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  • Tension brews within BDP in Bobonong

    Aspirant contenders have started raising issues of unfair advantage, a case in point being a complaint from Bobonong constituency. Recently, Bobonong regional (BOMASE) committee leadership dismissed a complaint from Florah Basimane who had alleged...

  • BPF MPs against formation of new party

    The concerned members believe that there is still room for factionalism, which is wreaking havoc in the party, to be handled better. Serowe North Member of Parliament, Baratiwa Mathoothe said on Wednesday that their differences can be addressed.“We...

  • Bulela Ditswe delay causes worries

    Last year, the party leadership announced that by March 2023, Bulela Ditswe machinery will be in full motion. However, the party central committee seems to be mum on the issue.The concerned members believe that historically their party does not take...

  • Dow’s MP seat still safe after BDP exit

    Dow resigned from the BDP on Tuesday, the party that had nominated her in as a Special Elected Member of Parliament (SEMP).Had she crossed to join another party in Parliament, she would have been forced by the recently introduced floor crossing law...

  • Dow to appear before BDP disciplinary committee

    Dow is said to have failed to abide by party rules and regulations and rather she is continuing to tarnish the party’s image on social media. Dow has, however, not been suspended from the party.This came after she was given 14 days to have...

  • Modukanele concerned about council's service delivery

    Addressing the councils' technical teams at their retreat that was attended by different heads of departments at Selebi-Phikwe recently that ended on Friday, Modukanele stressed: “You need to identify and address existing and emerging...

  • AP cautioned against factionalism

    Some members of AP who are not in agreement with the party leadership's decision to dump cooperation talks with the Botswana Congress Party (BCP) and the Botswana Labour Party (BLP) have defied the party.This has caused tensions in the party and...

  • BCP courts AP faction

    Some members of the AP have clearly made it public that they will not be part of the party's decision to affiliate with the UDC after the AP dumped BCP when they were in the process of finalising cooperation talks for the 2024 General...

  • Obey court orders- Shamukuni

    Gaoberekwe died on December 21, 2021 and his body is still lying at Joyce’s Funeral Parlour awaiting the resolution of the dispute regarding his burial site.His children’s attempts to bury him in the Central Kalahari Game Reserve (CKGR) as per...

  • Crunch time: Saleshando, Gaolathe meet

    The BCP is reportedly taking a position that it is not putting anything on the table as the conveners Lebang Mpotokwane and Emang Maphanyane try to get the BCP president Dumelang Saleshando and Ndaba Gaolathe to talk this Friday.Now the lime machine...

  • Council services at Goodhope improve—Motsaathebe

    In an interview with The Monitor, he said this has helped to allow them to make decisions here at Goodhope without having to travel to Kanye where all their decisions were ratified by the Southern District Council (SDC).Goodhope used to be under SDC...

  • Mathoothe vows BPF to retain Serowe West

    He said the party has started to address constituents about the matter. Speaking with The Monitor on Sunday, Mathoothe said his party is explaining to constituents what happened so that they understand the issue and how the ruling party, the Botswana...

  • AP talks pullot 'divides' party

    AP has been in talks with the two parties for possible cooperation for the impending 2024 General Election.Of recent, some leaders, including the former Member of Parliament (MP) for Mogoditshane Sedirwa Kgoroba and publicity secretary Mmaotho...

  • Mohwasa divides BNF

    Already the BNF, a leading member of the opposition Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC), is reportedly divided to the core due the Mohwasa matter. Following that, two camps have emerged with one side challenging Boko’s decision to appoint longtime...

  • Palapye residents cry over undeveloped plots

    Speaking to The Monitor on Friday, Motsokono said this is because the area is bushy as a result of some undeveloped plots.According to Motsokono, thieves are taking advantage of the bush to attack residents in their homes or when they are coming from...

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