Presidential directive on BIUST withdrawn
source: Sunday Standard
by Sunday Standard Reporter
Government has backtracked on a Presidential directive issued by President Ian Khama to scale down Botswana International University of Science and Technology.
The contents of the document had, however, been leaked to The Sunday Standard.
By Friday afternoon the Minister of Education was at pains to explain the circumstances surrounding the leaked document.
In an interview with The Sunday Standard she attributed the document to “mischief-making” before adding that there had been a “misunderstanding.”
She denied the President had sought to issue a directive.
“There is no way the President would issue a [continue reading]