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News Botswana Kgalagadi: Botswana Diamonds gets six new licences as country locks down

Published on: Wednesday 01 April 2020
Botswana Diamonds gets six new licences as country locks down
News source: https://www.hl.co.uk/shares/stock-market-news/aim-and-small-cap-news/aim-bulletin/botswana-diamonds-gets-six-new-licences-as-country-locks-down

(Sharecast News) - Botswana Diamonds announced on Wednesday ... covered an area of 4,319 square kilometres in the Central and Kgalagadi Districts, colloquially known as the Kalahari.

News Botswana Kgalagadi: Botswana Diamonds awarded new prospecting licences

Published on: Tuesday 31 March 2020
Botswana Diamonds awarded new prospecting licences
News source: https://www.miningweekly.com/article/botswana-diamonds-awarded-new-prospecting-licences-2020-04-01

Dual-listed Botswana Diamonds’ wholly-owned subsidiary, Sunland Minerals, has been awarded six new prospecting licences by the Botswana government. The licence tenure is for a period of three years until March 31, 2023.

News Botswana Kgalagadi: Watch: Squirrel battles cobra to protect her babies [video]

Published on: Friday 20 March 2020
Watch: Squirrel battles cobra to protect her babies [video]
News source: https://www.thesouthafrican.com/lifestyle/watch-squirrel-battles-cobra-to-protect-her-babies-video/

The incredible sighting of a ground squirrel, fighting and taunting a Cape cobra until it slithers to its own safety was shared with Latest Sightings from the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park by ...

News Botswana Kgalagadi: Botswana: Reluctance to Work in Kgalagadi Hampers Service Delivery

Published on: Monday 16 December 2019
Botswana: Reluctance to Work in Kgalagadi Hampers Service Delivery
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201912180197.html

Tsabong — Newly elected Kgalagadi District Council chairperson, Mr Hendrick Jacobs has expressed concern over reluctance of officers to work in Kgalagadi district, saying it hampers service delivery.

News Botswana Kgalagadi: Botswana: BDP Wins Kgalagadi North

Published on: Wednesday 23 October 2019
Botswana: BDP Wins Kgalagadi North
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201910240301.html

Ms Talitha Monnakgotla of Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) has won Kgalagadi North constituency with 5 534 votes against Mr Phillip Khwae of Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) who bagged 5 072. There were 79 spoilt votes.

News Botswana Kgalagadi: Botswana: Equipment Donation to Help in War Against Veld Fires

Published on: Thursday 03 October 2019
Botswana: Equipment Donation to Help in War Against Veld Fires
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201910040166.html

Ghanzi — Two community fire teams have received fire-fighting equipment worth over P300 000 courtesy of the Kgalagadi and Ghanzi ... ravaged hectares of land, Botswana, in collaboration with ...

News Botswana Kgalagadi: Botswana: President Masisi Opens Customary Court

Published on: Sunday 06 October 2019
Botswana: President Masisi Opens Customary Court
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201910070170.html

Kgalagadi District Council ... moment for their small and remote village located in the far western corner of Botswana with a population of about 700. He said this was a sign that the government ...

News Botswana Kgalagadi: Botswana: Kgalagadi Council Introspects On Performance

Published on: Thursday 25 July 2019
Botswana: Kgalagadi Council Introspects On Performance
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201907260212.html

Kgalagadi District Council (KDC) management recently went on a four-day retreat in Lobatse. The purpose of the retreat was to reflect on council's performance in an endeavour to improve service delivery in the district.

News Botswana Kgalagadi: Botswana: Produce Byproducts From Failed Crops

Published on: Tuesday 28 May 2019
Botswana: Produce Byproducts From Failed Crops
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201905290098.html

Kgalagadi District Council chairperson, Mr Meleko Thumpe has called on crop farmers in the Tsabong Sub-district to use crop residues to produce valuable byproducts such as livestock fodder in the face of 2019/20 drought.

News Botswana Kgalagadi: Botswana: Drought Management Strategy Critical

Published on: Sunday 09 June 2019
Botswana: Drought Management Strategy Critical
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201906100055.html

transform Botswana into a small-stock hub using Lobu as a centre of excellence as well as improve economic growth and diversification. He appreciated the Kgalagadi region for preserving the ...

News Botswana Kgalagadi: Botswana: Mamelodi Drills Administrators

Published on: Tuesday 18 June 2019
Botswana: Mamelodi Drills Administrators
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201906190161.html

The longest serving former Botswana Football Association (BFA) and FIFA administrator, Ashford Mamelodi has on June 17 drilled administrators with the necessary skills and knowledge to run football in Tsabong.

News Botswana Kgalagadi: Botswana's opportunity to recommit to rule of law

Published on: Tuesday 22 May 2018
Botswana's opportunity to recommit to rule of law
News source: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/may/22/botswana-must-recommit-rule-law/

As the battles between world powers over the African continent heat up, African nations themselves are going to have to choose. Do we attempt to establish democracy and follow the rule of law, or do we go down the path of emulating and colluding with totalitarian nations?

News Botswana Kgalagadi: Botswana: The best kept African secret

Published on: Saturday 16 March 2019
Botswana: The best kept African secret
News source: https://www.telegraphindia.com/culture/travel/botswana-the-best-kept-african-secret/cid/1686954

Much of the country comprises the Kalahari Desert, or Kgalagadi, which is its Setswana name, that has very inhospitable terrain, contributing to the sparse population of the country. The main language ...

News Botswana Kgalagadi: Genesis of Anti Poaching in Botswana

Published on: Sunday 17 March 2019
News source: https://www.msn.com/en-za/news/other/genesis-of-anti-poaching-in-botswana/ar-BBUUq6u

The wildlife department is the overall overseer in the Kgalagadi area. NG: Give us an overview of elephant poaching in Botswana. JS: Poaching does exist but is not a threat to our elephants because ...

News Botswana Kgalagadi: Bridgette Radebe accused of interfering in Botswana politics

Published on: Monday 08 April 2019
News source: https://citizen.co.za/news/news-africa/2114014/bridgette-radebe-accused-of-interfering-in-botswana-politics/

Daily Maverick reports that Botswana’s Sunday Standard recently published a story ... after he was elected unopposed during a BDP special congress in Kang in the Kgalagadi District on April 5. ...

News Botswana Kgalagadi: Botswana's Masisi Assumes Ruling Party Presidency Unopposed

Published on: Monday 08 April 2019
News source: https://allafrica.com/view/group/main/main/id/00067189.html

Botswana Democratic Party has elected Mokgweetsi Masisi as its president at a special congress in Kang in the Kgalagadi District. Masisi took over the country's leadership after being handpicked ...

News Botswana Kgalagadi: Mmegi Online :: Traversing through Kgalagadi’s fossil rivers

Published on: Sunday 21 April 2019
News source: http://www.mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=80607&dir=2019/april/18

Most parts of the river form the border between Botswana and South Africa. The people of Kgalagadi say they have never seen it flooded. It is reported that the last time the Molopo River along the ...