Saturday, July 13, 2024

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Drought: Hardest hit villages identified

The Red Cross has listed a number of villages in Botswana as those that are the hardest by drought which is expected to sweep...

Tlokweng Land Board holds crucial consultative meeting 

Tlokweng Land Board has started the process of reviewing its land allocation Policy of 2008, in order to align it with the amended Botswana...

BDO auditors sued P182 million over accounting scandal

Auditors at BDO and the auditing firm itself have been slapped with a P182 million lawsuit by the liquidator of the controversial Bluthorn. The...

Unemployed youth to vote with their feet?

Among the big issues being debated and discussed this election year, youth unemployment leads in importance to Batswana, however, it is unlikely to have...

Khama comes back?

Former President Lt Gen Ian Khama is expected back in Botswana tomorrow ending a 31 months self-imposed exile in South Africa and eSwatini. Khama, whose planned return...

Business collapse, job losses feared as GABS shambles

Hundreds of businesses are feared to be on the brink of collapse while thousands of job losses is imminent as the troubled Government Accounting and...

DIS law unto itself – Court

The Court has detailed how the Directorate of Intelligence (DIS) is abusing its powers by ‘clothing’ its misuse of the same act with the...

Govt rejects million Pula compensation proposal for victims of wildlife attacks 

The government has thrown out an opportunity to review compensation policy for victims of human-wildlife conflict following numerous complaints that the current amounts are...

Nyangabgwe hospital in dire shortage of key medical staff

Francistown Mayor Godisang Radisigo is unhappy over the continuous shortage of key medical staff at Nyangabgwe Referral Hospital which impacts on its service delivery...

Botswana rejects coalition government in case of a hung parliament

The government has refused to endorse a proposal to recognize a coalition government, setting the scene for a potential bruising legal battle in the...