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Friday 18 August 2017, 15:36 pm.
Wed 16 Aug 2017, 16:21 pm
We speak today for the dignity of man and the destiny of our democracy. We at Botswana Congress Party Youth League (BCPYL) urge all young people, from every section of th...
Fri 11 Aug 2017, 15:20 pm
The legal profession – a leading voice in the defence of the rule of law
Fri 11 Aug 2017, 15:14 pm
On 28 September 2016, I was staying at my daughter’s house in East road, Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa. Our driver came around 7am in the morning, and I was getting...
Thu 10 Aug 2017, 16:29 pm
After our very own Isaac Makwala was disqualified from running the 400Meters race at the ongoing IAAF in London, we asked out Facebook followers who reached with anger at...
Wed 09 Aug 2017, 16:56 pm
People discuss three options, but there are at least five. With the three widely discussed options, I see no more than partial solutions. The fourth is, in my view, not a...
Fri 04 Aug 2017, 13:43 pm
The Botswana National Front (BNF) welcomes the Parliament adoption of the motion to provide free sanitary pads to schools in Botswana.
Fri 04 Aug 2017, 13:43 pm
Each month qualifying tertiary student receives an allowance of P1,420 from Botswana government. Even though it is used to cover diversified costs, some students’ intent ...
Fri 28 Jul 2017, 15:18 pm
The Dalai Lama will visit Botswana next month and meet with President Ian Khama, in a trip that has irked China. The Tibetan spiritual leader, who lives in exile in India...
Fri 28 Jul 2017, 15:17 pm
There is no doubt that Africa is at the dawn of an economic boom. The fundamental question is – can African states rise to become major forces in the global economy?
Wed 26 Jul 2017, 12:15 pm
It appears there has been little or no research on the role of the traditional cattle post in Botswana and neither on its relationship with migrant labor to the South Afr...
Wed 26 Jul 2017, 12:14 pm
Director of Proceedings, it is a single honour to address you on the importance of the rule of law in fostering better health outcomes. I am humbled by your invitation to...
Fri 21 Jul 2017, 15:21 pm
The Dalai Lama is expected to visit Botswana in August and meet with President Seretse Khama Ian Khama, a move that is likely to anger China.
Fri 21 Jul 2017, 15:17 pm
The Botswana National Front (BNF)president, Cde Gideon Duma Boko, his Central Committee and the general membership, brings great revolutionary and fraternal greetings to ...
Fri 14 Jul 2017, 16:10 pm
It is my singular honour and great privilege to grace the South African Communist Party’s Congress (SACP).
Wed 12 Jul 2017, 16:17 pm
BRUSSELS – Central banks have a problem: growth in much of the world is accelerating, but inflation has failed to take off. Of course, for most people, growth without inf...
Fri 07 Jul 2017, 17:16 pm
As the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) delegates congregate in Tonota for the 37th elective congress, President Ian Khama will be the cynosure of all eyes as he ac...
Fri 07 Jul 2017, 16:11 pm
Former president, Sir Ketumile Masire worked with Ian Khama for many years, the latter as deputy commander of the armed forces from Masire’s time as Vice President (1965-...
Fri 07 Jul 2017, 15:36 pm
The Botswana Council of Non-Governmental Organisations (BOCONGO) notes with concern the findings of the Auditor General Report for the year ended March 2016, which point ...
Fri 30 Jun 2017, 17:36 pm
“Thank you Mr President!” These are my words exactly as I was being capped by the President on my graduation day at Botswana national stadium.
Thu 29 Jun 2017, 16:17 pm
As we mark the Day of the African Child, SOS Children’s Villages urges decision-makers to guarantee a Zero-tolerance approach towards child rights violations. SOS Childre...
Thu 29 Jun 2017, 16:11 pm
Given our country’s relative success over the past five decades in combining adherence to democracy and the rule of law with economic growth accompanied by notable advanc...
Wed 28 Jun 2017, 16:58 pm
The female baby is made with a fixed number of eggs. At 20 weeks of pregnancy these eggs number 5-7million. Immediately after formation, these eggs undergo rapid degenera...
Fri 23 Jun 2017, 14:53 pm
Spontaneous loss of pregnancy on two or more times, happening one after the other, before 24 weeks of pregnancy defines the medical condition known as recurrent miscarria...
Fri 16 Jun 2017, 17:51 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...
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