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07 Dec 2018

If you listened to a certain section of the media, you would think there was some kind of national crisis. You would assume that we have a constitutional crisis. We don’t! There is only one president and his name is His Excellency Dr. Eric Masisi. Fullstop. He has the full powers of a sitting President. Ga se motshwareledi.

03 Dec 2018

The National Petroleum Fund laundered money was used to pay off assassins hired to murder Basis Points Director Vusi Mhlanzi – South African investigators have established.

At least three Batswana accused of laundering the National Petroleum Fund (NPF) money are wanted in South Africa for the murder.

03 Dec 2018

BY REUBEN PITSE

The case in which former Minister Sadique Kebonang and his twin brother High Court judge Zein Kebonang are charged together with businessman Bakang Seretse with money laundering branched off into a new twist this week with the legislator denying ownership of  the property seized by the Receiver.

03 Dec 2018

BY THOBO MOTLHOKA

Minister of Basic Education and former Botswana Congress Party (BCP) Member of Parliament Bagalatia Arone took no prisoners last week as he went off on a tangent during his response to President Mokgweetsi Masisi’s State of the Nation Address (SONA), attacking his former party and labeling its leader Dumelang Saleshando a “dangerous dreamer”.

03 Dec 2018

BY THOBO MOTLHOKA

The late Botswana National Front (BNF) leader and founder Dr. Kenneth Koma, with his Marxist ideologies, would have condemned BNF and Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) leader Duma Boko’s bourgeoisie lifestyle. That is according to Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) Member of Parliament Bagalatia Arone.

03 Dec 2018

Almost three decades after South Africa’s Acting President, F. W. de Klerk banned the use of sjamboks, Gaborone police welcomed the second rotation of Black Friday by sjamboking the rowdiness out of shoppers at Game City Shopping Centre.

03 Dec 2018

BY JOSEPH BALISE

The opposition Botswana Congress Party (BCP) has failed in its bid to introduce a new cause of action which was never canvassed in its earlier pleadings against the Electoral Amendment Act of 2016 which introduced the use of Electronic Voting Machines EVMs and abolishment of supplementary registrations as provided for in the previous Electoral Act.

03 Dec 2018

BY KHONANI ONTEBETSE & REUBEN PITSE

The battle for the control of Botswana Meat Commission (BMC) has entered choppy waters and may cost the country’s beef producers millions of Pulas and the European Union market – it has emerged.

03 Dec 2018

At this point, the Broadhurst Magistrate Court is still trying to determine who was involved in the looting of the ill-fated National Petroleum Fund (NPF) and so it would be premature to point a finger of blame at anyone.

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