Thursday, December 5, 2019

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Balopi “shocked” by UDC petition allegations

Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) Secretary General Mpho Balopi has dismissed as outrageous allegations contained in the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) election petitions. The contents...

Researchers looking into tree species which will survive the oncoming changes in climate

Heat waves and extreme temperatures are becoming the norm in Botswana and numerous climate change models point to the fact that the whole world...

UDC’s Tshere declares his interests

The Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) Member of Parliament for Mahalapye West, David Tshere, has publicly declared his interests before Parliament last Thursday. The first...

AP’s Mmolotsi decries system of specially elected politicians

The only Member of Parliament for the opposition Alliance for the Progressives (AP) Wynter Mmolotsi has said the selection by the ruling party of...

The English drill Batswana scribes on climate change

Climate change, a vexing issue dismissed by Donald Trump, a President of the most powerful country on earth, as a hoax is becoming a...

Botswana tumbles on sustainable goals

The Ministry of Finance and Economic Development and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) are critical of Botswana’s attitude towards achieving Sustainable Development Goals...

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...

This is how Khama would have returned to power even when he wasn’t contesting

A month after the historic October 23 election, the Umbrella for Democratic Change still finds itself having to disentangle itself from former president Ian...

Court grants “Butterfly” bail

Terror accused Welheminah Maswabi has scored a small but significant victory against the State after her application for bail was granted by the Gaborone...