Saturday, June 19, 2021

Sunday Standard

MUFHULULU – A CULTURAL AND MUSICAL PERSPECTIVE

It Has To Be Jazz┬« As we continue to celebrate the awarding of the bid to host the 2020 International Jazz Day in Africa, especially...

Mogae quits as Choppies mulls exiting S/African market

BY KABELO SEITSHIROBotswana's troubled retailer, Choppies Enterprises has announced that is considering exiting its South African market after a recent strategic review of the...

Morupisi to step down following BPOPF scandal

The Permanent Secretary to the President, Carter Morupisi is expected to resign next week after the Directorate of public Prosecutions (DPP) and the Directorate...

Cabinet water tender divisions spill over to Parliament

Fifteen Botswana Democratic Party Members of Parliament turned against President Mokgweetsi Masisi and Finance Minister Kenneth Mathambo and voted with the opposition to block...

There is nothing Makgatho can do about parliamentary immunity

Greatly displeased with what Gaborone North MP, Haskins Nkaigwa, had alleged about her during a debate on the Declaration of Assets and Liabilities Bill,...

Controversially endorsed by Khama, UDC candidate will be launched by Boko

The President of the Umbrella for Democratic Change, Duma Boko, will launch the candidacy of the party's parliamentary candidate in Boteti West, Sam Digwa,...

BMD to contest elections outside UDC

Expelled Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) has registered to contest the 2019 general elections as a separate entity from the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC),...

Health Ministry ails with shortage of nurses

BY CEDRIC SWANKAThe Minister of Health and Wellness has told Parliament that there is a shortage of health care professionals and support staff in...

Chief Justice pours scorn over BMD application

BY MPHO KELEBOGEChief Justice Terrence Rannowane has challenged the Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) to reconsider its decision to drag him into its case...

Speaker sitting on controversial Hansard

BY THOBO MOTLHOKAThe Office of Speaker of the National assembly seems to have taken an exception to sharing a particular Hansard in which some...