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2015-04-25 Botswana Thrash Ill-Prepared Stars U-23
[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya's chances of qualifying for the Africa Under-23 Championships hang by a thread after the national team went down 3-0 to hosts Botswana in the opening leg at Lobatse Sports Complex on Friday.

2015-04-24 Kwerepe Wants Sehithwa to Be Sub-District Council
[Botswana Daily News] Maun -The Member of Parliament for Ngami, Mr Thato Kwerepe says he will keep on advocating for establishment of a sub-district council in Sehithwa.

2015-04-24 Bokone Ward Bye-Election May 30
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Minister of Local Governement and Rural Development, on Thursday (April 23), issued an election instrument, ordering the holding of a bye-election for the member of council for Bokone Polling District in the Mochudi West constituency.

2015-04-24 Committees, Cooperatives Key to Farming
[Botswana Daily News] Mahalapye -The Minister of Agriculture, Mr Patrick Ralotsia, has urged farmers in Mahalapye Sub-district to form committees and cooperatives in order to share ideas on development of farming.

2015-04-24 Country in the Global Mayhem
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -There is no doubt that social values face a challenge in many societies. Many African societies find it difficult to retrace their steps back to their roots. Some have tried but with catastrophic results.

2015-04-24 Opportunities Abound in Bobirwa
[Botswana Daily News] Bobonong -The Member of Parliament for Bobonong, Mr Shaw Kgathi, recently toured his constituency accompanied by a number of media houses to show them some of the latest developments in the area.

2015-04-24 Mmopane Road in Plan
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Government will build a tarred road to connect Ledumadumane and Mmopane this financial year.

2015-04-24 Maitisong Festival Going Bigger
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -People should expect a thriller at this year's annual Maitisong festival, particularly that the opening ceremony has already set the pace.

2015-04-24 Betesankwe Primary Defies Odds
[Botswana Daily News] Jwaneng -Betesankwe Primary School in the outskirts of Jwaneng has defied all odds by making a positive turn around in performance.

2015-04-24 Behavioural Change Remains Challenge
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Progress made with regards to addressing issues of HIV/AIDS is impressive, but the nation is still faced with a challenge of behavioural change, the Vice President, Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi has said.

2015-04-24 Land Headlines Khama's Visit
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Seretse Khama Ian Khama has assured residents of Ledumadumane in Mogoditshane constituency that government will, this year, hasten the process of land allocation in their area.

2015-04-24 Government Addresses Power, Water Situation
[Botswana Daily News] Goodhope -The Member of Parliament for Good Hope-Mabule constituency, Mr James Mathokgwane, has told constituents at Mokatako and Molete that acute water supply and power shortage remains a challenge in their constituency.

2015-04-24 DBES Extends Helping Hand
[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Employees of the department of building and engineering services (DBES) in Francistown have extended a helping hand to two former colleagues.

2015-04-24 Kgatleng Meat Festival On Saturday
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Masakeng Rec Park will host the first-ever Kgatleng Meat Festival this coming Saturday (April 25).

2015-04-24 Shortage of Resources Hamper Efforts
[Botswana Daily News] Maun -Ngamiland District Conservation Committee members have complained that shortage of resources frustrates their efforts to execute their mandate effectively in their areas of jurisdiction.

2015-04-24 Tennis Association Honours Legend
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana Tennis Association (BTA) is staging a youth development tennis tournament in honor of the late legend, Euphemia Tlhapane, who served the association over a long period of time.

2015-04-24 Karakatea Cluster Dreams Big
[Botswana Daily News] Letlhakane -Karakatea cluster in Mokubilo has an ambitious plan of becoming a production hub comparable to the likes of Pandamtenga if every member puts concerted efforts.

2015-04-24 When Fashion Percolates Borders
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Serge Kabisoso is no stranger to the international fashion circles, with more than a decade of being a professional model for prestigious labels, such as Zenith watches and being the face of Barclays Bank Barclay card in 2008, and the face of Blue Ice Pan African in 2010.

2015-04-24 Minister Promotes Leasing of Land
[Botswana Daily News] Oodi -Minister of Lands and Housing, Mr Prince Maele, has advised Batswana to stop selling land but rather rent it out.

2015-04-24 Exciting Games in Store for Women's League
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Women's football league continues this week-end with some mouth-watering encounters expected at different part of the country.

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