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September 25, 2018 9:30 AM Mabaila hearing this Friday

BDP disciplinary hearing committee could not form a quorum. Mabaila was slapped with two months suspension for different offences. Despite time running out for Mabaila to start his campaign as a candidate or the party finding another candidate, members of the disciplinary committee failed to show up last Friday. The matter got worse after BDP National 166

September 25, 2018 4:00 AM Donald Molosi Stages Award- Winning Play

The event, which he does in partnership with Horizon Ogilvy, will be held at The No.1 Ladies Coffee House at 6pm. The play won the Sanford Prize in 2012 after its off-Broadway premiere in 2012. It later went on to scoop the Florence H. Chandler Award in 2013. It will star local actors like Teto Mokaila, Mimi Modimakwane and Bayani Moilwa in the lead roles 154

September 11, 2018 4:00 AM Masisi Hits Back On Elephant 'Poaching' Frenzy

The global furore sparked by a BBC report into the alleged poaching broke last week while Masisi was in the middle of a landmark mission to China. Researchers claimed 87 elephants were recently killed in the Okavango Delta and blamed the disarmament of rangers. Government responded, insisting that only 53 carcasses had been found and most of these were natural 147

August 21, 2018 3:48 PM Tshekedi vs BDP judgement due Friday

Khama, who is also the Minister of Environment, Conservation, Natural Resources and Tourism, wants Dijeng barred from contesting in the party's August 25primaries for allegedly contravening rules and regulations in relation to elections. Botswana Democratic Party attorney, Basimane Bogopa in reply said the central committee was mandated with the approval 132

August 9, 2018 2:26 PM Masisi, Khama, Mogae & Kgathi on the same flight to Zim

The statement also revealed that Former Presidents Festus G. Mogae and Ian Khama will be accompanying President Masisi on the trip adding that they will all be on board the Presidential Jet, OK1, “at His Excellency’s invitation”. Khama who was this week bashing the Minister of Defence, Justice and Security Shaw Kgathi, will also come face to face with the Bobonong 111

August 7, 2018 4:00 AM Kgathi Blocks Dikgosi From Kgoboko Trust Launch

According to sources, Kgathi instructed the director of tribal administration Masego Mooketsi to refuse with transport for dikgosi who were billed to attend the launch in Mabolwe. Kgoboko is challenging Kgathi in the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) primary elections to be held over the weekend. “Kgathi feels that this will overshadow him going to the elections 120

August 6, 2018 7:13 PM Khama takes potshots at Kgathi

At the launch of Francisco Kgoboko Trust this morning Khama narrated how Kgathi tried to force him to cancel his acceptance to officiate at the event. Khama, who spoke at length against Kgathi, said he was shocked to hear the minister ordering him to cancel his participation at the launch. “Ke ratile go wa mo setilong… abo a nthaa a re: ‘mme ke kopa gore, you should 139

July 22, 2018 4:00 AM President’s Day Competitions participation drops

Participation in the competition from last year’s 18,971 has now dropped to 14,813 this year. The decline comes just a year after Masisi’s predecessor Ian Khama proudly announced that the competitions had seen growth from 3,274 in 2008 to 2017s 18,971. Speaking at the awards ceremony, Olopeng said the decline is due to artists growing and exiting the competitions 138

July 16, 2018 4:00 AM Silence of the Lambs

His pledge to leading an inclusive Government with people at the centre of the debate is the recipe for success and prosperity. Whilst the Masisi Review may be unpalatable to many, his approach is not entirely about hunting. It’s about appropriate land use, and how to engage rural communities in wildlife-based management. To date there has been a chronic 149

July 16, 2018 4:00 AM Trouble brewing at BDP NYEC

Mmegi has learnt that campaigns for the position is dividing committee members, since three of its members are contesting for the same position. This, according to a source, has prevented the committee from convening meetings. Some members within the committee have complained that the current chairperson, Simon Mavange Moabi wants to impose his favourite 115