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2015-03-27 China to Make More Efforts On Elephant Conservation
[Focac] A Chinese official has said that China will make more efforts on the fields of management, law enforcement, education and capacity building to help African countries battle elephant poaching.

2015-03-25 Square Kilometre Array Partner Countries Meet
[] Ministers from African member countries of the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) mega project met in Pretoria on Wednesday to discuss future cooperation in radio astronomy.

2015-03-27 Nations Share Notes on Managing Disaster
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Assistant Minister for Presidential Affairs and Public Administration, Mr Phillip Makgalemele says disasters are major challenges facing the globe.

2015-03-27 Eskimos to Ignite Trekkers
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Maun music enthusiasts will be a happy lot as Kwaito outfit Eskimos who have bounced back after seven-years break is set to launch their African tour at Trekkers on March 28.

2015-03-27 LEA Takes Media on Projects Tour
[Botswana Daily News] Ghanzi -Local Enterprise Authority (LEA) recently took media on a tour to showcase some of their clients in Ghanzi District.

2015-03-27 BNSP Absorbs Over 800 Participants
[Botswana Daily News] Maun -North West District Council chairperson, Mr Reaboka Mbulawa says 826 participants under Botswana National Service Program (BNSP) have been engaged in different institutions in Ngamiland.

2015-03-27 Gare Calls for Supplies Officers Unity
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Lobatse assistant district commissioner, Mr Geoffrey Gare, has implored government supplies officers to work together to manage government assets.

2015-03-27 SPEDU Meets Stakeholders
[Botswana Daily News] Selebi Phikwe -Selebi Phikwe town mayor, Mr Amogelang Mojuta, has commended Selebi Phikwe Economic Diversification Unit (SPEDU) for being in the forefront of driving economic activities of the region.

2015-03-27 Molao Attends AERC Seminar
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Acting Assistant Minister of Agriculture, Mr Fidelis Molao, is in Mozambique for the African Economic Research Consortium (AERC) senior policy makers seminar.

2015-03-27 Education Ministry Not Aware of Funds Embezzlement
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Assistant Minister of Education and Skills Development, Mr Kgotla Autlwetse, has told Parliament that he is not aware of any fund embezzlement at the Botswana Society for the Deaf in Francistown.

2015-03-26 Nation Makes Progress in Tuberculosis Control
[Namibian] Botswana is making commendable progress in controlling tuberculosis and related health issues, vice president Mokgweetsi Masisi said on Tuesday.

2015-03-26 Summer Xplosion Reloads
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -One of the most prominent events, in the entertainment calendar in Botswana, promises to be a thriller, come Thursday April 2.

2015-03-26 Poaching Worries Sub-District Chairperson
[Botswana Daily News] Hukuntsi -Hukuntsi Sub-district Council chairperson, Ms Goratwamang Tlhage has expressed concern over the increasing poaching cases in the Zutshwa area.

2015-03-26 Molao Updates Council On FMD Status
[Botswana Daily News] Maun -North West District councillors have been urged to encourage their electorates to comply with the adopted control measures in the form of vaccination and movement control in order to curb the spread of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD).

2015-03-26 Over 95 Percent Receive HPV Vaccine
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Over 95 per cent of girls aged between nine and 13 years have so far received the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccine. The percentage in numerical terms is 58 867 out of a possible 61 442 girls.

2015-03-26 Extinction of Species Real
[Botswana Daily News] Kasane -Some wildlife species could face extinction if no decisive action to combat wildlife trafficking is taken.

2015-03-26 Endurance Bears Fruit for Mbaakanyi
[Botswana Daily News] Nswazwi -Ms Boitumelo Mbaakanyi, a Youth Development Fund (YDF) beneficiary, is living proof that endurance bears fruit.

2015-03-26 OLDM Launches Quantum Leap
[Botswana Daily News] Tutume -Orapa, Letlhakane and Damtsha Mines (OLDM), in their ambition to become the safest mine in the world, recently launched 2015 quantum series campaign initiative dubbed The Quantum Leap.

2015-03-26 Culture Barrier to Girls Participation
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Sport psychologist at University of Botswana, Professor Leapetswe Malete says culture is a barrier to girls' participation in sport.

2015-03-26 Specially Elected MPs Draw Constituency Allowance
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Parliament has been informed that specially elected members and the Speaker do not have constituencies but are entitled to an allowance by virtue of being members of the National Assembly as per section 58 of the constitution.

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