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Mpho Mokwape
  • Agric ministry backtracks on cutting vets' allowance

    The ministry through the Department of Veterinary Services had reportedly on August 31 decided to stop the allowance against its 21 veterinary doctors with immediate effect.The aggrieved doctors took their matter to court urgently accusing the...

  • I was not on DIS radar—Anthony

    Khama, who is seeking the Court of Appeal (CoA) declaratory orders against a search warrant that was used at his Kenmoir Farm in October 2021, accused the spy unit of holding his property illegally.He is adamant that the property that was seized at...

  • Manual Workers Union interdicts BotswanaPost

    The union, the National Amalgamated Local and Central Government & Parastatal Workers Union took BotswanaPost to court seeking to stop them from implementing terms and conditions of the workers that fall under their membership without being involved...

  • Court dismisses assaulted Magistrate's lawsuit

    Principal Magistrate, Kefilwe Resheng was assaulted and verbally attacked by an inmate at Molepolole Magistrate’s Court after accusing the pair of ‘negligence’ following the alleged attack.She dragged the pair to court last week Tuesday...

  • Gov’t, Balete land war heats up again

    The pair is having yet another round at the courts as the State wants the highest court to decide once and for all to whom the contested farmland belongs. In May last year, Kgosi Mosadi Seboko led Balete to victory when the High Court declared the...

  • CJ, CR deny jeopardising assaulted Magistrate’s health, life

    The judicial heads say the dangers and risks that come with the job of Magistrates are taken seriously hence, the provision of an orderly police escort at work and residence. Responding to Kefilwe Resheng’s lawsuit, a Principal Magistrate, who was...

  • Assaulted Magistrate drags Rannowane, Chief Registrar to court

    Magistrate Kefilwe Resheng, who is resisting a transfer to Mahalapye Magistrate Court on the condition that she suffered an extreme mental breakdown, has asserted her accusations following an alleged attack on her.She said she is fearful after one of...

  • DIS intel exploitation through Museveni reckless—Dow

    Dow, who is in the fight to unmask the identity behind the pseudo-Facebook account, France Museveni, is adamant that the Director of Research and Analysis at the Office of the President Botho Seboko allegedly handles the infamous pseudo-account.She...

  • Displease Masisi, Magosi bear Museveni’s wrath

    She says Museveni is a cyber troll who is state-executed and endorsed specifically to attack and seek to destroy those perceived to be supporting efforts that displease the two. “I specifically assert that the applicant is a member of state...

  • Evidence: Powerful tool

    Therefore, evidence gives credibility to the accusations brought before any court of law meaning that during trial evidence gathered is brought to either prove or discredit the alleged offence whether by the accused or prosecution.In perspective,...

  • Convicted rapist blames judge for ignorance

    The convict, Gaoditlhong Keabetswe who came before the Court of Appeal seeking to be given a chance to file his appeal out of time, said he missed the deadline for appeal filing because he was never told that he could appeal directly to the Court of...

  • DIS detains judicial workers

    It is alleged that amongst those who were detained by the DIS were Chief Registrar of High Court, Chief Justice (CJ) Terence Rannowane's secretaries, and some employees from Office of the President in relation to leaking confidential...

  • Judicial tug of war rages

    It has been a downhill battle since judge Ketlogetswe accused the CJ of judicial interference in a case involving Member of Parliament for Lobatse Dr Thapelo Matsheka and subsequently reported him to President Mokgweetsi Masisi.Now, in an exchange of...

  • CJ admits 'Butterfly' case was the worst

    Admitting that the accused was brought to court on "fabricated evidence", he explained that the matter caused untold reputational damage to the criminal justice system.“We are all aware of the Maswabi case, where the accused was brought...

  • Seretse at war with State, bank

    Seretse, together with his companies, had won a long battle against the Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP) to retain his forfeited assets.The legal tussle was the State’s final attempt to recover some of the monies in the alleged missing P230...

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