Thursday, May 19, 2022

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Bushman activists re-enlist Survival International’s support

A man who was one of the major combatants when the Botswana government fought a long, vicious and costly battle with Survival International let...

Double murder suspect dies in police custody

FRANCISTOWN: Police here are investigating the death of Keabetswe Tony Nyambe - a 28-year-old man - who had been remanded in custody following the...

Winds of climate change blow into Botswana

The wind industry enjoyed its second-best year ever in 2021, with almost 94 Geggawatts (GW) of capacity added globally despite a second year of...

Botswana scribes launch media freedom committee

Ever worried about State intentions to stifle them, local journalists launched the Media Freedom Committee in Gaborone recently. Media Freedom Committee (MFC) is World Association...

Seretse, Sibisibi & Co subpoenaed over Bluthorn missing millions

The Master of the High Court has subpoenaed former Minister Vincent Seretse, former Kweneng District Council Chairman Jeffery Sibisibi, and others over the missing...

Khama will not return before elections

Former President Lt Gen Ian Khama is unlikely to return to Botswana before the 2024 general elections and is expected to challenge his extradition...

Masisi administration will not allow PIed Basarwa lawyer into Botswana

Fresh documents suggests that the government pressed on with  legal action against Basarwa of Central Kalahari Game Reserve (CKGR) despite calls by Basarwa  for...

Should Constable have saluted (suspended) Commissioner?

The sight of a Constable saluting the Commissioner of Police is quite a common one but one at the Broadhurst Magistrate Court last Thursday morning has...

Molapisi explains statement about youth ‘sacrificing their bodies’  

What exactly did Botswana Peoples Party president, Motlatsi Molapisi, mean when he said that some Batswana youth will have to “sacrifice their bodies” in...

Boko’s opponent wants upcoming election run by independent body  

Following what it suspects to be a clandestine “vote-rigging” operation that is being conducted from the Botswana National Front head office, the campaign of...