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Fri 19 May 2017, 11:51 am
The Botswana National Front (BNF) would like to thank Batlokwa and the general Tlokweng residents who have shown their unending confidence in both the BNF and Umbrella fo...
Fri 19 May 2017, 11:50 am
Coming from the Botswana Congress Party (BCP) of UDC, a party that arguably had the most progressive political message going into 2014 elections (forget about the outcome...
Fri 12 May 2017, 12:05 pm
Recognising and extolling good character traits in others is an action we are naturally primed to do. We celebrate the Mother Teresas, the Desmond Tutus, and the Oprahs o...
Fri 12 May 2017, 12:00 pm
It is an honour and privilege to address you, on behalf of my colleagues – employees of the SADC Secretariat, on your visit to the Secretariat headquarters. My colleagues...
Fri 12 May 2017, 11:57 am
Records play an important role within the context of any organisation because they provide evidence of organisational activities. Proper records management serve as a pla...
Thu 11 May 2017, 14:40 pm
It is an honour and a privilege to participate at this momentous occasion. On behalf of the Botswana delegation, I would like to express my appreciation for allowing us t...
Tue 09 May 2017, 15:10 pm
I find it imperative to make an analysis on how BOFEPUSU AJA decision to withdrawn its membership at the Public Service Bargaining Council(PSBC) will affect the general o...
Fri 05 May 2017, 14:36 pm
As the world comemorates World Press Freedom Day, INK Centre for Investigative Journalism’s NTIBINYANE NTIBINYANE pauses to pay tribute to Sol Plaatje, one of the founder...
Fri 28 Apr 2017, 15:23 pm
“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter” – Martin Luther King.
Fri 28 Apr 2017, 14:58 pm
We applaud the Botswana men’s 4 x 400 relay team for the gallant sprint into world glory at the recent IAAF World Relays in the Bahamas and securing the silver medal. Thi...
Fri 28 Apr 2017, 14:53 pm
We refer to your headline article published in the Mmegi dated April 14, 2017 titled, “Maele in land drama” authored by your Innocent Selatlhwa.
Thu 27 Apr 2017, 15:09 pm
Your attention is drawn to the above captioned story contained in the Mmegi newspaper dated April 21, 2017 with the headline “Government shuns private sector - Mosienyane...
Thu 27 Apr 2017, 15:07 pm
LOMÉ/GABORONE: As African women leading influential and impact-driven organisations, the Ecobank Foundation and the African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA), we are passi...
Wed 26 Apr 2017, 15:06 pm
People with tuberculosis (TB) experience infringements of their human rights on a daily basis. In far too many cases, they lack access to effective testing and treatment,...
Fri 21 Apr 2017, 18:00 pm
As President Ian Khama sets in motion a journey to vacate office next year April 1, and hands over the baton of power to Vice President Mokgweetsi Masisi, Mmegi Staff Wri...
Fri 21 Apr 2017, 13:09 pm
Attention is brought to your April 14 frontpage headline, ‘Maele in land drama’, whose sole purpose is clearly to impute and insinuate corruption and underhand dealings b...
Wed 19 Apr 2017, 15:44 pm
Term one for Public Schools has come to an end (11 April2017).
Thu 13 Apr 2017, 14:13 pm
Global politics have drastically changed direction in the last six months and the world is heading towards a three-year turbulence, which will be harsh, and potentially c...
Thu 13 Apr 2017, 13:46 pm
Speaking recently during RB1 Maokaneng live broadcast radio show, Minister of Basic Education Dr. Unity Dow, indicated that Botswana Teaching Professional Council Bill wo...
Thu 13 Apr 2017, 13:12 pm
At Botswana Federation of Public Private Parastatals Sector Unions (BOFEPUSU) we value, respect and love members of Botswana Public Employees Union (BOPEU).
Wed 12 Apr 2017, 15:38 pm
Media reports have of late been awash with news regarding the interaction between the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) and the African National Congress (ANC), which also ...
Tue 11 Apr 2017, 16:35 pm
What we mine and how we generate power has become a global topic. But while it’s easy to lecture from the comfort of Europe or America, GEOFF HILL says the problem in Afr...
Fri 07 Apr 2017, 17:17 pm
Allow me with due respect to react and respond to the widely publicised statement in the local newspapers issued by Botswana Public Employees Union (BOPEU) employee Topi...
Fri 07 Apr 2017, 17:16 pm
Like everyone else, I have been thinking about what brings together the media and training institutions. That is, other than that training institutions produce the perso...
Fri 07 Apr 2017, 17:02 pm
The International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) expressed its hope recently that an arrangement reached between four Judges of the High Court and Botswana President Ian Kha...
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