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Goitsemodimo Kaelo
  • BLLAHWU Presses Govt On Uniform Allowance

    In a recent letter written by the union’s secretary-general, Ketlhalefile Motshegwa addressed to the permanent secretary at the Ministry of Health and Wellness, the union raised concern with the ministry for lack of provision of uniform to health...

  • BEC blames poor results on unqualified teachers

    Botswana has continually recorded poor performances year in and out in the final national examinations. These include the Primary School Leaving Examinations (PSLE), Junior Certificate Examination (JCE) and Botswana General Certificate of Secondary...

  • Monwametsi to represent Botswana at Miss Culture International

    Monwametsi (29) was recently selected by international directors to represent Botswana at the beauty pageant to be held in South Africa. The former Face of Beauty Africana 2020 runner-up, who is also the director of Botswana Bikini Model, will be the...

  • Makhadzi show done at ‘zero budget’

    The festival has been the most talked about event in the country since it was announced two weeks ago following the lifting of the ban on music festivals. The event, scheduled for October 22 at Molapo Piazza, is organised by renowned promoter,...

  • Labour’s take on constitutional review

    Botswana Federation of Public, Private and Parastatal Sector Unions (BOFEPUSU) and Botswana Federation of Trade Unions (BFTU) want the Bill of Rights to include civil and political rights, as well as economic, social and cultural rights. In their...

  • Franco Late Performance Disappoints Fans

    Franco had just performed only three songs at 06:30am when the police arrived at the place and demanded that the show be stopped. This did not go down well with many people, especially Franco’s fans who expressed disappointment that after a long...

  • Couple Sues Ex-Partner For P1.7M

    Through their attorney, Mike Rasetshwane, the couple has set a claim against their former colleague Mwitumwa-Turvey that they are owed a combined P1,763,423 plus interest at 10% per annum calculated from the date of issuance of summons to date of...

  • Parties Warned Against Hijacking Constitutional Review

    Different speakers during the launch of the constitutional review position paper developed by the Botswana Federation of Public, Private and Parastatal Sector Unions (BOFEPUSU) and Botswana Federation of Trade Unions (BFTU) warned that the process of...

  • Court dismisses ‘Butterfly’ P30m suit

    She wanted the court to declare and order that the charge sheet against her as well as Hubona’s affidavit filed in court were false, unlawful, and contained defamatory statements. Maswabi also wanted the cited parties to issue a public apology, a...

  • BEC, teachers’ unions in coursework war

    BEC has been involved in an unending long feud with the Botswana Sector of Educators Trade Unions (BOSETU) and Botswana Teachers Union (BTU) over pay rates for teachers marking this year’s examinations. The two unions and BEC have failed to reach...

  • BDP’s uninterrupted 55 years

    In 1966, Botswana was one of the poorest countries in Africa. The country literally had nothing, with some nations doubting its move to want independence. But upon attaining independence, Botswana rapidly came off age.The country’s development...

  • Sefalana Offers Ray Of Hope

    Speaking after completing the grand draw finale for the group’s completion, which was held amidst fanfare on Friday at the group’s Block 3 Hyper Store in Gaborone, Sefalana marketing executive, Reggie Klinck said like any other retail and...

  • CMB Directors Not Off DPP's Hook

    Timothy Marsland and Rapula Okaile were jubilant in August following a High Court decision, which cleared them in the close to P500 million pension fund controversy.Marsland has been held in a South African prison awaiting extradition to Botswana...

  • Seretse’s hope lies with Court of Appeal

    This follows Justice Omphemetse Motumise’s recent judgment that Seretse and former director of the department of energy in the then Ministry of Minerals and Waters Resources, Kenneth Kerekang must forfeit their multi-million pula properties to the...

  • Bakang loses bid to regain assets, P82m

    Seretse, who has been battling money laundering, corruption and cheating the public charges after he was fingered as the mastermind in the National Petroleum Fund (NPF) financial scandal, had his assets held by the Office of the Receiver on behalf of...

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