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Nicholas Mokwena
  • Procurement body exonerates itself from scandalous Safer City tender

    It is no news that the P400 million Safer City project has been shrouded in controversies.The project started off as a direct appointment request which was turned down by Public Procurement and Asset Disposal Board (PPADB).It was then split into...

  • Tsogwane calls for unity ahead of 2024 general election

    Vice President and Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) Chairman Slumber Tsogwane has called for the spirit of volunteerism and loyalty within the party.He said it is time for democrats to reflect and remember why they joined the party. Speaking at the...

  • Botswana joins Africa in launching Satellite project

    President Mokgweetsi Masisi says over the last decade Space Science and Technology in Botswana has started to take root nationally and is currently identified with several projects and initiatives being undertaken at BIUST and at the University of...

  • Chief Justice Forum Shopping attempts exposed

    An attempt by Chief Justice Terrence Rannowane to move a case in which he is a party to, from Maun to Gaborone, has left him with an egg on the face.This came after attorneys for Justice Gabriel Komboni interdicted him through the Maun High Court...

  • Masisi killed the DCEC - Saleshando

    Botswana Congress Party (BCP) President Dumelang Saleshando says corruption has become entrenched in Botswana.He said President Mokgweetsi Masisi has effectively killed the Directorate for Corruption and Economic Crime (DCEC) by dismissing successive...

  • Govt shrugs off responsibility of job creation

    Minister of Labour and Home Affairs Anna Mokgethi says youth employment is not the sole responsibility of her Ministry but instead needs a multi-sectorial approach.She said the RESET Agenda as championed by President Mokgweetsi Masisi is rallying all...

  • BNFunveils new strategy for 2024 elections

    The Botswana National Front (BNF) Leadership Forum held this past weekend in Mogoditshane has adopted a new strategic plan in preparation for 2024 general elections.The forum which was attended by the party’s Central Committee, Women’s League...

  • Govt. tendering process rigged - Keorapetse

    The Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) believes that corruption and mismanagement resulting in wasteful expenditure, maladministration, unethical governance, secrecy and non-accountability are bleeding the economy.Responding to the State of the...

  • President, Ministers in backpockets of big Chinese Companies

    Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) says in the coming Parliament scheduled to start on Monday next week it will among others push for debt relief for Batswana as the citizens are drowning in debt.The Parliament session which is expected to last at...

  • P400 million Safer City Police tender sabotage

    The Safer City expansion project of the Botswana Police is entangled in endless controversies the Botswana Guardian has established.Initially, the Botswana Police requested that the project should be executed by direct appointment at P365 million,...

  • Botswana positions for contiuned development growth

    Botswana has started to reposition herself for continued development growth, starting with review of the constitution, institutional reforms and reforming the planning process.These according to the Transitional National Development Plan (2023/24 –...

  • President, Ministers in backpockets of big Chinese Companies

    Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) says in the coming Parliament scheduled to start on Monday next week it will among others push for debt relief for Batswana as the citizens are drowning in debt.The Parliament session which is expected to last at...

  • Key populations most exposed to HIV infection

    Vice President Slumber Tsogwane says notwithstanding progress the country is making against HIV and AIDS, there is much more ground that needs to be covered in fighting the pandemic.He called on the nation to pay particular attention to population...

  • Chaos as BLLAHWU fights on SG’s corner

    Botswana Land board, Local Authorities and Health Workers Union (BLLAHWU) has come to the defence of its Secretary General Ketlhalefile Motshegwa over his contract of employment.This is after the court of appeal set aside and declared the decision by...

  • BOPEU auctions Monakwe over P500 000 legal bill

    Botswana Public Employees Union (BOPEU) has taken a decision to attach and auction movable properties on Olefile Monakwe over the P500 000 legal bill.Monakwe was engaged in a protracted legal battle with President Masego Mogwera for the control of...

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