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News Botswana » Southern: GeoPoll Extends Research Services In Southern Africa With Botswana Launch

News channel or source: https://afkinsider.com/141645/geopoll-extend-their-research-services-in-southern-africa-with-botswana-launch/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Mobile survey platform, GeoPoll has extended its presence in Africa to Botswana. Photo: courseweb U.S.-based mobile survey platform, GeoPoll has extended its presence in Southern Africa with a launch of operations in Botswana. The company was already ...

News Botswana » Southern: 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

In the latest issue of Metal Hammer, we head to southern Africa to meet the Botswana Queens, a group of female metalheads sticking two fingers up to the prejudices of society by supporting the music they love. Trust us, nothing will stop them throwing the ...

News Botswana » Southern: Botswana hangs man who murdered girlfriend and son in 2010

News channel or source: http://www.africanews.com/2018/02/19/botswana-hangs-man-who-murdered-girlfriend-and-son-in-2010/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Botswana has hanged a man for murdering his girlfriend and her son, the first execution in two years by the only southern African nation not to have abolished the death penalty. Joseph Poni Tselayarona, 28, was executed on Saturday after the 2010 murder of ...

News Botswana » Southern: 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 » Southern: Botswana hangs man convicted of murdering girlfriend, child

News channel or source: https://af.reuters.com/article/topNews/idAFKCN1G30KI-OZATP
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Botswana has hanged a man for murdering his girlfriend and her son, the first execution in two years by the only southern African nation not to have abolished the death penalty. Joseph Poni Tselayarona, 28, was executed on Saturday ...

News Botswana » Southern: Zimbabwe, Botswana Set to Sign Diamond Deal - Report

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802170090.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Its arrangement with Zimbabwe would likely see the southern African nation sending its vast diamond to Botswana for processing, cleaning and polishing before being sold. The move would see the country's diamond make better returns than their current price ...

News Botswana » Southern: Botswana's Khama to get $419,000 retirement pay

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-za/news/other/botswanas-khama-to-get-24419000-retirement-pay/ar-BBJkWVT
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Botswana is one of the Africa’s most stable countries and the continent's longest continuous multi-party democracy. The southern African nation is relatively free of corruption and has a good human rights record. Khama is the fourth president of Botswana ...

News Botswana » Southern: ISS Today: Decline in elephant poaching could be short-lived

News channel or source: https://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2018-02-19-iss-today-decline-in-elephant-poaching-could-be-short-lived/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

In Southern Africa, the CITES report indicates that the jumbo population is stable or increasing. This could be interpreted as a marker of success by those who argued for once-off ivory sales In 2008, Botswana, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe earned $15 ...

News Botswana » Southern: Poor rains, fall armyworm leaves Southern Africa vulnerable

News channel or source: https://www.cnbcafrica.com/apo/2018/02/12/poor-rains-fall-armyworm-leaves-southern-africa-vulnerable/
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

A Special Alert issued by the Food and Nutrition Security Working Group Southern Africa (FNSWG) painted a worrying picture of the situation, as many farmers from the region planted late while in some areas of Botswana, southern Mozambique and Zimbabwe did ...

News Botswana » Southern: Alumnus’ art uses novel techniques to portray southern African feminism

News channel or source: http://dailybruin.com/2018/02/14/alumnus-art-uses-novel-techniques-to-portray-southern-african-feminism/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

explores the theme of feminism in postcolonial southern Africa. Mokgosi compiled extensive research and traveled to his native country of Botswana to develop the exhibition, which features multiple large-scale oil paintings created using nontraditional ...