Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Headlines

Botswana Lotto on hold as Ithuba challenges tender award

Ithuba Botswana, a subsidiary of Ithuba Holdings, the operator of South Africa’s national lottery has challenged Botswana Gambling Authority’s decision to award the...

PwC auditors scoff at Ram and Ismael’s lawsuit

Auditors Pricewatercoopers (Pwc) have entered a plea to defend a P450 million lawsuit by founders of Choppies Enterprises.Choppies chief executive officer (CEO),...

Boko evades opposition merger proposition

FRANCISTOWN: A subtle political storm, surely not one in a tea cup, is brewing within the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC).

38000 Batswana threatened by hunger

At least 38 000 people in Botswana are expected to face food insecurity this year, a report by the International Red Cross...

Did Masisi’s farm acquisition fiasco down Dow?

Former Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Unity Dow’s decision to step down from the Ministry is alleged to be linked to...

Boko attacks Gobotswang

A broadside has been aimed at Member of Parliament for Sefhare-Ramokgonami Dr Kesitegile Gobotswang over a recent petition presented in parliament against...

Masisi linked to pro-Trump shady lobbyists

President Mokgweetsi Masisi has been linked to pro Donald Trump right wing groups that have been banned by Facebook for coordinating a “troll...

Toby Frears leaves MDCB with a golden parachute

One of Botswana’s highest paid parastatal bosses, Minerals Development Company of Botswana (Pty) Ltd (MDCB) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Toby Frears has...

GCC caught with pants down in controversial P1.7billion tender

KoGae Consortium – a multi-disciplinary conglomerate of local and international companies that put together a P1.7 billion bid to deliver the Gaborone...

BPC tariffs among the lowest in the region- Report

Botswana Power Corporation (BPC) charges some of the lowest tariffs in the Southern African Development Community (SADC), it has emerged.A Regional Energy...