Tuesday, October 20, 2020

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Howard University to set up in Botswana

Batswana students wishing to enroll for science and technology courses will soon find more university openings following last week?s commitment by Howard University of...

Mogae wraps BDP MPs and rejects electoral reforms

For the first time ever, President Festus Mogae has told his followers in the ruling Botswana Democratic Party that he is worried at the...

Botswana bears the brunt of Mother Nature?s anger

Thunderstorms, drying dams, scotching sun. And each time Mother Nature turns against Botswana, a nagging question grows louder: When will this end? Expert reports...

Motswana grows hottest chili in the world

When friends and acquaintances think of Roger Roberts, they always imagine him in the cockpit flying some airplane or standing under scaffoldings issuing instructions...

Court rules against Nina director in land fraud case

Details emerging from the Nina Properties Director, Borzoo Parastaran land fraud trial suggest that the expatriate investor may have used a friendship he forged...

De Beers denies ?secret deal? with Botswana cutters

Stories running in the South African media that DTC London has cut secret deals with several diamond cutting licence holders in Botswana, sidelining DTC...

BDP seeks to give the president more powers

Scores of Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) members are worried over what they call the ?Mugaberisation? of the Botswana presidency following proposed Constitutional amendments that...

END OF AN ERA

Multitudes of mourners among them President Festus Mogae, former President Sir Ketumile Masire, Chief Justice Julian Nganunu, Speaker of the National Assembly Patrick Balopi,...

EC head in Botswana calls for dialogue between gov?t and Basarwa over CKGR

The Head of Delegation of the European Commission to Botswana says there has to be a spirit of give and take in the ongoing...

Technical Colleges are not tertiary institutions – Molutsi

It has emerged that all technical colleges in Botswana are not tertiary institutions. They have not registered with the country?s Tertiary Education Council, which is...