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2015-07-03 Govt Plays Down Tension With Botswana
[New Era] Windhoek -Namibia is not on the verge of a diplomatic fallout with Botswana over perpetual arrests, and sometimes shooting, of Namibians by that country's armed forces - Namibia's diplomat to Gaborone said this week.

2015-07-03 ARVs Appeal in Next Court of Appeal Session
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -A case in which government is appealing a ruling made by Justice Key Dingake ordering the government to provide free ARVs to a foreign prison inmate is expected to be among those in the roll call of the Court of Appeal today July 3).

2015-07-03 Magaya Dreams of Meeting President
[The Herald] Gaborone -Prophetic Healing and Deliverance Ministries founder Prophet Walter Magaya yesterday said his dream was to meet President Mugabe saying he is a fountain of wisdom.

2015-07-03 Botessa Team in South Korea
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana Tertiary Students Sports Association (BOTESSA) team is in South Korea to compete at the International University Sports Federation (FISU) games in Gwangju City.

2015-07-03 Ethiopian Airlines Kickstarts Country Operations
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The oldest airline in Africa, Ethiopian airline, has started operating between Gaborone and Addis Ababa with effect from June 30.

2015-07-03 Seretse Meets EU Commissioner
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Minister of Trade and Industry, who is also the coordinator of the SADC EPA Group, Mr Vincent Seretse met with his counterpart in the European Union, Commissioner for Trade, Ms Cecilia Malmstrom on June 26.

2015-07-03 Boravast Communities Get Environmental Tips
[Botswana Daily News] Bokspits -Residents of Bokspits, Rappelspan, Vaalhoek and Struizendam (BORAVAST) have been enlightened on the importance of using geographic information system (GIS) and Management Oriented Monitoring System (MOMS).

2015-07-03 All Resposible for Animal Diseases Fight
[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Batswana have been implored to help government to fight cattle diseases.

2015-07-03 Neutrality Crucial in Dealing With Bogosi
[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Kgosi Mosalagae Galebonwe of Jamataka in the Shashe West constituency has been implored to unite his people in order to develop the village.

2015-07-03 LEA Identifies Opportunities in Tomato Production
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana is significantly dependent on imports to meet the demand of tomatoes, as local production stands at only 58 per cent. That is according to statistics from the Ministry of Agriculture and Statistics Botswana office.

2015-07-03 National Games Unearth Talent
[Botswana Daily News] Lobatse -Sports development manager-technical at Botswana National Sports Council (BNSC), Bobby Gaseitsiwe has urged Lobatse authorities to rally behind the Botswana Games to afford young and emerging athletes an opportunity to discover their talents and gain exposure.

2015-07-03 Councillors Embrace Service Hall Idea
[Botswana Daily News] Molepolole -The Kweneng District Council has finally embraced the establishment of a service hall valued at P9 million as "a brilliant initiative that will take the district to greater heights."

2015-07-03 Areobake Moalafi Readies for Special Olympics
[Botswana Daily News] Hukuntsi -A student of Makgakgane Primary School, Special Education Unit, Areobake Moalafi will be among team Botswana athletes who will leave for Los Angeles, United States on July 20 to participate in the Special Olympics World Games slated for July 25.

2015-07-03 Ministry of Health Improves Drug Availability
[Botswana Daily News] Lobatse -Lobatse Town Council mayor, Ms Malebogo Kruger, has hailed a move by the Ministry of Health to improve drug availability at district level.

2015-07-03 Tasc, Terrors Square Up in Playoff Match
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Tasc will play against Maun Terrors on Saturday (June 4) to determine the team, which would fill last slot in the Debswana First Division North League.

2015-07-03 Pio Paul Gunners Coach
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Extension Gunners have appointed former senior national team assistant coach, Keitumetse Paul, as ther new head-coach on a two-year contract.

2015-07-03 Khama Opens BDP Congress
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Seretse Khama Ian Khama is expected to officially open the 36th national congress of the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) in Mmadinare today (July 3).

2015-07-03 Zebras Host Likoena in CHAN Encounter
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -A fierce battle is expected when the senior national football team take on Lesotho in the second leg of the African Nations Championships (CHAN) qualifiers at the National Stadium in Gaborone this Saturday (July 4).

2015-07-03 Molale Implores Stakeholders to Empower PWDs
[Botswana Daily News] Lobatse -People Living with Disabilities should benefit from all government programmes and initiatives designed to uplift them, says Minister for Presidential Affairs and Public Administration, Mr Eric Molale.

2015-07-03 Agriculture Ministry Signs Shareholder Compact Deal
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Ministry of Agriculture has signed a shareholder compact agreement with its parastatal organisations.

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