North-East, Botswana Newswire

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  1. HIV-exposed children account for more than half of 24-month mortality in BotswanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BioMed Central

    The contribution of HIV-exposure to childhood mortality in a setting with widespread antiretroviral treatment availability has not been determined. From January 2012 to March 2013, mothers were enrolled within 48 h of delivery at 5 government postpartum wards in Botswana.

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  2. Botswana: Francistown to Produce Diesel Fom WasteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | AllAfrica.com

    Francistown City regional coordinator with Departmental Waste Management and Pollution Control Ms Keeletsang Lesaba has said Francistown City is aimed at recycling waste plastic to produce diesel. Ms Lesaba said all around the globe companies and individuals were starting to produce fuel from waste plastic, calling on the sity dwellers to stop polluting the environment with plastic, and start collecting all plastics suitable for this new fairly simple technology, a technology that was available now at Ghetto Plastoil.

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  3. President Kenyatta wraps up his visit to BotswanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    President Uhuru Kenyatta has wrapped up his three-day State visit to Botswana where he pushed for a review of regulations that limited business and employment opportunities between Kenya and the southern African country. The President, who arrived in Botswana on Monday morning, first held talks with his host, President Ian Khama, to discuss bilateral issues.

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  4. Botswana: Entrepreneurship Way to GoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | AllAfrica.com

    The school head of Setlalekgosi Junior Secondary School Mr Majaha Ndlovu has encouraged students to become entrepreneurs of the future by gaining more skills and reduce unemployment. Speaking at the sub-regional Best Business Exposure Junior Achievement Botswana fair in Francistown on June 26, Mr Ndlovu said JAB enabled youth to realise their dreams of becoming future businessmen and women.

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  5. Iguma ruled out of Comoros deciderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | New Vision

    As Uganda Cranes players resume training for their final AFCON 2017 qualifier match against Comoros in September, defender Dennis Iguma has been ruled out. The versatile player was cautioned in Cranes' previous match against Botswana in Francistown making it two bookings in the campaign so far.

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  6. Uganda: Coach Micho Calls for CalmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The 2-1 victory over Botswana in Francistown on Saturday left Uganda on the verge of making the Africa Cup of Nations finals for the first time in 39 years. Uganda still have to play Comoros at Namboole on September 3, which could move them to 13 points and, possibly, to Gabon.

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  7. Coach Micho calls for calmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Daily Monitor

    The 2-1 victory over Botswana in Francistown on Saturday left Uganda on the verge of making the Africa Cup of Nations finals for the first time in 39 years. Uganda still have to play Comoros at Namboole on September 3, which could move them to 13 points and, possibly, to Gabon.

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  8. Uganda/Botswana: Cranes Beat Botswana to Edge Closer to Afcon FinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Uganda brightened their chances of qualifying for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations with a 2-1 victory over hosts Botswana in Francistown on Saturday. Kizito Luwagga and Khalid Aucho scored the all-important goals for the Cranes while Onkabetsi Makgantai got Botswana's consolation.

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  9. Egypt and Senegal join Nations Cup qualifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    JOHANNESBURG,: Record winners Egypt ended their lengthy absence from the African Nations Cup after Mohamed Salah scored twice in a 2-0 victory in Tanzania on Saturday to ensure qualification for next year's finals. Senegal also booked their ticket for the competition in January, beating Burundi 2-0 to join Algeria, Cameroon and Morocco in Gabon.

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  10. Cranes beat Botswana to edge closer to Afcon finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Daily Monitor

    Uganda brightened their chances of qualifying for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations with a 2-1 victory over hosts Botswana in Francistown on Saturday. Kizito Luwagga and Khalid Aucho scored the all-important goals for the Cranes while Onkabetsi Makgantai got Botswana's consolation.

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  11. AFCON qualifier: Botswana 1 Uganda 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | New Vision

    Uganda moved to the top of Group D after beating Botswana in their penultimate group qualifier at the Francistown Stadium on Saturday . __________________________________ The Cranes are now three points clear of second-placed Burkina Faso who play on Sunday against bottom-placed Comoros.

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  12. Cranes count on good record over BotswanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Daily Monitor

    Kampala. Win and stay in, lose and it could all be over. Micho Sredojevic and his Uganda Cranes team will focus on the former when they confront Botswana this evening in the country's second largest city of Francistown.

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  13. Cranes should beat BotswanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Daily Monitor

    PREPARED. Cranes travelled one week ahead of schedule not only to acclimatise but also engaged Zimbabwe in a friendly that helped Micho do his homework.

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  14. Beat bot or burstRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Daily Monitor

    SOCCER. Cranes chances of a first Nations Cup appearance in decades hinge entirely on them conjuring up a result in Francistown.

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  15. Francistown adds to Cranes' hurdlesRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | Daily Monitor

    Uganda will be looking to scoring their first goal and keeping only their second clean sheet in four matches when they face Botswana in Francistown tomorrow. The Cranes fired blanks home and away against Burkina Faso in the 2017 Afcon qualifiers, with their latest outing a 2-0 friendly defeat to Zimbabwe.

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  16. Pangolin Diamonds to Drill Kimberlite Targets at Motloutse Diamond Project, BotswanaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Market Wire

    The AGA-01 drill target is an aeromagnetic and gravity anomaly associated with positive sub-angular kimberlite indicator minerals recovered at surface TORONTO, ONTARIO-- - Pangolin Diamonds Corp. is pleased to provide an update for the Company's wholly-owned Motloutse Diamond Project , located 150 km east of the Orapa Diamond Mine in Botswana. Several aeromagnetic anomalies have been selected for follow-up with soil sampling, ground magnetic and gravity surveys to identify kimberlite drill targets.

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  17. Afcon 2017: Cranes, Warriors coaches count on friendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Daily Monitor

    Next Tuesday's warm-up fixture between hosts Zimbabwe and Uganda will have the two teams in finer shape for their respective 2017 Nations Cup qualifiers, the countries coaches reckon. Uganda proceed to Botswana's second largest city, Francistown, for their Afcon encounter against the hosts due next Saturday after the clash with the Warriors while Zimbabwe host Malawi on the same weekend.

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  18. Uganda's Miya set for permanent Standard Liege moveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Umupira

    Ugandan international Farouk Miya is set to put pen to paper on a permanent three-year contract for Belgian outfit Standard Liege following an impressive loan spell since January. According to close sources to supersport.com, the Uganda under-23 captain who made his debut appearance on March 13 as a substitute in a 4-0 loss to Darwin Andrade has since convinced the club with impressive displays in the topflight Belgian division.

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  19. Zimbabwe: Airzim Boss' Murder - Gory Details EmergeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The International Police Organisation in Botswana has intensified investigations to ascertain the cause of death of Air Zimbabwe public relations executive Mrs Shingai Dhliwayo who was found dead in a bush in the neighbouring country. Mrs Dhliwayo's body was found tied onto a tree with both hands and legs also tied with a rope in a sitting position.

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  20. Aveng division wins Botswana contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Aveng Grinaker-LTA's mechanical and electrical engineering division, working in partnership with Aveng Botswana, has been selected as the preferred electrical and instrumentation contractor for the Letlhakane Mine tailings resource treatment plant project. Aveng Grinaker-LTA, an operating group of listed Aveng, did not disclose the value of the contract.

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