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When a drought was last declared in 2013, the urbanites among the 500,000 or so residents of Greater Gaborone blithely went on with their lives, while their rural contemp...
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Capital Management Botswana (CMB) is targeting to raise up to P2 billion under a trend setting private equity fund to be invested in local and Botswana linked businesses.
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 18:00 pm
Defending league champions, Township Rollers and 2014 Mascom Top 8 winners, BDF XI have a similar mission to accomplish this weekend as they attempt to reverse first leg ...
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 18:00 pm
On display at Lalonde Art Gallery are several monoprints exhibited by local artist, Ann Gollifer.
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Fri 27 Feb 2015, 18:00 pm
When a drought was last declared in 2013, the urbanites among the 500,000 or so residents of Greater Gaborone blithely went on with their lives, while their rural contemp...
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 17:31 pm
FRANCISTOWN: As the water crisis continues to bite because of dwindling water levels at Gaborone Dam, resulting in unprecedented thirst in Greater Gaborone, the debate fo...
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 17:30 pm
JOHANNESBURG: Survival International has called on the United for Wildlife (UFW) an organisation that was founded by the British royals Prince William and his brother Pri...
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 17:26 pm
MAUN: United States of America (USA) ambassador to Botswana, Earl Miller, visited participants of a project that trains young children on conflict resolutions within thei...
Business
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 18:00 pm
Capital Management Botswana (CMB) is targeting to raise up to P2 billion under a trend setting private equity fund to be invested in local and Botswana linked businesses.
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 15:57 pm
With the local demand for petroleum products currently standing at 1.2 billion litres per annum, the newly established Botswana Oil is musing on setting up a scalable pla...
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 15:52 pm
Botswana Power Corporation (BPC) has bought the 70 MW Matshelagabedi diesel power plant. BPC has been renting the plant from APR energy since 2009, under a five-year con...
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 15:41 pm
The Botswana Unified Revenue Service (BURS) has embarked on a process to amend the Customs and Excise Duty Act with a view to lower costs associated with import and expor...
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Fri 27 Feb 2015, 18:00 pm
Defending league champions, Township Rollers and 2014 Mascom Top 8 winners, BDF XI have a similar mission to accomplish this weekend as they attempt to reverse first leg ...
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 17:02 pm
Township Rollers coach, Madinda Ndlovu has said that his team is ready to overturn the result against Kaizer Chiefs in the CAF Champions League encounter scheduled for th...
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 16:56 pm
The national Under-23 team coach, Gaoletlhoo ‘Ronaldo’ Nkutlwisang has denied reports of discontent within the side over unpaid allowances.
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 16:47 pm
BDF XI is ready to overcome Young Africans of Tanzania when the two meet tonight in a CAF Confederation Cup preliminary round second leg encounter at the New Lobatse Spor...
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Fri 27 Feb 2015, 18:00 pm
On display at Lalonde Art Gallery are several monoprints exhibited by local artist, Ann Gollifer.
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 13:37 pm
The month of February certainly had the big screen dominated by quite a number of different drama releases such as war films in Fury, biography pictures in Selma as well ...
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 13:32 pm
Award-winning artist Akanyang Doris Ntshingane’s resourcefulness will come to the fore at an exhibition she co-hosts with fellow painter Batshwanetse Kebalepile at Sanita...
Thu 26 Feb 2015, 16:09 pm
PALAPYE: After going through challenges, the Botswana International University of Sciences and Technology (BIUST) students will at last enjoy their stay there and unwind ...
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Fri 27 Feb 2015, 14:08 pm
The Ministry of Health wishes to react to a news article that appeared in Mmegi Newspaper (20 February, 2015) captured as follows: Even before the Ministry of Health (MoH...
Wed 25 Feb 2015, 10:39 am
The Botswana National Front (BNF) through its Information and Publicity Secretariat and the Foreign Affairs Desk, will this year mark the the 11th Israeli Apartheid Week ...
Fri 20 Feb 2015, 18:00 pm
For the diamond-cutting industry in Botswana, the news last week could hardly have been much worse. In January, the press reported that diamond cutters MotiGanz and Leo S...
Fri 20 Feb 2015, 16:10 pm
The Botswana Congress Party demands that the Minister of Lands and Housing fully answers the question; “Who owns the diseta island and how it was allocated”?It is in the...
Features
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 17:12 pm
A liberal non-conformist and a firm defender of natural justice, Judge Key Dingake is among the luminaries of Botswana’s judicial system. Veteran journalist, METHAETSILE ...
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 15:02 pm
MASUNGA: North East District (NED) councillors are bemoaning a shortage of water in their area despite having a dam, which is currently 95 percent full, the highest level...
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 14:57 pm
Mmadinare is the home village of a 100 million cubic metre water body that is presently pumping 60 million litres a day to the Greater Gaborone area.
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 14:52 pm
For organisations such as Botswana Counselling Association that deal with offering counselling to people and doing referrals, issues of rape that go unreported are of gre...
World
Tue 24 Feb 2015, 18:00 pm
Documents show South African and Ethiopian agencies in crisis, suspected Sudan, amid reported 2012 plot to kill AU chief, reports by Al Jazeera
Mon 23 Feb 2015, 16:33 pm
Secret documents, leaked from numerous intelligence agencies, offer rare insights into the interactions between spies.
Sun 22 Feb 2015, 07:00 am
President Jacob Zuma's controversial wife Nompumelelo Ntuli-Zuma has been banned from his Nkandla home following sensational claims of a plot to poison the president, rep...
Fri 20 Feb 2015, 07:00 am
International row likely after revelations of breach that could have given NSA and GCHQ the power to monitor a large portion of world’s cellular communications.
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