Tuesday, August 11, 2020

News

Court exposes Mogae, Khama  “mad man” injustices faux pas

Botswana past presidents Festus Mogae and Ian Khama face a constitutional faux pas after it emerged that they may have, illegally ,...

Pro-coronavirus adults endangering infants’ lives

Childline Botswana has expressed grave concern about the potentially infanticidal misconduct of pro-coronavirus adults who continue to flout the mandatory mask law....

Minister Kgafela bemoans poor management, collation of govt. data

The Minister of Infrastructure and Housing Development Mmusi Kgafela has expressed concern at the manner with which important data is captured by...

Irate customer sues Orange Botswana

A disgruntled customer, Christopher Tiwayi, has taken cellular phone network company Orange Botswana to court alleging breach of contract. 

Another poacher killed during a gun battle with BDF soldiers at Okavango Delta

The Botswana Defence Force (BDF) has confirmed the death of a poacher, killed in an anti-poaching incident in the Okavango Delta. 

SEDC councilors want cozy venue to hold meeting

With the smallness of its chambers hampering compliance with Covid-19 social distancing protocols, the South-East District Council (SEDC) struggles to find a suitable venue...

Masisi and Mogae’s different approaches to insurgent talk 

When the movement devoted to the political philosophy of Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels, Vladimir Lenin and Joseph Stalin (MELS) made loose talk...

In one week, police charge 167 for failure to wear masks

The chief spokesperson of the Botswana Police Service, Dipheko Motube, says that the police charged 167 people across the country for failure...

Intrigue and deceit in CMB saga

The intrigue behind the misappropriation of more than P477 million in public servants’ pensions that was administered by liquidated Capital Management Botswana (CMB) deepened last week with its...

400 Batswana renounce their citizenship

Since Parliament deliberations last year on dual citizenship, around 400 Batswana have so far renounced their foreign citizenship. While...