Botswana Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Botswana: 'SADC Gender Protocol Signing Commendable'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    Botswana Democratic Party Women's Wing has expressed gratitude at government's decision to sign the SADC Gender Protocol following the review of the protocol. "We are very excited, grateful and happy, as the Women's Wing committee, that government has taken a position to go and sign the SADC Gender Protocol," BDP Women's Wing chairperson, Ms Dorcas Makgato said.

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  2. A small African country with a powerful voiceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Stanford

    The recent film "A United Kingdom" tells the story of Botswana's maverick first president who defied convention and caused an international scandal by marrying a British woman he met as a law student at Oxford. Seretse Khama , who went on to become a revered figure, set the tone for the country's progressive policies, which I glimpsed while on a recent visit to the small southern African nation.

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  3. Dalai Lama to discuss Botho/Ubuntu during a three-day public...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | World News Report

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, VIRGINIA, UNITED STATES, May 3, 2017 / EINPresswire.com / -- His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama will visit Botswana in August to participate as an honorary guest at a public conference hosted by the Mind & Life Institute. The Government of Botswana has opened its doors to the Dalai Lama's participation in this conference, taking place at the new Indoor Sports Centre on the campus of the University of Botswana in Gaborone, 17 - 19 August.

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  4. S&P: Botswana Vulnerable to Weak Diamond MarketRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2017 | Diamonds.net

    Standard & Poor's maintained its negative outlook for Botswana last week due to the country's continued reliance on the diamond sector. While diamonds account for approximately 80% of Botswana's total exports and about one-third of its gross domestic product, the economy remains vulnerable to a weak performance in the sector, the financial-services company said Friday.

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  5. South Africa: Zimbabwean Whiz Kid Saurombe Earns PhD At 23Read the original story

    Apr 30, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    ... staff in a South African Higher Education Institution." Dr Saurombe started school at the age of four in Gaborone' Botswana. When she was in Grade Three her teacher promoted her to Grade Four after the first school term. "My parents had to explain ...

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  6. S&P: Botswana Vulnerable to Weak Diamond MarketRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2017 | Diamonds.net

    Standard & Poor's maintained its negative outlook for Botswana last week due to the country's continued reliance on the diamond sector. While diamonds account for approximately 80% of Botswana's total exports and about one-third of its gross domestic product, the economy remains vulnerable to a weak performance in the sector, the financial-services company said Friday.

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  7. Integrating Information and Communication Technology in English...Read the original story

    Apr 30, 2017 | Ijedict.dec.uwi.edu

    The paper discusses how Information and Communication Technology could be integrated in the teaching of English Language in Botswana Junior Secondary Schools. It does so by exploring opportunities and challenges faced by teachers of English Language and the students they teach.

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  8. Alrosa Gets New Botswana Exploration PermitsRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2017 | Diamonds.net

    The Botswana government has awarded six new prospecting licenses to Sunland Minerals, a diamond exploration partnership between Alrosa and Botswana Diamonds. The licenses are valid until March 2020, with four of them covering 3,135 square kilometers in the Central Kalahari Game Reserve, near Gem Diamonds' Ghaghoo mine, Botswana Diamonds said Tuesday.

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  9. Stanbic Bank supports UDS leadership lecturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | GhanaWeb

    ... by former President of the Republic of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo. The former President of the Republic of Botswana, Mr Festus Mogae, delivered the 2014 edition, with former President of the Republic of Mozambique, Mr Joachim Chissano, ...

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  10. Norilsk Nickel Issues Notice of Legal Proceedings Against Government of BotswanaRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2017 | World News Report

    MMC Norilsk Nickel Group has served notice that it intends to commence legal proceedings in Botswana against the Government of Botswana in respect of its involvement in the reckless trading of BCL Limited and BCL Investments Proprietary Limited , with a view of recovering the USD 271 million plus damages and other costs that are owed to Norilsk Nickel in relation to the sale of a 50% interest in the Nkomati mine in South Africa and the USD 6.4 million that are owed to Norilsk Nickel in relation to the sale of the Tati mine in Botswana. The Government of Botswana is the ultimate shareholder of BCL through its corporate vehicle MDCB.

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  11. Botswana soccer player Tiro dies after trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | Iol.co.za

    It is with deep grief and sorrow that we announce the passing away of our player, Gofaone 'The President' Tiro today . He was rushed to the nearest medical facility, but was declared dead on arrival," the club said in a statement.

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  12. Norilsk Nickel to open legal proceedings over Nkomati mine dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | Live Charts

    Norilsk Nickel Group says it has served notice that it intends to open legal proceedings in Botswana against that country's government in relation to the sale of a 50% interest in the Nkomati mine in South Africa. The company alleged the Botswana government was involved in the reckless trading of BCL Ltd and BCL Investments Proprietary Ltd .

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  13. Stanbic Bank sponsors Fifth Edition of Africa Leadership lecturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | GhanaWeb

    ... Olusegun Obasanjo, former president of the Republic of Nigeria, Festus Mogae, former president of the Republic of Botswana delivered 2014 edition with Joachim Chissano, former president of the Republic of Mozambique delivering the third edition. ...

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  14. Stanbic Bank supports UDS special congregation and leadership lecturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | GhanaWeb

    ... Olusegun Obasanjo, former president of the Republic of Nigeria, Festus Mogae, former president of the Republic of Botswana delivered 2014 edition with Joachim Chissano, former president of the Republic of Mozambique delivering the third edition. The ...

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  15. Alrosa Gets New Botswana PermitsRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2017 | Diamonds.net

    The Botswana government has awarded six new prospecting licenses to Sunland Minerals, a diamond exploration partnership between Alrosa and Botswana Diamonds. The licenses are valid until March 2020, with four of them covering 3,135 square kilometers in the Central Kalahari Game Reserve, near Gem Diamonds' Ghaghoo mine, Botswana Diamonds said Tuesday.

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  16. Botswana Diamonds venture awarded six new prospecting licensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Live Charts

    Diamond explorer Botswana Diamonds announced the award of six new prospecting licenses in Botswana to Sunland Minerals on Tuesday -the company's joint venture with Alrosa. The AIM-traded firm said the prospecting licenses were issued for a period of three years ending on 30 March 2020.

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  17. Botswana: Botswana to Continue With EU CooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    Botswana is due to continue benefiting from cooperation with the European Union despite uncertainty from the United Kingdom's decision to exit the European common market. In an interview on the sidelines of the Botswana heads of missions conference in Gaborone recently, the Ambassador to Belgium and the European Union, Mr Samuel Outlule said the country's trading agreements with the EU were still in effect, and that the legal aspects of British separation were still to be ascertained.

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  18. Northland Securities Reaffirms "Speculative Buy" Rating for Botswana Diamonds PLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2017 | IntersportsWire

    's stock had its "speculative buy" rating reissued by analysts at Northland Securities in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. Separately, Dowgate Capital reaffirmed a "buy" rating on shares of Botswana Diamonds PLC in a research report on Monday, February 6th.

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  19. Bright Prospect: Leila Thomas has been selected for Wales Under-21sRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | South Wales Argus

    GWENT'S Leila Thomas and Rebecca Baker have been included in the Wales Under-21s squad for this summer's Netball World Youth Cup. Blaenavon's Thomas and Cross Keys' Baker have been selected in the 12-strong group that will compete in Botswana in July after preparing in a Netball Europe competition in Aberdeen.

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  20. Botswana: Respect My VP! President Khama Warns BrotherRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    ... father's party which by that time was polarised by factions and had performed poorly at the 1994 elections where Botswana National Front (BNF) garnered 13 parliamentary seats. It is alleged that party elders advised him to wait a little longer ...

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