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2016-07-26 Zimbabwe's Illegal Immigrants Abused?
[The Herald] Botswana police and chiefs are allegedly brutalising Zimbabweans who enter that country illegally before deporting them. Presenting a report of the thematic committee on Peace and Security on the State of the Country's Borders in the Senate recently, the committee's chairperson, Senator Damian Mumvuri said Botswana officials harass illegal immigrants and assault foreigners before forcing them to walk long distances.

2016-07-26 Workers Get Protective Garmets
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Assistant Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Mr Frans Van Der Westhuizen says his ministry provides disposable gloves, masks and leather gloves to Ipelegeng workers for their safety and protection.

2016-07-26 Local Govt Ministry Faces Shortage of Vehicles
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Assistant Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Ms Botlogile Tshireletso says her ministry is faced with a shortage of vehicles.

2016-07-26 Moepeng Preaches Discipline
[Botswana Daily News] Maun -Employees under the Ministry for Presidential Affairs and Public Administration, have been urged to be exemplary and display acceptable behaviour in the workplace.

2016-07-26 Sankoyo Suspends Management
[Botswana Daily News] Maun -Six executive committee members of Sankoyo Bush Bucks have been suspended for failing to serve the club's interest as expected.

2016-07-26 Wasbo Donates to Bontleng VDC
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Women and Sports Botswana (WASBO) donated clothing items, house hold items and stationery to Bontleng Village Development Office (VDC) in Gaborone July 25.

2016-07-26 Early Development Way to Go
[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Ric Marape Football Academy hosted Gaborone-based Stanley Mwaanga Soccer Development and Consultant School on Saturday to share experiences and ideas on how to improve and develop young footballers.

2016-07-26 Bid-Rigging Workshop Today
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -A bid-rigging national workshop is scheduled for Gaborone today.

2016-07-26 Market Unreliability Gives Pheko Sleepless Nights
[Botswana Daily News] Goodhope -Thirty-three-year-old, Mr George Pheko says the lack of a reliable market for his herbs is giving him sleepless nights.

2016-07-26 Mogojogojo Raises Funds for Celebrations
[Botswana Daily News] Mogojogojo -Residents of Mogojogojo had a sponsored walk to raise funds for golden jubiliee celebrations on July 22. The Minister of Health, Dorcas Makgato, who was a chief walker, said sponsored walk activities were important to health as well.

2016-07-26 Ministry Extends Helping Hand
[Botswana Daily News] Makopong -The Ministry of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources has donated a two-roomed house to Mr Jonas Vlermus of Makopong valued at P50 000.

2016-07-26 Ministry Values Performance
[Botswana Daily News] Maun -Departments under the Ministry of Youth, Sport and Culture (MYSC) in the North West District have obtained position one in performance for the financial year 2015/16.

2016-07-26 Father Urges Catholics to Be Content With Faith
[Botswana Daily News] Bobonong -The parish priest of St Gabriel Catholic Church in Mahalapye, Father Kenneth Mokgothu, has advised Roman Catholic Church members to be content with their faith.

2016-07-26 Butler Hopeful About Future
[Botswana Daily News] Mahalapye -Zebras head coach, Peter Butler says he was impressed by the players who participated in the one day Under 21 football tournament for the Mahalapye region.

2016-07-26 Installations Not Satisfactorily Done
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Assistant Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Mr Frans van der Westhuizen has acknowledged that maintenance work and electrical installations at Mosu Primary School have not been done satisfactorily.

2016-07-26 Society Bids Farewell to Founding Member
[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -The Botswana Society for the Deaf (BSD) bid farewell to one of its founding fathers who is returning to his home country of the United Kingdom after serving for 40 years in Botswana.

2016-07-26 Ngami DHMT to Host Month of Youth Against Aids Event
[Botswana Daily News] Maun -The Ngami District Health Management Team (DHMT) will hold Month of Youth Against AIDS commemoration in Maun on July 22.

2016-07-26 Trade Shows Good for Marketing
[Botswana Daily News] Mochudi -Trade fairs give people an opportunity to market, showcase and sell their products and services.

2016-07-26 Escalating Costs of Drugs Must Be Addressed
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -There is a need to address the escalating costs of medicinal drugs in Africa, which account for as much as 30 per cent to above 50 per cent of healthcare budgets.

2016-07-26 Mohwasa Appreciates Past BNF Leaders
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The new Botswana National Front (BNF) secretary general, Mr Moeti Mohwasa has thanked the party's past central committee for its sterling performance.

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