Botswana

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Mmegi Online :: Locals lead Phikwe economic recovery

Mmegi Online :: Locals lead Phikwe economic recovery

Botswana

Even as government’s focus has been to court foreign investors, the closure of BCL Mine could bring new breed of local investors to Selebi-Phikwe. Mmegi correspondent, KOKETSO KGOBOGE made the observation at a recent media tour to the ex-mining town
Mmegi, 1 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Mmegi Online :: Pangolin places Botswana on global awards stage

Mmegi Online :: Pangolin places Botswana on global awards stage

Botswana

The Pangolin Chobe Hotel has won the prestigious title of Africa’s Leading New Hotel at this year’s World Travel Awards held in Mauritius.
Mmegi, 9 days ago

Predicted: People and Culture

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Mmegi Online :: Gaolathe, Gamotho settle but more expected

Mmegi Online :: Gaolathe, Gamotho settle but more expected

Botswana

Gaborone Bonnington South legislator, Ndaba Gaolathe has agreed to an out of settlement with his challenger, Gamotho Gamotho in a matter concerning breach of the Electoral Act.
Mmegi, 13 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Mmegi Online :: Masisi's grand plan for new PSP unfolds with sacking of Maele

Mmegi Online :: Masisi's grand plan for new PSP unfolds with sacking of Maele

Botswana

President Mokgweetsi Masisi’s grand plan for a new Permanent Secretary to the President (PSP) appears to have been accelerated on Tuesday with the rejection of Lerala-Maunatlala MP Prince Maele's appeal against his suspension from the party which effectively bars him from contesting parliamentary elections under the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) at this year’s general elections.
Mmegi, 15 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Mmegi Online :: Angola offers solution to Botswana's elephant woes, but...

Mmegi Online :: Angola offers solution to Botswana's elephant woes, but...

Botswana

President Mokgweetsi Masisi, currently in the US most likely fending off battalions of animal rights lobbyists, has issued a global invitation to any country willing to adopt some of Botswana’s elephants.
Mmegi, 18 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Mmegi Online :: Gov't imposes ban on live pig

Mmegi Online :: Gov't imposes ban on live pig

Botswana

Government has imposed an immediate ban on the importation of live pig and its fresh products.
Mmegi, 21 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Mmegi Online :: Hunting ban: Why was it lifted? What's next?

Mmegi Online :: Hunting ban: Why was it lifted? What's next?

Botswana

PRESS STATEMENT: In June 2018, a Presidential Sub-Committee of Cabinet was tasked to initiate a social dialogue aimed at reviewing the ban on hunting. The process entailed a nationwide process including holding Kgotla meetings, consultation with Local Authorities as well as other stakeholders.
Mmegi, 25 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Mmegi Online :: Botswana lifts ban on elephant hunting

Mmegi Online :: Botswana lifts ban on elephant hunting

Botswana

PRESS STATEMENT: The Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism wishes to inform the public that following extensive consultations with all stakeholders, the Government of Botswana has taken a decision to lift the hunting suspension.
Mmegi, 27 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Mmegi Online :: Choppies saga: 'I'm fighting this' - Ram

Mmegi Online :: Choppies saga: 'I'm fighting this' - Ram

Botswana

Suspended Choppies CEO, Ramachandran Ottapathu says he has already engaged his lawyers to contest his suspension from the regional grocer.
Mmegi, 28 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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Mmegi Online :: Gov't reverses BOPEU transfers

Mmegi Online :: Gov't reverses BOPEU transfers

Botswana

Government has reversed recent transfers of four Botswana Public Employees Union (BOPEU) National Executive Committee (NEC) members. The decision comes just a month after the officials were put on transfer to different areas from the capital city.
Mmegi, 33 days ago

Predicted: Politics

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