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Mon 27 May 2019, 12:44 pm
The Permanent Secretary (PS) in the Ministry of Basic Education (MoBE), Bridget John has just completed a familiarisation tour to the great North West Region.
Mon 06 May 2019, 12:21 pm
In as much as all components of every system are equally important, some components are strategically formulated to strategically oversee a continuous improvement in busi...
Mon 29 Apr 2019, 13:50 pm
Francistown, a city turning out to be the centre of Botswana sport, was lit as Botswana Integrated Sports Association (BISA) athletics finals were in full swing a few day...
Mon 15 Apr 2019, 13:49 pm
It is with great pleasure that a person like Mrs Kgari should be remembered, respected, honoured and her wonderful life that she so dearly lived celebrated. What a gentle...
Mon 08 Apr 2019, 12:26 pm
I started working in this field as an H.R Graduate Trainee in 1998. It was in a parastatal. You can estimate the staff count. I remember being shown how to update leave r...
Mon 01 Apr 2019, 14:28 pm
I am highly tempted to submit this appreciation regarding our dream for moving Botswana from a middle-income to a high-income economy. As a matter of fact, it has been ob...
Mon 25 Mar 2019, 13:12 pm
'What got us where we are now, won’t take us where we want to go' so says D. E. Nielson. Staying in one place, doing the same things in the same manner is a good recipe...
Mon 11 Mar 2019, 12:07 pm
I want to dedicate this opinion to narrating the need for Teacher Education Continuous Professional Development (TECPD). This submission is largely influenced by the fact...
Mon 04 Mar 2019, 13:38 pm
Organisations and companies should provide customer feedback box or mechanism. Customer feedback can really make an organisation grow. How?
Mon 25 Feb 2019, 13:30 pm
Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) has dominated Botswana politics for over five decades. With the next general elections billed for October 2019, it seems the trend will co...
Mon 18 Feb 2019, 12:07 pm
As we aspire to become a more diversified knowledge based economy, Botswana has to provide several learning platforms through which individual citizens can continuously d...
Mon 11 Feb 2019, 13:53 pm
Do not call customer names like nkgonne, mmangwane, nkoko, malome and all that. Always call a client by his/her name that is why it is important to know the name of the c...
Mon 28 Jan 2019, 15:11 pm
Lentswe la Batswapong Association (LLB), a non-governmental and apolitical organisation has been inundated with complaints from most Batswapong who disagree with what Pri...
Mon 21 Jan 2019, 13:03 pm
Botswana Civil Society Solidarity Coalition for Zimbabwe (BOCISCOZ), a twenty-six (26) member civil society organisation grouping in Botswana, acting in solidarity with t...
Mon 21 Jan 2019, 13:00 pm
Welcome in year 2019. We all know that customer service in our country is a far cry from being at par with international standards. Actually, tourists and people who visi...
Mon 14 Jan 2019, 12:47 pm
Is the new administration intent on taking Botswana to higher levels of success only by means of pushing the old administration down? Are we teaching younger people that ...
Mon 17 Dec 2018, 15:42 pm
Last week I answered the question "Is it wrong to be a mega rich pastor?" I hope the answer encouraged and clarified the matter for the people who posed the question. I w...
Mon 17 Dec 2018, 12:14 pm
As the year (2018) draws to a close and we are about to usher in a brand new year, we wish to take this opportunity to extend our warmest greetings and to thank everyone...
Mon 10 Dec 2018, 14:06 pm
Last week, this new column was introduced as a place we could explore God’s word together to find answers to life’s questions. I shared some sample questions you can ...
Mon 10 Dec 2018, 13:06 pm
If perhaps one had thought that 2018 was very eventful, then adjustment of our thoughts in preparation for 2019 is a necessity. Don’t get me wrong, 2018 was full of suc...
Mon 03 Dec 2018, 14:30 pm
Growing up there is always that kid. You know the one that asks a million questions and the teacher is always getting annoyed? That was me! I wasn’t trying to get on he...
Mon 03 Dec 2018, 14:30 pm
As a country, Botswana has always maintained high overall rankings in Africa on most development indices.
Mon 26 Nov 2018, 14:10 pm
The Botswana Federation of Trade Unions (BFTU) has learnt with excitement the decision by the Botswana government to, from November 24, 2018, commence the issuance of vi...
Mon 19 Nov 2018, 13:13 pm
The transformational agenda with reference to education as elaborated during the State of the Nation Address (SONA 2018) relayed a vivid trajectory path towards a Knowled...
Mon 19 Nov 2018, 13:10 pm
Since 2016 up-to-date, there are a total of four gentlemen whom I knew very well who have committed suicide.
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