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BR Athletics Team Participate in the ORANGE Selebi Phikwe Marathon

05 Aug 2017

Botswana Railways (BR) Athletics Team leader Mr. Ntombela L. Nkane says participating in the Orange Selibe Phikwe Marathon is imperative. Speaking at the event on August 5 2017, Nkane said the marathon assisted them in their time rankings. The 15...

Hand Over of Trainee Enginemen

31 Jul 2017

Botswana Railways Human Capital Department through their Training Section recently handed over 23 Trainee Enginemen graduates to the Operations section of the organisation. Among the 23 graduates, 8 of them are female who are the first batch to...

BR Welcomes New CEO

04 Jul 2017

July 4, 2017 rendered itself an exciting day for Botswana Railways staff as they gathered to witness the introduction of their new Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Leonard Musa Makwinja.

Gathered in the Mahalapye Headquarters ground floor...

Botswana Railways Graces Prisons Graduation

26 Jun 2017

When the Botswana Prisons Service celebrated the Pass out parade of Initial Prison Officer’s Course Class 1 of 2016 on the 26th June 2017 at the Mahalapye Prisons Staff College, Botswana Railways cognizant of its status in Mahalapye and in...

BR says Good Bye to Latolang and Nkgwaphe

23 Jun 2017

Botswana Railways (BR) bid farewell to its 2 employees, Mr. John Latolang and Mr. Judge Nkgwaphe on June 23, 2017 at BR Guesthouse in Mahalapye. The ceremony was graced by among others the Executive Committee of the organization. The devoted duo...


21 Jun 2017

The Netball Youth World Cup trophy toured Botswana from June 21 to June 30 2017. The NYWC2017 popularised by the #ReABaTsaa hashtag saw the organizers engaging on a trophy tour accompanied by the games’ bubbly mascot dubbed ‘Naletsana’


Volleyball Tournament a Success

17 Jun 2017

Mag Stimela Volleyball Club hosted a successful friendly tournament on June 17, 2017 at the BR Grounds. The tournament featured Eagles Volleyball Club from South Africa, Botswana International University of Science and Technology (BIUST) team,...

Botswana Railways In Solidarity With Teachers

02 Jun 2017

Botswana Railways honored an invite to commemorate Teacher’s day in solidarity with teachers on June 02, 2017 in Tewane village. The theme for the occasion was, “Teachers: A Catalyst for Transformation in Human Resources, 50 Years and Beyond” and...

SPEDU Pays Botswana Railways A Visit

30 May 2017

On May 30th, 2017 Botswana Railways was honoured with a visit by Selibe Phikwe Economic Development Unit (SPEDU). SPEDU was established in 2008 with a mandate to promote and lead sustainable economic diversification activities through Tourism,...

BR Applauded For Its Spirit Of Unity

26 May 2017

A great author J.K Rowling wrote “we are only as strong as we are united, as weak as we are divided”, a notion we at Botswana Railways strongly standby for we believe nothing is achieavable without teamwork. The Acting Botswana Railways CEO on...


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