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September 17, 2018 4:00 AM AG acknowledges DIS, Israeli contract

This came to light in the preliminary findings by the AG on the contract between OP and Dignia Systems for the acquisition of security equipment and surveillance platform with associated training. Besides alluding to internal processes, the AG is not disputing the legality of the contract or its existence. Again, the AG has not recommended any suspension 131

September 8, 2018 4:00 AM Mamelodi loses case against BFA

South African firm, ADM Financial Forensic Services, at the instruction of the Botswana Football Association (BFA) carried out a forensic audit into the affairs of the BPL. Mamelodi was suspended pending a disciplinary hearing last year and was subsequently dismissed over allegations of maladministration. BFA had commissioned the audit report, for the purposes 131

September 4, 2018 12:54 PM Murder case dropped after accused languished 7 years

The accused, Mandla Nyathi, now 26, was accused of killing his girlfriend, Lebogang Ncube, also from Zimbabwe, on July 26, 2011 at a cattle post near Selebi-Phikwe. Nyathi has been languishing in jail for seven years since he was charged with the offence. The state feared that Nyathi was a flight risk because he entered Botswana illegally. But on Tuesday 111

September 4, 2018 12:33 PM Moroka appointed Judge President of Francistown High Court

According to a savingram dated August 31, 2018, addressed to all legal practitioners, Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Attorney General (AG), state prisons and members of the public, Moroka’s new appointment commenced on September 3. As a result of Moroka’s appointment, he will now move from Court Room 4 to Court Room 5, according to the savingram 101

September 4, 2018 4:00 AM D-day For BOPEU, Motsamai

Although they have made partial payment of more than P1.2 million to Motsamai, BOPEU through its investment arm, Babereki Investments, has since counter sued him demanding P43 million. Motsamai through his lawyer, Gabriel Kanjabanga, will be hoping that the court rules that he be paid while the union wants the court to rule that their counter claim be heeded 122

September 3, 2018 10:25 AM BNF councillors lose Gaborone Bonnington South bid

Marulamantsi councillor Sergeant Kgosietsile lost to Moitlamo Raphane while councillor Bisto Montwedi for Morula ward lost to Frankie Giddie. At Marulamantsi ward Kgosietsile got 41 votes while Raphane got 152. Montwedi got 92 votes while Giddie got 120 votes. Still in that constituency, deputy mayor Kagiso Tshekega of Mosekangwetsi ward was fortunate 86

August 29, 2018 12:46 PM Abusive husband slapped with seven years' imprisonment

Nkiwane, who made his wife’s life a misery by brutally assaulting and injuring her in violent attacks, was facing an offence of grievous bodily harm. He assaulted his wife, Catherine Mutizwa back in March 2, 2015 at Ghaghoo mine, Lephephe staging camp. Nkiwane also has four counts of obtaining by false pretences and one count of giving false information 107

August 27, 2018 4:00 AM BCM bosses escape imprisonment by a whisker

In his latest legal problem, the attorney representing nine lecturers under the employ of BCM at the Francistown College of Technical and Vocational Education (FCTVE) want Siwawa and David Kgoboko, the chairperson of BCM’s Board of Directors, imprisoned for being in contempt of court. BCM, Siwawa and Kgoboko are listed as the first, second and third 134

August 22, 2018 1:36 PM Moshoke’s cheque fraud case referred to the High Court

According to the charge sheet, on the first count of a cheque fraud, on February 12, 2009 at Palapye village Moshoke allegedly issued a cheque in the names of Jaone Sebina to the value of P16, 850 when he knew that he did not have sufficient funds in his Stanbic Bank account, which was referred to the drawer. On the second count, the accused was charged 153

August 22, 2018 11:30 AM Decapitation murder suspect found guilty on drug charges

Magistrate Gaseitsewe Tonoki convicted Kgowe on two counts of unlawful possession of drugs. The court revealed that on the first count, Kgowe is facing unlawful possession of cannabis stating that on or about May 21, 2016 in Block 3, Gaborone. Him being a person not authorised, licenced or exempted in any manner to possess habit-forming drugs, unlawfully 167