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Tuesday, August 4, 2020

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Botswana’s multi-million Pula medical bills heist exposed

Batswana on medical aid are being ripped off to the tune of millions of Pula in out of pocket (OOP) medical expenses...

Inside how directors broke the Choppies bank

Personal compensation to non-executive directors of Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE) and Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) listed Choppies Enterprises Ltd has shot up...

DWNP was disarmed over coup allegations – Khama

Former President Lt Gen Ian Khama says the Anti-Poaching Unit was disarmed because of fears of a coup plot against President Mokgweetsi...

Police start nationwide operation to enforce mask-wearing law

It took a long time coming but the police are finally doing something that they should have done minutes after President Mokgweetsi...

Botswana in Covid-19 budget padding scandal

The Botswana COVID 19 budget estimates have been padded by about P 1 billion, Sunday Standard investigations have revealed.

Choppies new auditors can’t vouch for financials

Shareholders of Choppies Enterprise Limited and capital markets players in Botswana will have to dig a little deeper for information on the...

Islamic State insurgency in Mozambique unsettles Botswana

The militant Islamist extremists wreaking havoc in a subtle but equally dangerous insurgency in Mozambique is unsettling countries such as Botswana and...

The DIS know What You Did Last Summer

If you have ever felt like someone is listening in on your private phone conversations, it is probably because they are.

Corruption forces Masisi to hoard Covid-19 billions

President Mokgweetsi Masisi has assumed absolute command in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic, and has shunted the Minister of Health and...

PC, Union fight to disrupt power supply

Botswana faces an electricity crisis as tensions between the Botswana Power Corporation (BPC) and its workers union reach breaking point.