Sunday, July 5, 2020

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South Africa is best cultural-tourism model for Botswana

If plane tickets to the usual benchmarking destinations (Europe, the United States and Australia) have already been bought and hotel reservations made,...

Maunatlala villagers sue State

Sixteen residents of Maunatlala village in the Central District have taken the government to court demanding compensation for their damaged houses. The plaintiffs,...

Chinese quartet fleeces P17 million from taxman

At least four Chinese nationals are at the centre of police investigations following the mysterious disappearance of millions of Pula from Botswana....

Botswana Police in security breach

The Botswana Police Service were this week accused of ‘serious’ security breach after dangerous armed robbers attacked officers before escaping from lawful...

GPH cancer patients’ lives on a knife-edge

Scores of cancer patients’ lives at Gaborone Private Hospital are on a knife-edge as the only radiation machine in Botswana has broken...

Adios and hello again

Mondays were crazy. The unwritten convention was that on the day, everyone took leave of their sanity – for to remain sane...

Inside new guidelines allowing Batswana farmers become game ranchers

Game farming guidelines aimed at enabling Batswana with an interest in small game or wildlife in their fields have been revealed.  

Assot (Pty) Ltd interdicts Ministry of Basic Education

A case in which the Ministry of Basic Education (MOBE) has been dragged before the High Court after selecting a few contractors...

Mobile data costs slashed

Mobile network operators have slashed prices across their key data products and services, in a move expected to increase affordable internet connectivity...

Motswana student dies mysteriously in Malaysia

A female Motswana post-graduate student has died under mysterious circumstances in Malaysia.  It is close to a month since...