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January 30, 2018 3:09 PM Twenty-five road projects are P705m over-budget: Govt audit

At a meeting with contractors this morning, the Ministry revealed the results of a snap audit of 32 road construction projects which showed that 25 of them (or 80 percent) were over-budget to the tune of P705 million. The remaining seven projects were completed below budget, representing savings to government of P93 million. Mokaila told contractors 129

November 2, 2017 4:00 AM Masisi promises mouth watering SONA

Addressing a political rally in Maun over the weekend, Masisi said Khama would announce new economic initiatives to cover solutions to unemployment. The address is expected at the opening of the November Parliament. Masisi said Khama’s address would stipulate how government intends to solve economic problems. Masisi stated that Ngamiland should wait to hear how government 202

November 1, 2017 4:00 AM Ntlo ya Dikgosi donate to Kopong Kgotla

In a well-attended ceremony on Friday, Dikgosi also donated indigenous trees such as Moroja, Monepenepe, Motlha, Modutu and Kurujane. They also donated a photocopier, a fax machines, a printer and a scanner. Handing over the donation, Kgosi Puso said the gesture comes amid government efforts to capacitate Dikgosi and improve the status of tribal administration 83

October 25, 2017 5:09 AM Zambia and Botswana have demonstrated qualities of being true beacons of peace

Lieutenant General Khama says the two sister countries should continue to advocate for peace and unity in the region for the interest of the continent. He says the relationship between the two countries dates to the colonial rule and will continue to be strengthened through various bilateral and mutual relations. The Botswana leader also announced that this is his last term in office 136

October 24, 2017 4:00 AM Khama Blocks P100m Golf Club Project

Khama said he has been aware of the project for some time now but had not been given convincing reasons for the developments. According to sources, the Botswana Golf Union (BGU) has signed a non-disclosure agreement with the developer, which means they are not at liberty to disclose what the project is about. Gaborone Golf Club (GGC) captain, Martin 92

October 23, 2017 1:22 PM The Guns Of Khutiyabasadi

He is acute enough to see that the prestige of the Matebele army is gone. Its supposed invincibleness, upon which success so largely depended, has been disproved. The fascination of their terrible shield and spear has been destroyed by the precision of the rifle. Twice in succession they have returned with fallen colours from Batauana.” – From report 101

October 23, 2017 4:00 AM Fierce battle for F/town East ensues

The electoral period comes with its own fair share of the good and the controversial. Politicians go to great lengths to woo voters to their side in order to win the elections. It is a well-known fact that as elections approach; politicians will try by all means to curry favour with the electorate. Politicians use items like cheap clothes, food, alcohol 136

October 19, 2017 1:01 PM What to consider when planning a trip to Botswana

Botswana is one of Africa’s top tourist attractions, and with good reason. The evergreen jewel of the continent is home to majestic wildlife, luscious landscapes and some of the friendliest locals you could ever meet, not to mention fantastic resorts like The Grand Palm Hotel Casino and Convention Resort. Take a trip to the Mokolodi Nature Reserve where 317

October 17, 2017 3:45 PM Khama finally appoints Motumise to the Bench

In 2015 the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) “advised” His Excellency the President to appoint Mr. Omphemetse Motumise (Mr. Motumise) in accordance with Section 96 (2) of the Constitution of Botswana. His Excellency the President declined to act in accordance with the “advice” and litigation ensued at the High Court on 25th May 2015. This litigation 64

October 16, 2017 2:41 AM ‘Khama secretive as Mugabe’

DESPITE their ideological differences, Botswana President Ian Khama and his Zimbabwean counterpart Robert Mugabe appear to have been hewn from the same block, in as far as their negative perception of the media is concerned, the Media Institute of Southern Africa (Misa) has revealed in its latest report. The two leaders have allowed their administrations 124