Friday, July 30, 2021

Government

BDF perceived to be dabbling in politics

Long perceived to be one of Africa's most professional armies, the Botswana Defence Force (BDF) is beginning to lose that status.In the latest Economic...

Govt total expenditure continue to rise

Total government spending is estimated to have increased by 9.2 percent in the twelve months to June 2016, latest data provided by the central...

Shady voting machine a dark mystery for BDP

In an interesting turn of events, the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) is still to engage with government to look into the Electoral Amendment...

Mmolotsi urges Khama to learn from visiting Namibian President

Opposition Umbrella for Democratic Change Member of Parliament Wynter Mmolotsi has called upon the President Ian Khama to take a leaf from his visiting...

Botswana to lose billions in Morupule B sale

Botswana is expected to lose billions of Pula in the planned sale of Morupule B power plant to China National Electric Equipment Corporation (CNEEC),...

UDC takes Parliament Speaker to court

The Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) will this week approach the High Court seeking an order to stop the Speaker of the national Assembly...

Botswana to host American airbase

Botswana is inching closer to hosting a United States of America military airfield, fresh reports have emerged.United States embassy in Gaborone this week confirmed...

Speculation that Arone will find himself at Ministry of Education

There is growing speculation that Member of Parliament for Okavango who recently defected to the Ruling Botswana Democratic Party might be rewarded with a...

BREXIT: No immediate implications for Botswana Beef export

The Botswana Meat Commission (BMC), the sole exporter of the local beef to the European Union (EU) region has said that it does not...

BDP wants civil servants totally removed from electoral processes

Botswana Democratic Party wants civil servants to stay out of the running of the general elections- the issue has been debated at party level...