Botswana

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  • 3 days ago

He was powerful enough to discredit Kast’s Tlatsa Lebala event. With more than 145k likes, he is influential enough to exert his persuasion on his followers. From posts about preserving bananas and the four kings project, he fully interacts with his audience either positively or negatively.

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To kick the habit if not to blissfully nurse the unwelcome hangover, people in Thamaga have found a way to create positive vibes into a full swing family fun day with an event called Bush Farm Sundays.

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The trio who are saxophonist,acoustic guitarist and trumpeter respectively who aptly call themselves The Brothers Trio, promises a refreshing yet energetic performance when they debut at Somarelang Tikologo during a musical event called ‘A night with The Brothers Trio’.

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Athletes from 10 countries started arriving in Gaborone on Tuesday, but were told that the University of Botswana (UB), which is the games’ village, was not ready.

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Suspended chairperson, Mpezeni Sambandawe said they were disturbed by various reports, which often carried one side of the story while they were bound by procedures and could not respond adequately. He said they were not given an opportunity to either address the teams that have trusted them with votes nor the business people that they were in partnerships with, before the suspension. Sambandawe said the committee asked for the intervention of the BFA on various occasions in relation to the conduct of those...

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Last month, the Botswana Tourism Organisation (BTO) announced that the race would move away from the diamond-mining town of Jwaneng after five years. Since the announcement, Selibe-Phikwe was seen as the front runner to get the nod to host the event.  At the time the Botswana Motor Sport president, Lebogang Mosope said stakeholders were in a consultation process, but dropped a hint that the race would move to the northeastern part of the country.

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Mpote watched haplessly on Wednesday night as his charges conceded two quick goals at the beginning of the second half in a CAF Confederations Cup clash against visiting Atlético Petróleos de Luanda at the Francistown Sports Complex.

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  • 4 days ago

Passengers who were supposed to travel this morning at 8am on the BP-034 flight to Maun using the brand new aircraft with registration number A2-ABK codenamed Tsodilo said that they were told that the flight is “postponed indefinitely due to aircraft technical faults”.

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According to a Savingram from the organisation dated December 5, 2018, the supplementary voter registration will commence on December 17, 2018 till March 31, 2019.  It further urged all chief election officers, principal elections officers and principal registration officers to start necessary preparations to undertake the scheduled supplementary voter registration.

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  • 1 week ago

In his inaugural State of the Nation Address recently, President Mokgweetsi Masisi said the government was considering its options to reduce the consumption of sweetened products, particularly beverages.

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Cut 8, involving the expansion of Jwaneng Mine pit at a cost of more than US$3 billion, was previously the single largest contract for a mine in Botswana.

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BRUSSELS: Pity the person who invests heavily in canals right before the railways start operating. You could understand, for example, why the sponsor of the Bridgewater Canal (perhaps England’s first) would vehemently oppose the planned Liverpool and Manchester Railway. But the march of technology could not be stopped – nor could the new challenges it raised. The same is true of today’s digital innovations.