Tuesday, December 1, 2020

News

MP wades into fight between DIS and ex-freelancers demanding outstanding payment

Never one to watch action from the ringside, the Francistown West MP, Ignatius Moswaane, is wading into the fight between the Department of Information...

US diplomat couldn’t schedule official meetings with Batswana on Fridays

“At the time, the author was a United States diplomat accredited to Botswana,” writes Dan Henk in a book about the Botswana Defence Force’s...

Re-appointed CEDA boss promises turn-around strategy

Cabinet has extended Citizen Entrepreneurship Development Agency (CEDA) chief executive officer (CEO) Thabo Thamane’s contract by three years . The extension comes a month before...

Isaac Kgosi rounds up DPP’s annus horribilis

The Directorate of Public Prosecution which has produced a marathon comedy of errors in their attempt to prosecute high profile corruption cases last week...

Mogwera wins first round against BOPEU

Former Botswana Public Employees Union (BOPEU) President Masego Mogwera’s has won a major legal battle against an adversarial faction of the Botswana Public Employees Union (BOPEU)...

SADC Organ discusses problem not recognised in international law

A few weeks after Osama bin Laden attacked the United States in 2001, Botswana joined the public international conversation about that catastrophic event and...

Poachers are paid as little as P50 per day

Elephant and rhino poachers in Botswana and across the region are paid as little at US$ 5 (P55) per day despite all the risks...

Kgosi, Kerekang win against State in NPF corruption case

Former Director of the Directorate of Intelligence and Security Isaac Kgosi has been discharged and acquitted by the High Court in the P250 million...

Women Entrepreneurship initiative launches in Gaborone

A United States of America’s worldwide women’s entrepreneurship initiative, The Academy of Women Entrepreneurs (AWE), was launched in Botswana on Monday at Botho University.  One...

Marketing strategies workshop for small stock on the cards

The Department of Animal production plans to organise a marketing strategies workshop for small stock farmers. The department of animal production which is under the...