Friday, December 13, 2019

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Masisi up against Boko/Khama’s powerful international connections

As President Mokgweetsi Masisi faces off against Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) and Botswana Patriotic Front (BPF) election petitions, he finds himself...

Masisi up against subversive NGOs and intelligence agents?

When reports that Chairperson of the Botswana Law Society Diba Diba helped former chief spy Isaac Kgosi evade arrest by Interpol coincided...

BMC on the verge of collapse

The Botswana Meat Commission has gone down on its knees begging farmers across the country to bring their cattle for slaughter so...

Controversy surrounds Boko’s solo decisions on petitions

Mystery  surrounds the origins of Duma Boko’s mandate  to petition the outcome of the General Elections.This comes after information surfaced indicating that...

Botswana broke and living beyond its means

Botswana’s fifth President Mokgweetsi Masisi has his job cut out as he inherits a country that is broke and living beyond its...

Khama presidency ruined Botswana’s judicial independence – report

Figures from the 2019 Economic Freedom of the World Report show how disastrous the final years of Ian Khama’s presidency were for the judiciary. Of...

Automatic succession giving BDP unfair advantage-Mmolotsi

Alliance for Progressives (AP) and Francistown South MP Wynter Mmolotsi has raised an objection to Botswana’s automatic succession of presidency saying it gives the...

Botswana’s structural economy distorted – UNDP

Plagued by a structural distortion of its economy which makes it difficult to absorb the vast numbers of unemployed youth, Botswana is now struggling to...

DCEC, DIS losing spy wars

When South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa delayed in congratulating his Botswana counterpart, President Mokgweetsi Masisi on his election victory, conspiracy theorists went into overdrive. Curiously,...

Is Khama privy to Boko and Moti’s plan to take over Botswana and Zimbabwe?

Self-exiled Zimbabwean G40 kingpin Professor Jonathan Moyo and MDC-ALLIANCE leader Nelson Chamisa are banking on former President Lt Gen Ian Khama’s supporters in the Botswana...