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The department of Meteorological services has advised street vendors to protect themselves and their businesses from extreme weather conditions. This follows the commencing of the rainy season this week, which came with strong winds and caused damage in some areas of the country. Acting Director of meteorology Chanda Dibeela said these conditions will continue into […]

A communique released by Parliament recently indicates that 1 positive Covid-19 case was recorded at Parliament headquarters, 1 at the Gaborone Bonnington North constituency office, while 3 were registered at the Gaborone Bonnington South constituency office. The communique says that the affected staff member at the headquarters was in the team that prepared for the […]

The Botswana Police have recorded a decline in road accidents and fatalities during the recent independence holidays due to movement restrictions across the country. The Public was restricted to move across the zones prior to independence holidays in the government’s effort to curb the spread of Covid-19.The overall road safety situation indicates that the total […]

The minister of Tertiary Education, Research, Science and Technology, Dr Douglas Letsholathebe says that applicants for tertiary education financing were given sufficient time to submit their applications for sponsorship. When answering a question in Parliament yesterday, the minister said the students were given 7 weeks to submit applications, instead of the normal 6 weeks. He […]

Water Utilities Corporation (WUC) Director Customer Care Services Goitseone Tshiamiso says the situation of abnormal odour and taste of water in some areas across Gaborone has been resolved. This after a series of complaints from residents of Block 6, 7, 8 and Broadhurst complained of contaminated water supply in their area over the weekend. In […]

The Leader of Opposition, Dumelang Saleshando yesterday spoke out against the Speaker and the Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly, saying that the current regime of the speakership and the ruling BDP has displayed arrogance towards the opposition in parliament. Speaking in parliament yesterday, Saleshando accused the speakers of abusing their powers, and said that […]

The Government has completed the refurbishment of the Old Sekgoma Memorial Hospital in Serowe. The Minister of Infrastructure and Housing Development Mmusi Kgafela who is expected to hand over the refurbished Hospital this morning to Minister responsible for Health, says more than 47 million Pula was used to refurbish the facility. The refurbished Old Sekgoma […]

Government has completed a draft School Language Policy which will guide the implementation of indigenous languages in the school curriculum. Yesterday, the Minister of Basic Education, Fidelis Molao told Parliament that government is committed to introducing indigenous languages in schools and that consultations are expected to be completed by the end of this year before […]

The Member of Parliament for Nata/Gweta Polson Majaga, says that he will not take leave of absence from Parliament, following a petition which was delivered by member of Parliament for Sefhare/ramokgonami Dr Kesitegile Gobotswang a week ago on behalf of the Botswana Child Rights Network. Majaga presented a statement in Parliament this afternoon in which he […]

Assistant minister of Investment, Trade and Industry, Molebatsi Molebatsi has said that the government is currently exploring ways to resuscitate the Palapye glass project, which was abandoned 7 years ago. When answering a question in Parliament yesterday, the Assistant Minister said the Botswana Development Corporation has been in talks with other parties interested in utilising […]