In separate letters to the President and the e Speaker of the National Assembly, Eric Mothibi Molale has, as from today, resigned from his positions as Minister for Presidential Affairs and Public Administration and as a Specially Elected Member of Parliament.
Employees of the Botswana Unified Revenue Service (BURS) are engaged in strike action after salary negotiations with the employer hit a stalemate. The Botswana Public Employees Union (BOPEU), which represents the majority of BURS' employees, revealed last week that the two parties went for mediation after declaring a deadlock and later signed a certificate of failure to settle.
Stanbic Bank Botswana is empowering Botswana's youth with the necessary infrastructure to help promote academic excellence, as part of the Bank's focus on nationwide financial literacy. This year, the bank made a P60, 000 donation towards the 6th Annual Excellence Awards, hosted by the Botswana Examinations Council (BEC) in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and Skills Development (MoESD).