Monday, August 29, 2016
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Nicholas Mokwena

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Bolele castigates ‘fraudsters’

  Member of Parliament for Mahalapye West, Bernard Bolele recently took a swipe at 'fraudsters' that orchestrated his fall in the controversial ruling Botswana Democratic...

Bid rigging harmful to economy-PPADB Executive Chair

  The Executive Chairperson of the Public Procurement and Asset disposal Board (PPADB), Bridget Poppy John says bid rigging is harmful to the economy, agency...

Mokaila defends opportunistic dams

  Minister says the 200 small dams are harmless to Gaborone Dam Minister of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources, Kitso Mokaila, says the over 200 small...

High court reserves judgment on ARVs case

Gaborone High Court Judge Bengbame Sechele has reserved judgement in a case in which government is opposing a default judgement he passed in February...

Suspected robber denied bail

  A robbery suspect who has several cases of similar offences before different courts was on Wednesday denied bail as the court ruled that he...

Accused woman demands half a million drugs back

  Govt struggles to convince court she committed any crime A South African woman who was convicted and fined P5 000 for importing drugs worth about...

FREE LUNCH FOR TEACHERS AS POLICE DISPERSE STUDENTS

When police dramatically dispersed Seepapaitso Secondary School students with tear gas last Friday, hungry teachers became real winners, as they had free lunch  to...

SERETSE WINS ROUND ONE IN CORRUPTION CASE

Former Minister of Defence, Justice and Security, Ramadeluka Ndelu Seretse won first round against the state in his marathon corruption case at the Lobatse...

ALIEN PRESIDENT

Botswana National Front (BNF) President, Duma Boko has labeled  president Lt Gen Seretse Khama Ian Khama an alien who does not even speak the...

Family members confess to beating man to death

Three men who beat a man to death for a P5 000 debt have been arrested and charged with murder. Letlhogonolo Gabonnwe  and  his...

NO TO 3 PERCENT

As the showdown between the five public sector unions and the employer intensified on Wednesday with both parties going for broke, the unions...

BMD fails target of 57 constituencies for congress

Opposition Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) has failed to register all the 57 constituencies to attend the party’s inaugural congress scheduled for this weekend...

Business tycoon charged

The lawyer representing local businessman Seyed Abolffazl Jamali in his corruption case, Lerumo Mogobe has been advised to withdraw himself from representing the accused...

Modubule for BMD chairmanship

Member of Parliament for Lobatse, Nehemiah Modubule is expected to contest for the chairmanship of the Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) when the party...

Govt urged to develop the country evenly

Member of Parliament for Francistown South, Wynter Mmolotsi has called on the government to evenly distribute the developmental budget in the country. Mmolotsi stated that...

BHAGAT IS BOGUS

Justice Leburu dismisses his case with costs Prominent Gaborone Cardiologist Professor Kiran  Bhagat suffered a huge blow on Wednesday when the Lobatse High Court...

SEREMA READY TO QUIT

Botswana Democratic Party Executive Secretary, Dr Comma Serema has indicated that he is ready to leave Tsholetsa House. He revealed that when his contract...

Funding of DIS was a mistake-Masisi

Government has admitted to have made a mistake by authorizing the transfer of P16 million that was used to establish the Directorate of Intelligence...

FINALLY

Opposition talks set to start The much awaited opposition cooperation talks are expected to finally get under way with the signing of the memorandum...

SUSPECTS GIVE CONFLICTING EVIDENCE IN KALAFATIS CASE

Questionable evidence in the on-going Kalafatis murder case suggested that marksmanship and mathematics were problem areas for at least two of the suspects....