Thursday, February 20, 2020

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Botswana’s unfriendly tax regime blights competitiveness

Botswana is among one of the least business-friendly tax systems in Africa, according to the latest Absa Africa Financial Markets Index.

In Gantsi, disciplinary action awaits whistle-blowing cleaner

Despite our best efforts, we weren’t able to speak to the Gantsi District Commissioner about an electoral matter that he is also involved in...

CoA has no jurisdiction to entertain UDC appeals-Kirby

Wednesday January 29, 2020 marked the end of the road for the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) election petitions.

Sebina brothers seek court to interdict DIS

Businessmen and brothers Kegone Sebina and Tshepo Sebina have approached the courts challenging a warrant of entry into their business premises by...

SADC shelves report on Botswana elections outcome

A decision by the Southern African Development Community (SADC) to shelve its final report on the outcome of Botswana’s 2019 General Elections is...

Seretse cloned murdered Mahlanzi’s firm to launder NPF millions – new court records

In what could be Botswana’s biggest clone firm scam ever – court records filed two weeks ago suggests that former Basis Points...

International criminal mastermind linked to Nchindo’s plot to assassinate Justice Kirby

A swashbuckling international criminal mastermind who was  involved in arming a militia in Somalia, selling arms to Iranian warlords, trading crystal meth...

DIS used Malcom X to spy on Nchindo

Fresh information has emerged suggesting that former Directorate of Intelligence and Security Services (DIS) Director General, Isaac Kgosi used Bridgette Motsepe’s sidekick...

Police struggling to establish Khama, informer’s motives

Police are still struggling to make sense and establish the motive behind a new narrative by former president, Ian Khama to re-apportion...

Botswana fast losing the war on Rhino poaching

For a long time seen as the world’s haven for rhinos, Botswana is now losing the fight against rhino poaching. At least...