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Fri 10 Aug 2018, 13:45 pm
Former president Ian Khama has definitely put on his full armour, as he seemingly takes on his targeted ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) operatives. After suffering...
Fri 03 Aug 2018, 14:26 pm
As the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) goes into its second stanza of primaries next week, Mmegi Staffers RYDER GABATHUSE & CHAKALISA DUBE sample the chances of po...
Fri 03 Aug 2018, 13:45 pm
This week, Mmegi carried out a snap survey in Ramfurwa, the neighbourhood situated to the immediate east of the proposed road and bridge linking Gaborone to Tlokweng from...
Fri 03 Aug 2018, 13:18 pm
The 2014-2016 period will be remembered as being the years when the region endured the harshest El Niño effects, which caused the worst drought in Botswana in 35 years. ...
Fri 03 Aug 2018, 13:16 pm
Famed for its outstanding crop production activities and good soils, the Barolong Farms area, located approximately 70 kilometres south of Gaborone, has long anchored the...
Fri 27 Jul 2018, 13:10 pm
While the fight over the US$271 million deal between BCL and Norilsk Nickel rages on in London and Gaborone courts, an upcoming judgement in a lesser known case in South ...
Fri 27 Jul 2018, 13:08 pm
Last month when Maun East MP Kostantinos Markus tabled a motion requesting government to consider lifting the ban on the hunting and shooting of elephants in the areas th...
Fri 20 Jul 2018, 14:40 pm
The 20-year-old sojourn of some 900 fugitives from the Caprivian conflict could end today, as the Lobatse High Court hands down judgement in a matter in which the refugee...
Fri 20 Jul 2018, 14:38 pm
Two years ago, a group of the Namibians at Dukwi Refugee Camp opened up to Mmegi Staff Writer, MBONGENI MGUNI about how they escaped from heated conflict in the Caprivi S...
Fri 13 Jul 2018, 14:26 pm
Phew! Dumela Phuti. I think this one needs a glass of your finest beverage, sipped neat. We have just clocked 100 days in the administration of President Mokgweetsi Masis...
Fri 13 Jul 2018, 14:24 pm
Some of the most difficult stories to do as journalists are covering tragedies that involve human loss. The most challenging part is approaching the families of the dece...
Fri 06 Jul 2018, 13:26 pm
Local independent bakers are feeling the heat in the kitchen, as mega-supermarket chains, many of them from South Africa, have crowded them out of business with their in-...
Fri 29 Jun 2018, 15:31 pm
As Botswana legislators prepare to consult on the lifting of the controversial hunting ban, a decision that was taken without any consultation by the previous administrat...
Fri 29 Jun 2018, 15:29 pm
At least 230,000 elephants are crammed in the country's wild, many of them fugitives from neighbouring countries lured across by a four-year-old hunting ban that has made...
Fri 29 Jun 2018, 14:32 pm
The only effective way to save the rhino is a legal and regulated sale in horn. Until that happens, governments will continue to flounder in their attempts to roll back t...
Fri 22 Jun 2018, 13:30 pm
It does not rain but pours at the Francistown City Council's (FCC) beleaguered supplies department as more skeletons continue to tumble out of the public institution’s ...
Fri 22 Jun 2018, 13:04 pm
When I parted with Beata on the 10th of last month as we alighted the Air Botswana flight BP 222 in the evening, after a two-hour delay in Johannesburg due to a technical...
Fri 22 Jun 2018, 13:01 pm
Twenty years after they fled from a bloody conflict, crossing crocodile-infested waters to the safety of Botswana, more than 800 Caprivians at Dukwi Refugee Camp are figh...
Fri 22 Jun 2018, 13:00 pm
I have never struggled so much to pen a piece like I did with sharing my thoughts about the woman I loved so much, Botlhoko Beata Kasale-Kabango. Her sudden passing from ...
Fri 22 Jun 2018, 12:55 pm
I disembarked the train at the Francistown station and hardly had I stepped on the dirt, and I was trudging along the Blue Jacket Street whereupon I chanced upon the stre...
Fri 15 Jun 2018, 13:09 pm
In politics, there are people who make things happen directly and those who call the shots behind the scenes. Mmegi Staff Writer, RYDER GABATHUSE looks at movers and shak...
Fri 15 Jun 2018, 12:54 pm
New Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation minister, Vincent Seretse, plans to turn the country's diplomats around the world into ambassadors of economic growth. T...
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