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Contrary to public perception, the President can be sued during his term in office, said attorney Tshiamo Rantao last night.
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The controversial Societies Amendment Bill, that saw tempers flaring in Parliament in the past week was passed yesterday. This was subsequent to amendments that lowered ...
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Thu 26 Mar 2015, 18:04 pm
Contrary to public perception, the President can be sued during his term in office, said attorney Tshiamo Rantao last night.
Thu 26 Mar 2015, 18:03 pm
The controversial Societies Amendment Bill, that saw tempers flaring in Parliament in the past week was passed yesterday. This was subsequent to amendments that lowered ...
Thu 26 Mar 2015, 17:54 pm
Justice Michael Mothobi is today scheduled to hear an urgent application in which a University of Botswana (UB) student is challenging the decision of the UB Council to b...
Thu 26 Mar 2015, 17:54 pm
The Botswana Land Boards, Local Authorities and Health Workers Union (BLLAHWU) has alleged that the movement of primary healthcare to the Ministry of Health has weakened ...
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Thu 26 Mar 2015, 18:34 pm
SELEBI-PHIKWE: The Selebi-Phikwe Economic Diversification Unit (SPEDU) is strategising around setting up land banks to attract as many investors as possible into the regi...
Thu 26 Mar 2015, 17:31 pm
Government should emulate Japan and continue to create a conducive environment for investors as a way of attracting foreign direct investment, which creates jobs and th...
Thu 26 Mar 2015, 17:31 pm
SELEBI-PHIKWE: BCL Managing Director, Daniel Mahupela has said that the success of the Polaris 11 strategy requires a leadership team with authenticity and a value system...
Thu 26 Mar 2015, 17:31 pm
The drop in the annual inflation rate coupled with reduced interest rates and low fuel prices should provide room for Batswana to invest in property, analysts have advise...
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Thu 26 Mar 2015, 16:58 pm
The Botswana National Sports Council (BNSC) winds-up its business with a crucial Ordinary General Meeting (OGM) in Gaborone this evening as the ground work is laid for a ...
Thu 26 Mar 2015, 16:55 pm
With Jwaneng Galaxy virtually assured of automatic promotion to the Premier League this weekend, focus now turns to the race for the play-off spot.
Thu 26 Mar 2015, 16:54 pm
Botswana has sent a 15-strong team to Swaziland to take part in the Southern African Judo Championships, which runs from Saturday to Monday. The team leaves today.
Thu 26 Mar 2015, 16:50 pm
More than 2,000 athletes are expected to take part in the inaugural Local Authorities Health Inter-Sport Association (LAHISA) in Lobatse over weekend.
Lifestyle
Thu 26 Mar 2015, 17:09 pm
With the cheaper ‘early bird’ tickets already sold out, it is evident the second annual Hamptons jazz festival, which takes place this Saturday at the Duma FM grounds, is...
Thu 26 Mar 2015, 17:05 pm
Songstress Amogelang ‘Amo’ Motlhaping has resurfaced into the music industry after three years of missing in action with a new RnB single. The 21 year old who was in the ...
Thu 26 Mar 2015, 17:05 pm
One of Botswana’s leading music promoters, Zen Promotions, will extend their annual country tour to other Southern African countries namely Zimbabwe, South Africa, Lesoth...
Thu 26 Mar 2015, 17:02 pm
Legendary South African singer and actor, Senyaka Kekana has passed on.
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Wed 25 Mar 2015, 10:54 am
In 1995 when the Botswana National Front (BNF) launched its Social Democratic Programme (SDP) , it created a lot of excitement, particularly that it came a year after the...
Tue 24 Mar 2015, 17:16 pm
National conflicts, civil unrest, war and terrorism continues to cause untold pain and suffering to mankind. Despite efforts to achieve peace and security the situation c...
Fri 20 Mar 2015, 16:07 pm
The question of the exact, even approximate, time of Jesus’ return has been the subject of obsessive speculation and research over more than two thousand years.
Fri 20 Mar 2015, 16:04 pm
The Botswana Federation of Trade Unions (BFTU) would like to raise a concern on the spate of company closures and retrenchments that are becoming characteristic of our ec...
Features
Wed 25 Mar 2015, 10:52 am
There is something particularly thought provoking about Presidential inauguration ceremonies in Namibia – perhaps this is because of its horrific modern history and perha...
Tue 24 Mar 2015, 12:11 pm
FRANCISTOWN: In the second city, it is common to see students kissing, smoking cigarettes and drinking alcohol in their school uniforms.
Fri 20 Mar 2015, 13:00 pm
Former Bank of Botswana deputy governor, Derek Hudson*, pays tribute to one of the most illustrious builders of Botswana’s economic and financial miracle, Christopher “Qu...
Fri 20 Mar 2015, 12:49 pm
Have you ever asked yourself what you could do with that money you buy a quart of beer or that dumpie of alcohol as many call it? Or that heap of a meal that you will no...
World
Tue 24 Mar 2015, 13:04 pm
Germanwings A320 aircraft flying from Barcelona to Düsseldorf goes down in southern French Alps, say French security sources
Mon 16 Mar 2015, 09:23 am
Surely any person going to work outside their country is an expatriate? But no, the word exclusively applies to white people. In the lexicon of human migration there are ...
Thu 05 Mar 2015, 18:24 pm
The government of Burkina Faso has ordered the exhumation of the remains of Thomas Sankara, the former president who was killed in a 1987 coup.
Tue 24 Feb 2015, 18:00 pm
Documents show South African and Ethiopian agencies in crisis, suspected Sudan, amid reported 2012 plot to kill AU chief, reports by Al Jazeera
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