New system wreaks havoc at UB

Trying times: Students mill about, confused as to the way forward. PIC KEBOFHE MATHE
Trying times: Students mill about, confused as to the way forward. PIC KEBOFHE MATHE

Glitches within a new IT platform designed to reduce queues at the University of Botswana, have brought fresh chaos for students as the semester begins, with delays in the release of 2014 results and late supplementary exams.

Gremlins within the integrated Enterprise Resource Planning (iERP) at the University of Botswana (UB) have led to the delays in the release of the results of the 2014 second semester and supplementary exams.

Even as students battled to access their results, classes resumed at the University on Monday, leaving many in the lurch. Some students were also unable to sign up for courses as the self-registration system within the iERP malfunctioned.

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Something ought to be done about deadly A3 Road

The accident which happened near Marapong village comes after yet another horrific accident which claimed 16 lives in July last year near Hubona. These stats don’t include other accidents where fatalities were not as many as the two.While several factors may have contributed to the two accidents and many others, many believe the biggest with that road is the bad state that the road is in. Unconfirmed reports in the most recent accident state...

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