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E.g., 2018-11-15
15 Oct 2018

A sense of trepidation is gripping the Botswana Premier League (BPL) employees as the organisation is yet to make a decision over their future.

According to sources, the BPL employees’ contracts will come to an end at the end of this month and no concrete decision about their future has been taken yet.

15 Oct 2018

Botswana National Olympic Committee (BNOC) has warned local athletes to exercise greater control over what they consume to avoid inadvertent doping.

The warning follows the worrying trend which has seen local athletes sanctioned after returning adverse analytical findings from doping test carried out on them.

15 Oct 2018

Another young life and a promising career cut short! To say 2018 has not been a kind year to the Botswana Boxing Association (BoBA) is an understatement.

A month after bidding farewell to Resego Moseki who was stabbed to death, the BoBA family was back at the resting place yesterday to bid farewell to yet another promising pugilist, Ofentse “The Tabulator” Kompone.

15 Oct 2018

After denials that Philemon Makwengwe had quit his job as Prisons XI’s head coach on Monday, the inevitable happened on Tuesday.

‘Da Phil,’ as the affable tactician is affectionately known, had not just dumped ‘The Warders,’ he had renewed his love affair with Gaborone United (GU).

14 Oct 2018

A couple of weeks ago, President Mokgweetsi Masisi was pictured leaving for China with his wife and daughter on tow.

14 Oct 2018

A while ago Kgosi Kebinatshwene Mosielele of Manyana stirred a hornet’s nest when he proposed that polygamy should be legalized.

14 Oct 2018

It will be interesting to see which Mokgweetsi Masisi steps down at the end of his Presidential term: The founding father of a truly democratic Botswana or just another stuffed suit who watched as history overtook him.

14 Oct 2018

A few days before Independence Day celebrations we attended a National Democracy Symposium organized by the Office of the President and also the University of Botswana.

Cabinet ministers, senior government officials and also non government officials attended.

Vice president Slumber Tsogwane, who was acting president at the time officiated.

14 Oct 2018

There is need for reform on how government manages and reports on its debt; both local and international.

Given Africa’s booming indebtedness, it is important for Botswana to embrace reforms that would once again see the country escape a trap that has  previously been the source of so much misery for other African countries.

07 Oct 2018

Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) inner circle has received intelligence that suspended party parliamentary candidate for Mogoditshane, Tshepang Mabaila drove Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) President Duma Boko to Mosu for a meeting with former President Ian Khama.

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