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27 Aug 2018

This week President Mokgweetsi Masisi will travel to China, there to meet with one of the world’s most powerful men – the Chinese President, Xi Jinping.

The visit is nothing short of a steep climb.

Just less than year ago, China and Botswana were involved in an ugly diplomatic spat.

27 Aug 2018

Former Directorate of Intelligence and Security Services Director General, Isaac Kgosi will be brought to court in two weeks and charged with several counts of corruption and embezzlement, in a case that is expected to open a can of worms.

27 Aug 2018

Member of Parliament for Serowe West Tshekedi Khama is likely to be suspended or expelled from the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) following his loss at the Lobatse High Court on Friday. Tshekedi had taken the party to court accusing the BDP of failing to take appropriate action against one of his opponents in yesterday’s Bulela Ditswe primary elections, Moemedi Dijeng.

27 Aug 2018

Basarwa of Central Kalahari Game Reserve (CKGR) have petitioned President Mokgweetsi Masisi urging him to lift pre-entry visa restrictions on their United Kingdom based lawyer Advocate Gordon Bennett.

27 Aug 2018

President Mokgweetsi Masisi has continued to emphasize his administration’s efforts to break away from the no nonsense foreign policy approach employed by his now estranged predecessor, Ian Khama.

27 Aug 2018

While it ranks last, Botswana is still considered one of the Top 10 performers in Africa in terms of infrastructure development.

27 Aug 2018

When they write about Africa, westerners have a tendency of happily crossing the rigid line between creative writing and stating facts. That is what Dr. Daniel Baxter, an American medical doctor who spent close to a decade in Botswana, appears to have done.

27 Aug 2018

The Directorate on Corruption and Economic Crime had seized Former Minister of Minerals Sadique Kebonang and former Chief of Protocol Daphne Kadiwa’s vehicles as part of their investigations in to the P250 million National Petroleum Fund (NPF) money laundering case. Kebonang was implicated in the case and deposed an affidavit with the DCEC explaining his involvement.

27 Aug 2018

A fresh report by the Directorate of Accident Investigation (DAI) has accused the Civil Aviation Authority Botswana (CAAB) of sleeping on the job following an incident in which a student at International Aviation Solutions (IAS) Aviation Academy was involved in a fatal crash.

27 Aug 2018

The fight for the heart and soul of Botswana Public Employees Union (BOPEU) escalated to the Court of Appeal this week.

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