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29 Jul 2019

BY ANITA RANNOBA

A storm of controversy is swirling around Botswana Karate Association (BOKA) and is threatening to tear down its house of cards.

At the heart of the impending storm lies the close but controversial relationship between the BOKA president Tshepo Bathai and the senior national team coach Christopher Ponatshego.

29 Jul 2019

BY BOTLHALE KOOTHUPILE

Three years since his unceremonious departure from the Botswana Premier League (BPL) and four litigations later, Bennett Mamelodi is yet to find a reprieve in his protracted battles with the Botswana Football Association (BFA).

21 Jul 2019

Directorate of Intelligence and Security Services (DIS) former Director General, Isaac Kgosi paid his friend more than P29 million in cash from the DIS Operational Fund.

 

21 Jul 2019

De Beers Botswana is being audited by the Botswana Unified Revenue Services (BURS) as government moves against multinational corporations in a bid to curb revenue leaks through tax evasion and tax avoidance.

21 Jul 2019

BY CALISTUS BOSALETSWE

The Village Magistrate last week  dismissed an application in which the leader of opposition  Umbrella for Democratic Change, Duma Boko’s  lawyers had wanted  the magistrate to recuse herself  from the case due to her family ties with President Mokgweetsi Masisi.

21 Jul 2019

On its way to a SADC summit in 1988, the executive jet carrying President Sir Quett Joni Ketumile Masire was shot down over Cuito Bie, some 375 miles southeast of Luanda. Some 13 years later when he had retired and was a few minutes away from overflying Angola, Masire recounted this incident to a team he was working with to end the Democratic Republic of Congo civil war.

21 Jul 2019

Law enforcement agencies this week raided former Minister and Lobatse Member of Parliament, Sadique Kebonang and a local bank manager as part of a money laundering investigation against former Directorate of Intelligence and Security Services (DIS) Director General Isaac Kgosi.

21 Jul 2019

BY MPHO KELEBOGE

The National Petroleum Fund case will finally be committed to the High Court on the 21 August with more than 100 witnesses lined up to give evidence.

The P230 million case implicates high ranking officials amongst them High Court Judge Zein Kebonang, former Minister of Minerals Sadique Kebonang, business man Bakang Seretse and others.

21 Jul 2019

That the Botswana National Front was founded by a Mongwato and that an opposition candidate standing against Tshekedi Khama in the 2008 bye-election got at least 0.04 percent of the vote should be evidence that not all Bangwato are members of the Botswana Democratic Party. However, there are people who will never allow facts to get in the way of a good fantasy. 

21 Jul 2019

Alliance for Progressives (AP) Tlokweng parliamentary candidate Chris Bogatsu says Batlokwa have been robbed of their land by government and demand its return.

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