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December 4, 2018 4:00 AM Rantuana Calls For Land Audit

Ramotswa MP, Samuel Rantuana had brought a motion seeking Parliament to request government to carry out land audit as the current Land Administration Procedures Capacity and System (LAPCAS) is not addressing the issue of long waiting lists of plot allocation. When presenting his motion, Rantuana said access to land in Botswana remains a contentious issue 126

September 27, 2018 1:18 PM Exit of police officers creates DPP workload woes

Until recently the officers have been appearing in courts as prosecutors on behalf of DPP, but now they are reportedly sifting focus to their core mandate of investigation leaving the DPP to struggle with the increase of workload. He explained that there were about 8600 cases while they have only about 150 prosecutors. “This means that there is about 114

September 17, 2018 4:00 AM Ranyane residents want recognition

Ranyane, which is located about 300km from Gantsi township and falls under the Ghanzi District Council, has not been recognised as a settlement due to low population. However in a letter dated August 8, 2018 addressed to the permanent secretary of the ministry, the residents claimed the settlement has existed for more than five decades and that the 2011 population 127

May 29, 2018 10:26 AM Khama barred from flying BDF aircraft

The memo dated May 24, 2018 from the BDF Air Arm Commander major general Innocent Phatswane directs that all air arm units to only accord Khama VIP status. “When flying the former president you are required to accord him VIP status and the crew should be as per Air Staff Instructions (ASI),” states the memo. In the 2001 investigation on the matter, the then Ombudsman 73

April 19, 2018 3:45 PM Man beats lover to a pulp, hangs himself

It remains a mystery as to what could have transpired between the two lovers that led to the alleged brutal beating. According to police reports, on the dusk of Monday the neighbours responded to the woman’s loud scream for help from her family home. Upon arrival, the man identified as the deceased by the neighbours, fled the scene through the window 126

March 12, 2018 4:00 AM Bamalete Lutheran Hospital suspends CEO, Principal on corruption allegations

This comes after some employees of BLH wrote a letter to the Office of the President (OP) and Directorate on Corruption and Economic Crime (DCEC) to look into allegations of corruption and malpractice at the BLH and BLSON. Mmegi has it on good authority that DCEC had made a report to the Board about a number of things. Amongst others, the DCEC allegedly 120

March 6, 2018 4:00 AM Tragic End To 'Sweet' Boy’s Life

Arnold Kitso Fortune Ofentse who hails from Tumasera, is alleged to have died on Friday night under a huge Morula tree about 200 metres from Mogoditshane Senior Secondary School after telling his cousins that he was going to charge his phone at a neighbour’s house. Narrating the story to The Monitor team at her home in Mogoditshane Block 5, his aunt Agnes 130

February 14, 2018 2:01 PM South Africa: I've done nothing wrong

Mr Zuma spoke after the ruling African National Congress (ANC) announced it would back a vote of no confidence in his leadership on Thursday. The 75-year-old has come under increasing pressure to resign amid numerous allegations of corruption. "It was very unfair to me that this issue is raised," he told the national broadcaster SABC during a lengthy 71

February 13, 2018 4:00 AM Rampant drug use worries UB

“We make arrests on a regular basis of students in possession of drugs. We also try to disperse students when we see them gathering. Some come in cars and take the drugs at playing grounds and run away when they see us approaching,” he said. Frank said they usually hand the cases to the police and try by all means to find out who is the source. He said most cases 90

November 1, 2017 12:48 AM ‘House of Cards’ filming suspended; new Spacey allegations

LOS ANGELES — Hollywood’s widening sexual harassment crisis brought forth a second actor’s allegation against Kevin Spacey on Tuesday, halted production on his Netflix series “House of Cards” and prompted CBS to check into an actress’ claim she was groped by Jeremy Piven. Mexican actor Robert Cavazos wrote on his Facebook page that he encountered Spacey 118