Friday, December 3, 2021

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BNF leadership war intensifies

Efforts to reconcile the Botswana National Front President Duma Boko and his Vice President Prince Dibeela have collapsed ahead of a hotly anticipated elective...

Botswana in new Covid-19 variant scare

Botswana is stuck with international media reports suggesting that a new Covid-19 variant with multiple mutilations emerged in the country. This has made it worse...

Chiefs call for cessation of hostilities between Khama, Masisi

Traditional leaders have called for action against the on-going tensions between former President Ian Khama and the incumbent President Mokgweetsi Masisi.Traditional stated that there...

Khama faces possible criminal charges

Former President Lt Gen Ian Khama faces an array of possible criminal charges ranging from money laundering to possession of military grade surveillance equipment. Sunday...

Inside how Turnstar board members wined and dined pensioners money away

Turnstar Holdings’ board members may have breached their fiduciary duty by signing off the shady Dubai deal before carrying out a thorough due diligence...

Botswana’s principal arrears in 2019 were smallest in SADC

It is yet unclear how Omnicron, the new not-made-in-Botswana Covid-19 variant will affect the national economy. Whatever happens, Botswana appears to have built up...

New evidence suggests “Botswana variant” is driving South Africa’s 4th wave of Covid-19 infections

Fresh information seems to confirm doctors worst fears that the new coronavirus variant first discovered in Botswana and declared to be of “concern” by...

Mokgware fears former soldiers abet cash heists

Botswana Defense Force Retired Members Association Chairman Pius Mokgware has expressed his fears that some retired soldiers could be aiding and abetting part of...

Chief of Staff orders officers to toe the line

FRANCISTOWN: Barely months in office, The President’s Chief of Staff Boyce Sebetlela has begun to shake things up. He has advised senior prison officers to...

Banking jobs on the line

Commercial banks are expected to retrench at least over 1000 employees by the end of the year it has been claimed.  The Botswana Bank Union...