University of Botswana

Type: Organization
Name: University of Botswana
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

ACP welcomes new Assistant Secretary General

By Online Editor7:02 pm GMT+12, 28/09/2014, BelgiumIvy Dondo Chaza was presented to the Committee of Ambassadors on Thursday as the newly appointed ACP Assistant Secretary General in charge of Administration, Finance and Human Resources.Her tenure began ... [Published Pacific Islands News Association - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 2 reports

XINHUA - China's Confucius Institute Day celebrated in Botswana

China's Confucius Institute Day celebrated in BotswanaContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.GABORONE, Sept. 26 (Xinhua) -- Confucius Institute at University of Botswana on Friday held an event to celebrate the Confucius Institute Day in Gaborone.At the event ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Batswana youths lagging – National Experts Survey

Botswana National Experts Survey (NES) provides insights from experts in each economy on nine identified Entrepreneurial Frame Work conditions (EFC).The NES collects and compiles experts opinion regarding the entrepreneurial start up and the overall Botswana ... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Beautiful with brains and on the move

At only 24-years-old, Kessy Gaopalelwe has proven her ability to work the run-way and own it.With a surreal combination of beauty and brains, it is little wonder she holds the bragging rights to so many beauty pageant crowns – and is still adding mor ... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Eat or be eaten

Despite human beings the superior animals in the animal kingdom with a certain level of reasoning and understanding of our environment, the reality however comes back to jungle dynamics.‘It’s either you eat or be eaten.’ However this statement may be ... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

The reality of a coalition

Boosted by Botswana’s thriving economy, its enhanced regional and international status, and the perks that come with it, Botswana’s presidency has become not only a magnet, but an apple in the eyes of opposition leaders.While the country's out of date ... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

China’s African ambitions stumble in Botswana

Gaborone, Botswana – Tensions have emerged between Botswana's government and Chinese businesses over high-profile projects as the country gears up for elections in October.Some local politicians have pointed to a catalogue of problems on large building ... [Published Al Jazeera - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

How to write satire for an African audience

Know your audienceYour audience is made up of people who distrust media. They believe they've been fed on lies on current affairs, by presidents who want to stay in power, by journalists trying to create a sensationalist splash.Make sure your target is ... [Published Africa Review - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Schools poised for 2014 debating finals

In 2012, the Ministry of Education and Skills Development partnered with the then Debate Masters Association to start a debate tournament for all junior and senior secondary schools in Botswana dubbed the “Setswana Debate Cup”.After the successfully tournaments ... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

The master public speaker

His name will certainly ring a bell. He is that seasoned speaker who confidently stands in front of an audience as an emcee. He is that guy on our TV screens presenting Sedibeng as well as the voice on RB 2, Cliff Kepaletswe is also an author of Fearless ... [Published Botswana Gazette - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Gov’t pleads with Batswana to embrace co-operatives

Government has pleaded with Batswana to give co-operative societies a chance as new strategies are being developed to revive the ailing sector that was once the backbone of rural economies before the advent of aggressive retailers. Co-operatives have ... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Burrows set for a historic deal

The dream of former Dolphins captain Churchill Burrows to become the first local player to play professional basketball is coming true end of this month as he is set to sign a lucrative contract with Athletico Sportif Avecio of Angola.The national team ... [Published Botswana Gazette - Sep 04 2014]

Quotes

"You mentioned that the Confucius Institute is a symbol of China's unremitting efforts for world peace and international cooperation and links the Chinese people and people of other countries. And you have full confidence in the bright future of the institutes. I deeply appreciate those remarks" Xi said of the letters
Botlhale agrees: "On a social level, the Chinese have become part of us, albeit temporarily. In a way, they have come to understand and appreciate our culture and this will promote Sino-Tswana relationships."
Brian Kistler, CEO stated, "It is with great pleasure that I introduce the newly appointed Board of Directors to the loyal shareholders. I am confident that as we move forward, my understanding of international finance and business development is going to reach new heights. I am very excited with the qualifications of the individuals that are now acting in concert for the successful execution of the new business plan for our company."
"We are very strict on our delivery routes Singer said" adding you cannot easily duplicate our products

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The heat of battle [Published Botswana Guardian - 23 hours ago]
ACP welcomes new Assistant Secretary General [Published Pacific Islands News Association - Sep 29 2014]
1st Ld-Writethru: Xi backs Confucius Institutes... [Published Individual.com - Sep 27 2014]
Facebook Hate speech lands UB student in Soup [Published Botswana Voice - Sep 26 2014]
XINHUA - China's Confucius Institute Day celebr... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 26 2014]
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Bontshetse loses to Moatlhodi, with costs [Published Mmegi Online - Sep 24 2014]
Working for UNISWA wasn’t easy [Published Swazi Observer - Sep 24 2014]
Will Khama retire at the end of his term? [Published The Midweek Sun - Sep 23 2014]
Funding Daily: Security, weddings, and valet pa... [Published Venturebeat - Sep 23 2014]
Funding Daily: Security, weddings, and valet pa... [Published Venturebeat - Sep 23 2014]
EdCast raises $6M in its quest to facilitate un... [Published Education Dive - Sep 22 2014]
Beautiful with brains and on the move [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Sep 22 2014]
Batswana youths lagging – National Experts Survey [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Sep 22 2014]
EdCast lands $6M to build out the first ‘multiv... [Published Venturebeat - Sep 22 2014]
EdCast lands $6M to build out the first ‘multiv... [Published Venturebeat - Sep 22 2014]
Requiem: Othata Koduthebe Otto Motlogelwa as I ... [Published Mmegi Online - Sep 22 2014]
Domboshaba grows in leaps and bounds [Published Mmegi Online - Sep 21 2014]
Eat or be eaten [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Sep 18 2014]
Botswana risks losing American financial suppor... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Sep 18 2014]
The reality of a coalition [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Sep 18 2014]
China’s African ambitions stumble in Botswana [Published Al Jazeera - Sep 18 2014]
State of fear [Published Botswana Gazette - Sep 18 2014]
Sigur Palace, Inc. aka Freedom Energy Holdings ... [Published WGNT - Sep 17 2014]
How to write satire for an African audience [Published Africa Review - Sep 17 2014]
Respect our language: A minister isn't really g... [Published Mail & Guardian Online - Sep 15 2014]
Schools poised for 2014 debating finals [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Sep 15 2014]
Absence of freedom-of-information law also hind... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Sep 15 2014]
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Funding Daily: Security, weddings, and valet pa... [Published Venturebeat - Sep 23 2014]
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