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25 Mar 2019

The Commander of Botswana Defence Force Lt. General Placid Segokgo last week deployed military assets including armoured tanks and personnel in key strategic in anticipation of a coup against President Mokgweetsi Masisi’s government.

25 Mar 2019

The taxman was this week dialling up the pressure against Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) President Duma Boko and Tati East Legislator Samson Guma Moyo who are still reeling from their recent raids and investigations on tax issues.

25 Mar 2019

BY THOBO MOTLHOKA

The Minister of Defense, Justice and Security Shaw Kgathi has distanced the government from prior plans to purchase Gripens fighter jets for the Botswana Defense Force (BDF).

25 Mar 2019

BY THOBO MOTLHOKA

Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) President Duma Boko’s luxury BMW with personalised South African licence plates has been registered under a company owned by SA-Indian tycoons with a shady business record, Sunday Standard investigations have revealed. 

25 Mar 2019

BY MOSIDI MOKAEYA

Chairperson of Khwedom Council - an organisation that advocates for protection of the San identity - Banyatsi Salutu is calling for ancestoral intervention to overcome the vexed diamond conflict.

25 Mar 2019

BY EDGAR TSIMANE

It’s been more than twenty years of a pitiful wait by the Bamalete Lutheran Hospital (BLH) ancillary staff.

For all these years, workers at the Mission hospital were promised salary upgrades together with associated benefits sanctioned by the Ministry of Health.

That was not to be.

25 Mar 2019

A toxic brew of politics and “tenderpreneurship” is playing itself out relating to the provision of piped water to Gaborone and its environs.

Tenders for the largest engineering project ever in the Botswana-North-South Carrier (NSC)-have been terminated.

25 Mar 2019

BY MOSIDI MOKAEYA

The Botswana Tourism Organisation (BTO) is suing acclaimed black British singer and song writer Seal for no show.

25 Mar 2019

The Directorate on Intelligence and Security (DIS) has declared China Jiangsu International a security threat and ordered sanctions against the Chinese Government owned entity, court records seen by the Sunday Standard show. 

25 Mar 2019

A more recent study of the World Bank has urged governments especially in developing countries to invest in early childhood learning as a way of bracing up for impending life difficulties and attendant social and economic implications resulting from what it described as the changing nature of work around the globe owing in part to the speed of innovation which evidently impacts every aspect of

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