Sunday, July 5, 2020

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Lack of information stifles MPs debate in parliament

Parliament can not discuss some public issues as relevant information is not readily available because most government departments are not computerized ÔÇô it emerged...

Government hospitals inundated with lawsuits

Government hospitals are being sued more than any public institution in the Ministry of Health because of alleged medical negligence ÔÇô Minister of Health,...

Alcohol binging disrupts parliament

Some MPs are drunkards who do not take their work seriously ÔÇô Moatlhodi Parliament starts work late and is overwhelmed by a backlog of...

Botswana PIes human traffickers

A number of expatriates linked to the Botswana human trafficking scandal were this week declared prohibited immigrants (PI) ÔÇô the Botswana Police Service confirmed...

Mogae slapped for bringing BDP factionalism to parliament

Botswana Congress Party Member of Parliament Dumelang Saleshando has told the House that President Festus Mogae should not bring the ruling party's factional fights...

Farmers face water crisis

‘Batswana farmers face a potentially disastrous water crisis from the combination of climate change and competition for scarce water resources,' says the 2006 Human...

Government investigates Lobatse Tile Limited

The Ministry of Labour and Home Affairs is to investigate whether the troubled Lobatse Tile Limited did not flout labour regulations during its recent...

Contagious diseases patients sharing wards with other patients in hospital

Patients with contagious diseases are sharing wards with other in-patients at Princes Marina Hospital because there is a serious shortage of space ÔÇô Health...

Old Naledi paying more for electricity connection

Old Naledi residents pay more to connect electricity to their houses compared to residents in affluent addresses of Gaborone - it emerged this week. Minister...

Violent lovers’ spat lends couple in the dock

A couple from Maruapula was this Friday arraigned before the Urban Customary Deputy Court President, Kgosi Motse Sebele, charged with affray. Gloria Phatsima, 31, who...