Sunday, September 20, 2020

News

Blunders shame Ministry, Parliament

Rogue engineers are having a field day in Botswana because when Ministry of Works Transport and Communications officers put together a bill nine...

Government and police officers clash averted

Aggrieved Botswana Police officers, who, it was feared, would take the state to court for refusing to pay them their 2002 overtime allowances, are...

Government in ?penal slave shop? experiment

The Ministry of Labour and Home Affairs is experimenting with replacing inefficient building contractors with cheap prison labour. In a push to clear the backlog...

Ministers overwhelmed by cabinet tasks – investigation

Thousands of Batswana inmates are breathing down each others necks in prison cells that are packed like slave ships; patients seeking medical attention spend...

Buyer/Seller National Stakeholders Consultative workshop held

The Ministry of Trade and Industry on Tuesday held a workshop in response to the clarion call from the private sector for the establishment...

UB?s notorious ?Peeping Tom? rearrested after short-lived escape

Tebogo Oabile, 29, who enjoyed peeping at women as they took their baths at the UB hostels was on February 27, 2007 rearrested and...

Former police chief misled Tswapong North villagers

Tswapong North residents who have been waiting for a police station in Tsetsebye as promised by former Commissioner of Police were disappointed this week...

EC gives Botswana money for infrastructure development

Continuing with their support to Wildlife Conservation and Management Programme, European Commission (EC) and Ministry of Environment, Wildlife and Tourism on Tuesday signed a...

Botswana fends off elephant poachers

Botswana is the only African country that has been able to protect its elephants from poachers since CITES imposed a ban on ivory trade...

Students fail as MoE new system backfires

Scores of students who could have passed their form five examinations and secured places at university posted poor results because they were guinea pigs...