Wednesday, October 21, 2020

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Botswana workers becoming more productive

It is something that is really hard to believe especially if your application for land has been pending for the past 30...

BNF’s Kgosidintsi faces jail time over ‘GBV utterance’

Resego Kgosidintsi – a member of the Botswana National Front (BNF) who was last week was detained at the Gaborone West Police...

Botswana extends State of Emergency, keeps borders closed

Botswana will extend its state of emergency by six months into the first quarter of 2021 as the diamond rich nation gears...

Masupu against Gumare Covid-19 isolation centre

MAUN: Coordinator of the COVID-19 Presidential Task Force Dr. Kereng Masupu is against the idea to relocate boarding students from Ngethu Brigade in...

Sexual minority activist berates President

The Lesbians, Gays & Bisexual of Botswana (LEGABIBO) chief executive officer (CEO), Anna Mmolai–Chalmers has reacted sharply to President Mokgweetsi Masisi’s address...

Minister’s governance lapse costs Botswana millions

A damning report by the Auditor General has revealed how the Department of Tertiary Education Funding (DTEF) lost tens of millions of...

COVID-19 saves Botswana lives

Fewer Batswana are dying this year compared to the previous years, thanks to the outbreak of Coronavirus. Botswana’s death...

Government ducking and diving on new intelligence directorate

The Ministry of Defence Justice and Security engaged in PR fancy footwork this week in an apparent attempt to deflect attention from...

Cabinet divided over Mpai’s BURS appointment

Wilfred Mpai who was set to become Commissioner General at BURS (Botswana Unified Revenue Service) will have to wait much longer to...

Masisi creates his own “deep state”?

The government enclave is discussing a new law that will expand the president’s overreach and make it easier for the Directorate of...