University of Botswana

Type: Organization
Name: University of Botswana
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

BDP on a mission to get rid of uncommitted members

FRANCISTOWN: The Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) is not bothered by losing  disgruntled members who intend to  stand as independent candidates in the upcoming general elections as the party is on a mission to part ways with uncommitted members who bring ... [Published Botswana Gazette - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Foreman fined for assaulting junior

The Urban Customary Court on Monday fined a 35 year-old security foreman P250 or five months imprisonment for assaulting his junior during a dispute at work.Nnasaretha Kgamanyane,Share: Foreman fined for assaulting juniorMmegi Online :: Foreman fined ... [Published Mmegi Online - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Nasha key speaker at UN-sponsored Eminent Women’s Dialogue

Speaker of the National Assembly, Dr Margaret Nasha is scheduled to set the scene this week Tuesday, for women of substance renowned for their special contribution to the struggle for gender equality as they bare their all in a debate on gender equality ... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Local land surveyors challenged to market themselves in SADC

A civil engineering expert has challenged local land surveyors to market themselves in SADC countries that are undergoing reconstruction.The Head of Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Botswana, Dr Boipuso Nkwae said there are many opportunities ... [Published Gabz FM - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Botswana: Give Equal Voice to Women

Professor, Richard Rooney, Head of Media studies at the University of Botswana, which is a Gender Links Gender and Media Education Institution (GIME), highlighted the importance of gender mainstreaming in media training institutions, media houses and ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

BDP resignations will hurt elections

A political commentator at the University of Botswana says the recent resignations in the ruling BDP will hurt the party in the up-coming general elections.At least two MPs and some councillors have quit the party in recent days, claiming the party has ... [Published Gabz FM - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Water Engineering & Pumping Technology

South Africa’s Water Engineering and Pumping Technologies Pty Ltd (WET) imports building wet services products from around the world to complete turnkey projects across Sub-Saharan Africa.Over 30 years of business, WET has grown spectacularly. The ... [Published The African Business Journal - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Global Youth Ambassador emerges from Bobonong

Mmegi Online :: In her new role, the 24 year-old will advocate for children and young people to remain in school so they can use their skills and knowledge to improve their lives and realise their full potential. She presents herself as a living example ... [Published Mmegi Online - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Piecemeal designs to turn education around will not bring results

A temporary, improperly planned and quick fix solution for Botswana’s deteriorating education system is not helpful. A holistic approach to the country’s education crisis is proving more compelling than ever.The future of the next generations is quite ... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Chronic renal failure threatens young man’s future

Early this year, Batho Madigele had to freeze his studies at University of Botswana where he was reading for a bachelor of sciences degree because the workload was too heavy for his health.The 20-year-old Kanye born is a bright student who scored an impressive ... [Published The Midweek Sun - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Construction industry incompetent

The continued concern among stakeholders in the supply and demand side of project delivery chain has led researchers to investigate root causes of poor delivery of public construction projects in Botswana.University of Botswana civil engineers Joseph ... [Published Botswana Guardian - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Influential university collaborations launched

Hope@Africa and Hope International, two related international networks set on jointly promoting human development and tackling major societal challenges in Africa and in the rest of the world, were recently launched in Stellenbosch. Through the efforts ... [Published Biz Community - Mar 26 2014]

Quotes

...” Modise locates the genesis of prosperity gospel in Genesis 12 verses 1 to 3: "Now the Lord had said unto Abram, ‘Get thee out thy country, and from thy kindred, and from thy father's house, unto a land that I will show thee, and I will bless thee, and make thy name great; and thou shall be a blessing and I will bless them that bless thee and curse him that curse thee: and in thee shall all families of the earth be blessed."
"Whatever we adopt we are not able to have 100% online teaching. We need to extend higher education through blending online opportunities within the framework of lifelong and open distance learning" Molelu said
...Is his a past that is just as worth writing and learning about as any other? On an inscription on Sir Seretse Khama’s grave is written: "Lefatshe ke kereke yame. Go dira molemo tumelo yame. The world is my church. To do good my religion"
...AssociationsInternational Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) 2003-2005, and Member of the Board of Trustees of INASP, said: "I am delighted that this project is going ahead. It will help researchers in less developed countries to keep abreastabreast of new scholarly papers as well as giving librarians an important role in the process. Through the inclusion of the INASP Journals Online content, much of which is Open Access, it will also improve the accessibility and visibility of research from developing countries."

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Nasha vs. Khama over SA elections observer miss... [Published Botswana Gazette - Apr 17 2014]
Moatlhodi finally walks [Published Botswana Gazette - Apr 17 2014]
Foreman fined for assaulting junior [Published Mmegi Online - Apr 17 2014]
Nasha key speaker at UN-sponsored Eminent Women... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Apr 17 2014]
BDP on a mission to get rid of uncommitted members [Published Botswana Gazette - Apr 17 2014]
Local land surveyors challenged to market thems... [Published Gabz FM - Apr 16 2014]
Bobonong - It’s Kgathi vs Lucas again [Published Botswana Guardian - Apr 15 2014]
Botswana: Give Equal Voice to Women [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 15 2014]
BDP resignations will hurt elections [Published Gabz FM - Apr 15 2014]
Prosperity gospel may be a national security th... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Apr 13 2014]
Tawele gets nod to contest BCP primaries [Published Mmegi Online - Apr 11 2014]
Water Engineering & Pumping Technology [Published The African Business Journal - Apr 10 2014]
Senn Foods not pruling out contract extension [Published Botswana Gazette - Apr 10 2014]
Global Youth Ambassador emerges from Bobonong [Published Mmegi Online - Apr 09 2014]
Piecemeal designs to turn education around will... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Apr 07 2014]
Leepile the maverick returns [Published Mmegi Online - Apr 07 2014]
Hollard targets corporate partnerships [Published Botswana Guardian - Apr 04 2014]
Universities across continents explore Glocal C... [Published University World News - Apr 04 2014]
UB SRC elections won’t harm me, says Saleshand0 [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Apr 04 2014]
Remembering Mbulelo Mzamane [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Apr 04 2014]
Chronic renal failure threatens young man’s future [Published The Midweek Sun - Apr 01 2014]
Construction industry incompetent [Published Botswana Guardian - Apr 01 2014]
Botswana Ambassador Who Is UC Alumna Will Speak... [Published University of Cincinnati - Mar 31 2014]
Getting high to get high marks [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Mar 30 2014]
Botswana Stock Exchange appoints UCT GSB graduate [Published MBA.co.za - Mar 28 2014]
Masire says NO to Domkrag [Published Weekend Post - Mar 27 2014]
President Khama, listen to the words from your ... [Published Weekend Post - Mar 27 2014]
Libraries in developing nations benefit from co... [Published Information World Review - Mar 26 2014]
Influential university collaborations launched [Published Biz Community - Mar 26 2014]
Tertiary students decry loadshedding [Published Mmegi Online - Mar 24 2014]
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