Friday, July 30, 2021

Botswana

China prospecting for precious stones in the CKGR

One of the reasons why President Ian Khama is being aggressive with the Chinese may be found in the Central Kgalagadi Game Reserve. For...

DIS to be given more surveillance powers

Government is drafting a bill that will give the country's intelligence agencies and police sweeping surveillance powers.The new law which is expected to be...

Khama to speak at controversial Dalai Lama event in August

In what will become the costliest and worst foreign policy blunder of his 10-year administration, President Ian Khama will feature as a speaker at...

The way the cookie crumbles within BDP

President Ian Khama has pleaded with his younger brother Tshekedi to stop his support for Nonofho Molefhi.Tshekedi has been openly supporting Molefhi against Vice President...

Botswana accused of breaking ILO rules

The International Labour Organisation (ILO) has wrapped the Botswana Government on knuckles over violation of international labour issues.In its latest report, one of the...

Kapinga blasts Kgosi over visas

Botswana's former  ambassador to Zimbabwe Kenny Kapinga says the VISA policy in Botswana is not based on logic but on who the Director of...

ANOTHER FINANCIAL BAMBOOZLE

A Parliamentary Committee on Intelligence and Security report marked “Confidential' reveals that the Office of the President is failing to account for some of...

Sharps United sharpen up for promotion

With the second leg of the battle for promotion in the Debswana First Division South League (DFDSL) intensifying with every game, log leaders Sharps...

Business headlines that hogged the papers

Sunday standard Business Editor, VICTOR BAATWENG picks four of the top shocking business headlines in 2016 that are likely to continue in 2017. ÔÇó    THE...

Sunday Standard editor Mokone granted bail in sedition case

The Sunday Standard newspaper Editor, Outsa Mokone, was on Friday morning granted bail by the Broadhurst Magistrate Court in a case in which he...