Botswana

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The Winnie Mashaba Annual Moral Regeneration gospel festival, whose main purpose is to pray, guide and remind each other that people have power over their emotions, is a combination of dialogue sessions led by Winnie Mashaba. On the night, local motivational speaker Kgomotso Tshwenyego and former Cabinet minister Professor Sheila Tlou assisted her.

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Only those who are currently illegally using South African decoders would continue enjoying DStv. This is as a result of the Botswana Communication Regulatory Authority (BOCRA) winning a legal battle that will see them regulate price increases by MultiChoice Botswana.

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Narrating her story to Business Monitor last week, the Citizen Entrepreneurial Development Agency (CEDA) beneficiary said after completing her studies she worked for government, and later joined the Botswana Defence Force (BDF).

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The suspended National Executive Committee (NEC) has described the meeting that was held at Cresta two weeks back where the dispute ensured to the point of police being called as a staged ‘coup’.

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The Monitor has learnt the executives of the two parties have so far met twice for ‘exploratory’ talks in relation to forming a coalition that will contest the 2019 general election. Last month, BCP members resolved that if the problems within the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) persisted and impeded progress within the coalition, the BCP should engage in bilateral discussions with the BNF with a view of forging a working relationship for the 2019 elections.

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On Friday, the corporation’s CEO, Stefan Schwarzfischer told Business Monitor that with 40 villages having been connected in 2016; 60 last year and the 100 due in this financial year, very few villages would be left without access to electricity.

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Since its listing in April 2016 at P1.15, BTCL’s share price has been on a rollercoaster, plunging at one point to 81 thebe and peaking at P1.85.  Analysts have attributed the swings to the dominance of retail investors on BTCL’s share registry, who are associated with impulse trading behaviour.

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Speaking at the BFA general assembly on Saturday, Khama said strife and competition for positions of leadership continue to be a major challenge for Botswana football, threatening the solid foundation laid by the past and present BFA leadership.

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Shangwari, as he is affectionately called, was appointed as interim coach following the departure of Rodolfo Zapata last April.

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Dintwe failed to defend the title she won last year with Monica Jepkorir from Kenya easily winning it. Jepkorir finished the race with a time of 2:55:33 and pocketed P25, 000.  Tabita Tsatsa from Zimbabwe was breathing on her heels to scoop the second position.

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  • 1 week ago

Speaking to Monitor Business, one of the founders, Zynne Mmolawa said that as they grow old they realised that they cannot only focus on music and decided to explore other opportunities.