The Minister of Youth, Sport and Culture, Mr Thapelo Olopeng says efficiency in service delivery is of paramount importance.
Officiating at a strategic planning retreat for his ministry’s management yesterday in Francistown, Mr Olopeng said they have to engage and apply transformational thinking to create value for customers.
Mr Olopeng also said they should do away with bureaucracy and red tape and focus on customer needs.
“Let us stop lamenting and finding excuses for non-performance, but ensure that we deliver our services heartily,” he said.
Minister of Transport and Communications, Honourable Tshenolo Mabeo, launches the BTCL Initial Public Offering (IPO).
Minister of Presidential Affairs and Public Administration, Mr Eric Molale has assured Parliament that investigations into Matsha accident that left seven students dead on Friday November 13 will leave no stone unturned.
In his statement to Parliament yesterday on the accident he said “the policy of government is to transport students in buses,” adding “this investigation will include why a truck was used in this instance”. Mr Molale regretted that he could not provide more details of the accident at this stage as investigations were still on going.
The only expense that Batswana will incur as a result of digital migration is purchase of the signal receiving equipment, deputy permanent secretary responsible for information and broadcasting services departments in the Ministry for Presidential Affairs and Public Administration, Mr Mogomotsi Kaboeamodimo has said.
President Lt Gen. Seretse Khama Ian Khama was among thousands that thronged the National Stadium on Saturday (April 25) to relish yet another edition of the Botswana Defence Force (BDF) Day.
Although the activities of the day have not changed much over the years, the day has remained the most popular in the country’s calendar of events, attracting thousands of enthusiasts across the age and social divide.
The reduction of crime rate confirms that Botswana Police Service is delivering an effective law enforcement service.
The Minister of Defence, Justice and Security, Mr Shaw Kgathi said this during the pass out parade of police recruits at Botswana Police College on Tuesday (March 31).
He said the police service had displayed unmatched commitment to purpose and professionalism in service delivery. He stated that the determination had resulted in the effective delivery of law enforcement services.
We, the representatives of Governments and Regional Economic Integration Organisations*, gathered in Kasane on 25 March 2015, recognising the detrimental economic, security, social, and environmental implications of the illegal trade in wildlife, make the following political commitment and call upon the international community to act together to bring this to an end. In doing so the Governments and Regional Economic Integration Organisations which adopted the London Declaration on the Illegal Wildlife Trade reaffirm our determination to implement the commitments made in that Declaration.
The Vice President, Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi, says Botswana is among the 147 United Nations member states that are committed to re-enforcing the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) as well as halt Tuberculosis (TB) and other diseases by 2015. Speaking at the World TB Day commemorations in Francistown on Tuesday (March 24), Mr Masisi said one of the MDGs was to combat HIV, TB and Malaria and reverse incidences.