Thursday, 27 Apr 2017
Music lovers, fans and friends of the late hip hop artist Vincent Tiro, better known as Steez, are due to descend upon civic centre in Gaborone, to remember the late rapper.
Thursday, 27 Apr 2017
The Gantsi community is calling for the Gantsi Agricultural show financial report to be audited, following allegations of mismanagement of funds.
Thursday, 27 Apr 2017
Defense Justice and Security Minister, Shaw Kgathi says he intends to table a bill to amend the penal code in the July parliamentary session.

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Wednesday, 19 Apr 2017
Wage talks at the public service bargaining council have hit a snag, with BOFEPUSU threatening to take legal action. It is claimed that the 2016/2017 salary negotiations were halted yesterday as government and BOFEPUSU failed to agree on the agenda of the meeting. While BOFEPUSU wanted progress on the talks, the government apparently wanted the agenda to be changed to include an item on the compliance to the bargaining council constitution.
Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017
Employees at PASDEC Automotive Technologies plant in Lobatse, returned to work over the weekend, following an intervention by the town’s leadership, that led to an end to a three-day strike last week. Over 500 employees went on strike last Monday at the harness manufacturing company, demanding salary increments among other issues. The striking workers had also raised concerns that they were working without proper safety clothing at the plant.
Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017
A Principal Bench Clerk at the Francistown Magistrate court, Patrick Gaborekwe, has pleaded guilty to two counts of stealing by a public servant. 33-year-old Gaborekwe stole two court files belonging to Meshack Morapedi and Future Gobagoba who were convicted of rape. Gaborekwe allegedly stole the court files in November two years ago. He will appear before the court on 28th of this month for facts reading.
Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017
Botswana Public Employees Union, BOPEU remains calm despite the meeting scheduled for this afternoon to resume the business of the Public Service Bargaining Council PSBC. The meeting this afternoon will make way for the 2016 / 2017 salary negotiations for civil servants. Speaking to Gabz Fm news this morning, BOPEU Secretary General, Topias Marenga said that today's meeting is just procedure of the PSBC to ensure that the union representing employees still holds the requirements to be part of the PSBC.
Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017
Charges of unlawful possession of rough diamonds against Zimbabwean man, Japhet Chaganda, have been dropped. He was arrested last month in Francistown in possession of three stones suspected to be diamonds. During his first court appearance, Chaganda pleaded his innocence saying the stones were from his churc Withdrawing the charges, Prosecutor Rodger Bosena, said the stones were taken for testing and they were found not to be diamonds. Chaganda is currently facing a single count of entering Botswana while declared a prohibited immigrant.
Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017
Government has once again been criticised that it cares about diamonds more than children in this country. Love Botswana Outreach Mission Centre Pastor, Gary Pelotshweu, claims some children are still unsafe adding that those living with disability are also being discriminated. Pelotshweu says some parents go to work and shebeens leaving their disabled children behind locked inside houses. Pelotshweu has called for government to provide laws that will protect the rights of the unfortunate children, such as the disabled
Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017
Hardly 24 hours after Selebi Phikwe Police issued a warning about an accident hotspot along the Phikwe-Serule road, a fatal accident occurred on the exact spot the police warned motorists about. Phikwe Station Traffic Officer, Superintendent Semakaleng Matlhake, said a 36 year-old man, who was a passenger in a Honda Fit died when the car hit a cow, a few metres from the Damochujenaa turn-off.
Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017
Wage talks at the public service bargaining council for the 2016/2017 increment are due to resume this afternoon. The meeting was postponed last week as a ruling on a BOPEU urgent court application to interdict the talks, was delivered late, and so parties could not prepare for the negotiations on Wednesday last week. The court case, instigated by BOPEU, had sought the court to suspend BOFEPUSU from the bargaining council for non-compliance, arguing that it had violated some clauses of the bargaining council.
Thursday, 13 Apr 2017
Tshwaragano Ward councillor, Gaone Majere says he will be contesting for the vice presidency of BMD youth league in the upcoming youth elective congress that will be held in Ramotswa on the 28th of this month. Majere told Gabz Fm news that if he is elected he will resuscitate party structures across the country. He highlighted his lobby list also intend to bring peace in the youth league which has been marred by factionalism. Majere will be contesting for the position with Ludo Nkabiti.
Thursday, 13 Apr 2017
Batswana continue to thrust for land application opportunities at the Tlokweng land board amidst the land shortage in the village that has come to be a concern for Batlokwa. Following an intensive monitoring of the land situation in Tlokweng, Gabz Fm news discovered that the opening of a bid to tender for business plots in the village attracted more than five thousand applications which were sold at a package of 250 Pula a package with a provision of 175 Pula for the youth.

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