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  • LSB to charge Mokgethi

    Mokgethi, who is a lawyer by profession, will be defending herself against LSB disciplinary committee on a misconduct charge. LSB executive secretary, Tebogo Moipolai Tuesday this week said: “We have forwarded the judgment from the Court of Appeal...

  • Peloetletse is top civil servant

    For the first time in the history of Botswana, women have been given top positions such as the likes of Minister of Finance and Economic Development Peggy Serame.He has done it again with the appointment of the Permanent Secretary to the President...

  • BONU President Decries Prenatal Drug Shortages

    He told The Monitor on Friday they are most worried about the lack of ferrous sulphate drugs, which are mostly given out to pregnant women.“There is a serious shortage of drugs in our clinics and we keep on asking our clients to check some drugs at...

  • Botswana Could Win Against COVID-19 – Wang

    In an interview with The Monitor, this week, Wang said he has hope that Botswana could control the virus in the same way China successfully stopped the spread within one and half months. Currently, the country has recorded 2,276 deaths and has 496...

  • BDP troubles mount

    Recently, the BDP has been under fire from some of its councillors who accused the party of corruption and are worried about the way things are run. The concerned councillors believe that the party cannot win the 2024 General Election if it continues...

  • BDP to beef up Sub-Committees

    Even though the BDP has different committees, three critical ones that are the backbone of the party include the strategic, communication and political education committees.The committees’ mandate has long expired alongside of the party central...

  • Ramotswa's Essential COVID-19 Supplies Run Short

    Already, some patients have to wait a little longer for their blood tests while others have been advised to seek services elsewhere.These revelations were made in a written memo by a laboratory technician dated August 25, 2021.“This communication...

  • Councillors Petition Tlokweng Development Plan Approval

    When debating on Friday, Lenganeng ward councillor, Collen Mochotlhi said of the revised plan as submitted by the council: “We were informed to change some things in the plan, which we did. Rather the ministry keeps on calling us to amend small...

  • Education ministry withdraws funds

    This comes after the Ministry of Basic Education withdrew some funds from schools allocations. According to the director at the Ministry of Basic Education, Acro Maseko, this is necessitated by the fact that funds are required to pay salaries of...

  • Party caucuses kill democracy

    Even during the saddest time when many people are losing their lives due to the COVID-19 pandemic, parliamentary debates still leave a lot to be desired. In fact, Parliament has turned into a one-party show where motions are adopted purely based on...

  • AP to rescue Mogalakwe

    Mogalakwe is supposed to pay Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) P392,117.68 petition legal costs which he is struggling to raise. On Tuesday this week, Mogalakwe suffered a double whammy when he failed to block auctioning of his property following a...

  • Mokgethi to face BDP’s wrath

    As the 12th Parliament winter session comes to an end on Tuesday, the party has promised that it will have taken a decision before the curtain falls on the session as to whether to suspend her or not.This comes after the Court of Appeal ruled that...

  • Mogalakwe's bid ends in a double whammy

    As his property goes under the hammer in Mahalapye village, Mogalakwe suffers yet another blow after Justice Omphemetse Motumise threw out with costs his bid to have a writ of execution of his property ceased.Delivering the judgement Motumise said:...

  • Vaccine Rollout Resumes Albeit Minor Hiccups

    While some sites had a specific number of people who must be vaccinated per day, the approach did not seem to go down well with others.The Monitor interviewed some people at the sites, who believe that the Ministry of Health and Wellness will build...

  • Mogalakwe Fights Imminent Auction Of Property

    This comes after the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP), through their attorneys, sent a deputy sheriff to attach Mogalakwe’s property.Mogalakwe’s plea is that he had filed a review application in which he wants P392,117.68 bill in the election...

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