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11 Feb 2019

In a big way, President Mokgweetsi Masisi has addressed many of the concerns that had for long made Umbrella for Democratic Change supremely relevant for many people.

That has kind of denied UDC the much needed oxygen.

The upshot of which is that the UDC is now walking at a precipice.

By any stretch, this is not something to be celebrated.

11 Feb 2019

The civil service is the heartbeat of any government. It is the nerve centre of state operations and as such it is central to the success or failure of a country’s development efforts.

11 Feb 2019

By Richard Moleofe

This article is inspired by a speech made by John Kerry at the recent World Economic Forum meeting where he addressed issues relating to corruption and how it predisposes countries to security threats. Taking a synopsis of what the man said, he attributes corruption to any county’s security vulnerabilities.

11 Feb 2019

On Monday Finance and Economic Development Minister Kenneth Matambo presented what is possibly his last budget speech to the nation. Our interest was drawn towards the infrastructure development by the government – being part of a strategy to make a conducive operating environment for the private sector.

11 Feb 2019

South Africans are the strangest people one can come across on the African continent. Most of them think they are better than Africans from other parts of the continent. For example, they call their fellow African brothers and sisters “Grigambas” and “Makwerekwere”. But they never refer to Europeans and Asians by these derogatory names.

03 Feb 2019

President Mokgweetsi Masisi’s security detail was on high alert yesterday (Saturday) following intelligence about a possible attempt on his life and that of the Director General of the Directorate of Intelligence and Security Services (DIS) Peter Magosi.

03 Feb 2019

This week the flamboyant businessman and Member of Parliament for Tati East, Samson Moyo Guma found himself in hot soup as a cluster of law enforcement officers from DCEC (Directorate on Corruption and Economic Crime) together with those from BURS (Botswana Unified Revenue Services) called him for questioning.

03 Feb 2019

The Botswana’s Asset Forfeiture Unit is this week expected to apply to the High Court to seize former Directorate of Intelligence and Security Services Director General, Isaac Kgosi’s property.

03 Feb 2019

BY MPHO KELEBOGE

Bakang Seretse’s house which is under the radar of the Directorate on Corruption and Economic Crime (DCEC) surveillance has been placed under the hammer.

First National Bank of Botswana (FNBB) apparently is after Seretse for failure to pay the bank a mortgage loan.

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