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  • Parliament approves P326m for its use

    Parliament has sanctioned a budget totalling P326.3 million for its 2024-2025 Recurrent and Development Budgets.Presenting the request, Minister of State President Kabo Morwaeng explained that the Development budget request for the National Assembly...

  • Dikgosi to get a new chamber

    The government has designated land for the construction of the new Ntlo Ya Dikgosi Chamber with all associated procedures expected to be finalised within the 2024/2025 fiscal year.Minister of State President, Kabo Morwaeng, informed Parliament during...

  • DPSM mulls creating over 2500 jobs

    A total 2 586 positions amounting to P486, 681, 036 are being considered for creation through a combination of reallocating existing resources and rationalising vacancies within the Public Service.State Minister, Kabo Morwaeng disclosed this when...

  • Khama strikes again

    Former President Lt. Gen Dr Ian Khama has embarked on a smear campaign against Botswana’s conservation efforts that will take him to England, parts of Western Europe and Estonia.Khama’s move counters all efforts made by Botswana last year to...

  • Former SADC diplomat is Specially Elected MP

    Parliament has endorsed former SADC diplomat and Sustainable Development Goals Project Manager at UNDP Botswana, Boitumelo Sendy Gofhamodimo as the new Specially-Elected Member of Parliament.At the time of going to press and in line with...

  • Implementation pains in expansion budget

    Minister of Finance, Peggy Serame presented an expansive budget; nevertheless, concerns persist within the nation regarding its execution, with worries of potential delays stemming from the absence of any mention of the Development Management...

  • Masisi, Mnangagwa advocate use of ID for travel

    It is just a matter of time before citizens of Botswana and Zimbabwe can freely travel between the two countries using their national identity documents.While the leaders have agreed to this move, it remains a contentious issue, especially among...

  • Mnangagwa supports Masisi on diamond sales deal

    Zimbabwe President, Dr Emmerson Mnangagwa is impressed by how his Botswana counterpart Dr Mokgweetsi Masisi and his government stood their ground and obtained a better deal during the Sales Agreement and Mining agreement negotiations with De...

  • Temo Letlotlo disbursed P45.3 million

    The Ministry of Agriculture has disbursed over P45 million to both seed and tractor suppliers under the newly-launched Temo Letlotlo programme, which incentivises productivity output in agriculture with the primary objective of enhancing food...

  • BVI makes over P40 million profit

    Botswana Vaccine Institute (BVI) moved swiftly and put mechanisms in place that enabled it to turn around its misfortunes from a loss of about P30 million in the 2019-2022 financial period to a profit in the current year.With the new turnaround...

  • Ndadi Law Firm celebrates 10 years of impact

    A decade ago, an ambitious and highly hyperactive Uyapo Ndadi established Ndadi Law Firm which today has proven to be resilient in business operations that makes an impact in Botswana’s economy.The Law Firm started with three people and the first...

  • I do not have any worries at all - Kereng

    Former Environment and Tourism Minister, Philda Kereng this week disassociated herself from widespread speculation that her redeployment to Nigeria as High Commissioner had anything to do with her wish to contest the Botswana Democratic Party’s...

  • How Botswana stood its ground against G7 countries on diamond certification

    Botswana has requested a meeting with the G7 leadership before the scheduled implementation of diamond certification to weed out Russian diamonds can start in September in order to ensure a mutually beneficial outcome.Insiders say that Botswana...

  • Botswana wants better deal in BVI vaccine sales

    A high-powered Botswana Vaccine Institute (BVI) delegation departs for Beyonce, France, tomorrow (Saturday) to initiate negotiations for a new 10-year agreement as the current one concludes at the year's end.Much like the recent Diamond Sales...

  • Bathusi determined to win Boteti East constituency

    Standing at a height of 1.63 m, Daisy Bernitta Bathusi, was only one-year-old when she arrived in Boteti. Her journey led her to later secure her first and only job in the diamond mining town of Orapa.Aspiring to represent the Boteti East...

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