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The Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority (BOCRA) has warned the country's Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) to roll out approved new retail tariffs, scheduled for adjustment over two phases during the coming year or face heavy fines.
The Botswana Ministry of Mineral Resources, Green technology and Energy Security (formerly the Ministry of minerals, Energy and Water Resources) has endorsed Electra Mining Botswana again this year. Support has also been given by the Botswana ...
Gaborone - In an effort to aid football development and to raise funds, the Joy Foundation is to host a four team tournament on 29 July in Francistown for the Joy Foundation Academy for boys between the ages 7-18.
Gaborone - The chairperson of the board of directors of Barclays Bank Botswana has announced plans to step down from the chairmanship of the bank and retire from the board at the end of this month.
Gaborone - President Ian Khama this week said that Botswana is going ahead with procurement of Gripen fighter jets dismissing calls to halt multi procurement ...
Vice President, Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi and his team arrived back on Friday from a Southern African Customs Union (SACU) summit of Head of States and ...
Gaborone - Under 21 national team assistant coach, Kagisano Mawela says the team is ready for the Netball World youth Cup to be hosted by Botswana next month. She said in an interview that they had prepared well for the competition in Australia and ...
Part of the interchange that the Chinese firm, China Railway Seventh Group (CRSG) Botswana (Pty) Ltd has constructed. The interchange, popularly known here ...
Botswana people celebrate Masire's life. Monday 26 June 2017 20:55. Tsholofelo Mathibedi. Sir Ketumile Masire passed away on Thursday at a private hospital in Gaborone after undergoing surgery.
GABORONE, June 25 (Xinhua) -- The first "spaghetti road" constructed in Botswana will reduce traffic congestion in the city of Francistown, a Botswana senior ...
A former Nigerian president, Olusegun Obasanjo, on Saturday commiserated with the people of Botswana on the passing of Quett Masire, former President of ...
satellite images commissioned by the INK Centre for Investigative Journalism support allegations by military sources that Botswana Defence Force (BDF) personnel are based at President Ian Khama's private holiday home in Mosu in central Botswana - and ...
Ketumile Masire, a cattle herder turned statesman who, as president of Botswana from 1980 to 1998, helped solidify his country's standing as one of the most richly thriving nations in Africa, died June 22 at a hospital in the capital city of Gaborone ...
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London-BASED Project Volunteer, a charity that takes volunteers out to Botswana each year to engage with the children of three orphanages and help develop their resources, has announced its first ever 'Bootcamp Challenge', which will take place in ...
Sweden has played a critical role in Botswana's development trajectory, particularly in rural development, it notes. The visit serves to deepen bilateral cooperation in critical areas which includes human resource development, poverty eradication ...
Bulawayo giants Highlanders and Harare's Dynamos have been invited to a four-team tournament to be held next month at Francistown sports Complex, Botswana. The Supa Power Cup which will feature former Botswana champions Mochudi Centre ...
Gaborone - A delegation from Fujian Medical University of China paid a courtesy call on the University of Botswana (UB) acting vice chancellor, Professor Kgomotso Moahi on Tuesday to discuss progress made in the implementation of a Memorandum of ...
Gaborone - Puma Energy Botswana has announced that they will be the driving force behind Team Ford at the upcoming Toyota 1000km Desert Race.
Former President of Botswana, Sir Ketumile Masire has died at the age of 91, the government of Botswana announced a few hours ago declaring a 3-day national mourning.
The two teams jetted in at 3.10am aboard Ethiopian airlines and are accommodated at Eureka Place Hotel in Ntinda. Botswana and Zimbabwe are expected today for the six-nation competition, according to Uganda Netball Federation (UNF) General ...
While the fact that Patrick Van Rensburg came to Botswana as a South African political exile is generally well known, what is perhaps more obscure, is the ...
The immaculate printing facility, which is the only one of its kind in Botswana, uses leading edge Taiwanese and American technology known to be among the best in the world.
Assistant Minister of Basic education Moiseraele Goya says the relationship between Botswana Integrated sports Association (BISA) and COPA Coca-Cola ...
GABORONE, June 23 (Reuters) - Botswana's former president Ketumile Masire, an instrumental figure in establishing the southern African country's image as a stable African democracy, has died, his aide said on Friday.
Botswana has sent a strong team to the third edition of Africa Union sports Council (AUSC) Region V and Confederation of Southern African National Olympic ...
FILE -- In this Oct. 19, 2009, file photo, former Botswana President Ketumile Masire attends a news conference in London. Authorities in Botswana say Masire died Thursday, June 22 , 2017 at the age of 91 in the country's capital Gabarone after an illness.
GABORONE, June 22 (Reuters) - State-owned firm Botswana Oil (BOL) has issued a tender seeking investors to build a coal to liquid (CTL) plant for production ...
David Mounde, who's running the campaign, said: "Rugby's very popular in Botswana. The kids out there love the game, but they play in t-shirts and flimsy shorts that are instantly torn - which is why the club is so keen to support them.
Gaborone - The team that will take on the world at the Netball World youth Cup scheduled for the University of Botswana next month has been announced.
government has been working on strengthening legal framework with the view of attracting investment and facilitating the ease of doing business in Botswana.
Francistown - While the exit of Botswana's senior national team coach, Peter Butler has elicited mixed reactions amongst football lovers, it might just be a blessing in disguise for some of the youngsters the Briton used to work with during his stay ...
Giving a keynote address at the launch of the new Botswana Accountancy College (BAC) Master of arts (MA) in procurement and logistics management, Mr Carter Morupisi said human capital development was a key requirement for successful industries in ...
Gaborone - Botswana is likely to face challenges if South Africa's fiscal strength continues to weaken, says permanent secretary in the Ministry of finance and Economic Development, Mr Solomon Sekwakwa.
Molepolole - Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (LDS) Botswana in conjunction with the Ministry of Health and Wellness, has embarked on some life-saving programmes to help mothers and their babies survive during birth.
The community project included visits to the SOS children's Village, the Mochudi Blind Centre and a variety of local schools and clubs.
Tlou Energy Limited says it has started generating electricity from coal bed methane (CBM), a first for Botswana where power has traditionally been sourced from ...
In 2013 five representatives from Bristol City Community Trust, embarked on a week long trip to Botswana to carry out community based work.
Gaborone - Bokamoso Private hospital has sponsored Botswana Netball Association (BONA) with P1 million for Netball World youth Cup (NWYC) scheduled for July 2017.
Acting President, Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi has handed over a minibus donated by Car Wings Company to Bikwe residents to transport pupils in the village.
Gaborone - Four premier league team will compete in the Gaborone City Mayor's cup to be staged on July 22 at the National Stadium.
Etsha 13 - Assistant Minister for Presidential Affairs, governance and Public Administration has implored beneficiaries of poverty eradication projects in Etsha 6 and Etsha 13 to take care of their projects.
Gaborone - Outgoing Ambassador of Germany, Mr Rolf Ulrich says he has enjoyed his four-year stay in the country, as he was able to visit the four corners of Botswana. Speaking at his farewell reception at Avani Hotel in Gaborone on Monday, Mr Ulrich ...
The former President Sir Ketumile Masire remains in Intensive Care Unit at Bokamoso Private hospital days after he underwent a surgery.
"This is the first power generated from CBM in the country and this achievement reinforces our view that CBM Gas-to-Power is achievable in Botswana using gas from the Lesedi Project. CBM gas is a cheaper and cleaner alternative to diesel generation and ...
1. The Botswana Federation of Public Sector Unions ("BOFEPUSU") is a federation of trade unions registered in terms of the laws of Botswana, to which four out ...
Botswana-focussed coalbed methane (CBM) power generation developer Tlou Energy announced on Tuesday that it generated its first power from CBM at its field in Botswana following the installation of a gas generator at the Selemo project area.
Kavimba - A fully furnished reception classroom was last week handed over to Kavimba Primary school, courtesy of the Japanese Embassy.
Gilby added: "This is the first power generated from CBM in the country and this achievement reinforces our view that CBM Gas-to-Power is achievable in Botswana using gas from the Lesedi Project. "CBM gas is a cheaper and cleaner alternative to diesel ...
The Agency has noted Botswana's increasing rejection and detention of asylum seekers as well as stringent encampment protocols for those allowed in.


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