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2017-04-21 Preserve Indigenous Crops - Autlwetse
[Botswana Daily News] Serule -The Assistant Minister of Agricultural Development and Food Security Mr Kgotla Autlwetse has called on farmers to retrace their steps and start planting indigenous field crops alongside open pollinated and hybrid ones.

2017-04-21 Soccer - Sharps, Modipane Meet in Crucial Encounter
[Botswana Daily News] Goodhope -Sharps Shooting Stars and Modipane United meet in a crucial Debswana First Division South match at Sharps ground on Saturday.

2017-04-21 Team Botswana Confident
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Thomas A Robinson National Stadium in Nassau will be the venue to be on Sunday when the Botswana relay teams take to the track.

2017-04-20 Botswana Africa's Most Attractive Investment Destination
[CAJ News] Gaborone -BOTSWANA is the most attractive economy for investments flowing into the African continent. This is according to the latest Africa Investment Index 2016 by Quantum Global's independent research arm, Quantum Global Research Lab. According to the Index, Botswana scores highly based on a range of factors that include improved credit rating, current account ratio, import cover and ease of doing business. Morocco was ranked second on the Index based on its increasing solid economic growth, strategic geographic

2017-04-20 Tshireletso Meets UNAIDS Delegation
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The introduction of the Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission (PMTCT) programme has reduced by 96 per cent the number of children born by HIV positive mothers who are HIV negative.

2017-04-20 Top Athletes Descend On Gaborone
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Top athletes from around the world will convene in Gaborone to compete in the Gaborone International Meet on April 29.

2017-04-19 Water Supply Remains Challenge
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Besides recording bumper rainfall throughout the country recently, Water Utilities Corporation (WUC) water supply is faced with challenges.

2017-04-18 Respect My VP! President Khama Warns Brother
[The Patriot] President Ian Khama is said to have finally reigned over his younger brother Tshekedi Khama, demanding that he stops his negative public utterances against Government and Vice President Mokgweetsi Masisi. Recently, President Khama is said to have called a family meeting at Ruretse farm in the outskirts of Gaborone where he is said to have raised concern that the continued negative public comments by Tshekedi Khama was giving the opposition a lee way and polarising the ruling party.

2017-04-18 Former Presidents May Find Employment After Retirement
[Botswana Daily News] Matlhakola -The Member of Parliament for Moshupa/Manyana constituency, Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi says former heads of state may find employment anywhere they choose.

2017-04-13 Martial Arts - Kofukan Scoops Medals in France
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Five athletes from the Botswana Kofukan Federation (BKF) returned home on April 11 from the annual Kofukan International Championship held in Paris, France.

2017-04-13 Athletics - Amos Not Part of Relay Team to Bahamas
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The 800 metres specialist, Nijel Amos, will not be part of the team that will will represent Botswana at the IAAF/BTC World Relays that will be held at the Thomas A Robinson National Stadium in Nassau, Bahamas from April 22-23.

2017-04-12 Kenya Draw Botswana, Angola in Kitwe

2017-04-10 The Cost of Education Unrealistic - VP
[Botswana Daily News] Tutume -Vice President, Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi says the cost of many education projects were unrealistic to the extent that it led to challenges faced by the system such as shortage of classrooms.

2017-04-07 Inadequate Funding Cripples Ministry
[Botswana Daily News] Maun -Inadequate budget has hindered the ministry of Environment, Natural Resources, Conservation and Tourism to compensate the communities for problem animal cases recorded in Ngamiland district.

2017-04-06 George W. Bush Praises Nation for HIV/Aids Fight
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Former US President, Mr George W. Bush has applauded Botswana for being a leader in helping its people deal with HIV/AIDS and cervical cancer.

2017-04-07 Khama Meets Mantashe
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama yesterday hosted African National Congress (ANC) Secretary General, Mr Gwede Mantashe in his capacity as the leader of the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP)

2017-04-06 Botswana Tremor Felt in Zambezi Region
[Namibian] PANIC and fear gripped the Zambezi region after people felt the tremor from the earthquake that hit Botswana at around 19h40 on Monday night.

2017-04-07 BNF Are Cry-Babies - Mantashe
[The Patriot] The Secretary General of the South Africa's ruling party - the African National Congress (ANC) - Gwede Mantashe has accused Botswana National Front (BNF) of always complaining when they visit Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) leadership.

2017-04-06 Batswana Must Venture Into Tourism - Minister
[Botswana Daily News] Maun -The introduction of land bank is meant to ensure Batswana venture into tourism industry, says Minister of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism, Mr Tshekedi Khama.

2017-04-06 SDGs Bold Global Agenda - Batshu
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Adoption of the 2030 Agenda and Sustainable Development Goals set out a bold global agenda aimed at responding to the highly volatile and unpredictable challenges that confront humanity today.

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