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02 Oct 2018

A second-language English speaker would probably have been able to use that fact as an excuse for their choice of words but that option doesn’t exist for Elephants Without Borders because it is helmed by people whose mother tongue is English.

02 Oct 2018

With ruling party tenderpreneur-cum-politicians having broken up primary-elections camps across the country, alcohol sales across the country will certainly have dipped to their lowest in months.

02 Oct 2018

Capital Management Botswana (CMB) directors Tim Marsland and Rapula Okaile want the High Court to rescind a decision by Justice Mercy Garakwe placing the company under final liquidation.

Justice Garekwe confirmed last week the final liquidation of CMB and John Little of Corporate Service as its liquidator.

02 Oct 2018

A damning audit report has revealed that millions of Pula were siphoned from Botswana Public Employees Union (BOPEU) through flawed internal controls and questionable donations to unnamed “third parties.”

02 Oct 2018

An unscrupulous Francistown based lawyer, Moabi Madandume was on Friday struck off the register of practicing attorneys after being found guilty of professional misconduct.

02 Oct 2018

New York City: A strong message of armed-to-the-tooth security personnel patrolling the game parks is what President Mokgweetsi Masisi sent at every opportunity the subject of the recently reported 87 killed elephants came up.

27 Sep 2018

Minister of Local Government, Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi has threatened to sack Sua Township Councilors.

The Minister of Local Government is the appointing authority of Specially Elected Councilors.

The minister’s threat to expel councilors comes in the wake of a protracted dispute councilors and Government.

27 Sep 2018

Government is sitting on information showing that there is growing panic among health authorities who believe that the death of more than 11 children recently following a diarrhoea outbreak should have been declared a national crisis.

27 Sep 2018

Roy Blackbeard has finally left his post as Botswana’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, Foreign Affairs Ministry confirmed this week.

A close ally of former President Ian Khama, Blackbeared has been the country’s High Commissioner to Britain for more than two decades.

He was appointed shortly after Ian Khama joined active politics in 1998.

27 Sep 2018

A Chinese company that was engaged by the Botswana Police for the installation of  street lights cameras was banned from the United States of America for fear of interfering with national security, it has emerged.

27 Sep 2018

Police in Letlhakane are currently fighting an upsurge of rape, murder and defilement cases in the village and surrounding areas. The Station Commander of Letlhakane Police Station, Superintendent Michael Maphephu confirmed the rising criminal activities to the Telegraph in an interview on Monday.

27 Sep 2018

The widely publicized and emotional case in which a woman was accused of killing her boyfriend’s son that was before Magistrate court has been committed to the High Court.

According to the leading investigator in the case, Superitendent Sergeant Marapo, their investigations have long been concluded.

27 Sep 2018

Human Rights Advisor at Stepping Stones International (SSI) Chirwa Mahloko has called on political parties to show their commitment towards the implementation of children’s rights.

This, he said, should be reflected in their manifestos as the nation readies itself for the 2019 general elections.

24 Sep 2018

Former President Ian Khama has developed cold feet over his decision to sue President Mokgweetsi Masisi following the latter’s refusal to grant him permission to appoint former spy boss Isaac Kgosi as his Private Secretary.

24 Sep 2018

The case in which Russian nickel giant Norilsk Nickel is suing the Botswana Government to recover US$270 million (Approximately P2.7 billion) veered off into a new row as liquidator Nigel Dixon-Warren is now suing South Africa’s Mineral Resources Minister and Department of Mines Acting Director General David Msiza.

24 Sep 2018

Controversial social media journalist, Daniel Kenosi has broken the golden rule of journalism and sold out his source to embattled Managing Director of the Diamond Trading Company Botswana (DTCB) Tabake Kobedi who is fighting back against allegations on social media that he had a sexual relationship with a minor.

23 Sep 2018

Houston, Texas (USA):The ambiance was just right for the occasion to celebrate Africa’s best model in combating AIDS, the same resilience that is now being replicated to fight and win the war against cancer and associated blood diseases.

23 Sep 2018

In the ongoing chess game between President Mokgweetsi Masisi and his predecessor, Lieutenant General Ian Khama, it is being whispered that some of 2019 parliamentary candidates who have been associated with the latter, actually secretly support the former.

23 Sep 2018

By giving Elephants Without Borders (EWB) P600 000 to nurse three baby elephants which die and come to life in a controversial all-purpose picture, the government helped the NGO contradict a conservation doctrine it subscribes to.

23 Sep 2018

The Lobatse High Court on Wednesday placed the Capital Management Botswana under final liquidation following a protracted legal battle with the Non-Bank Financial Institutions Regulatory Authority (NBFIRA).

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