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2015-08-29 Under-19 Girls Zim Cricket Win in Botswana
[The Herald] 19 girls cricket team retained their crown at the fifth edition of the annual Four Nations tournament in Botswana. Just like last year they finished the tournament unbeaten this year after winning the three matches they played in the Botswana capital, Gaborone. In their first match, the Zimbabwe Under-19 side beat Namibia by seven wickets.

2015-08-28 Government Fights Human Trafficking
[Botswana Daily News] Selebi Phikwe -A police liaison officer at the Ministry of Defence, Justice and Security, Assistant Commissioner Moore Gondo has said that human trafficking has become a concern to Botswana and the world as a whole.

2015-08-26 Victory for HIV-Positive Foreign Prisoners in Botswana
[SALC] Gaborone -On Wednesday, 26 August 2015, the Botswana Court of Appeal dismissed an appeal against a 2014 decision of the High Court, affirming the government's legal obligation to provide foreign prisoners with antiretrovirals (ARVs) at government expense.

2015-08-28 Meaning in Eyes of Beholder…
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Perhaps, poet Berry Heart is right to say we are a hypocritical society leading a double life. She argues that many of us are sinners mingling gracefully with the innocent. Conversely, she might be wrong or just out to defend her artistic creations that many believe blur the thin line between the acceptable and unacceptable.

2015-08-28 Complete Spill Over Infrastructural Projects - Chair
[Botswana Daily News] Maun -Maun Administrative Authority councillors have been urged to step up and complete all spill over infrastructural projects and efficiently deliver programmes that improve people's livelihoods.

2015-08-28 Letlhakeng Holds Miss RADP
[Botswana Daily News] Letlhakeng -Letlhakeng Sub-district will on Saturday August 29 hold the annual Miss RADP beauty pageant at Sesung Community Hall.

2015-08-28 Illegal Waste Dumping Remains Challenge
[Botswana Daily News] Serowe -Serowe sub-council chairperson, Mr Mpho Kooreme, says illegal dumping of waste in Serowe region still remains a challenge, despite the council's efforts to sensitise the community against it.

2015-08-28 Service Centre to Help Residents
[Botswana Daily News] Gumare -Okavango Sub-district Council is worried by the distances Gudigwa clients have to cover to access services in Gumare.

2015-08-28 House Break-Ins On Rise in Molepolole
[Botswana Daily News] Molepolole -Mr Jacob Kealotswe is a traumatised man after thugs broke into his house earlier this month. The Suping Primary School teacher was awakened by the thud of his door being forcefully opened.

2015-08-28 Mmopane Resident Sells Water
[Botswana Daily News] Mmopane -The saying that; one man's loss is another man's gain has proven true in Mmopane where some people have taken advantage of water scarcity and make a living out of it.

2015-08-28 DHMT Launches Fight Against Malaria
[Botswana Daily News] Bobonong -The head of the Bobirwa District Health Management Team (DHMT) Dr Jackson Kaguamba has assured councillors that his team is committed to eliminating malaria in the sub-district.

2015-08-28 Macheng Music Concert Billed for Lehututu
[Botswana Daily News] Lehututu -The newly introduced Macheng Music Concert, which will be held at Lehututu Community Hall on Saturday, is expected to host 23 disc jockeys and 13 artists.

2015-08-28 Monarch Misses Kgotla Activities
[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Some residents of Monarch location in Francistown have decried lack of Kgotla structure where they can attend various important meetings.

2015-08-28 HPV Campaign to Start Again
[Botswana Daily News] Mahalapye -The second dose of the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) will be undertaken from mid September, says Mahalapye Sub-district chairperson, Mr Tassman Cebani.

2015-08-28 Zim Cricket Win in Botswana
[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Under-19 women's cricket team retained their crown at the fifth edition of the annual Four Nations tournament in Botswana. Just as they did last year when they won all four of the matches they played at the same tournament, Zimbabwe finished this year's tournament unbeaten after winning the three matches they played in the Botswana capital, Gaborone.

2015-08-28 Ore Mining Team Win First Aid Competitions
[Botswana Daily News] Jwaneng -Jwaneng Mine ore processing and mining teams won the annual inter-departmental First AID competitions recently.

2015-08-28 Mayor Urges Community to Come On Board
[Botswana Daily News] Selebi Phikwe -The mayor of Selebi Phikwe Mr Amogelang Mojuta has implored councillors and the community at large to fully participate in the development planning of the mining town.

2015-08-28 Sekgoma Memorial Hospital Laboratory Gets Experts Nod
[Botswana Daily News] Serowe -Chief executive officer of Southern African Development Committee Accreditation Service (SADCAS), Ms Maureen Mutasa, has emphasised the importance of a competent and efficient operation of a medical laboratory in any health care delivery system.

2015-08-28 Morupisi Applauds Scholarship Winners
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Permanent Secretary to the President, Mr Carter Morupisi has urged 48 Batswana students destined to China to take their studies seriously and come back with good results.

2015-08-28 African Copper Delists From BSE
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Information from the company which operates Mowana Mine says the BSE has granted them permission to delist its ordinary shares. The company in May decided to delist from both the BSE and AIM, Australian bourse.

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