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Gifted African students immersing in Muncie culture
Wearing a red Ball State University hooded sweatshirt and with her long braids put back in a ponytail, Louise Mandumbwa greeted drivers with a girlish smile and boxes of food Wednesday morning in the former BorgWarner parking lot.
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Sun Apr 13, 2014
In memory of principled struggle hero
Chris Hani had been in jail for months in Gaborone when he finally got to live as part of the family again.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Tilodi Safari Lodge
Fall in love with Botswana and visit Tilodi Safari Lodge. Tilodi Safari Lodge features 10 stylish luxury tents, all with extensive living areas, overlooking the Kasane Forest Reserve.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Amissah-Arthur Praises Former Botswana President
Vice President Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur has praised the former President of Botswana Festus Gontebanye Mogae for excellent leadership, saying his life should be an example to many in politics today.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
1548km for a good cause - face down
An elderly one-legged paraplegic has successfully ridden a vintage motorcycle from Botswana to Cape Town, lying on his stomach.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Botswana's Khama sacks Zim magistrate
Botswana President Ian Khama has reportedly sacked a Zimbabwean national who was a magistrate at one of the country's courts after he refused to be transferred to another court.
Comelec commissioner, envoys take oath before PNoy
President Benigno Aquino III has sworn into office Comelec Commissioner Luie Tito Guia, several Philippine envoys and other Palace executives.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Bob Diamond's Atlas Mara to Buy Stake in Rwandan Lender
Robert Diamond , former head of Barclays Plc , has agreed to buy a stake in state-owned Development Bank of Rwanda through his new financial-services venture Atlas Mara Co-Nvest Ltd. The partnership will help Atlas Mara build "a leading African financial services group," Diamond said in a joint statement with Rwanda's Ministry of Finance and ... (more)
Tue Apr 01, 2014
MT Shortwave Central
A sampling from hobbyist shortwave monitoring All times UTC/ frequency in kHz // parallel frequency * Sign-on / Sign-off * English unless otherwise indicated Logs completed prior to summer schedule changes on 30 March, and edited for clarity Australia 15400, Radio Station HCJB via Kununurra 1046.
Pangolin Diamonds Updates Exploration Work
Pangolin Diamonds Corp. wishes to provide an update of its exploration activities in Botswana at its 100% owned projects.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Botswana Diamonds Narrows Operating Loss 21%
Botswana Diamonds plc reported a comprehensive loss of $370,000 for the six months that ended on December 31, down from a loss of $470,000 one year earlier.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Botswana Diamond Completes Initial Fieldwork at PL 117
Botswana Diamonds completed its initial fieldwork at the prospecting license PL 117/2011 in the Orapa region of Botswana and which it shares with joint venture partner ALROSA.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
FIFA conducts management course in Botswana - Indiatalkies.com
Gaborone, March 25: The world football governing body FIFA Monday opened a management and administration course in Botswana as a way of improving the level of the game in the country through commercialisation.
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Namibia, Botswana Sign Agreement For Trans-Kalahari Rail Link
Namibia has signed an agreement with Botswana, its landlocked neighbour to the west, to develop the Trans-Kalahari Corridor rail link which will connect Botswana to Namibia's Atlantic port of Walvis Bay.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
Tsodilo Resources Limited Annual General Meeting Results
Toronto, Ontario CANADA, March 21, 2014 /FSC/ - Tsodilo Resources Limited is pleased to announce that at its Annual General Meeting of shareholders held on March 21, 2014, the following directors were elected: James M. Bruchs, Thomas S. Bruington, David J. Cushing, Michiel C.J. de Wit, Jonathan R. Kelafant and Patrick C. McGinley.
Wed Mar 19, 2014
Botswana: Govt Must Provide HIV Treatment to All Prisoners
In another important legal victory for human rights in Botswana, the High Court in Gaborone yesterday ordered the government to provide HIV treatment to all non-citizen prisoners.