BSB seals social benefits payment deal with govt
The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development has appointed B...
Sad day for Botswana music: Sasa Klaas dies at 27
Local female rapper Sasa Klaas (Sarona Motlhagodi) of Mmamongwato fame...
Judges panel to decide on BOPEU business
A three-men Court of Appeal (CoA) panel comprising Judge President Ian...
BPOPF guns for making Sefalana, Choppies local
Botswana Public Officers Pension Fund (BPOPF) supports in full efforts...
Our Roads Need Urgent Attention
Monday, March 01, 2021
It is common knowledge that the government is currently burdened with the coronavirus (COVID-19) devastations, which continue to dent many country's coffers.
Your life actually matters
Monday, February 22, 2021
Reports of young men and women falling gravely ill after consumption of alcoholic concoctions brewed in private homes are starting to trickle in.
Close Schools Temporarily
Monday, February 15, 2021
Since the beginning of the first term, different schools across the country have been recording alarming numbers of the coronavirus (COVID-19) infections, to a point that...
How Are They Expected To Feed Their Families?
Monday, February 08, 2021
A few weeks ago, Kgalagadi Breweries Limited (KBL) announced should the ban on alcohol sale not be lifted by end of January, they would have no choice but to suspend oper...
Protect Yourself, But Don't Stigmatise Others
Monday, February 01, 2021
The coronavirus (COVID-19) has been making its impact felt over the past few weeks.
Let's Intensify Fight Against COVID-19
Monday, January 25, 2021
Ever since the news broke that the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) had reached Botswana, the message from authorities was clear and consistent.
Speed Up Tshele Project
Monday, January 18, 2021
Despite the reported reduced quantities of fuel that Botswana imports from South Africa due to closure of three refineries, fuel supply continues throughout the country.
It’s Everyone’s Responsibility To Curb Spread Of COVID-19
Monday, January 11, 2021
Many people start a new year by making resolutions, which usually entail what that individual managed in the previous year, and what needs to be carried forward to the ne...
'Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas'
Monday, December 21, 2020
Christmas has always been a time for family reunions, even those who never visit home make an exception
Commit 365 Days To Activism
Monday, December 14, 2020
The 16 Days of Activism ended on December 10, 2020, with this year's theme 'Orange the World: Fund, Respond, Prevent, Collect' adopted throughout different organisations ...
Let’s Take Care Of Our Mental Health
Monday, December 07, 2020
Over the last months, there have been campaigns from different organisations and individuals to end domestic violence, more particularly geared towards the safety and pro...
DPP, We Are Losing Patience
Monday, November 30, 2020
Of late the nation has been treated to a movie-like series of events where accused persons in high profile cases had charges against them dropped.
Entertainment Industry Needs Revival
Monday, November 23, 2020
The outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), which resulted in many countries imposing lockdowns, has had adverse effects on the business community.
Rakgare, Stakeholders Should Do Better
Monday, November 16, 2020
The Botswana Senior National Women’s Football team The Mares put up a brilliant performance at the just ended COSAFA Women’s Championship in South Africa.
Familiarise Thyself With The Law
Monday, November 09, 2020
COVID-19 has affected us all and altered ways of doing things, including favourite gatherings such as weddings.
Enough! Stop The Killing!
Monday, November 02, 2020
We have written, talked and even mourned the level at which women continue to lose their lives at the hands of their most intimate partners.
Thoughts On Re-Opening Leisure Travel
Monday, October 26, 2020
It is well documented that the coronavirus (COVID-19) is hurting the country’s key revenue earners namely mining, SACU’s customs and excise duties and tourism...
Environment Care Is Our Responsibility
Monday, October 19, 2020
Illegal dumping remains one of the biggest challenges in our societies, regardless of how much awareness information has been put out that it is bad for our environment.
Doing Something About GBV!
Monday, October 12, 2020
For years we have talked about the issue of gender-based violence (GBV) without necessarily taking any action.
Sombre Independence Holidays!
Monday, October 05, 2020
Independence holidays are some of the most loved breaks in the country, and rightfully so
Put A Stop To GBV!
Monday, September 21, 2020
Gender-based violence (GBV) is a topical issue, and over the past few months, the civil society and other stakeholders have raised their voices to put pressure on governm...
Moshupa Incident: Was Olden Golden?
Monday, September 14, 2020
Veteran politician, Daniel Kwelagobe’s (DK) ‘a re boele ko marakenelong’ speech still lingers, more than three years after he made the famous remarks at...
You Are Grown Ups, Act Like It!
Monday, September 07, 2020
The government last Thursday announced that a decision has been taken to lift the ban on the sale of alcohol, starting from Friday September 4, 2020.
Govy Please Protect Our Children!
Monday, August 31, 2020
Rape is one of the social ills that has been afflicting our communities for a long time and still continues to.
Masunga Senior triumphs against COVID-19
FRANCISTOWN: Masunga Senior Secondary School (MSSS) ha...
COVID-19 disrupts F/town businesses
FRANCISTOWN: Almost a year after the first coronavirus (COVI...
COVID-19 cripples justice system
FRANCISTOWN: When the first reported case of COVID-19 was di...
COVID-19 and crime: The good, the bad and the ugly
Botswana Police Service says COVID-19 and the related lockdo...
COVID-19 overwhelms healthcare sector as 168 nurses test positive
As the deadly COVID -19 pandemic ramps up its attack on peop...
Emerging from the grip of a monster
Even when someone recovers from the COVID-19, the battle is ...
Agriculture shines as COVID-19 crushes other sectors
The global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has disrupted the...
Alarms raised as personal loan arrears pass P3bn
Arrears owed by individual customers to local commercial ban...
How Masisi government (mis)managed COVID-19
Whilst the President Mokgweetsi Masisi-led Botswana Democrat...
Signs of hope for SMMEs after COVID-19 knock
It has been a year since the first coronavirus (COVID-19) ca...
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