Khama Appreciates Donors
[Botswana Daily News] Mahalapye -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama has commended donors for supporting the Presidential Housing Appeal (PHA). Officiating in Mahalapye at the handing over of the initiative's 800th house yesterday, President Khama said it was touching to witness the impact of the acts of benevolence from donors on the lives of fellow citizens.
Veterinary Services Urges Farmers to Vaccinate Flocks
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -A press release from the Department of Veterinary Services in the Ministry of Agricultural Development and Food Security informs the public that an investigation into deaths of doves that were reported in parts of the Central District has been completed.
1-2-4 Service to Bridge Gap
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Technology in the health sector is critical because it bridges the communication gap, and ensures that everyone is reached via mobile phones anytime, says Minister of Health and Wellness, Ms Dorcas Makgato.
Morolong Urges Residents to Help Grow Economy
[Botswana Daily News] Mochudi -Kgatleng residents have been urged to partake in business ventures and help grow the economy of the country thereby helping in developing their district.
Balopi Urges BDP Youth to Remain Relevant
[Botswana Daily News] Bobonong -Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) secretary general, Mr Mpho Balopi has implored the organisation's youth to remain relevant and competitive to dynamic forces.
Soccer - Tafic Rue Missed Chances
[Botswana Daily News] Francistowm -Tafic Football Club have only themselves to blame for failing to capitalise on a directionless Gilport Lions and collect maximum points in a BTC premiership encounter at the Francistown Old Stadium on Saturday.
Softball - Coach Eyes Reinforcements
[Botswana Daily News] Gaboron -Major Bobby Khupe says he is searching for two more players to reinforce the women's national team before going to the 2018 Women's Softball World Championships in August.
Ministry of Basic Education Aims to Produce 21st Century Students
[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Ministry of Basic Education recently hosted a national teaching and learning symposium in Francistown which was geared towards producing 21st century students.
CUCSA President Gives Botswana Thumbs Up
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Confederation of University and Colleges Sports Associations (CUCSA) president Ben Naobeb said he was confident that Botswana would deliver world class Games in June
Trade Promotion Body Sign MOU in Botswana
[The Herald] The national trade development and promotion body, ZimTrade, last week signed a MoU with Botswana Investment and Trade Centre (BITC) during the Zimbabwe-Botswana Business Forum held in Gaborone last week.
Zimbabwe, Botswana Set to Sign Diamond Deal - Report
[News24Wire] Zimbabwe is reportedly set to sign a diamond processing deal with Botswana within the next three months, after President Emmerson Mnangagwa met with his counterpart, President Ian Khama, this week in Gaborone.
Mnangagwa's Botswana Trip Bears Fruits
[The Herald] President Mnangagwa's working visit to Botswana could bear early fruits after the Zimbabwean business delegation that accompanied the President was offered opportunities to export agricultural produce to that country. The mineral rich country imports the bulk of its food requirements, shipping in an estimated $500 million annually worth of agricultural produce from the Sadc region, especially South Africa.
Khama True Servant - Kgosi Puso
[Botswana Daily News] Tlokweng -Ntlo ya Dikgosi chairperson and Batlokwa kgosi kgolo, Kgosi Puso has described President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama as a true servant who executed his duties with dedication.
Poor Work Ethics Cripple Productivity
[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Poor work ethics has been identified as a leading factor in the lack of productivity.
'Bio-Diversity Important to Economy'
[Botswana Daily News] Maun -Deputy permanent secretary in the Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism, Mr Thabang Botsoma says biodiversity and ecosystem are vital to the economy and development of Botswana.
President Back From Successful Botswana Trip
[The Herald] President Mnangagwa yesterday returned home from a two-day official visit to Botswana with Foreign Affairs and International Trade Minister Dr Lieutenant-General Sibusisio Moyo (Retired) describing the mission as highly successful after the two countries agreed to upgrade their cooperation to a Bi-National Commission.
Mnangagwa The Ideal Person to Lead, Says Botswana President
[The Herald] President Mnangagwa is the ideal person to lead Zimbabwe as he has the right vision to transform the country's economic fortunes, Botswana's President Seretse Khama Ian Khama has said. Addressing a luncheon he hosted for President Mnangagwa who is on his official State visit here, the Botswana leader showered praises on his counterpart, describing him as the representation of the wishes of the Zimbabwean people.
Rollers, Orapa Meet March 3
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Francistown will for the second time in a row host The Mascom Top 8 final.
Khama, Mnangagwa Fix Ruined Relations
[CAJ News] Gaborone -Zimbabwe and Botswana have set in motion processes poised to mend relations strained by the former's tainted human rights record under the leadership of the now deposed president, Robert Mugabe, over the past decade.
Women Financial Empowerment Key
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Ensuring that women become financially empowered and independent has been described as one way of boosting their confidence and thus enabling them to compete with their male counterparts for leadership positions.