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July 10, 2018 4:00 AM Gov't Takes Special Funds Under Its Wing

These measures include transfer of all funds held under Special Funds into the Government Remittance Account to be managed as part of the Government cash balances held at the Bank of Botswana. “This will ensure that government closely monitors the use of these funds, thereby ensuring compliance with both the Public Finance Management Act and the Fund Orders 110

July 10, 2018 4:00 AM ZCC Argues CoA Has No Jurisdiction

The 17 disgruntled members of the Tlokweng Branch had succeeded to interdict the church from holding a disciplinary hearing against them after they challenged the way things are run in Botswana. Justice Godfrey Nthomiwa agreed with the church members and restrained church leader Bishop Barnabas Lekganyane from holding any disciplinary hearing against 151

July 2, 2018 4:00 AM BCP, BMD contradict each other over Francistown West

The BMD position is in contrast with what the BCP vice president, Kesitegile Gobotswang told Mmegi last week. Then, Gobotswang said that to the best of his knowledge the BCP was to contest the 2019 elections in all wards within Francistown West with the exception of one that was given to the Botswana National Front (BNF). In total, there are six wards 187

June 30, 2018 4:00 AM Malepa soldiers on after crushing incident

A jovial and relaxed Bolelang welcomed Mmegi Sport team for an interview at his home at Block Four in Francistown. Throughout the interview, Bolelang maintains a very friendly face that he often displayed on the pitch during his playing days. On the day of the freak accident, Chippa, as Bolelang is affectionately known, was celebrating his birthday at a popular 168

June 28, 2018 4:55 PM Matlhabaphiri dies at 68

Born in Molepolole on 6 November 1949, Mr Matlhabaphiri, who was the Member of Parliament for Molepolole North before the last general elections, started his career as a bank clerk in 1971 and later became a teacher at Capital Continuation Classes in Gaborone. He then proceeded to work as a diamond sorter at the then Botswana Diamond Valuing Company 281

June 25, 2018 3:00 PM Arting Health For Impact Hosts Street Art Family Fun Day

The event included a Family Fun Day with music and entertainment, child-friendly art and activities as well as information stalls set up by AHIP partners. These gave the public a chance to appreciate art, health and youth development initiatives in the country. The installation was a three-part public art mural, where some of the renowned local artists 201

June 25, 2018 4:00 AM Kgosi, Khama relationship: Most feared duo back together

Khama adorned his long time bosom confidante, Colonel Isaac Kgosi with the award of Presidential Order of Honour. The award is given to a citizen who has rendered efficient and devoted service to Botswana. The fact that Khama honoured Kgosi at the 11-hour of his presidency demonstrated their close relationship and most importantly showed that the president 161

June 22, 2018 2:00 PM FC could leave Popa after bust-up with Kavazovic

While Popa had a very successful season; winning the league trophy, the Mascom Top 8 and reaching the group stages of the CAF Champions League, the team could lose one of its key players, Lemponye ‘FC’ Tshireletso. Earlier this week, it was reported that the attacking midfielder had a training bust-up with coach, Nikola Kavazovic, resulting in the former 179

June 20, 2018 11:16 AM CNN documents Ngoni's work

The exhibition, which is for a CNN documentary about the artist and his work, will open at 6 pm and is open to the general public. Ngoni has had a number of exhibitions at Thapong over the years, hence the decision to use the venue for filming. He said the venue takes a very special place in his artistic career. All local parties mentioned would partner 152

June 18, 2018 4:00 AM Fight for ward allocation intensifies at UDC

This became evident over the weekend at Palapye where the Botswana Congress Party (BCP) held primary elections in some wards that were allocated to the Botswana National Front (BNF). The BCP, BNF, Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) and Botswana People’s Party (BPP) are UDC affiliates. Out of 10 wards, BNF has been allocated only two wards, Serorome 139