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In his maiden address to Parliament, youthful Gaborone Central Member of Parliament, Phenyo Butale launched a scathing attack on President Khama for his ‘dictatorial tend...
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Tue 25 Nov 2014, 14:26 pm
In his maiden address to Parliament, youthful Gaborone Central Member of Parliament, Phenyo Butale launched a scathing attack on President Khama for his ‘dictatorial tend...
Tue 25 Nov 2014, 14:19 pm
The Attorney General (AG) intends arguing that there was legal basis for awarding benefits to former vice president Mompati Merafhe derived from the executive power veste...
Tue 25 Nov 2014, 14:14 pm
SELEBI-PHIKWE: Botswana Congress Party (BCP) has said that it may have performed badly in the last general elections, but it is not desperate to rush into any cooperation...
Tue 25 Nov 2014, 14:06 pm
Former Member of Parliament for Kgalagadi, Lesedi Mothibamele, says that it is time for the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) to review the automatic succession presidentia...
Business
Tue 25 Nov 2014, 11:50 am
The long awaited Botswana Telecommunications Corporation Limited (BTCL) Initial Public Offer (IPO) issue date might be postponed again.
Tue 25 Nov 2014, 11:34 am
Local textile and clothing manufacturers are expecting a change of fortunes in the forthcoming financial year since the country’s economy is showing signs of recovery fro...
Tue 25 Nov 2014, 11:19 am
Botswana Innovation Hub (BIH) has launched the Cyber City Kgotla, which is anticipated to facilitate the development and growth of innovative technology ideas among young...
Fri 21 Nov 2014, 14:28 pm
Local asset management firm, Capital Management Botswana (CMB) has clinched a lucrative tender to manage Botswana Public Officers Pension Fund (BPOPF) P500m private equit...
Sport
Tue 25 Nov 2014, 14:42 pm
Botswana Football Association (BFA) president, Tebogo Sebego has said Peter Butler’s job is safe despite a run of seven competitive matches without a win. Sebego told Mme...
Tue 25 Nov 2014, 10:52 am
PALAPYE: Former Motlakase Power Dynamos star, Gasegope ‘Magasmane’ Makgathi says lack of experienced players at the team has led to poor performance.
Tue 25 Nov 2014, 10:32 am
Botswana cricket team captain and wicket keeper, Karabo Motlhanka has accepted the super over decision, which saw his side eliminated by Pakistan in the mini World Cup se...
Tue 25 Nov 2014, 10:32 am
Tim Morton, Botswana’s male representative at the bowls World Champion of Champions kicked off his campaign with two victories over opponents from Sri Lanka and Namibia o...
Lifestyle
Tue 25 Nov 2014, 11:20 am
Newly-formed ensemble, Contrabandits, vowed to raise standards for bands by instilling professionalism.
Tue 25 Nov 2014, 11:06 am
Rapper Gifa, real name Dimpho Motlhabi, has joined the fight against cancer. In his single My Sixth Life he implores people to take the disease serious and test early fo...
Tue 25 Nov 2014, 10:57 am
After 28 years of dominating the disco music genre in Southern Africa, Splash singer and producer Dan Tshanda still remains at the top of his game.
Fri 21 Nov 2014, 13:39 pm
Well-travelled artist, Rosy Sbrana-Dichi says she is tired of seeing outmoded paintings of the Big Five and wants to see local artists ooze more of their own creative jui...
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Opinion & Analysis
Tue 25 Nov 2014, 12:24 pm
It made perfect sense at dawn of independence due to scarcity of election candidates qualifying for cabinet that unelected candidates could be ‘specially elected.
Fri 21 Nov 2014, 14:29 pm
President Ian Khama’s administration has slapped South Africa’s Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) top leadership with a visa requirement. Staff Writer, THALEFANG CHARLES ar...
Fri 21 Nov 2014, 14:12 pm
The decision by the government to ‘bar’ senior EFF leaders from entering Botswana is an act of cowardice. Mmegi Staffer NTIBINYANE NTIBINYANE argues that by barring EFF ...
Fri 21 Nov 2014, 13:54 pm
Were it not for fervent prayers amongst God-fearing citizens, this paper demonstrates that a crisis of unimaginable proportions was imminent and had long been constructed...
Features
Tue 25 Nov 2014, 12:30 pm
FRANCISTOWN: The battle for the City of Francistown’s mayoral seat has started in earnest and threatens to divide the dominant ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP), if ...
Tue 25 Nov 2014, 12:15 pm
Centre for Coordination of Agricultural Research and Development for Southern Africa (CCARDESA), on Wednesday launched its Grants Facility.
Fri 21 Nov 2014, 12:40 pm
Barring an appeal by the Ministry of Labour and Home Affairs within the statutory six weeks, the gay, lesbian and bisexual community will happily file the 10-year legal b...
Fri 21 Nov 2014, 12:33 pm
Many homosexuals and those who support their sexual rights lobby in Botswana and outside the country are elated. Recently, the Gaborone High Court ruled that it is uncons...
World
Wed 29 Oct 2014, 17:39 pm
Zambian Vice-President Guy Scott has been named acting leader following the death of President Michael Sata.
Mon 13 Oct 2014, 23:00 pm
The Ebola epidemic threatens the "very survival" of societies and could lead to failed states, the World Health Organization (WHO) has warned.
Thu 25 Sep 2014, 09:00 am
The Ebola outbreak threatens to become a political crisis that could unravel years of effort to stabilise West Africa, a think tank has warned.
Wed 17 Sep 2014, 10:23 am
South African President Jacob Zuma announced Tuesday that 67 South Africans died in a building collapse in Nigeria's financial capital Lagos.
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