Botswana, SOCIETY

Botswana general elections could be delayed

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA (ADV) – The global ratings and research agency, Moody’s Analytics, has predicted possibilities of delay in Botswana 2019 general elections. “spending pressures ahead of elections may delay fiscal consolidation plans in Botswana, […]

Botswana, ENVIRONMENT

Botswana citizens cautioned on drought

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA (ADV) –Botswana has cautioned its citizens to prepare for worst as the country is on the brink of drought. This comes after the Botswana Millers Association, Chairperson, Nkosi Mwaba recently indicated that […]

Botswana, SOCIETY

AP applauds arrest of Kgosi

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA (ADV) -Botswana’s Alliance for Progressives (AP) has welcomed the arrest of the Directorate of Intelligence and Security (DIS) former Director General, Isaac Kgosi at the airport, upon his arrival from abroad with […]

Botswana, SOCIETY

Botswana’s Development Corporation MD quits

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA (ADV) –The Botswana Development Corporation (BDC) Managing Director, Bashi Gaetsaloe has resigned five years after joining the institution. According to Mmegi Online, Gaetsaloe is credited with returning the BDC to strong profitability, […]

Botswana, POLITICS

Mogae backs Masisi

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA (ADV) – Botswana’s former President, Festus Mogae has put his weight behind the country’s President Mokgweetsi Masisi as a candidate of the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP). The BDP is scheduled to […]

Botswana, ECONOMY

Bureaux de change licenses revoked in Botswana

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA (ADV) – The Botswana Reserve bank authorities recently announced that eight Bureaux de Change closed last year. This number shows an increase as compared to previous years from 2018 and this resulted from “A total […]

Botswana, SOCIETY

Botswana arrest men for donkey theft

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA (ADV) – Three men recently appeared before a Botswana Gasegwagwa Customary Court in Ngwaketse West for alleged of possession of 10 donkeys allegedly stolen. According to Botswana Police Assistant Commissioner Dipheko Motube the trio were arrested during […]