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Kaofela

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A 24 year old man has been remanded in custody, on suspicions that he killed his 27 year old brother. Ramotswa Police Station Commander, Keoagile Tau told Yarona FM news that the suspect appeared before Extension 2 Magistrate Court early this week and that he was remanded in custody because investigations are still at infancy […]

The Kazungula Bridge is a 923 meter long bilateral initiative by Botswana and Zambia at the confluence of the Zambezi and Chobe rivers. The bridge is expected to ease trade by significantly reducing time in transit across the borders and expand access through most land-linked SADC member states. Officially launched in 2014, the $259.3 million […]

Choppies Chief Executive Officer Ramachandran Ottapathu and Executive Director Ismail Farouk are suing former auditors PwC for over 650 million Pula for not signing off on the company’s 2018 accounts, which led to a share price collapse, at the local bourse. The duo filed the lawsuit at the High Court in Gaborone and the case […]

Madziba said the women are prone to abuse from their partners, for different reasons. He however said GBV cases have gone down as compared to the period during lockdown. Madziba said cases may have reduced because during lockdown, people had nowhere to go, thus had to endure abuse from their partners. Meanwhile, President Mokgweetsi Masisi […]

President Mokgweetsi Masisi says the COVID19 pandemic has slowed the country’s implementation of bi–lateral agreements with Germany. Masisi said before most countries around the world imposed lockdowns and closed borders, to curb the spread of COVID19, officials from the two countries were supposed to meet and tied down a number of bi – lateral agreements […]

Speaking to Yaronafm news this afternoon, Regional Traffic officer South central Reginald Matlhaba said investigations on the incident are ongoing. He added that it is not clear what transpired, for the pedestrian to be involved in such an accident, adding that other road users were not affected.

Gaborone West Police Station Commander, Onious Madziba says they are searching for four men suspected to have robbed Saverite supermarket in Block 5, an amount of 16 thousand Pula yesterday evening. Madziba said suspects had used guns and knives during the robbery and that no one was injured during the robbery. The station commander says […]

Yarona FM will host the 7th Annual Yarona FM Music Awards on the 25th of September next year. Planning for next years YAMA awards is already underway for the youth radio station. This morning the station hosted a stakeholder engagement for this year’s award sponsors and partners, which are Ministry of Youth Empowerment Sports and […]

The department of Veterinary Services has confirmed an outbreak of foot and mouth disease in Nxamasere in the Okavango Sub-District. This was confirmed by the Director of Veterinary Services, Dr Letlhogile Modisa in an interview with Yarona FM news this morning. Dr Modisa said that veterinary experts who carried out investigations have established the animals […]

Government is set to construct a science park in the Okavango Deltas. President Mokgweetsi Masisi made the announcement yesterday when the new German Ambassador to Botswana, Margit Hellwig – Botte presented her letters of credence. The president said to kick start the project, the government will enlist services of some German experts. Meanwhile, the New […]