Former President Festus Mogae wanted details of the shareholding dispute between Choppies Enterprises and Choppies Zimbabwe owned by former Zimbabwe Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko away from the public eyes.
Suspended Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) parliamentary candidate for Mogoditshane, Tshepang Mabaila’s heart was in a thousand pieces this week when he resigned from the party to contests as an independent candidate.
Botswana belongs to elephants, Batswana just live in it. That is the view of thousands of Batswana rural folks who have to pay with blood sweat and tears against these pachyderms which are eating them out of house and home.
As an HR consultant who hires candidates on behalf of companies, Jowitt Mbongwe knows more about the job-readiness of university graduates than most.
A controversial opposition politician was reportedly handed a war chest of P12 million to execute what became a successful intelligence operation to destabilise the opposition alliance.
Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) President Duma Boko has yet again left party supporters with more questions than answers as he offered no immediate solution to the coalition’s long standing problems with the Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD).
Botswana’s herbivores are among the biggest losers following the hunting ban that was imposed by the former President Khama administration – researchers have pointed out.
HIV positive pregnant Batswana women who enroll on the Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission (PMTCT) programme face a difficult choice: to skip the programme and risk infecting their babies with the HIV virus; take a dolutegravir based ARV regime and risk having a baby with birth defects involving the brain, spine and spinal cord or take an efavirenz based ARV regime and risk exposing thei
It is a business model that is certainly not creating value in the larger scheme of things but problem conduct has created bountiful but unsustainable business opportunities for some enterprising people.
Botswana’s economy rebounded in the second quarter of the year at a higher pace last seen five years ago, making the quarter the strongest as most sectors of the economy were on an upward swing.