Law Society rebukes Dibotelo

The Law Society of Botswana (LSB) says Chief Justice Maruping Dibotelo should desist from making statements that may be perceived as attempt to influence the case between President Ian Khama and the Judicial Service Commission (JSC).

In a statement issued yesterday, LSB chairperson Lawrence Lecha said as the chairperson of the JSC, Dibotelo is party to these court proceedings.

In March this year, the LSB and attorney Omphemetse Motumise filed their lawsuit after Khama rejected the recommendation of the JSC to appoint him (Motumise) as a judge after the JSC had recommended the veteran lawyer to the bench.

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Routine child vaccination imperative

The recent Vaccination Day in Motokwe, orchestrated through collaborative efforts between UNICEF, USAID, BRCS, and the Ministry of Health, underscores a commendable stride towards fortifying child health services.The painful reality as reflected by the Ministry of Health's data regarding the decline in routine immunisation coverage since the onset of the pandemic, is a cause for concern.It underscores the urgent need to address the...

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