Botswana Defence Force

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Name: Botswana Defence Force
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Soldier kills passenger and dumps body in the bush

Headlines CommentsPassenger had demanded his P10 changeA Botswana Defence Force (BDF) soldier who ran over and killed a disgruntled passenger before dumping the body in the bush is in police custody facing murder charges.Superintendent Simon Sitale of ... [Published Botswana Voice - 18 hours ago]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Tsimane’s asylum application

I request from your esteemed office an urgent asylum from your country Sir as a result of scary situation presently obtaining in Botswana. The reason why I seek your good office to accord me asylum stems from serious and imminent threats and intimidation ... [Published Mmegi Online - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Prosecution seeks mental re-evaluation of former soldier facing murder charges

The prosecution has tendered an application before Francistown High Court Judge, Barnabas Nyamadzabo seeking an order to send Thebe Njavera, a former Botswana Defence Force (BDF) soldier facing two counts of murder, for a second psychiatric re-evalua ... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Khama’s alleged DCEC case: 18 years later

A fortnight ago The Botswana Gazette published a story on allegations that the Directorate on Corruption and Economic Crime (DCEC) received a whistleblower report on the dealings of the then Botswana Defence Force Commander Lt General Seretse Khama Ian ... [Published Botswana Gazette - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

No decision on BDF troops for Lesotho

Mmegi Online :: No decision on BDF troops for LesothoA decision on alleviating the Lesotho coup can only be made by President Ian Khama, with recommendation from the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation. The Botswana Defence Force ... [Published Mmegi Online - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Isaac Kgosi speaks! (Part I)

I have in the last several weeks watched with utter horror how the media has day after day and week after week accused me of great crimes tried me of those crimes convicted me of those crimes and lynched my character in public square.It is unclear to ... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Kgosi’s new deposit at Barclays

DIS Director General, Isaac Kgosi recently deposited another wad of cash at Barclays Bank, days before welcoming Lt. Colonel Modiri Kooagile, his newly appointed Deputy Director General.Colonel Kgosi faces several allegations of impropriety, which include ... [Published Botswana Guardian - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Dithubaruba slated for September 6

Mmegi Online :: Dithubaruba slated for September 6This year’s cultural festival is themed ‘Botswana Pele: Maropeng Go A Boelwa.’ Dithubaruba spokesperson, Tlamelo Letlole, said the festival will feature several activities including; cultural dances, ... [Published Mmegi Online - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Police investigate mysterious disappearance of gov’t vehicles

Government’s security apparatus have been roped in to investigate a suspected incident of theft in which vehicles belonging to the Central Transport Organisation (CTO) mysteriously disappeared after being collected from the Botswana Defense Force (BDF) ... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

‘Construction the most hazardous job in Botswana’

Mmegi Online :: Presenting the figures during a Pitso yesterday, Minister Edwin Batshu said data showed that the numbers of workers injured on the job were generally high. According to the figures, 1,173 work related injuries were recorded in 2011, 1,251 ... [Published Mmegi Online - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

BCP attacks troop deployments on election day

Botswana Congress Party says denial of the rights to vote is the worst political crime any government can ever commit in a democracy.In a statement, BCP Youth League President, Dithapelo Keorapetse, said this follows reports that soldiers at a major Botswana ... [Published Gabz FM - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Govt Urged to Act On BDF Abductions

[New Era]Katima Mulilo -The residents of Zambezi Region have implored government to help stop the abduction of Namibian fishermen by the Botswana Defence Force (BDF), which are said to be rife in the region.Source:http://allafrica.com/stories/2014080 ... [Published AA Namibia - Aug 07 2014]

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Soldier kills passenger and dumps body in the bush [Published Botswana Voice - 18 hours ago]
Tsimane’s asylum application [Published Mmegi Online - Sep 12 2014]
Living in fear of Khama’s men [Published Mmegi Online - Sep 08 2014]
Inside Khama’s Mosu compound [Published Mmegi Online - Sep 08 2014]
The unanswered Mosu questions [Published Mmegi Online - Sep 08 2014]
Dimawe: A heritage waste [Published Mmegi Online - Sep 07 2014]
Lesotho crisis could cost Botswana dearly [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Sep 07 2014]
Soldiers warn Khama, BDF of mutiny [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Sep 07 2014]
Prosecution seeks mental re-evaluation of forme... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Sep 04 2014]
Khama’s alleged DCEC case: 18 years later [Published Botswana Gazette - Sep 04 2014]
No decision on BDF troops for Lesotho [Published Mmegi Online - Sep 04 2014]
Isaac Kgosi speaks! (Part I) [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Sep 01 2014]
DISS whistleblower claims Motswaledi was assass... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Sep 01 2014]
Kgosi’s new deposit at Barclays [Published Botswana Guardian - Sep 01 2014]
Dithubaruba slated for September 6 [Published Mmegi Online - Aug 29 2014]
Police investigate mysterious disappearance of ... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Aug 25 2014]
The riddle of Khama’s empty chair at the Sadc s... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Aug 25 2014]
Kedikilwe launches Mokaila in high spirits [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Aug 22 2014]
BCP should not get carried away by Khama’s apology [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Aug 22 2014]
‘Construction the most hazardous job in Botswana’ [Published Mmegi Online - Aug 21 2014]
BCP attacks troop deployments on election day [Published Gabz FM - Aug 20 2014]
Look who is crying now? [Published Mmegi Online - Aug 18 2014]
South Africa’s Great Rhino Airlift [Published Daily Beast - Aug 17 2014]
Motswaledi death put country security on high a... [Published Botswana Gazette - Aug 14 2014]
I hear they are coming to get me – Bayford [Published Botswana Gazette - Aug 14 2014]
Is Motswaledi’s death the tipping point for Bot... [Published Botswana Guardian - Aug 11 2014]
Botswana, UK ruined my aviation business – busi... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Aug 08 2014]
Merafhe critically ill at GPH? [Published Mmegi Online - Aug 07 2014]
Govt Urged to Act On BDF Abductions [Published AA Namibia - Aug 07 2014]
Govt urged to act on BDF abductions [Published New Era - Aug 06 2014]
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