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2016-09-27 Gaborone-Phakalane Link Road to Ease Congestion
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The new Gaborone-Phakalane link road officially handed over by the Minister of Lands and Housing Mr Prince Maele to the Gaborone City Council on September 26 will help to ease the congestion on the city's roads.

2016-09-27 Debswana Increases Chess Sponsorship
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Debswana Diamond Company has increased sponsorship of the Debswana International Open Chess Championships to P150 000 from P80 000 last year.

2016-09-27 Amos, Thebe in Italy for Medical Attention
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Nijel Amos and Baboloki Thebe are in Italy for medical attention. Amos, who is an 800 metres runner, went for check-up due to an injury he sustained in the past and for which he previously underwent a minor operation at the same facility.

2016-09-27 Nyangabwe Lions Club Donates Glasses
[Botswana Daily News] Makaleng -As part of BOT50 celebrations, the Nyangabwe Lions Club has donated 38 prescribed glasses to some of Makaleng village's children.

2016-09-27 Dj Elvivo All Round Dj
[Botswana Daily News] Bobonong -Without any music qualification, making people dance to his songs late at night is not problematic for Omphile Moela, popularly known as Dj Elvivo.

2016-09-27 Maun Receives Independence Donations
[Botswana Daily News] Maun -Maun Lodge and the Chinese business community have been applauded for their gesture of donating towards the Independence Day celebrations in Maun.

2016-09-27 Bad Behaviour Affects Performance
[Botswana Daily News] Mahalapye -Madiba Senior Secondary School students have been advised to cease from being involved in bad practices as that affects their studies negatively.

2016-09-27 Foundation Reaches Out to Less Fortunate in Community
[Botswana Daily News] Tlokweng -The Mother Pontsho Foundation is a foundation formed to help those who are in need from children to adults and it also goes further to extend its hand in offering scholarships to students in need.

2016-09-27 President Khama Attends Combined Church Service
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama, on Sunday September 25, joined different churches that gathered at the National Stadium for the independence celebrations combined church Service.

2016-09-27 Lobatse Bot50 Stimulates Cultutal Appetite
[Botswana Daily News] Lobatse -Traditional songs, poems and dances were the order of the night at the Civic Centre hall on Friday when Lobatse BOT50 organising committee put up an elegant cultural dinner to stimulate people's taste buds with traditional cuisine.

2016-09-27 Makorotela Expo Lives to Expectation
[Botswana Daily News] Maun -Spectators were treated to a night of bliss and glamour as models showcased traditional and modern wear during the 2nd annual Makorotela wedding and cultural expo in Maun on Saturday.

2016-09-27 Chilume Wins International Award
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -A Motswana lawyer, Ms Yvonne Chilume has won The International TrustLaw Lawyer of the year 2016 Award in New York, USA.

2016-09-27 Karabo Receives Warm Welcome
[Botswana Daily News] Maun -Gxhabara Primary School in Maun organised a colourful event on Friday to welcome its hero and former student, Karabo Sibanda.

2016-09-27 Terrence, Koketso Win Independence Pageants
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Terrence Major and Koketso Gulubane, both 12 years old, have won the first annual title for Mr and Miss Little Independence 2016 respectively, pocketing a prize of P8 000 each at an event that was held at Boipuso Hall recently.

2016-09-27 Drop Outs Worry School Head
[Botswana Daily News] Shoshong -Kgamane Primary School head in Shoshong, Ms Wada Majaha said she is worried by the number of children dropping out of school without any valid reasons.

2016-09-27 Put Skills to Good Use - Official
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Diamond Sorting and Valuation Learnership Programme graduates have been commended for the work they had put towards the successful completion of their course.

2016-09-27 Bocodol Restores Dignity for Needy
[Botswana Daily News] Kang -BOCODOL Kang regional centre has renovated Mr Thepe Lehume's house, built a latrine, fenced his yard and installed a water tap.

2016-09-27 Maun Jockeys Ride for Independence
[Botswana Daily News] Maun -Socialites in Maun were on Saturday treated to a horse riding courtesy of Maun independence celebration organising committee.

2016-09-27 UB Sports Centre Opens
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt. General Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama has officially opened the University of Botswana (UB) Indoor Sports Centre located at the main campus.

2016-09-27 Education System Needs All On Board
[Botswana Daily News] Serowe -Assistant Minister of Agriculture, Mr Kgotla Autlwetse, says government alone cannot make the education system the best that Batswana wish for.

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