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News Botswana » History: Botswana leader vows to revive, strengthen ties with Zimbabwe

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/13/c_136970758.htm
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

He said Botswana has played a critical role in the history of Zimbabwe that dates back to the years of liberation struggle. Mnagagwa said the two countries have a lot in common and need to further strengthen ties in any field that would be of great benefit ...

News Botswana » History: Zimbabwe, Botswana ties enter new era

News channel or source: https://bulawayo24.com/news/national/127896
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

President Mnangagwa said Zimbabwe was committed to playing its part to strengthen relations with Botswana under a new chapter that restores friendship and cooperation. "It is a chapter informed not only by the long history between our two countries ...

News Botswana » History: EDITORIAL COMMENT: Zim-Botswana relationship reset crucial for both nations

News channel or source: http://www.chronicle.co.zw/editorial-comment-zim-botswana-relationship-reset-crucial-for-both-nations/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

President Mnangagwa said Zimbabwe was committed to playing its part to strengthen relations with Botswana under a new chapter that restores friendship and co-operation. “It is a chapter informed not only by the long history between our two countries ...

News Botswana » History: Black History from the Pages of EBONY: The Colored People of the 1950s

News channel or source: http://www.ebony.com/black-history/black-history-pages-ebony-colored-people-1950s
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Several issues featured covers and articles on interracial marriages, including those of exiled Chieftan Seretse Khama, the first president of Botswana, and Ruth Williams Khama (which the chieftan penned himself); opera singer Marion Anderson and Orpheus ...

News Botswana » History: Former Banyana skipper Simphiwe Dludlu on the verge of history

News channel or source: https://www.iol.co.za/sport/soccer/bafana/former-banyana-skipper-simphiwe-dludlu-on-the-verge-of-history-13316151
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

JOHANNESBURG – Former Banyana Banyana captain Simphiwe Dludlu is on the verge of making history by becoming the first former ... “The team has grown so much because when we went to Botswana to play, half of the players were not talking to each other ...

News Botswana » History: The Future of Science Is Black

News channel or source: https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/59k33k/the-future-of-science-is-black
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

After being violently evicted from their homes, the San in Botswana’s Central Kalahari have to contend ... Jefferson attempted to use natural history to justify the inferiority and oppression of Black and Indigenous Americans. Douglass refuted the ...

News Botswana » History: Op-Ed: South Africa and Mauritius – Why do countries reform?

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-za/news/other/op-ed-south-africa-and-mauritius-why-do-countries-reform/ar-BBJo2a2
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

In 1980 it was one of two African countries considered as democratic, the other being Botswana. It has maintained its democratic ... was “supposed to fail rather than succeed. Things in our history and at independence were indicative of trouble ahead.

News Botswana » History: Botswana: A History of Botswana Cinema Part 1

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/200709240802.html
Publication date: Sunday 23 September 2007

At this time when the local video and film industry is vibrant and resurgent it is time to look back, argues film historian Professor Neil Parsons. In this part 1 of a 2 part series on the history of cinema in Botswana from the 1940s, he follows the story ...

News Botswana » History: Marvel Studios' 'Black Panther' Has an Opening Weekend Worthy of a King

News channel or source: https://news.marvel.com/movies/84831/marvel-studios-black-panther-opening-weekend-worthy-king/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

“Black Panther” brought in a record-breaking $242 million at the domestic box office over the holiday weekend, including Presidents Day on Monday, making it the second-highest four-day opening in movie history. Meanwhile, its worldwide box office to ...

News Botswana » History: Are African Board Games a Key to African Excellence?

News channel or source: http://www.blackenterprise.com/african-board-games-key-african-excellence/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The African continent has a long history of gameplay that extends back to pre-slavery ... herding strategies in parts of southern Africa (for example, South Africa, Botswana, and Lesotho) and discuss information related to war strategies.