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President Mokgweetsi Masisi will this week host dignitaries to observe the centenary of Botswana’s founding president Sir Seretse Khama. A statement from the Office of the President says the ceremony, which will be held under the theme ‘Living the legacy 100 years’, will be hosted at the Parliamentary Grounds in Gaborone this Thursday where President […]

Police have condemned breaches of Covid-19 regulations by some Gaborone residents at Penny Wise shops in Phase 4.Over the weekend, footage was widely shared on social media showing revelers ignoring social distancing rules, most of them taking booze from their cars. Those who frequent the place say most drinkers do not usually put on their […]

Disaster Management Coordinator Onkemetse Joseph says the food Relief program is supported by the Japanese Embassy to address food security in the Kgalagadi district. Joseph says the beneficiaries were identified with the help of the Council, Village Development Committe, Chiefs and Disaster Management office among other village leadership. The Coordinator further stated that a tender […]

President Mokgweetsi Masisi has urged the parliaments of African countries to ensure that the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is domesticated so that it can be effective. Masisi shared this when officially opening of the virtual 49th Southern Africa Development Community – Parliamentary Forum (SADC-PF) plenary assembly hosted by Botswana. SADC-PF, established by SADC […]

The public has again been cautioned against the use of Ivermectin as a treatment for covid-19. The drug although containing some anti-viral properties, is used to treat parasitic worms in animals. This cautionary advise comes as Botswana rides the 3rd wave of covid19, marked with high virus caseload and a rising death toll. The drug […]

The Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC) today accused the Ministry of Infrastructure and Housing Development for failing to develop a plan of providing houses and accommodation to the nation. The Accounting Officer in the Ministry, Thuso Ramodimoosi incurred the full wrath of the Committee, which was spearheaded by the Chair, Dithapelo Keorapetse. Following the permananet […]

Botswana Musicians Union, BOMU has moved swiftly to refute allegations circulating on social media and certain publications saying the organization in non-compliant with the Registrar of Societies regulations. BOMU Consultant, Seabelo Modibe says the letter that is making rounds has not been signed and was not sanctioned by the Ministry of Nationality, Immigration and Gender […]

Commander of the Botswana Defence Force (BDF), Lieutenant General Placid Segokgo has said that the army has registered a total of 3001 positive cases of COVID19 and 14 related deaths as at the 21st of this month. Appearing before the Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee yesterday, Segokgo explained that these figures include uniformed and non-uniformed soldiers […]

President Mokgweetsi Masisi has launched the SADC Humanitarian and Operations Emergency Centre in Mozambique at the Port City of Nacala. The President said the facility, is one of the flagship projects of the SADC and that the completion of the construction of the project could not have come at a more appropriate time as the […]

Just in the past week, there were reports that the country’s public and private hospitals were overwhelmed by Covid-19 patients.The latest figures show that indeed the number of active case increased to 5 123 between June 15 and 18th with over 1400 new infections. During the same period, officials say 43 people lost their lives […]