Sunday, November 1, 2020

News

Dikgosi demand their share of Btv, RB1 publicity

Traditional leaders want to have their 15 minutes of fame via state-owned Botswana Television (Btv) and Radio Botswana (RB1) just like parliamentarians.

BOMRA, BURS sign MoA

Two prastatals; Botswana Medicines Regulatory Authority (BoMRA) and Botswana Unified Revenue Services (BURS)  the past Tuesday signed Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) with...

Ministry pilots Hotel and Tourism at Maun Senior

MAUN: Maun Senior Secondary School has been earmarked to pilot a multiple pathways program focusing on Hotel and Tourism as part of...

US alive to growing corruption allegations in Botswana

The United States is following alleged nefarious acts of corruption committed in Botswana. The super power has especially developed...

Botswana 3rd most economically free country in Africa

Botswana is the third most economically free country in Sub-Saharan Africa region. This information is contained in the 2020...

Opposition’s People’s Court will try BDP, IEC in absentia

To some, the idea of a “People’s Court” in which only side is represented and in which the issue of a contested...

A personal tribute to Mr Archie Sekao Makgothi

The curtain was drawn on one of Botswana’s illustrious lives on Friday 8th October 2020 when Mr Archie Makgothi bowed out.  I...

World now knows Botswana’s dirty little land secret

The first ever global dataset that quantifies tenure insecurity puts Botswana in a category of countries with the highest land and property...

Closing neighbourhood walkways to prevent crime is actually not a solution

As Shakespeare should have said in the English of his time, the problem with solutions is that they bring own set of...

Game-skin sale process has loopholes that facilitate poaching

A source familiar with the inner workings of Botswana’s safari hunting says that the Department of Wildlife and National Parks (DWNP) officials...