University of Botswana

Type: Organization
Name: University of Botswana
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Who replaces Motswaledi?

The death of Gomolemo Motswaledi has sent the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) and its affiliate - the Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) scurrying for his replacement.Motswaledi was the president of the BMD, secretary general of the UDC and both ... [Published The Midweek Sun - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

‘Fako wants to take UB back to the 1980s’

In the words of a source, the Department of English at the University of Botswana was extremely lucky to secure the services of Professor Jack Mapanje, a renowned Malawian poet and scholar who spent his one-year sabbatical leave at the university.“That’s ... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

So many questions in Motswaledi’s death

Independent experts in forensic pathology, ballistic and accident reconstruction arrived this week to determine the probable cause of Gomolemo Motswaledi’s car accident along with government appointed medical personnel.The Telegraph spoke to a criminal ... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

UB academic underpins rights of children borne out of wedlock

A law academic at the University of Botswana (UB) says the law which excludes children borne out of wedlock from inheriting from their fathers’ estate must be scrapped.Mmegi Online :: Senior lecturer in the Department of Law, Obonye Jonas, wrote this ... [Published Mmegi Online - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

UDC Youth to march for Motswaledi

Umbrella for Democratic Change, UDC Youth League, is expected to have a peaceful march this afternoon, in honour of the late Gomolemo Motswaledi.Youth League President, Phenyo Segokgo, told Gabz Fm News this morning, that they were still awaiting a permit ... [Published Gabz FM - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

Under 17 thrash Botswana

The Zambia under 17 national soccer team will meet Uganda in the final round of the Niger 2015 Africa Junior Championship.This is after they battered Botswana 5-nil and to win 6-nil on aggregate while Uganda beat Rwanda 3-2 and 7-2 on aggregate on Friday ... [Published ZNBC - Aug 02 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

Obituary of young man whose death has rocked Southern Africa

Gomolemo Thatayaone Motswaledi popularly known as Sir G or Bro G to his peers died in a controversial and yet to be explained car accident in Botswana this week.Gomolelo was born on the 19th of June 1970 in Mahalapye 200 kms north of Gaborone. He was ... [Published Bulawayo24 News - Aug 02 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Osman appointed Head of Global Markets at Standard Bank Malawi

Stanbic Bank Botswana has announced the appointment of Lesego Osman as Head of Global Markets at Standard Bank Malawi. Osman has assumed his new role within the Standard Bank Group and he is based in Lilongwe.“We actively encourage growth and development ... [Published Botswana Gazette - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Jojo awaits Teddy Bears collabo

Mmegi Online :: Teddy Bears are expected in the country next month when they will perform at the University of Botswana Freshers’ Ball show. Jojo will work with them during that visit. “I’m working on a house song with Teddy Bears. According to the livewire ... [Published Mmegi Online - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 2 reports

Organisations call on SA government to protect babies against Hepatitis B

On World Hepatitis Day, 25 organisations and individuals from around the world have called on the South African Department of Health and Department of Trade and Industry to address the public health threat of hepatitis, by implementing hepatitis B immunisation ... [Published Publicity Update - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Bulawa, an avid educationist

FRANCISTOWN: Botswana Congress Party (BCP) candidate in the Tati West constituency, Dr. Phillip Bulawa is passionate about education, which goes to show why he is the designated Shadow Minister for Higher Education. A teacher by profession, Bulawa espouses ... [Published Mmegi Online - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

US mobilises youth ahead of Botswana elections

The United States embassy in Gaborone will Thursday launch a country-wide campaign to mobilise young people to participate in forthcoming Botswana general elections set for October this year.US embassy spokesperson Laona Segaetsho said the campaign, which ... [Published StarAfrica.com - Jul 24 2014]

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"It is encouraging that palliative care is being driven from within the Ministry of Health in Botswana and is under strong leadership and there is also support from senior officials" she added
"In terms of health, there is absolutely nothing whatsoever attributable to Scannex" he said
Oti-Boateng explains that "since 2005, ANSTI has hosted a biennial Conference of Vice-Chancellors, Provosts and Deans of Science, Engineering and Technology (COVIDSET) to provide a platform for university leaders, policymakers, development partners, international scientific and engineering networks and the private sector to exchange ideas, examine challenges and opportunities, explore solutions and forge ahead to ensure the relevance of these fields in our new and changing world"

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Let Motswaledi rest in dignity [Published Mmegi Online - 3 hours ago]
Botswana gearing up to provide children’s palli... [Published EHospice - Aug 20 2014]
A great jurist and a distinguished Chief Justice [Published Mmegi Online - Aug 20 2014]
Sikalesele-Vaka takes over as BSE chairperson [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Aug 19 2014]
Pabalinga promises breath-taking week of entert... [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Aug 19 2014]
BDP worried by the declining fortunes [Published Mmegi Online - Aug 18 2014]
Why would Motswaledi become a target for intell... [Published Mmegi Online - Aug 18 2014]
Who replaces Motswaledi? [Published The Midweek Sun - Aug 15 2014]
GIS multi-criteria decision analysis in livesto... [Published EE Publishers - Aug 11 2014]
‘Fako wants to take UB back to the 1980s’ [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Aug 11 2014]
Is Motswaledi’s death the tipping point for Bot... [Published Botswana Guardian - Aug 11 2014]
Kgosi gets a break [Published Mmegi Online - Aug 11 2014]
So many questions in Motswaledi’s death [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Aug 08 2014]
Boakgomo-Ntakhwana leaves FNBB [Published Mmegi Online - Aug 08 2014]
Scanner radiation concerns nothing but ‘scare s... [Published Mining Weekly - Aug 08 2014]
UB academic underpins rights of children borne ... [Published Mmegi Online - Aug 07 2014]
UDC Youth to march for Motswaledi [Published Gabz FM - Aug 06 2014]
Vee Mampeezy roasted at Rail Park Mall [Published Sunday Standard Botswana - Aug 04 2014]
Black Gypsy trades in accounting degree for verses [Published Mmegi Online - Aug 03 2014]
Under 17 thrash Botswana [Published ZNBC - Aug 02 2014]
Obituary of young man whose death has rocked So... [Published Bulawayo24 News - Aug 02 2014]
John Daniel: Activist, exile and a truly inspir... [Published Mail & Guardian Online - Aug 01 2014]
Osman appointed Head of Global Markets at Stand... [Published Botswana Gazette - Jul 31 2014]
Kgafela loyalists attend Davids launch [Published Mmegi Online - Jul 31 2014]
Jojo awaits Teddy Bears collabo [Published Mmegi Online - Jul 30 2014]
Building a Brighter Future for African Resea... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 30 2014]
Building a brighter future for African researchers [Published SciDev.Net - Jul 30 2014]
Organisations call on SA government to protect ... [Published Publicity Update - Jul 28 2014]
Health24.com | World Hepatitis Day: Organisatio... [Published Health24 - Jul 28 2014]
Bulawa, an avid educationist [Published Mmegi Online - Jul 28 2014]
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