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Monday, 09-01-14, 10:53Zim Musclemen Shine in Botswana[The Herald]ZIMBABWEAN body-builders dominated the inaugural edition of the Gaborone Classics competition held at Lamina Lodge in Gaborone on Saturday evening. The local athletes occupied five of the top six slots in the main division which was won by Botswana hulk Gontse Sethsele. Vincent Kandiyero finished second although reports from Gaborone indicate that some neutrals felt the Zimbabwean should have landed the prize ahead of Sethsele who took P10 000 and P5 000 worth of supplements. Upenyu Biglife Mahlaulo was a read more...
Monday, 09-01-14, 7:42Afcon 2015 - Tunisia's Squad for Botswana and Egypt Qualifiers[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis, -Coach of Tunisia's national soccer team Georges Leekens unveiled, on Friday, the list of players called up for the two African Nations Cup (AFCON 2015) qualifiers against Botswana next September 6 in Monastir and Egypt next September 10 in Egypt. read more...
Friday, 08-29-14, 14:37Men should not be intimidated by women's success[Gender Links]Gaborone, 29 August: Young feminist and designer Thuto Sekate talks to GL about her business Seatbelts and Openspaces, an eco-friendly brand which produces, sustainable products including up-cycled arts and crafts, clothing, and décor made from organic material, old clothes, trash and scrap material. Through her business venture, Sekate aims to make positive social, environmental and ethical changes in her community and eventually hopes to help empower women and provide women with technical and entr read more...
Wednesday, 08-27-14, 14:29Giving the Private Sector a Voice in SACU[SAIIA]While the oldest functioning customs union in the world can boast impressive longevity, the relationship between its member states - South Africa and Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia and Swaziland (BLNS) - is characterised by greater animosity than harmony. read more...
Wednesday, 08-27-14, 8:50Rehoboth Preps for the Spin Invasion 2 - Namibia v Botswana[Namibian]The story goes back to the South African townships of the 1990s, when a gangster died, his friends would steal a car and spin it at his funeral. Afterwards they would set it alight as a sign of respect. read more...
Tuesday, 08-26-14, 13:09Hunters Not Poachers - Botswana Bushmen to Sue Government Over Hunting Ban[Survival International]Bushmen hunt for their survival, but are treated like poachers on their land. #HuntersNotPoachers read more...
Tuesday, 08-26-14, 4:17Statement On the Ebola Outbreak By Chief Executive Officer - ...[Government of Botswana]Botswana Government, through the Ministry of Health, is implementing public health interventions to prevent the introduction and/or spread of the Ebola disease into the country. One of the interventions undertaken includes entry restrictions on visitors who have been to countries affected by the disease in the last 3 months. read more...
Monday, 08-25-14, 8:28Six Nam Refugees Return Home[Namibian]ONLY six out of 17 expected Namibian refugees returned home from Botswana on Thursday. read more...
Monday, 08-25-14, 8:28Zimbabwean Cigarette Smuggler Killed in Botswana[New Zimbabwe]THREE Zimbabweans were recently arrested in Botswana for smuggling cigarettes into the neighbouring country. read more...
Sunday, 08-24-14, 7:57Botswana Ordered to Give ARVs to Foreign Prisoners[New Zimbabwe]THE Botswana High Court on Friday ordered the government to provide anti-retroviral (ARV) treatment to HIV-positive foreign prisoners at the state's expense. read more...

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