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News Botswana » Culture: 5 of the best metal bands from Botswana

News channel or source: http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-19/5-of-the-best-metal-bands-from-botswana
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Quite possibly Botswana’s most brutal death metal band ... Skinflint seek to combine elements from traditional African culture with heavy metal, using their riffs as a conduit to pay homage to ancestral beliefs. Their latest record, Chief Of The Ghosts ...

News Botswana » Culture: Botswana continues with cruel and regressive execution

News channel or source: https://www.fidh.org/en/issues/death-penalty/botswana-continues-with-cruel-and-regressive-execution
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

“The application of the death penalty is unacceptable. The State has blatantly disregarded appeals for a moratorium or abolition of the death penalty in Botswana. Despite its cultural background based on botho and traditional communal ...

News Botswana » Culture: Goscor Cleaning Equipment appoints GHF as its Botswana distributor

News channel or source: http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/goscor-cleaning-equipment-appoints-ghf-as-its-botswana-distributor-2018-02-15/rep_id:4136
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

However, by concluding the distribution agreement with GHF, the company will be able to leverage off GHF’s knowledge of Botswana’s business culture, and its local expertise, so as to provide an improved service for GCE’s Botswana clients. Moreover ...

News Botswana » Culture: The Diplomats Next Door: Meet L.A.’s Honorary Consuls

News channel or source: http://www.lamag.com/culturefiles/honorary-consuls/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Minnesota-born Deanne Sando Neiman has only visited Botswana a couple of times, but she flies the country’s flag outside her Santa Monica home with pride. “I absolutely fell in love with Botswana and their people, and the animals took my breath away ...

News Botswana » Culture: African Union Commission endorses APRA Botswana 2018

News channel or source: http://punchng.com/african-union-commission-endorses-apra-botswana-2018/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

The President, APRA, Mr. Yomi Badejo-Okusanya, was quoted as saying that the delegates would have the opportunity to experience the beautiful nature of Botswana’s rich culture and tradition.

News Botswana » Culture: Botswana’s queer creatives push for change

News channel or source: https://mg.co.za/article/2018-02-14-botswanas-queer-creatives-push-for-change
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

People in Botswana are still very culturally-minded,” says the 21 ... the organisation was met with resistance due to “a culture of not wanting to speak about things that are taboo” as well as a perception that being gay is illegal.

News Botswana » Culture: Mmegi Online :: The opportunity is before us

News channel or source: http://www.mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=74505&dir=2018/february/16
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

cultural and economic agents and stakeholders within our system. If anything, and despite the many imperfections and lapses we need to confront, the Ministry of Finance and Bank of Botswana should receive some credit for managing some of the variables ...

News Botswana » Culture: COMMENTARY: The science behind love

News channel or source: http://www.themonitor.com/opinion/columnists/article_b6d411d6-110f-11e8-a0ae-9f78cd3eae5e.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Standard thinking in the social sciences has told us no — that romantic love is a recent and capricious emotion, a cultural construction invented ... a traditional Kung woman from Botswana, Africa: “When two people are first together, their hearts ...

News Botswana » Culture: All Zimbabwean refugees urged to return home

News channel or source: https://bulawayo24.com/news/national/128246
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

In an interview yesterday, the Minister of Home Affairs and Culture, Dr Obert Mpofu, said he learnt about the refugees during President Emmerson Mnangagwa's State visit to Botswana on Monday and Tuesday. "During President Mnangagwa's State visit to ...

News Botswana » Culture: Get Inspired by 9 Global Education Innovations

News channel or source: http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/global_learning/2018/02/get_inspired_by_9_global_education_innovations.html
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Students immerse themselves in the local language and culture using place and project-based learning to explore real world issues. This year, students travel to Botswana, Japan, India, and Spain. Traffic Agent is a student-designed app that promotes road ...