IEC

FRANCISTOWN: Contrary to claims that electorates ..

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Former FCC mayoral court battle resumes

FRANCISTOWN: High Court Judge Zibani Makhwade ..

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Magistrate courts besieged by poor recordkeeping

Lobatse High Court Judge Justice Lot Moroka ..

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Teachers burdened with teaching HIV infected students

Despite the public awareness and sensitization ..

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BDP giants ditch The Patriot?

Three Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) giants ..

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Back in the game

The Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) Central ..

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BFTU prepares ‘voting key’

While Botswana Federation of Public Sector ..

BMDYL

BMDYL snubs BNYC AGM

Botswana Movement for Democracy Youth League ..

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Masalila drags BDP to court

Former Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) Executive ..

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UN envoy preaches youth political education

FRANCISTOWN: The low numbers of youth participation ..

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Don’t despair – Boko encourages his supporters

Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) and ..

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Overpricing companies cautioned

FRANCISTOWN: The government’s relationship ..

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Drama ahead of BDP primaries

Just a few months before the ruling Botswana ..

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Venson Moitoi misled Parliament- UBSRC

University of Botswana (UB) Student Representative ..

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Zebras-Libya clash to open the National Stadium

The refurbished National Stadium will make ..

BMC was shambolic – Ian Thompson

Appearing before the ParliamentSelect Committeethat ..

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Botswana swallows its pride at SADC summit

After labeling Zimbabwe elections‘circus’ ..

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Khama, BPC mislead on load shedding?

Information reaching The Gazettefrom impeccable ..

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Former BMC CEO is a high school-leaver

Members of the ParliamentarySelect Committeewere ..

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Govt committed to women empowerment-Batshu

FRANCISTOWN: Botswanawomen are still disempowered;unemployed,impoverished ..

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DIS boss escapes death

Director for the Directorateof Intelligence ..

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Zimbabwe unions blame Tsvangirai for MDC loss

FRANCISTOWN: While Botswanagovernment is ..

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Zim elections unconstitutional- BOCISCOZ

The Botswana Civil Society SolidarityCoalition ..

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Parley overrules Ramadeluka Seretse

Parliament yesterday adoptedthe 2011-2012 ..

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Botswana not fully liberated – U.K. MP

Liberal Democrat Member ofParliament for ..

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BFTU divided over constitutional amendments

Information reaching The Gazette isthat the ..

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UDC yet to be tested

Following promises made during theLetlhakeng ..

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Former BNSC CEO in court

Former Botswana National Sports Council (BNSC) ..

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Zimbabwe opposition readies Mugabe challenge

Zimbabwe’s defeated presidential candidate ..

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Moyo – Tati-East messiah

SHASHE BRIDGE: Followingthe decision by the ..

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UB students boycott bookstore

Just before their meeting withMinister of ..

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STI treatment a challenge for sex workers

Health workers and other concernedstakeholders ..

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Kgafela’s case proves independence of SA courts – Modimakwane

The spokesperson for Bakgatlaparamount chief, ..

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BCP to question IEC independence

The upcoming fourth BotswanaCongress Party(BCP) ..

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I love BDP- Motswaledi

Botswana Movement for Democracy(BMD) President, ..

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A village without Omang

A large number of young andold residents ..

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Zimbabwe elections a circus – Merafhe

Former Vice President LieutenantGeneral MompatiMerafhe ..

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Fracas over Zoom night club

Oriel International School hall was fi lled ..

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More drama and disappointment in BMC saga

It was another heavy day at the Parliamentary ..

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Ntirang withdraws from Tonota South race

TONOTA: As the Botswana Democratic Party ..

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EU pushing BMC out?

The Minister of Agriculture (MoA) Christiaan ..

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Tati-siding documentary book launched

TATI-SIDING: A documentary book on the development ..

Dramaboi

Swagg campaign trims more than 11k

The safe male circumcision (SMC) campaign ..

Mandela

Mandela showing ‘sustained improvement’

Nelson Mandela’s condition continues to ..

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Re-election of BTU SG opens a can of worms

FRANCISTOWN: The reelection of Ibo Kenosi ..

themba-MELS

MELS merges with BCP?

The president of Marx Engels Lenin Stalin ..

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Landmark inheritance case back in court

All eyes will be on the last and highest ..

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Mogapi’s grand plan for Notwane

When Gift Mogapi confi rmed his takeover ..

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Tensions mount between unions and Government

Botswana Federation of PublicSector Unions ..

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Kanjabanga drags DPP to court

Gaborone based lawyer, Gabriel Kanjabanga, ..

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BMC could have sued MoA – Falepau

Former Botswana Meat Commission (BMC) Chief ..

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UB students to take another shot at Venson-Moitoi

Towards the end of 2012, the Department of ..

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BCP women’s wing feels sidelined by the constitution

SELIBE-PHIKWE:Botswana Congress Party(BCP) ..

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BCP will support UDC in 2014 – Saleshando

SELIBE- PHIKWE: Presidentof the BotswanaCongress ..

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BNF, BPP and BMD to withdraw their symbols

The Umbrella for DemocraticChange (UDC) partymembers ..

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Live broadcast of Parliament debates motion deferred

Member of Parliamentfor Selibe PhikweWest ..

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‘BDP wants me’

GANTSI: The BotswanaNational Front (BNF)president, ..

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Boxers in a bid to qualify for the National Boxing Championships 2013

This past weekend, Botswana BoxingAssociation ..

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Umbro targeting two local ambassadors

Zebras’ technical sponsor, Umbro, istargeting ..

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Choppies plans Square Mart takeover?

The fast growing chain stores group, Choppies ..

Khama-and-BDP-supporters

Opposition hits back at Khama

FRANCISTOWN: Oppositionpolitical parties ..

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FCC overspending – Auditor General

FRANCISTOWN: A detailedreport by the Auditor ..

Moitoi

Ntuane blames himself for Moitoi’s loss

MAUN: Member of Parliamentfor Gaborone WestSouth, ..

Dumelang_Shaleshando

Government denies Sekai contract extension

The government has rejected Bakgatla-ba-Kgafela ..

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Lobatse Mayor lied on television?

Lobatse Town Mayor CarolineLesang and the ..

uyapo

Ndadi to leave BONELA

The Botswana Networkon Ethics, Law andHIV/ ..

moitoi-opens

Venson-Moitoi dissuades Moyo from contesting chairmanship?

Just few days before the BotswanaDemocratic ..

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BOCCIM president, CEO fight

Last Thursday BotswanaConfederation of CommerceIndustry ..

breadwars

Southern District bakeries encounter another setback

After losing bids for tendersto supply bread, ..

BDP

BDP regional congress turns into a circus

FRANCISTOWN: BotswanaDemocratic Party (BDP)Francistown ..

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Poor work ethic a major cause of corruption – DCEC

Poor work ethic by public offi cers issaid ..

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Female cadet dies at Pandamatenga

Just two weeks into training,a female offi ..

government-somersaults

Government somersaults on teachers overtime allowance

FRANCISTOWN: Followinga proposal by the Ministryof ..

over-1-million

Over P1m stolen from Chinese constructor’s bank account

Five men appeared beforeBroadhurst Chief ..

limited-resources

Limited resources hinder care for refugees

DUKWI: The government of Botswanais facing ..

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Politics, second home for military officers

Dense traffi c between the armyand politics ..

LOAD-SHEDDING

Load shedding causes road accidents- Nkaigwa

The continuous power cutsexperienced in the ..

Dumelang_Shaleshando

Moyo hits out at Gov’t

Can Guma Moyo make adifference in the troubledBotswana ..

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Civil servants to declare assets?

The Directorate on Corruptionand Economic ..

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Ministry of Local Government the most corrupt

Ministry of Local Governmentand Rural Development(MLGRD)remains ..

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Moitoi opens up

Minister of Educationand Skills Development,PelonomiVenson-Moitoi ..

what doesnt

If it does not kill you…

I have been under a lot of work pressure ..

LETTERS

A response “Pay Politicians well”

It is with disappointmentthat I have to express ..

LETTERS

Sekai is a complete disaster

A group of Bakgatla elderswho have since ..

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Law Society of Botswana is a crybaby: Nthomiwa

The outgoing Registrarand Master of High ..

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Botswana hangs 47 since independence

Botswana has since herindependence in 1966 ..

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Are we in a state of emergency?

Botswana Police Service is beingpoliticized. ..

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Public Service Day, 2013

Through United Nations Public ServiceDay ..

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Two-front war for Moyo

FRANCISTOWN: Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) ..

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BNFYL vice president paves way for Motswaledi?

The newly elected Botswana National Front ..

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Recurrent pneumonia not common: lung expert

Pneumonia is one of the most common of lung ..

LEA

LEA, Stanbic rewards horticultural entrepreneurs

The Local Enterprise Authority (LEA) in collaboration ..

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Police crash BMD party by force

The police over the weekend invaded Botswana ..

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Ntuane at odds with Khama

In what is seen as a response to President ..

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Venson Moitoi faction ditch Merafhe

The twists and turns of jostling for Botswana ..

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BNFYL elections disputed

  The just ended Botswana National Front ..

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Conspiracy to remove Kgafela’s lieutenants?

  The Bakgatla deputy Paramount chief ..

Symphonic (Pty) Ltd MD: Rose Tatedi

Symphony Health medical aid scheme launched

Symphony Health is an open/private medical ..

COMMENTS

And to the victors go the spoils

It’s hardly been a month since we published ..

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No part time jobs and studies for Government sponsored students

Employers in Botswana complainthat most graduates ..

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Multitudes of Limkokwing students throng magistrate court

Multitudes of Limkokwing University of Creative ..

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Land Policy to combat land selling

The current trend where Batswana apply to ..

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Six times murderer executed

Six times murderer Orelesitse Thokamolelo, ..

knives

Knives out for Kgosi Mosadi?

Kgosi Mosadi was outside the country when ..

Motswaledi_&_Boko

BNF is not bullying us- BMD

The Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) ..

Dumelang_Shaleshando

BCP decries unequal land distribution

FRANCISTOWN: The President of the Botswana ..

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Is BNAI the answer to the arts industry’s growth?

The arts are a vast subdivision of culture ..

zimbabwe

Zimbabwe PM vows to reverse Mugabe’s companies take-over drive

Zimbabwe’s Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai ..

Nelson-Mandela

Mandela did not want daughters to manage funds- lawyer

Nelson Mandela did not want his daughters ..

mupane

Mupane goes underground despite high operating costs

FRANCISTOWN: The outcome of the recent desk ..

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Suicide, the dark cloud

Sometimes the pressures of life cause some ..

abattoir

FCC outsources unhygienic abattoir

FRANCISTOWN: Following its closure two years ..

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Fiscal transparency,participation and accountability

Fiscal transparency, participation and accountability ..

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Of unequal interns

The Ministry of Labour and Home Affairs (MLHA) ..

ian

The Executive and Democracy

When civil society languishes then sooner ..

candle

SADC lags behind in electricity and energy access

  Over the past 20 years there has been ..

nurse

Nurses win pay dispute against government

Court rules that they should be paid a 30% ..

strike

The right to strike: a mirage

It is without doubt that the state in Botswana ..

sue

Woman convicted of defiling boy, 15

Kanye Principal Magistrate Janet Phosa last ..

cop

Woman found dead, daughter in a critical condition

An 85 year old woman of Marapong was found ..

kgaka

BCP councillor fined for poaching guinea fowl

The Botswana Congress Party councillor for ..

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You cannot sue on behalf of a dead person – judge

Lobatse High Court judge,Justice Michael ..

boko

BNF, BNFYL still fussing over Malema’s visit

The saga of continues in the curious disagreement ..

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Land Petition – ACTION PLAN: May 19th 2013 Update

Over the past several months since inception ..

tafa

UB union urged to reject Tafa

Chancellor has misdirected himself in appointing ..

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Journalists need protection

The world commemurating press freedom day ..

malema

Defending the autonomy of the BNFYL- the Malema issue

I would like to express my views on the controversial ..

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Minimum wage raise disappointing – unions

Botswana Federation of Trade Unions (BFTU) ..

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‘Why BMC collapsed’

• BMC paid GMR Consultant P1 million monthly ..

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Six million jobs lost in EU since 2008: ILO

European Union economies have shed almost ..

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In Kenya’s Rift Valley, divided tribes back Kenyatta

Five years ago in Kenya’s vast Rift Valley ..

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Zimbabwe: The countdown to chaos?

Peter Hain     Zimbabwe recently ..

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Lessons from Letlhakeng West by-elections

Letlhakeng West constituency by-elections ..

world-news

US takes new North Korean threat ‘seriously’

The White House said it took a new warning ..

parliment

What is the role of Bogosi in a democracy?

The round 5 Afrobarometer findings revealed ..

judicial

Judicial inquiry and forensic audit for BMC a must

While the Parliamentary Select Committee ..

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Khama, DPSM, Unions confuse civil servants

  The Director of the Directorate of ..

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CRITICISING JUDGES – A daring attempt at judicial accountability

The Times; Monday, August 20, 1979:   ..

cancer

Few turn up for cancer awareness show

This past weekend the Cancer Association ..

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IMF presses advanced economies to build confidence

The International Monetary Fund urged leading ..

BUSINESS NEWS

Eurozone posts 10.4bn euros trade surplus

BRUSSELS (AFP) – The 17-nation eurozone ..

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Co-operatives draft Bill slated for July session

Co-operatives can breathe a sigh of relief ..

hattab

Contemporary linen empowers Botswana housekeepers

Often when one checks into a hotel, the first ..

obama

Police await answers from Boston suspect

Police were seeking answers from the seriously ..

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‘Dozens’ killed in Nigeria gun battles

Dozens of people have been killed in fierce ..

btu

BTU suspends elections

FRANCISTOWN: Controversy surrounding the ..

jadg

Victims of crime have no rights

Towards the end of a criminal case the accused ..

morupule

Khama’s policies give mixed signals – UB academic report

  Most of President Ian Khama’s recently ..

henra

SATO cautions against unions proliferation

FRANCISTOWN: Southern African Teachers Organisation ..

bofepuso

BOFEPUSU pushes ILO to take action against Govt

FRANCISTOWN: After their first attempt to ..

botho_college

Students sue Botho College

Botho College students are taking the institution ..

culture

Do some cultural practices perpetuate defilement?

In many African societies where old cultural ..

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SRCs form National Student Union

Following the suspension of students at Limkokwing ..

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Kanye Principal magistrate Janet Phosa has ..

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Following the dismal 2012 Junior Certificate ..

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The Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP) ..

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SACU revenue sharing plan on the cards

As the Southern African Customs Union (SACU) ..

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Choppies sues newspaper

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Safety concerns at SSKIA

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What interest does Immigration/ Labour have in ABCB?

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BMC must clean up its act or lose markets – Masire

Former President Sir Ketumile Masire, who ..

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Tight security guards against threats to Thatcher funeral

LONDON (AFP) – Margaret Thatcher survived ..

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‘Sextasy’ drug abuse increasing

  A survey among 10-19 year old students ..

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Ecstatic robbery convict set free

  “I believe I can fly… I believe ..

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Botswana vultures on brink of extinction

  Once described as possibly the most ..

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Guarding against corruption: The challenges

“…[T] he Act …enable it to play ..

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Signs of fresh trouble loom in Nigerian oil region

A group of men with AK-47s lay in wait for ..

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Ex-Zambian leader Banda arrested again

Embattled ex-Zambian president Rupiah Banda ..

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Greg Losibe’s leap into politics

His face was among the first few to grace ..

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Huge abuse of ‘sextasy’ drug among youth

A survey among 10-19 year old students has ..

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Draft mid-term review of NDP 10 submitted in Parley

  The Ministry of Finance and Development ..

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Zimbabwe has no money for elections: minister

Cash-strapped Zimbabwe is appealing for help ..

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Mandela ‘doing well’ following hospital release: wife

Nelson Mandela is recovering well at home ..

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Assault cases up in Ghanzi

Ghanzi Police have expressed concern at the ..

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No leader of opposition until 2014?

When Parliament is dissolved next year just ..

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A Shadow of Doubt

In today’s and next week’s edition of ..

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China growth slows to 7.7 % in first quarter

BEIJING (AFP) – China’s economic ..

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Tshwaane’s countdown to misery

About 49 residents of Tshwaane Village, 20km ..

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Father sentenced to 20 years for sexually assaulting his daughters

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Protesting Limkokwing students arrested

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No proof China bird flu spreading between humans: WHO

The World Health Organisation said Monday ..

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Egypt on edge after deadly sectarian clashes

Egypt was on edge Monday after a night of ..

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Judge acquits man of rape

A man who was convicted of rape and sentenced ..

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Kenya to toughen poaching sentences to save elephants

Kenya plans to bolster current lenient sentences ..

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Margaret Thatcher dies at 87

Former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher, ..

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BNFYL Selala team supports Boko for another three-year term

The Botswana National Front Youth League ..

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Boteti water odour problem to persist – Mokaila

The Boteti district will con-tinue to experience ..

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DVS accepts blame for BMC failure

The Director of the Depart-ment of Veterinary ..

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How the half billion BOLUS project failed

The Auditor General has revealed how the ..

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Delimitation of Constituencies – Further Reflections

It is our respectful view that the establish-ment ..

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UDC-UB’s victory boosts party’s morale

The Umbrella for Demo-cratic Change University ..

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Taxi drivers balefully overcharging passengers

Commuters are complaining that taxi operators ..

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Khama’s five years of Misrule

April 1, 2013 marks the fifth year of the ..

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Kanjabanga, Ntime decampaign BNF in Letlhakeng West

  A few days before the Letl-hakeng ..

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Bishop and church member drown during baptism

While many churches remembered Jesus Christ’s ..

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Kenneth Matambo’s legal suits divert attention

The Minister of Finance and Development Planning, ..

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There is need to reform our Judicial system

The Botswana National Front (BNF) has noted ..

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Battered brand South Africa leaves investors wary

In the decade bookmarking Nelson Mandela’s ..

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COMMENT (So much money spent on poverty for so long – but it rages on)

Alternative packages – poverty eradication ..

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Govt poverty eradication packages abused – Mayor

Although government’s poverty eradication ..

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No plan to pull troops from C. Africa despite deaths: Zuma

South Africa has no immediate plans to pull ..

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EU suspends most Zimbabwe sanctions

The European Union on Monday suspended most ..

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BIHL will have to downscale – Sanlam CEO

The reduced economic activity and no salary ..

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PPADB aims for ISO certification

The Public Procurement and Asset Disposal ..

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A nation at pains with debating issues

That ours is a nation struggling to accept ..

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Airbus-Boeing battle shifts to Indonesia

A new rivalry between the world’s biggest ..

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Standard Chartered named Best Emerging Market Bank

Standard Chartered Botswana has been declared ..

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CA in desperate bid to halt Choppies monopoly

Retail giant Choppies once again found itself ..

LETTERS

Fracking activities in coal bed methane operations in Botswana

Madam Speaker, over the past week a number ..

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Livestock and crop insurance comes to Botswana

FMRE Holding, a wholly owned subsidiary of ..

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Modern day polygamy: Win win or zero sum game?

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