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20 May 2019

BY BOTLHALE KOOTHUPILE

Embattled Extension Gunners Chairman Tariq Babitseng has called on the Botswana Football Association (BFA) to man up and release the report of the investigation into his alleged mismanagement of contingency funds for the Guinea Bissau match in 2014.

20 May 2019

BY DUNCAN KGANGKENNA

There are fears the Botswana Premier league (BPL) may once again fail to host the annual BTC premiership awards where excellence and outstanding performance are recognized and appreciated with a token.

20 May 2019

BY BOTLHALE KOOTHUPILE

Botswana Premier League (BPL) chief executive officer (CEO) Thabo Stiles Ntshinogang is likely to be collateral damage in the ongoing battle to remove incumbent BPL Chairperson Jagdish Shah from his position.

20 May 2019

BY PATIENCE LEPHOGOLE

After Botswana was unbeaten at the Sub-Regional cricket qualifiers she hosted last October and qualified with Namibia, a window of opportunity has opened for the team to prove itself at the next phase of qualifiers.

20 May 2019

BY GODFREY MOWANENG

Local 4x 400m men’s relay team might wipe off tears after being nominated for the fourth edition of the African Union Sports Council region 5 (AUSC) RASA awards slated for 25th May in Windhoek, Namibia.

20 May 2019

BY ANITA RANNOBA

The Zebras may be a bunch of losers but the nation should rally behind the national team - the interim head coach Mogomotsi Teenage Mpote pleads.

Mpote made his misgivings known as the 27-man provisional squad for the 2019 COSAFA Cup in Durban, South Africa was announced.

20 May 2019

As the battle for executive power between President Mokgweetsi Masisi and former President General Ian Khama escalates, the latter’s campaign has been cast in tribal terms. As the son of Founding President and abdicated Bangwato tribal leader, Sir Seretse Khama, Gen. Khama was installed as Paramount Chief in 1979 at a ceremony that the young Masisi says he attended.

20 May 2019

Over the years, Batswana have been left flustered and bewildered by the train of newspaper reports about high levels of corruption in the economy. Surprisingly, incidences of corruption run parallel to government efforts to combat the same implying that corruption threatens to destroy the Botswana economy, sooner than later.    

20 May 2019

By Kwapeng Modikwe

20 May 2019

By Richard Moleofe

Wake me up in the middle of the night and quiz me on anything regarding the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and I will jump out of bed and get a good score. From my primary school days in the early 1970s, I surely recall a lot of things that have been business for this ministry.

13 May 2019

Confusion and intrigue surrounds an application by Botswana National Front (BNF) and Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) President Duma Boko’s application to the Companies and Intellectual Property Authority (CIPA) to be personally granted exclusive ownership of the UDC “presidential” brand.

13 May 2019

The Botswana National Front Veterans League has revealed that the party leadership has asked for funding from former president Lt Gen Ian Khama.

13 May 2019

The leader of Botswana Movement for Democracy, Sidney Pilane has said he will move swiftly to stop ongoing attempts by the leader of Umbrella for Democratic Change, Duma Boko to patent either in full or in part the UDC logo to himself.

13 May 2019

Lack of humility is hurting the compassion of our nurses.

The President of the Botswana Nurses Union (BONU) Obonolo Rahube has expressed concern over the continuing violence and verbal abuse of nurses by members of the public in the workplace

13 May 2019

The Vice President Slumber Tsogwane has been sucked into a fierce battle between the Ministry of Tertiary Education andInternational Aviation Solutions (IAS) over sponsorships for students.

The government has already pulled the plug on the IAS by refusing to sponsor students enrolled with the IAS.

13 May 2019

BY THOBO MOTLHOKA

Following decades of dominating business tenders at the Botswana Defense Force (BDF) Seleka Springs is reportedly beginning to feel the pinch now that Ian Khama is no longer at the helm.

13 May 2019

BY VICTOR BAATWENG

If the latest annual report of the office of the Auditor General is anything to go by, then a referral hospital in the northern part of the country - Nyangabwe Hospital should be the last option for any patient looking for decent medical attention.

13 May 2019

Researchers will this June start working with First Nations in Botswana in to draw on their traditional Indigenous knowledge about climate science. This comes after the release of the Global Sustainability report which highlighted that Botswana’s climate in 2019 is likely to be disastrous and even surpass the 2015/2016 El Nino.

13 May 2019

BY VICTOR BAATWENG

The department of Clinical Services had no option but to furnish the office of the Auditor General with a list of expired drugs that the department is still keeping at the Central Medical Stores (CMS).

13 May 2019

China wrote-off Botswana’s debt in a bid to improve deteriorating diplomatic relations between Gaborone and Beijing, a report by United States researchers has suggested.

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