Thursday, October 28, 2021

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BCP demands support of creative industry

Botswana Congress Party Youth league has asked government to aid the revival of the creative industry. BCP Youth league leader Tlhabologo Furniture told this publication...

Hollard scrambles to save Stanbic from fraud allegations

Hollard Insurance Company is scrambling to save Stanbic Bank Botswana from a case in which the insurer, the bank and the Non-Financial Bank Institutions Regulatory Authority (NBFIRA) are accused of...

Police ‘still investigating’ endangerment case involving Molefi student

Nothing seems too complicated about an apparent criminal case in which on-duty teachers failed to respond appropriately to a medical emergency involving a student...

Botswana among African countries who have met COVID jabs target

The World Health Organization (WHO) has revealed that Botswana is among only 14 out of the 54 African countries that met the global target of vaccinating more that...

Masisi says Rwanda’s well documented exploits in Mozambique reflect on who’s reporting

President Mokgweetsi Masisi has warned against ‘perceptions’ that reported exploits by the Rwandan forces in the fight against Mozambican rebels are a reflection on...

Masisi is himself personally responsible for irresponsible social media use – Mohwasa

“Ba bala dinama,” the president said in idiomatic Setswana (‘they count body parts’) that substantively means insulting someone by referring to their private parts President Mokgweetsi...

BCP and BNF top leaders agree to go on a Summit to try and kick-start the UDC

Leader of the Umbrella Democratic Change Duma Boko and his deputy, Dumelang Saleshando are planning to hold a Summit meeting following a tumultuous few...

Non-existent DIS officers signed NPF contract on behalf of the spy agency

Among the many issues that two National Petroleum Fund litigants will have to contend with when their case comes before the Court of Appeal...

Eye brows raised as Marsland, Okaile acquited before they were charged

The case in which former directors of Capital Management Botswana (CMB) Timothy Marsland and Rapula Okaile are facing criminal charges has taken a new...

BDF faces two parallel “shoot to kill” investigations

The Botswana Defence Force (BDF) is facing two separate investigations by the Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP) and Namibian Parliament. The aim of the...