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News Botswana North-East: North-east guesthouse to be converted into homes after trade affected by AWPR and oil slump

Published on: Sunday 14 June 2020
North-east guesthouse to be converted into homes after trade affected by AWPR and oil slump
News source: https://www.pressandjournal.co.uk/fp/news/aberdeenshire/2258633/north-east-guest-house-to-be-converted-into-homes-after-trade-affected-by-awpr-and-oil-slump/

A once popular north-east guest house could be converted into ... Renaissance Oil Corp. has lined up an entry into Botswana in a bid to diversify its focus away from Mexico. Wintershall Noordzee ...

News Botswana North-East: Botswana E-Learning Initiative Wins Prestigious UN Public Service Award

Published on: Tuesday 23 June 2020
Botswana E-Learning Initiative Wins Prestigious UN Public Service Award
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/202006240048.html

In some parts of Botswana, parents looking for regular updates on their children progress in school, or teachers trying to quickly get in touch with parents will no longer need to wait for the periodic parents-teachers’ meetings or the end of a term to find out."A connected smartphone is all it will take," Tiyapo Spinks Salani, tells Africa Renewal, in a telephone interview.

News Botswana North-East: Nigeria is one of the least peaceful countries in Africa – Report

Published on: Wednesday 10 June 2020
Nigeria is one of the least peaceful countries in Africa – Report
News source: https://www.premiumtimesng.com/news/more-news/397016-nigeria-is-one-of-the-least-peaceful-countries-in-africa-report.html

The report attributed Nigeria’s deterioration in peacefulness to the Boko Haram insurgency in the North-East, as well as other safety...

News Botswana North-East: 'Hate Is Being Preached Openly Against Us.' After Delhi Riots, Muslims in India Fear What's Next

Published on: Tuesday 03 March 2020
'Hate Is Being Preached Openly Against Us.' After Delhi Riots, Muslims in India Fear What's Next
News source: https://time.com/5794354/delhi-riots-muslims-india/

Surrounded by smoldering houses and the blackened skeletons of burned-out cars, Mohammed Efaz picked his way through the streets of Khajuri Khas, a neighborhood in north-east Delhi. The 32 year ...

News Botswana North-East: Ambitious plans for future of Clearly Drinks

Published on: Friday 24 January 2020
Ambitious plans for future of Clearly Drinks
News source: https://www.thenorthernecho.co.uk/business/17722511.ambitious-plans-future-clearly-drinks/

The business, a North East England Chamber of Commerce member ... He had to develop the workforces in diverse cultures from Botswana to Lesotho. On leaving, Mr Howard’s work was again recognised when ...

News Botswana North-East: Kenya pitted against North Africans in the latest qualification system

Published on: Thursday 30 January 2020
Kenya pitted against North Africans in the latest qualification system
News source: https://www.the-star.co.ke/sports/2020-01-31-kenya-pitted-against-north-africans-in-the-latest-qualification-system/

Besides the North-East Africa region, North-West Africa and Central South ... Morocco, Nigeria and Sierre leone. Botswana, Malawi, Mauritius, Namibia, Swaziland, Zambia and Zimbabwe form Central-South ...

News Botswana North-East: South African, Botswana coal producers outline prospects for the industry

Published on: Sunday 02 February 2020
South African, Botswana coal producers outline prospects for the industry
News source: https://www.miningweekly.com/article/south-african-botswana-coal-producers-outline-prospects-for-the-industry-2020-02-03

Coal producers and market players have outlined risks and opportunities for the year ahead as more short-term contracts have been signed with Eskom, junior miners try to carve out a viable way forward and some of the major coal players disinvest from coal assets. While business with Eskom has become much more complex, it should still be a key part of the market strategy of South Africa coal producers, said Octagon Minerals MD Waheed Sulaiman.

News Botswana North-East: Botswana: Government Gives Matenge Priority

Published on: Thursday 17 October 2019
Botswana: Government Gives Matenge Priority
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201910180066.html

Kgosi Matenge noted that the offices were not built for the kgosi but for the community, which included every Motswana who might need services in Matenge. North East District Council chairperson, Ms ...

News Botswana North-East: West Brom injury update - Ahmed Hegazi back but Kieran Gibbs and Kenneth Zohore out

Published on: Friday 18 October 2019
West Brom injury update - Ahmed Hegazi back but Kieran Gibbs and Kenneth Zohore out
News source: https://www.expressandstar.com/sport/football/west-bromwich-albion/2019/10/18/west-brom-injury-update-hegazi-back-but-gibbs-and-zohore-out/

Ahmed Hegazi is set to return to Albion's squad for their Championship clash at Middlesbrough – but Kieran Gibbs and Kenneth Zohore will miss the trip to the North East. Speaking at his pre-match ...

News Botswana North-East: Botswana: Citizenship Appeal Cases Common in Border Villages

Published on: Thursday 17 October 2019
Botswana: Citizenship Appeal Cases Common in Border Villages
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201910180022.html

Addressing a kgotla meeting in Siviya in North East District, Mr Ngaka said some residents faced challenges when applying ... Mr Ngaka said it was important for every foreign national living in ...

News Botswana North-East: Harry embarks on solo leg of royal African tour - on a deeply personal mission

Published on: Wednesday 25 September 2019
Harry embarks on solo leg of royal African tour - on a deeply personal mission
News source: https://www.itv.com/news/2019-09-26/harry-embarks-on-solo-leg-of-royal-african-tour-on-a-deeply-personal-mission/

Credit: PA Archie meets Archbishop Desmond Tutu with mum and dad Meghan and Harry Prince Harry and Meghan discuss 'global issue' of mental health as Africa tour continues We are now in Kasane, a small ...

News Botswana North-East: Botswana: Interventions Result in Poverty Levels Decline - Shamukuni

Published on: Saturday 05 October 2019
Botswana: Interventions Result in Poverty Levels Decline - Shamukuni
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201910070171.html

Government interventions aimed at addressing poverty are yielding positive results as evidenced by declining national poverty levels, says Presidential Affairs, Governance and Public Administration assistant minister Mr Machana Shamukuni.

News Botswana North-East: 'Getting news about women's sport is pretty cool, but I will only be super-cool about it when it’s normal'

Published on: Monday 02 September 2019
'Getting news about women's sport is pretty cool, but I will only be super-cool about it when it’s normal'
News source: https://www.chroniclelive.co.uk/sport/uk-sport-news/getting-news-womens-sport-pretty-16835259

Tamara Taylor is England's second-most-capped rugby union player, a World Cup winner and a former captain but not a household name. She plans to use her testimonial to raise the profile of women's sport nationally and in the North East

News Botswana North-East: Botswana: Kedikilwe Advises Teachers to Serve Country With Pride, Due Diligence

Published on: Wednesday 21 August 2019
Botswana: Kedikilwe Advises Teachers to Serve Country With Pride, Due Diligence
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201908220098.html

Giving a keynote address at the North-East District excellence awards in ... to strive for good results despite challenges faced by Botswana due to economic volatility. Teachers, parents together ...

News Botswana North-East: Botswana: Official Urges North East to Focus On Sorghum, Millet, Beans

Published on: Thursday 22 August 2019
Botswana: Official Urges North East to Focus On Sorghum, Millet, Beans
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201908230083.html

Masunga — Farmers in the North East District have been encouraged to plough sorghum, millet and beans because they perform well in the region. In an interview recently, the senior agricultural ...

News Botswana North-East: Underdevelopment haunts Impalila Island

Published on: Thursday 18 July 2019
Underdevelopment haunts Impalila Island
News source: https://www.namibian.com.na/80995/read/Underdevelopment-haunts-Impalila-Island

SHEEHAMA AUPINDITwenty-nine years after Namibia gained its independence, residents of Impalila Island in the Zambezi region still lack essentials like clean water, electricity and access to proper healthcare.

News Botswana North-East: Critically endangered vultures poisoned en masse in Botswana

Published on: Thursday 20 June 2019
Critically endangered vultures poisoned en masse in Botswana
News source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-48717018

More than 500 critically endangered vultures have died of poisoning in Botswana, according to local officials. A total of 537 vultures and two tawny eagles were found dead in the country's north-east, ...

News Botswana North-East: Botswana: Minister Explains Removal of Bible Studies Subject

Published on: Thursday 27 June 2019
Botswana: Minister Explains Removal of Bible Studies Subject
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201906280093.html

Ms Tshireletso said Botswana was described by some as a secular ... Ms Tshireletso said the four districts of Kgalagadi, Chobe, North East and Ghanzi did not have the post of chief's ...