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Back to basics: HIV campaigns have been running since the 1980s, helped along by those brave enough to publicly declare their status
Celebrating the long-term HIV survivors

Recently, Botswana joined other countries across the globe in celebrating long-term HIV Survivors Awareness Day, a day for honouring their resilience over the years. The day was also meant to remember HIV champions lost along the way. NNASARETHA KGAMANYANE reports

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Khama’s return imminent

SEROWE: Over the past weekend, during Sir Seretse Khama commemoration marathon, some royal uncles and Balwela-Kgosi camped outside the Khama homestead in Palamaukuwe Serowe.

Confusion: The UDC affiliates attended the conference as separate entities despite belonging to one entity being the UDC, Morwaeng said

UDC, BCP place other parties at disadvantage – Morwaeng

With the Botswana Congress Party (BCP) and Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) now separate entities, Minister for State President Kabo Morwaeng says the arrangement of the opposition parties in the All Party Conference places other parties that are not members of any coalition at a disadvantage.

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Chaos in Palapye as Ramogapi blasts

The Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) fights over ward allocations in Palapye constituency have escalated to their highest ebb and threaten to disrupt the party’s campaigns, Palapye legislator, Onneetse Ramogapi told Mmegi this week.

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Patient commits suicide at Sbrana

A patient admitted at the Sbrana Psychiatric Hospital tragically died over the weekend after he allegedly committed suicide.

Member of Parliament (MP) for Nata/ Gweta Polson Majaga’s lawyer Mishingo Jeremia has revealed that it remains unclear why the legislator has been arrested.

Majaga’s charges unclear- Lawyer

Member of Parliament (MP) for Nata/ Gweta Polson Majaga’s lawyer Mishingo Jeremia has revealed that it remains unclear why the legislator has been arrested.

In the news: Access Bank Botswana's principal shareholder has reduced its equity PIC ACCESS BANK FACEBOOK

Access in P115m share sale

Access Bank PLC, the majority shareholder in local bank, Access Bank Botswana, sold about 59.1 million of its holdings over two on-market transactions recently.

Dineo Saleshando. PIC KENNEDY RAMOKONE

Married to Politics: Dineo Saleshando

In the first installment of Married to Politics The Monitor travelled to the posh Phakalane enclave, where staffer Sharon Mathala sat down with Botswana Congress Party (BCP) First Lady Dineo Saleshando.

Editor's Comment
CoA brings sanity to DIS/DCEC long-standing feud

This decision follows the raiding of the office of the former Director General of the DCEC, Tymon Katlholo early 2022 and his staff officer by the DIS operatives who reportedly took files that they had targeted.After all back and forth arguments, the CoA has set the record straight giving an invaluable lesson to the DIS that it was no super security organ and it does not have any powers to cogently supervise other security organs including the...

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