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News Botswana Culture: Ex-Kenyan star happy to mould future stars in Botswana

Published on: Saturday 02 May 2020
Ex-Kenyan star happy to mould future stars in Botswana
News source: https://www.nation.co.ke/sports/cricket/Joseph-Angara-happy-to-mould-future-stars-in-Botswana/434908-5540746-u608g3/index.html

Former Kenyan cricket team player Joseph Angara has tipped Botswana to do well in future. The former bowler who coaches the southern African nation’s national team has set up development structures to ...

News Botswana Culture: Top 5 peaceful tourist destinations to relax your spirit

Published on: Saturday 09 May 2020
Top 5 peaceful tourist destinations to relax your spirit
News source: https://break.com/top-5-peaceful-tourist-destinations-to-relax-your-spirit-aGjP.html

The peaceful tourist destinations such as Ecuador, Iceland, Botswana, Canary Islands seem to have become a new trend as life is so busy now.

News Botswana Culture: What's on TV tonight: Levison Wood goes Walking With Elephants in Botswana

Published on: Saturday 09 May 2020
What's on TV tonight: Levison Wood goes Walking With Elephants in Botswana
News source: https://inews.co.uk/culture/whats-on-tv-tonight-guide-listings-walking-with-elephants-levison-wood-channel-4-2848105

There's also a new craft competition in The Fantastical Factory of Curious Craft and Who Wants To Be A Millionaire is back ...

News Botswana Culture: China's urban planning made life easier during epidemic

Published on: Wednesday 15 April 2020
China's urban planning made life easier during epidemic
News source: http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/a/202004/16/WS5e97d3bda3105d50a3d16ac3.html

Botswana, still at infancy stage in terms of infrastructure development ... plenty of sitting areas and waste bins. In Kunming, I observed people's culture of walking and spending time with families ...

News Botswana Culture: Botswana Battles Declining Number of Women in Politics

Published on: Thursday 31 October 2019
Botswana Battles Declining Number of Women in Politics
News source: https://www.voanews.com/africa/botswana-battles-declining-number-women-politics

Female under-representation in politics continues to be a problem in Botswana, where only three women won seats in the 57-member National Assembly during last week’s general elections. Activists say the central African country has a bias against women both in its electoral system and its culture.  After the 2014 general election, Botswana only had four elected female Members of Parliament in the National Assembly.

News Botswana Culture: Former Mayo employee now works in Botswana to build reading culture

Published on: Friday 01 November 2019
Former Mayo employee now works in Botswana to build reading culture
News source: https://www.postbulletin.com/news/local/former-mayo-employee-now-works-in-botswana-to-build-reading/article_53c59eae-fa95-11e9-b732-1f28e176551b.html

Nor that her work would revolve around her love of books and helping to instill a culture of reading in the country. But what started as a two-year commitment to the Peace Corps has now become a ...

News Botswana Culture: Nigeria, the Garden of Eden not Botswana

Published on: Saturday 09 November 2019
Nigeria, the Garden of Eden not Botswana
News source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2019/11/nigeria-the-garden-of-eden-not-botswana/

The trending news of Botswana being the origin of humanity, the true Garden of Eden, has been dismissed as cultural miseducation by the African Sociocultural Harmony and Enlightenment (ASHE) ...

News Botswana Culture: All modern humans originated in northern Botswana, study says

Published on: Monday 28 October 2019
All modern humans originated in northern Botswana, study says
News source: https://www.cnn.com/2019/10/28/world/human-origins-botswana-scn-trnd/

Africa has long been regarded as the cradle of humankind, but scientists seeking a more specific location have narrowed in on northern Botswana as the "homeland" for all modern humans, according to a new study.

News Botswana Culture: Botswana hosted humankind's ancestral homeland - Research finds

Published on: Tuesday 29 October 2019
Botswana hosted humankind's ancestral homeland - Research finds
News source: https://www.africanews.com/2019/10/29/botswana-hosted-humankind-s-ancestral-homeland-research-suggests/

A large ancient wetlands region spanning northern Botswana – once teeming with life but now dominated by desert and ... which then led to the development of genetic diversity and eventually cultural, ...

News Botswana Culture: Cradle of modern human life found in Botswana…maybe

Published on: Monday 28 October 2019
Cradle of modern human life found in Botswana…maybe
News source: https://www.pbs.org/newshour/science/cradle-of-modern-human-life-found-in-botswana-maybe

But Africa is an enormous continent featuring an overwhelming scope of geographical and cultural diversity. Today, anywhere between 1,000 to 2,000 ... long before they spread to the farthest reaches ...

News Botswana Culture: Botswana: BDP Back to Crossroads - Masisi

Published on: Monday 07 October 2019
Botswana: BDP Back to Crossroads - Masisi
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201910080087.html

Tlokweng — President Dr Mokgweetsi Masisi says the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP ... the party had gone back to its culture and traditions anchored on unity, consultation, respect and ...

News Botswana Culture: Botswana: Youth in Business Expo Platform for Local Businesses

Published on: Monday 07 October 2019
Botswana: Youth in Business Expo Platform for Local Businesses
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201910080084.html

The mini expo was complemented by a fashion show which showcased local culture. One exhibitor, Ms Kae Johnson of Kgaka Kollections which speciliases in products made of German print (leteisi ...

News Botswana Culture: Botswana: Miss Botswana Announces Top 30

Published on: Sunday 28 July 2019
Botswana: Miss Botswana Announces Top 30
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201907290161.html

He said the crown would reflect the dynamic nature of Botswana's culture and incorporate indigenous materials and diamonds. Othomile also highlighted that this year's crown, is called 'Mosadi wa ...

News Botswana Culture: Botswana: Arts Put On Pedestal

Published on: Thursday 18 July 2019
Botswana: Arts Put On Pedestal
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201907190128.html

... the world to Botswana and if some can't come to Botswana don't feel shy pack your bags and go to them. The capability of exporting our culture and ensuring that it remains ours is what we ...

News Botswana Culture: Botswana: Baherero Culture Unites Botswana,Namibia

Published on: Wednesday 17 July 2019
Botswana: Baherero Culture Unites Botswana,Namibia
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201907180120.html

Tsau — The Baherero Otjiserandu cultural commemorations have been hailed for uniting Botswana and Namibia. The annual cultural event, which is commemorated in both countries, also paid tribute ...

News Botswana Culture: President in Botswana for elephant summit

Published on: Monday 06 May 2019
News source: https://www.chronicle.co.zw/president-in-botswana-for-elephant-summit/

President Mnangagwa was accompanied by the acting Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Cain Mathema, who is also the Minister of Home Affairs and Cultural Heritage. The summit kicks off ...

News Botswana Culture: Botswana: Work for Gender-Based Violence Eradication

Published on: Wednesday 15 May 2019
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201905160098.html

Launching the report, Minister of Nationality, Immigration and Gender Affairs Mr Ngaka Ngaka said the report showed that Botswana continued ... as they perpetuate rape culture and encourage ...