President Jacob Zuma Arrives in Botswana for the 4th Session of SA-Botswana Bi-National Commission
[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has this evening arrived in Botswana to participate in and co-chair the 4th Session of the South Africa- Botswana Bi-National Commission (BNC).
Botswana First Country Outside U.S. to Expand Spectrum
[CAJ News] Gaborone -BOTSWANA is set to receive expanded spectrum after authorities granted authority to a local subsidiary of America's Globalstar for terrestrial mobile broadband services. The Botswana Communications Regulator Authority (BOCRA) has granted the company authority for services over 16.5 MHz of S-band spectrum at 2483.5 to 2500 MHz. Globalstar, the provider of mobile satellite voice and data services, filed its application for terrestrial authority in Botswana in early 2017. With BOCRA's approval, Botswana becom
Bean Price Slash Inevitable
[Botswana Daily News] Qabo -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama has supported the decision by Botswana Agricultural Marketing Board (BAMB) to slash purchase price for grade-one beans from P700 to P450 per 50kg bag.
International Tennis Tourney in Offing
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -An international tournament is in the offing, courtesy of Giving More Foundation Botswana.
Mapantsula Inspire BLH Patients
[Botswana Daily News] Ramotswa -Bamalete Lutheran Hospital patients were on Saturday afternoon treated to an unusual encounter when a group of Pantsulas from the village visited and delivered gifts.
Couple Wins Maiden Pregnancy Pageant
[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Kesalopa Folae and her partner Juit Tshetlhana walked away with the Best Pregnant Couple crown over the weekend after battling it out with nine other contestants.
Diphatsa and Police Volleyball Men's Team to Face Off
[Botswana Daily News] Lobatse -Diphatsa and Police men's volleyball clubs will face off at the JB sports Volleyball tournament final.
Government Rekindles Quarantines
[Botswana Daily News] Maun -Plans are underway to rehabilitate two cattle quarantines in the Ngamiland District in an effort to facilitate commodity based trade (CBT) approach.
Soccer - Green Lovers Shock Great North Tigers
[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Green Lovers came to Francistown on Saturday to shock Great North Tigers (GNT) with a 3-1 goal margin in the ongoing Debswana First Division North (FDN) League.
President Jacob Zuma Co-Chairs 4th Session of South Africa-Botswana Bi-National Commission in Gaborone, 17 Nov
[Govt of SA] President Zuma to undertake a working visit to Botswana for the 4th Session of the SA-Botswana Bi-National Commission
Khama Revives Universal Responsibility
[Botswana Daily News] Sese -Deputy permanent secretary in the Ministry of Youth Empowerment, Sports and Culture Development Mr Mogomotsi Kaboeamodimo has applauded President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama for re-igniting the spirit of universal responsibility among Batswana through the Presidential Housing Appeal Initiative.
Botswana, SA Enjoy Close Ties
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana and South Africa continue to enjoy close bilateral cooperation in almost all sectors of the economy.
Led to Enhance Economic Growth, Quality Life for All
[Botswana Daily News] Letlhakane -Senior assistant council secretary, Mr Onthatile Molelu said the purpose of Local Economic Development (LED) programme in Boteti was to build up economic capacity of a local area to improve its economic future and quality of life for all.
Hail Storm Hits Bonwakathako Nampaad Farm
[Botswana Daily News] Palapye -A hail storm hit Bonwakathako NAMPAAD farm near Palapye on November 8, leaving farmerscounting loses.
Botswana, U.S. Strengthen Relations
[Botswana Daily News] Bokaa -American Council of Young Political Leaders (ACYPL) paid Bokaa residents a visit on Saturday to appreciate the Kgotla system and share with Batswana their politics and learn from them their political understanding.
Professor Otlhogile Supports State in Motumise Case
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Professor Bojosi Otlhogile has differed with the Court of Appeal judgement that President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama is not the appointing authority of judges of the High Court.
Sport Contributes to GDP
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama has emphasised the importance of sports as a major contributor to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP).
Students Need to Set Goals
[Botswana Daily News] Serowe -Botswana Power Corporation official, Mr Phatsimo Sebonego has encouraged students to set goals if they want to achieve their dreams.
Tlou Advises Nursing Leadership to Collaborate
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Former Minister of Health, Professor Shiela Tlou has advised the nursing leadership of Botswana to collaborate with other stakeholders in research and advocacy to produce better data that will promote excellence and influence change for more innovative cost-effective programmes.
Botswana Has the Best Police Force in Africa, Nigeria Ranked the Worst
[This is Africa] Botswana has the best police in Africa and Nigeria the worst, the World Internal Security and Police Index reveals. Globally, Uganda, Kenya and the DRC were ranked 124, 125 and 126 respectively, out of the 127 countries ranked. What do you think of the performance of the police force in your country?