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2016-06-24 Netball Readies for World Cup Qualifiers
[New Era] Windhoek -Netball Namibia has completed the final selection of 12 netballers for the upcoming World Cup qualifiers, to be hosted by Botswana next month.

2016-06-24 Bafana Bafana Ready to Slaughter Zebras of Botswana
[SAFA] Bafana Bafana are eager to land the 2016 COSAFA Cup trophy when they meet the Zebras of Botswana on Saturday, 25 June 2016 at Sam Nujoma Stadium in a much-anticipated final.

2016-06-23 Baby Warriors Face Botswana Tomorrow
[New Era] Windhoek -The Baby Warriors - Namibia's Under-17 national team - will take on Botswana in the first round 1st leg match of the 2017 CAF Under-17 African Cup of Nations tomorrow in a curtain-raiser at 14h00, ahead of the Cosafa Castle Cup Plate final at Sam Nujoma Stadium.

2016-06-23 Athletes to Don Nike Apparel
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -After spending almost three years without a technical sponsor, Botswana Athletics Association (BAA) has finally signed a five year deal with Nike with an option to increase by another year.

2016-06-23 100 Days to Go
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -With the country set to celebrate 50 years of independence on September 30, Minister of Youth, Sport and Culture has announced that government broadcast media would from September 1 play only local content.

2016-06-23 Botswana Continues to Support Refugees
[Botswana Daily News] Dukwi -With close to 3 000 refugees and asylum seekers still in Botswana, the government continues to make sure that their needs are catered for.

2016-06-23 Govt Respects Constitutional Provisions
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Government respects the Constitution and any other legislation, therefore it would never undermine any institution that was set up by principles of governance.

2016-06-23 No Favouritism in ESP Jobs
[Botswana Daily News] Kasane -The minister of Infrastructure, Science and Technology, Mr Nonofo Molefhi, says contractors will not be favoured based on locality when bidding for Economic Stimulus Programme (ESP) jobs.

2016-06-23 Miss Botswana Top 30 for Boot Camp
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Thirty beauties aspiring for the Miss Botswana crown will go into boot camp on June 24, at Avani Gaborone Hotel where they will undergo rigorous coaching.

2016-06-23 Selebo Sub Region Awards Teachers, Students
[Botswana Daily News] Selebi Phikwe -Selebi Phikwe Bobirwa (SELEBO) sub region recently awarded teachers and students who excelled in the 2015 final examinations to appreciate their efforts and motivate them.

2016-06-23 KDC Engages Contractors
[Botswana Daily News] Mochudi -Kgatleng District Council chairperson Mr Mpho Morolong said they have engaged refuse contractors who started their work in June this year.

2016-06-23 Bofepusu Wants Mascom CEO Sacked
[The Patriot] In a strong-worded letter to the Chairman of Mascom Board of Directors, BOFEPUSU deputy Secretary General Ketlhalefile Motshegwa has called for the sacking of Mascom CEO Jose Vieira Couceira accusing him of presiding over 'victimisation, persecution and discrimination of employees who have unionised at Mascom'. "Public servants whom we also represent cannot have their funds at BPOPF (majority shareholder at Mascom) being used to finance unethical trading and pay salaries of management who is hell bent on t

2016-06-23 South Africa to Face Botswana in Cosafa Castle Cup Final!
[CAF] South Africa and Botswana will play in the final of the 2016 COSAFA Castle Cup after both came through contrasting semifinals at the Sam Nujoma Stadium in Windhoek, Namibia on Wednesday.

2016-06-23 Official Calls for Introduction of Cabs in Serowe
[Botswana Daily News] Serowe -Alcohol and substance abuse campaign coordinator for Serowe region, Ms Malebogo Motsokono, has appealed to transport operators to consider introducing cabs in Serowe.

2016-06-23 Morolong Urges Men to Respect Women
[Botswana Daily News] Mochudi -Kgatleng District Council chairperson, Mr Mpho Morolong, has appealed to men to recognise women and the girl child as human beings, who need to be respected, protected and treated with dignity.

2016-06-23 Orange Foundation Sponsors Women Expo
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Orange Foundation will sponsor the National Women's Expo with P500 000 for a third year running.

2016-06-23 Malema Bids Motlhabaneng Farewell
[Botswana Daily News] Bobonong -Kgosi Mmirwa Malema of Bobonong has described Babirwa as a tribe with rich history.

2016-06-23 Magistrate Denies Two Zimbabwean Men Bail
[Botswana Daily News] Lobatse -Lobatse chief magistrate, Mr Mareledi Dipate has denied two Zimbabwean nationals bail after it was established that they resided in the country illegally.

2016-06-23 Grand Palm Donates to Gamodubo Childcare
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Grand Palm hotel casino conversion resort donated P10 000 to Gamodubu Childcare Trust recently.

2016-06-23 Dikgosi Pass Bill to Increase MPs
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Members of Ntlo Ya Dikgosi on June 21, passed a Constitutional Amendment Bill No. 3 of 2016 which seek to increase the current number of Specially Elected Member of Parliament from four to six.

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