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Monday 16 October 2017, 17:13 pm.
Mon 16 Oct 2017, 16:05 pm
E-waste (electronic waste) is a name given to electronical products nearing the end of their use life and gadgets that no longer serve any purpose to the original purchas...
Mon 16 Oct 2017, 16:02 pm
The recent edition of The Monitor sounded the alarm with a story headlined: “Rape Of Imbiciles [sic] Spirals Out Of Control- Police Boss”. The story reports on the rising...
Mon 09 Oct 2017, 16:49 pm
The Botswana National Front Youth League (BNFYL) wishes to rebut and respond to the irresponsible and reactionary statements which appeared on the Sunday Standard attribu...
Tue 03 Oct 2017, 14:15 pm
With all that we are reading in the papers regarding political developments in our country, one does wonder how all these affect us as ordinary Batswana.
Mon 25 Sep 2017, 16:16 pm
Babereki Investments Terminates Andrew Motsamai’s Contract Of Employment
Mon 18 Sep 2017, 15:49 pm
As BLLAHWU prepares to meet the Ministry of Local Government on labour issues, the Secretary General, Cde Ketlhalefile Motshegwa shares with the workers some of the co...
Mon 28 Aug 2017, 16:39 pm
Following a meeting of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) held in Francistown on August 12, 2017, which resolved that the ...
Mon 28 Aug 2017, 16:21 pm
I am told your theme is “Championing educators’ rights inthe midst of bargaining challenges in Botswana” I am happy that you find yourself in these circumstances, I am ha...
Mon 21 Aug 2017, 16:08 pm
The Botswana National Front (BNF) will be having a public lecture, veterans meeting, motorcade and a rally to commemorate the October 1962 African National Congress (ANC)...
Mon 14 Aug 2017, 16:02 pm
Trade unions are part of the civil society that aspire to see a better Botswana. Trade unions fight for the poor. Trade unions fight for the disadvantaged. Trade unions f...
Mon 07 Aug 2017, 16:34 pm
I’m happy to be in the midst of young people today. I’m privileged to be among a generation that holds the key to a new Botswana, a generation of hope, a generation that ...
Mon 31 Jul 2017, 16:19 pm
Greetings Comrade. It is my hope that this letter finds you in magnificent health. My assumption is that the dust has not yet settled since your resignation from BCP yout...
Mon 24 Jul 2017, 15:28 pm
I am so happy and at peace with what happened in Bobonong.This was predicted by most analysts and one day some how it had to happen. At least today no one at Botswana Mov...
Mon 24 Jul 2017, 15:19 pm
We need to accept as a nation that leadership in Botswana has reached a melting point. As a nation we need serious introspection to avert a total collapse of what has be...
Wed 19 Jul 2017, 13:50 pm
The Botswana National Front (BNF) was shocked by a vicious and unprovoked attack on the opposition by President Ian Khama at the recent Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) 37...
Wed 19 Jul 2017, 11:20 am
Beginning Of The End Of The Secret World War: An Open Letter To The Dalai Lama
Wed 19 Jul 2017, 11:15 am
The bloody BMD congress provides a serious political question not only to the BMD but also to all political parties in BW including BDP. It has serious implications for t...
Mon 10 Jul 2017, 15:16 pm
As I was confined in my lonely office and brooding in my own thoughts, the thought of hitches at the Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) annexed my mind and I found mys...
Tue 04 Jul 2017, 16:05 pm
Botswana export basket is growing by the day, thanks in particular to increased and more vigorous marketing by local companies, seeking markets out of Botswana. It is com...
Tue 04 Jul 2017, 16:02 pm
Cde Moore was a dedicated Marxist theoretician and activist, of immense passion and discipline. He always sought to bring class into every discussion..
Mon 26 Jun 2017, 15:30 pm
The Botswana National Front (BNF) joins the nation and the people of the world in mourning the passing on of the second and longest serving President of the Republic of B...
Mon 26 Jun 2017, 15:29 pm
We previously met the Vice President, Minister of Employment and Minister of Public Service about arbitrary amendments of labour laws without consultating Trade Unions/wo...
Mon 19 Jun 2017, 16:37 pm
The Public Service Act was just gazetted, which will replaces the Public Service Act of 2008. In our view, this new Act is not fully in line with International Labour Org...
Mon 19 Jun 2017, 16:33 pm
As Botswana is bracing for veld fires due to heavy fuel load throughout the country this year, Birdlife Botswana is reported to be ready with a community inclusive fire m...
Mon 12 Jun 2017, 15:26 pm
The conversations on Gender -Based Violence (GBV) have started in our sleepy nation. Men and women are speaking out. Boys and girls are coming out.
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