Thursday, July 9, 2020

Headlines

JAPAN PULLS OUT OF MORUPULE B US$800M EXPANSION

The planned US$800 million (P8.6 billion) expansion of Morupule B has suffered a crippling blow after the Japanese government its financial support.

Something wrong with this HIV/AIDS picture

“I’m sorry miss but the test proves you are HIV positive.” These life changing words echo in the ears...

Morupisi, wife to appear in court

Permanent Secretary to the President Carter Morupisi is scheduled to to appear in a Gaborone Magistrate Court on Tuesday next week.

Mogae quits as Choppies mulls exiting S/African market

BY KABELO SEITSHIROBotswana's troubled retailer, Choppies Enterprises has announced that is considering exiting its South African market after a recent strategic review of the...

Morupisi to step down following BPOPF scandal

The Permanent Secretary to the President, Carter Morupisi is expected to resign next week after the Directorate of public Prosecutions (DPP) and the Directorate...

Cabinet water tender divisions spill over to Parliament

Fifteen Botswana Democratic Party Members of Parliament turned against President Mokgweetsi Masisi and Finance Minister Kenneth Mathambo and voted with the opposition to block...

BMD to contest elections outside UDC

Expelled Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) has registered to contest the 2019 general elections as a separate entity from the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC),...