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2014-12-19 Misa Botswana Statement On Advertising Bans
[MISA]The media industry is gravely disturbed and perturbed by recent media reports that the Botswana Government is planning to use advertising as a weapon against the private media.

2014-12-19 Gilika New BMC Owner
[Botswana Daily News]Gaborone -Former Gaborone United official, Kelesitse Gilika, is now the owner of BMC Football Club, it was announced during a press briefing on December 16.

2014-12-19 Anglican Diocese of Botswana Celebrates First Home-Grown Deacons
[ACNS]The Diocese of Botswana has called the ordination of 14 Deacons at the Cathedral of the Holy Cross on Saturday "historic".

2014-12-19 Kruger Calls for Efficiency Among Councillors
[Botswana Daily News]Lobatse -Lobatse councillors have been urged to work harmoniously to promote service delivery, growth and development of the town.

2014-12-19 Mohawk Takes Backseat, Long Way to Freedom Reigns
[Botswana Daily News]Gaborone -It is common during this time of the year to see trendy styles in different aspects such as clothing brands, music and hair styles, among other things.

2014-12-19 Ignoring Liquor Operating Hours Offence
[Botswana Daily News]Letlhakeng -Letlhakeng Sub-district Council bye-law officer, Mr Ramokhutshwane Metsiapula, has threatened action against operators who disregard liquor operating hours.

2014-12-19 Kazungula Donates Staff House
[Botswana Daily News]Kasane -Chobe-based staff of the Ministry of Health recently donated a house to Mr Gaenyatswe Basiamang of Kazungula-New stance.

2014-12-19 Central South Select to Play U-23
[Botswana Daily News]Mahalapye -Under 20 players from the Central South Region Football Association (CSRSA) league will play the Zebras Under 23 team at Botswana Railways Stadium in Mahalapye on Saturday, December 20.

2014-12-19 Safe Male Circumcision Successful
[Botswana Daily News]Ramotswa -The success of the safe male circumcision (SMC) in schools has enabled the South East District to meet its target.

2014-12-19 BDP Legislators Content With Parliamentary Procedure
[Botswana Daily News]Gaborone -Following recess of the 11th Parliament, Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) parliamentarians say they are content with parliamentary procedures, which they say signal the country's democracy in motion.

2014-12-19 Ispaad Helps Attain Food Security
[Botswana Daily News]Kanye -Government is committed to assisting farmers increase their production and attain food security through the ISPAAD programme, Vice President, Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi, has said.

2014-12-19 Response to Telegraph Article
[Botswana Daily News]Gaborone -The Ministry of Defence, Justice and Security would like to respond to an opinion/analysis authored by one Sonny O. Serite titled Dear Shaw Kgathi, maaka ga se bokwete published on The Telegraph newspaper of Wednesday, 17 December 2014.

2014-12-19 New BPL Chairperson Vows to Crack Whip
[Botswana Daily News]Gaborone -American football player, Vincent Thomas "Vince" Lombardi once said "leaders are made, they are not born. They are made by hard effort, which is the price which all of us must pay to achieve any goal that is worthwhile."

2014-12-19 Gcwihaba Livens Up
[Botswana Daily News]Gaborone -The President, Lt Gen. Seretse Khama Ian Khama, says the opening of tourism facilities at Gcwihaba caves in Ngamiland District is a step towards diversification of tourism products.

2014-12-19 Ministry Staff Houses Mmankgodi Resident
[Botswana Daily News]Ramotswa -The Ministry of Lands and Housing staff has handed over their 12th house since President Lt Gen. Seretse Kham Ian Khama made an appeal to companies and individuals to build houses for the needy.

2014-12-19 Skull T-Shirts - December Swag
[Botswana Daily News]Gaborone -Skulls have always been something of a popular decoration, having been used since medieval times and before as sacred items.

2014-12-19 Nswazwi Tourney Builds Relationships
[Botswana Daily News]Gaborone -The annual John Nswazwi Memorial Cup Tournament (JNMC) continues to build strong bonds and relationships between the descendants of the great chief John Nswazwi of the Bakalanga.

2014-12-18 Botswana Cultural Group Thrills Diplomats in Nairobi
[The Star]Botswana cultural group Dipela Tsaga Kobokwe thrilled diplomats at the Nairobi National Museum on Saturday.

2014-12-18 CEDA Officials Calls for Excellence
[Botswana Daily News]Kasane -Organisations such as Chobe Land Board, which are the only ones providing a non-competitive service, still need to provide excellent service to customers all the time, says Citizen Entrepreneurial Development Agency (CEDA) client service centre manager, Mr Ditiro Mangadi.

2014-12-18 Gaborone Derby Back to National Stadium
[Botswana Daily News]Gaborone -The Gaborone derby which has pitted Township Rollers and Gaborone United has been moved back to the National Stadium.

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