Monday, December 6, 2021

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Dow entangled in Mokgethi estate case

Former Minister and High Court Judge Unity Dow finds herself in a web of controversy as the case in which Minister of Immigration Annah...

SADC fails unity test over Covid

While the Southern African Development Community (SADC) chair, President Lazarus Chakwera called on the sixteen member states regional block to speak with one voice,...

Botswana may struggle to now meet WHO pollution standards

Botswana might struggle to meet the new World Health Organisation (WHO) air quality guidelines following an announcement by the health agency that harms from...

Botswana makes big gains in hygiene, sanitation standards

“Sanitation is more important than political independence,” Mahatma Gandhi once mentioned. These words ring truer than ever in Botswana, considering the importance of hygiene...

Pensioners/stockholders fleeced in Turnstar Holdings Dubai shady deal

Thousands of Botswana pensioners and stockholders who have invested in Turnstar Holdings’ shares may lose tens of millions of Pula following the Botswana Stock...

NPF intrigue may have been tip of iceberg

With the amount of public reporting there has been on the National Petroleum Fund (NPF), one would think that it is the only special...

Mthimkhulu accuses Saleshandos of (also) hoarding tribal land in North West District

With his motion of no-confidence in the government, Dumelang Saleshando’s plan had been to put President Mokgweetsi Masisi in the dock of the court...

International community slams its doors on Botswana, South Africa following new variant

The international community last week reacted with fear and loathing to reports of a new coronavirus variant named “ the Botswana variant” on the streets because...

Kalangas in judiciary being passed up for promotion – Saleshando

All manner of commentary finds expression on social media but it’s one thing to make an unrestrained comment on Facebook, quite another for that...

Auditor General confirms MoHW imperiled 98 hotels that provided Covid-19 services

With a history of having “hustled” for a period of time via a mobile catering business, President Mokgweetsi Masisi should know the pain of...