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FRANCISTOWN: The outcome of the recent desk study conducted by Mupane Gold Mine has prompted the mine to shift from cast to underground mining despite high operating costs.In preparation for …

Sometimes the pressures of life cause some people to turn to suicide to relieve themselves of their ‘unbearable’ burden. Sorrow and heartache could lead to loss of hope and purpose …

FRANCISTOWN: Following its closure two years ago after the Department of Veterinary Services (DVS) declared it unhygienic and dangerous;the Francistown abattoir is on the verge of being outsourced.After its closure …

Fiscal transparency, participation and accountability have lately assumed pride of place in public discourse. Largely, this is explained by increased demand for accountability in the face of growing accountability deficit …

The Ministry of Labour and Home Affairs (MLHA) on Friday 26th April 2013 issued a press release informing the public that the allowance for interns has been reduced from P2, …

When civil society languishes then sooner or later political parties will begin to languish as well, until, ultimately, they become degenerate ghettos whose only purpose is to elevate their members …

[blockquote style=alternative] Insufficient funds limits the Secretariat to implement crucial activities [/blockquote]   Over the past 20 years there has been limited investment in the regional power sector and the …

Court rules that they should be paid a 30% overtime allowance, with arrears   The government has lost a pay dispute case against nurses who practice as district tuberculosis nurses.The …

It is without doubt that the state in Botswana seeks to see the withering away of the right to strike. The industrial relations posture of the state enshrined in the …

Kanye Principal Magistrate Janet Phosa last week convicted a 35-year-old woman of defiling a 15-year-old boy.Olebile Maropeng, who lives in the Bogamelakgomo Cattle Post near Mabule Village, admitted having sexual …

An 85 year old woman of Marapong was found dead on Saturday, while her 50 year old daughter is battling for her life at Nyangabwe Referral hospital. According to Offi …

The Botswana Congress Party councillor for Mokobeng,Joseph Molamu, was last Thursday fi ned by the Martin’s Drift police for poaching guinea fowl along the Sherwood road; he was released after …