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2014-07-22 Cosatu NW Meeting Choppies in Botswana
[COSATU]The Congress of South African Trade Unions, with delegations from FAWU and SACCAWU, are meeting Choppies Stores directors in Botswana on the issues that COSATU raised with the management of Choppies after they dismissed workers unfairly to employ casuals.

2014-07-19 Zebras Stun Guinea Bissau in Afcon Qualifier
[CAF]Botswana Zebras were in fine galloping form as they stormed to an impressive 2-0 win over Guinea Bissau to take a huge step towards sealing a place in the group phase of AFCON Morocco 2015 qualifying.

2014-07-18 Charma Gal Falls in Love With Zim
[The Herald]Following her duet with Jah Prayzah on his latest album "Kumbumura Mhute", Motswana sensation Magdeline Lesolebe, who is popularly known as Charma Gal, seems to have fallen in love with Zimbabwe.

2014-07-17 Slizer to Spend a Month in Zim
[The Herald]Popular Motswana musician-cum-dancer Naledi Kaisara, better known as Slizer, is set to tour Zimbabwe for a month starting mid August when she is expected to launch her latest album and DVD.

2014-07-14 IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation With Botswana
[IMF]On July 3, 2014, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation 1 with Botswana and considered and endorsed the staff appraisal without a meeting.2

2014-07-14 Ovaherero Genocide to Be Commemorated
[New Era]Hundreds of Ovaherero and Ovambanderu from Namibia, Botswana and South Africa will next week on Friday gather in Tsau, Botswana to commemorate the OvaHerero genocide.

2014-07-14 Misa Botswana Named 'Friend of the Court' in Sunday Standard Case
[MISA]MISA Botswana has successfully applied to be recognised as a 'friend of the court' in a case involving the Directorate on Corruption and Economic Crime (DCEC) and The Sunday Standard newspaper.

2014-07-14 Botswana Pursues 13 Zambian Poachers
[Times of Zambia]AUTHORITIES in Botswana are pursuing 13 Zambian poachers who escaped after a deadly exchange of gunfire with officials from that country's Department of Wildlife and National Parks (DWNP).

2014-07-09 SA, Botswana to Upgrade Border Posts, Bridges
[SA Info]South Africa and Botswana have signed a memorandum of agreement that will see the two countries improving cooperation to promote increased cross-border trade, economic growth and regional integration.

2014-07-08 Diamonds - De Beers, It's Now Our Time
[Namibian]BOTSWANA and De Beers signed a 10-year sales agreement in September 2011, which gave some clout to Gaborone, which is the leading global diamond producer by value.

2014-07-08 Khama Launches Bot50
[Government of Botswana]Batswana have been urged to always put the interests of the country first. Speaking at the launch of project Bot50 to mark the countdown towards the country's 50th independence anniversary on Saturday July 5, H.E. the President Lt Gen. Seretse Khama Ian Khama called on all to reflect on what makes them Batswana.

2014-07-08 SA, Botswana Boost Regional Development
[]Pretoria -South Africa and Botswana have signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) that will see the two countries improve cooperation to stimulate economic growth and advance regional integration.

2014-07-07 Botswana Mission Accomplished, Now for Lesotho - Ntseki
[SAFA]Amajimbos scored six goals without conceding in their two friendly matches against neighbours Botswana on Thursday and Sunday.

2014-07-07 SA U17 Wallops Botswana U17
[SAFA]Nelson Maluleka scored a brace as the South African Men's Under-17 National Team (Amajimbos) defeated Botswana U17 4-0 in an international friendly match on Sunday, 6 July at the Molepolole Stadium in Botswana.

2014-07-06 SA U17 Defeat Botswana U17 in a Practice Match
[SAFA]The South African Men's Under-17 National Team (Amajimbos) defeated their Botswana counterparts 2-0 in a practice match played at the Sir Seretse Khama Barracks Stadium in Mogoditshane, Botswana on Thursday, 3 July.

2014-07-06 Ntseki Confident Ahead of Second Clash With Botswana
[SAFA]Head coach of the South African Men's Under-17 National Team (Amajimbos), Molefi Ntseki is confident his team will show more improvement against Botswana on Sunday, 6 July after two grueling sessions since their first clash on Thursday (3 July) which the South Africans won 2-0.

2014-07-04 San Face 10 Years of Abuse Despite Landmark Legal Victory
[Survival International]Despite winning a landmark court case in 2006, the Bushmen have faced harassment, intimidation and torture by the Botswana government.

2014-07-05 We Can Still Improve - SA U17 Coach
[SAFA]Head coach of the South African Men's Under-17 National Team (Amajimbos), Molefi Ntseki believes his team is improving following their 2-0 victory over Botswana in a practice match played on Thursday, 3 July at the Sir Seretse Khama Barracks Stadium in Mogoditshane, Botswana.

2014-07-03 SA U17 Ready to Face Botswana in First of Two Matches
[SAFA]The South African Men's Under-17 National Team (Amajimbos), arrived safely in Botswana for two friendly matches scheduled for today and Sunday.

2014-07-01 Local Government Staff Show Compassion
[Government of Botswana]Kgosi David Mafikizolo of Pandamatenga in the Chobe District has commended the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development employees in the northern region for their contribution to the development of the nation.

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