Friday, July 30, 2021

Government

Armsgate: BDF figures do not add up

If the numbers do not add up, truth is probably missing from the equation. Botswana Defence Force (BDF) this week suggested that the more...

Inside the BDP Socialmediagate

An unconfirmed communication that has been posted on Facebook reveals how Assistant Minister of education, Fidelis Molao suggested the murder of a 16 year...

Botswana in fresh multi-billion power project blunder

History seemed to be repeating itself this week: Government awarded the P 8, 7 billion Morupule B phase 11 tender to a consortium of...

DIS given guns to kill people – MP

Responding to a remark from across the floor that the Botswana Democratic Party will win Sekoma ward again in the next general election, Mochudi...

Government owed over P150m in royalties

Two copper and nickel mining companies, Messina Copper and Tati Nickel reportedly owe government cumulative royalties amounting to over P150 million.Base metals mined in...

Masisi blackmails private business in boycotting private media

Vice President Mokgweetsi Masisi has reportedly blackmailed the business community into join Government in its advertising ban against the private media.Masisi is reported to...

LEGABIBO-vs-The State: A Fight for Basic Rights

Freedom and justice are central to the very existence ofBotswana and are enshrined in the laws that govern the country. A local minority group,...

Botswana, Namibia, UNCHR in refugees repatriation row

Court records have revealed how the Botswana government forced and threatened 924 Namibian political refugees into signing up for voluntary repatriation.Sworn statement placed before...

South Korean company seeks to reduce Morupule A scope

Although the Minister of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources, Kitso Mokaila, has sought to portray an offer by Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction as the most...

Matambo remains mum on details of ESP

The Minister responsible for Finance, Kenneth Matambo on Friday said that no one, not even members of parliament can compel him to reveal the...