Friday, September 17, 2021

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Law Society has already pronounced position on lawyer it will investigate

The Law Society of Botswana (LSB) may have put itself in a difficult position by calling for the resignation of the Director of the...

Like Mogae, Regoeng has misgivings about UB offering Public Administration and Political Science

An MP has echoed a version of what President Festus Mogae said in September 2007 when he gave a public lecture at the University of Botswana. Mogae,...

Masisi’s airport crowds larger than Lelatisitswe family gathering

The Assistant Minister of Health and Wellness, Sethomo Lelatisitswe, finds himself in a snake pit after an ill-advised family gathering in his home village...

BOFEPUSU, BFTU move to block bill aimed at job creation

The Botswana Federation of Public Sectors Union (BOFEPUSU) and the Botswana Federation of Trade Unions (BFTU) are campaigning to stop a bill that aims to...

Muzila rejects doctors’ endorsement of Ivermectin as Covid treatment

Government has rejected Botswana Doctor’s Union endorsement of Ivermectin drug to fight Covid-19. Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health and Wellness Grace Muzila told Sunday Standard that...

America asks Botswana to take in Afghan refugees

The United States of America has appealed to Botswana to give refuge to Afghanistan citizens who were displaced when Taliban forces took control of...

Khama says Masisi kept him waiting on his inauguration day

You can compile a list of Khama’s weaknesses but one thing you are never going to be able to get on that list is...

Botswana’s vaccination drive runs into culture clash

Scores of Batswana women dressed up in pants and men without jackets showing up at the Kgotla to take their Covid-19 jabs are being turned back because they offend...

South African has long ‘acquitted’ Butterfly

Almost a month to Justice Zein Kebonang’s judgement last week acquitting Butterfly, a fellow judge in South Africa Dennis Davis had already made a...

Magosi not first Motswana to head SADC

In no way do we mean to rain on Elias Magosi’s parade but the honour of first Motswana to occupy the Southern Africa Development...