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The Botswana Energy Regulatory Authority (BERA), has raised concern over the illegal filling of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) cylinders by some distributors and retailers. The Regulatory body says the methods used for filling these cylinders are neither approved nor safe, adding that they pose serious risks in terms of safety, environmental and health hazards. Engineering […]

Minister of Nationality, Immigration and Gender Affairs Anna Mokgethi says there is a need to introduce targeted policies that will ensure that women are included in the main stream economy. Mokgethi said this when officially opening the Women in Trade National Consultations in Botswana in collaboration with the UN Resident Coordinators Office and UN Women […]

Botswana Teachers Union, BTU has raised concerns against the rising cases of COVID-19 within schools. The union has reiterated its calls for the closure of schools and the immediate vaccination of teachers. BTU Vice President Primary Bakang Bagwasi says schools are still not compliant with COVID protocols, as a recent report indicated that many don’t […]

The Commissioner of Police, Keabetswe Makgophe says he has recently taken a decision together with the Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP) not to allow the withdrawal of cases of threat to kill, as well as other serious Gender Based Violence offenses such as rape and defilement. Appearing before the Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee this morning, […]

Scientific Advisor in the Presidential COVID-19 Task Force, Dr. Mogomotsi Matshaba says Botswana currently records about 10 COVID-19 related deaths per day. This as the country’s COVID-19 death toll has surpassed the 1000 mark, tallying up to 1 069 as of June 18th. Matshaba said from the newly reported 129 new fatalities, 86 are from […]

Some liquor restaurant owners in Mochudi have accused the police of driving away their customers by setting up multiple road blocks around their businesses over the weekend. The spokesperson of liquor restaurants in Mochudi, Sam Molefe said police mounted road blocks on streets leading to their establishments, from Friday evening until Sunday evening, thus driving […]

Chairperson of Ntlo ya Dikgosi, Kgosi Puso Gaborone has applauded Dikgosi for their efforts in helping the country to fight the COVID19 pandemic. Delivering a speech today when the House resumed its business, Kgosi Gaborone highlighted that Dikgosi around the country donated a total of just over 211 thousand Pula to the COVID19 Relief Fund. […]

Member of Parliament for Ngami, Caterpillar Hikuama has said that the roads in his constituency are in a bad shape and need to be completely re-constructed as opposed to re-sealing and asphalt overlays. Hikuama, told Yarona FM news that the P170 million allocated to the region so far is however not enough for reconstruction. The […]

President of the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) Duma Boko says there is only one center of power in the party, and that is the National Executive Committee (NEC).Speaking in a press briefing held this morning which the Botswana Congress Party (BCP) snubbed, Boko said the NEC is accountable to its members and is exercising […]

Gaborone City Council has reversed a decision of temporarily shutting down market stalls in the city. This was said by Gaborone Mayor, Father Mapongo during an interview with YaronaFM news. Yesterday, small businesses occupying market stalls in Gaborone West, Bus Rank and BBS were informed to vacate market stall to allow for maintenance work. The […]