Wednesday, October 28, 2020

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Law Society worried by excessive use of SA advocates

The Botswana Law Society is worried by the excessive use of South African advocates by some law firms in Botswana. The Chairman of the Law...

Residence and work permits fraudsters arraigned

Solomon Pachawa, 38, and Nathaniel Mharapara, 28, both citizens of Zimbabwe, were arraigned for mention before Extension II magistrate court on charges of forgery....

Cops charged for taking bribes to cover up homosexual claims

Gaborone's Extension Two Magistrate Court is expected to give a ruling on May 3 in a corruption case in which two police officers allegedly...

Ramotswa Steel refuses to cooperate with police

The embattled Ramotswa/Tswana Steel and Iron Company is refusing to open its “questionable donations” register to Botswana Police Service officers who are investigating reports...

Indian investor charged for a spree of burglaries

A respectable businessman by day and a serial burglar who broke into offices stealing computers by night ÔÇô this is a Jekyll and Hyde...

Fresh worrying revelations on Phikwe sulphur dioxide pollution

Sulphur dioxide fumes, emitted by Selibe Phikwe smelters into the air, could be doing a lot of damage to the environment and the country's...

DCEC in alleged attempt to cover up corruption

Two damning affidavits suggest that the Directorate on Corruption and Economic Crime (DCEC) is trying to sweep a fraud case under the carpet because...

Imprisoned Namibians still to be resettled

Thirteen Namibian asylum seekers are languishing at the Francistown Centre for Illegal Immigrants where they have been held for years because the United...

Balikani trashes reports of resignation

The embattled Botswana Peoples Party could be headed for another leadership crisis if allegations that party President, Bernard Balikani, and Acting Secretary General, Edward...

Kwelagobe urges constructors to finish projects on time

The Minister for Presidential Affairs and Public Administration, Daniel Kwelagobe, urged constructors to always finish their projects on time. Addressing participants at the Construction Sector...