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Friday 21 April 2017, 18:41 pm.
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...
Fri 07 Apr 2017, 12:42 pm
MISA Botswana and MIMS Consulting held a successful workshop on the 27/28th of March 2017 titled; “Consultative Workshop on Partner Collaboration between Media Training I...
Fri 07 Apr 2017, 11:22 am
Your article, entitled “Former BNFYL yet to hand over office”, which appeared in yesterday’s issue (dated April 6, 2017) hereby refers.
Tue 04 Apr 2017, 15:52 pm
The objective of this Paper is to communicate the views and position of the Botswana National Beef Producers’ Union (BNBPU), as a representative body of primary cattle pr...
Tue 04 Apr 2017, 15:49 pm
The Botswana Defence Force (BDF) wishes to disassociate and distance itself from a letter which appeared in The Monitor newspaper on Monday 27, March 2017 and other print...
Fri 31 Mar 2017, 16:24 pm
A statement by Leader of Opposition Duma Boko in the National Assembly during a debate on the Court of Appeal Ammendment Bill 2017
Fri 31 Mar 2017, 16:22 pm
Botswana Defence Force (BDF) wishes to bring to your attention an article which appeared in the Mmegi dated Friday 24 March 2017 headlined “BDF must not be entangled into...
Fri 31 Mar 2017, 16:21 pm
The Botswana Federation of Public, Private and Parastatal Sector Unions (BOFEPUSU) late yesterday learnt with great shock and disappointment about Government’s move to a...
Fri 31 Mar 2017, 16:20 pm
The Chairman of the Law Society in his address at the Ceremony of the Opening of the Legal Year encouraged all parties to the dispute relating to the four (4) suspended J...
Fri 31 Mar 2017, 16:19 pm
Tlokweng constituents are failing to understand why his Excellency, the State President, Lieutenant General Ian Khama continues to refuse to issue the writ for the by-ele...
Wed 29 Mar 2017, 14:54 pm
The BNF Labour Committee saw it imperative to reflect and put into perspective key labour issues that unfolded under our democracy and give impetus on their implications ...
Fri 24 Mar 2017, 16:00 pm
I was not one of those children with a strong commandeering personality as a child: the those who seized what they wanted or could say ‘no’ to someone without a flicker o...
Fri 24 Mar 2017, 15:58 pm
One of the cardinal principles of the Westminster system of government, which Lesotho follows, is the principle that the Prime Minister must maintain the confidence of th...
Wed 22 Mar 2017, 15:05 pm
Mmegi’s editorial of March 16, 2017 under the headline, “Clarity needed on Community Development Fund” made some interesting observations, which can be both taken as feed...
Tue 21 Mar 2017, 15:05 pm
Have you ever looked at a beautiful plant in awe and admired how it flourished? Have you ever spotted a plant and wondered how you had never seen it in the past years, or...
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