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Botswana , Tuesday 20 February 2018

News Botswana » People: 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

Botswana is the only southern African nation that has not abolished the death penalty and that keeps executing. On the African continent, capital punishment is clearly on the decline and the African Commission of Human and People’s Rights has submitted ...

News Botswana » People: The Monitor :: Kgafela Mum On Return To Botswana

News channel or source: http://www.mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=74542&dir=2018/february/19
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

“According to the Constitution of Botswana, only those who are Batswana and residing ... You should have asked other people who were at the Kgotla, I am not the only voice of Bakgatla,” he said. An effort was also made to get a comment from Kgafela ...

News Botswana » People: Why Africa should throw people in jail – quickly

News channel or source: https://www.cnbcafrica.com/news/financial/2018/02/19/africa-throw-people-jail-quickly/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

He could take a leaf out of neighbouring Botswana’s book if he wants a model of how to control tightly pubic funds. The leaf may come in triplicate and signed by three people – but that is how Botswana guards its public money. Overall Ramaphosa needs ...

News Botswana » People: 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-year-old. Botho Maruatona is the gender and youth advocacy manager at the Botswana queer rights organisation, Lesbians, Gays & Bisexuals of Botswana (Legabibo), which has, for years ...

News Botswana » People: Botswana: 1-2-4 Service to Bridge Gap

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802200167.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

She said people would be able to read about health issues for free around the country, noting that the 1-2-4 service was the first of its kind in Botswana and was aimed at improving access to information in different areas. She said the new technology ...

News Botswana » People: Experience forces of nature in Botswana

News channel or source: https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/lifestyle/experience-forces-of-nature-in-botswana-828466.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Mashatu is the perfect safari extension to a South African holiday. Most people wishing to visit Botswana will likely be advised to head to the country during the dry season which runs from April to October. The reason for this would be that it is cooler t ...

News Botswana » People: Botswana Diamonds starts exploration work at Botswana JV, maintains exploration optimism

News channel or source: http://www.miningweekly.com/article/botswana-diamonds-starts-exploration-work-at-botswana-jv-maintains-exploration-optimism-2018-02-13/rep_id:3650
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

From a geological perspective, Botswana Diamonds maintains the belief that South Africa is one of the most prospective countries to find diamonds. “People often think it is counterintuitive, because we have so many old diamond mines, but it actually isn ...

News Botswana » People: Botswana's Ian Khama among world leaders who salute President Cyril Ramaphosa

News channel or source: https://www.africanindy.com/news/botswanas-ian-khama-among-world-leaders-who-salute-president-cyril-ramaphosa-13364449
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

"President Ramaphosa, I want to on behalf of the DA congratulate you, wish you well and I want you to know, if you act in interests of the people of South Africa, we will cooperate as best we can," said Mmusi Maimane. After delivering his maiden State of ...

News Botswana » People: Air Botswana suspends Cape Town route on CemAir woes

News channel or source: https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/64454-air-botswana-suspends-cape-town-route-on-cemair-woes
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Air Botswana (BP, Gaborone) has announced it has suspended its ... “The safety and well-being of our customers, our people and our aircraft is our top priority. For this reason, we are working closely with the South African Civil Aviation Authority ...

News Botswana » People: 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

Khama assured Mnagagwa that Botswana stands ready to give Zimbabwe all the support in her new journey of economic transformation and peace and prosperity for the betterment of the people of Zimbabwe, BOPA said. For his part, Mnagagwa expressed delight over ...