Thursday, December 3, 2020

Headlines

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 reasons behind...

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 36 rhinos...

BDP, UDC MPs conspire to defeat the ends of Justice

In a blatant denial of the rule of law, Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) and Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) Members of Parliament last month...

BDP challenges CoA’s jurisdiction over UDC election petitions appeals

The Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) is challenging the Court of Appeal (CoA)’s jurisdiction over the Umbrella for Democratic (UDC) elections petitions which the latter...

BMC – the steaks are high

The Botswana Meat Commission second in command Ditsapelo Makati’s tension with the Acting CEO Dr Boitumelo Mogome-Maseko has escalated to termination of contract hovering...

Say goodbye to Botswana and hi to Africa

“Coup” and “assassination” are words that have never been used to describe any calamity or possible calamity in Botswana. That changed in the beginning of this year...

New set of MPs took unenforceable oath of office in 2019

The November of every year ending with either 4 or 9 sees a quarrel of self-absorbed bourgeoisie, ruling-party tenderpreneurs, champagne socialists as well as well-meaning but misplaced...

Judgement on 2015 events reflects how civil service still operated in 2019

It would be very easy to blame former president Ian Khama for the unbridled Third World mess described in a High Court judgement relating to the expulsion...

High Court set to steal somebody’s Christmas

The Gaborone High Court will set the mood for the 2019 Christmas Day when it makes crucial judgements on the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) elections petitions....

Court accuses PSP, Attorney General of lying under oath

A bombshell High Court judgement has impugned the intergrity of the Attorney General Abram Keetshabe and suspended Permanent Secretary to the President (PSP) Carter...