Business and Finance

Business & Finance

Sua Water Plan to Benefit Villages

Dukwi and Kutamogoree will be included in the Sua Water Supply Master Plan when the funding becomes available, says Minister of Infrastructure, Science and Technology, Mr Nonofo Molefhi. Responding to a parliamentary question on behalf of Minister of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources, Mr Molefhi said Nata was already connected to the scheme to address […]

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SPEDU Projects to Rekindle Selebi Phikwe Region

The Vice President, Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi, says projects under the SPEDU regional development strategy will rekindle Selebi Phikwe and the region at large. , such as the Horticulture Produce Processing Plant and Pula Steel- steel manufacturing plant Mr Masisi said this during a tour of Selebi Phikwe Senior Secondary School and NFTC Agro Processing Plant […]

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Ministry Not Privy to Agreement

qThe Ministry of Infrastructure, Science and Technology says it entered into a contract with CCTW Joint Venture for construction of Shakawe Senior Secondary School. Minister Nonofo Molefhi told Parliament the joint venture (JV) comprised three partners among them China Civil Construction and that in the project, there was no provision for nominated sub-contractors. He said […]

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General

General

No Radius Prescription for Married Couples

The Assistant Minister for Presidential Affairs and Public Administration, Mr Phillip Makgalemele, says the public service transfer guidelines do not prescribe the distance or radius married couples should live or work in. Responding to a parliamentary question, Mr Makgalemele said due to the diverse nature of the public service, placement and appointment of officers largely […]

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No Legal Instrument On Plastic Bags Levy

Assistant Minister of Trade, Mr Sadique Kebonang has said there is no legal instrument that imposes levy on plastic bags. Answering a question in Parliament, he said bags were charged like any other commodity by various retailers as a cost recovery measures following the introduction of a compulsory standard for plastic carrier bags, which they […]

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MPs Want Resourced Attorney General Chambers

Members of Parliament have urged the Minister of Defence, Justice and Security to give Attorney Generals Chambers (AGs) adequate resources so that it functions effectively. The request was made by several MPs as they debated the AGs budget for the 201516 financial year, which was proposed by Defence, Justice and Security minister Mr Shaw Kgathi […]

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Medical and Health

Medical/Health Care

SDA Hospital Not Distribution Point for Contraceptives – Official

Kanye Seventh Day Aentist Hospital general manager has explained to Kanye Administration Authority (KAA) full council meeting that the facility is not a distribution point for contraceptives such as condoms as deemed by some members of the society. Councillors had wanted the hospital management to clarify its position in as far as distribution of condoms […]

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Parents Respond Well to Administering of HPV Vaccine

Ministry of Health has received positive response from parents of the 9-13 year-old girls who are taking Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccine. In an interview, the Assistant Minister of Health, Dr Alfred Madigele said the ministry’s officials had not registered any case of reluctance from parents and other stakeholders regarding the administering of HPV vaccine […]

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Tashatha Junior School Donates House to Needy

Tashatha Community Junior School Teachers and Peer Approach to Counseling by Teens (PACT) Student Club on Friday (February 20) donated a two bedroomed house and a standpipe to the Piti family. Officially handing over the house, Chief Education Officer North, Ms Angela Matlhape encouraged the family to unite and take care of the house. Ms […]

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Sports

Sports

Govt Improves IWG Signatory

Since Botswana took over as the 2018 International Working Group on Women and Sport (IWG) World conference host from Helsinki Finland in September 2014, efforts have been put in place to promote the updated Brighton Plus Helsinki Declaration which guides the functions of the IWG. IWG secretary general, Game Mothibi, said the declaration was revised […]

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BDF, Rollers in Do or Die Encounters

BDF XI and Township Rollers will go for the jugular against their African brothers in two no blows barred CAF encounters this weekend . On Friday (February 27) BDF aka Matebele are expected to maul Tanzania’s Young Africans, who already have an arm’s length aantage entering the Lobatse Sports complex. Young Africans landed Wednesday (February […]

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Rollers New Goalkeeper Charms

Township Rollers coach, Madinda Ndlovu has hailed his new goalkeeper, Noah Maposa for a job well done in his debut against BDF XI. Maposa denied Matebele victory in a Mascom Top 8 first leg of the semi-final game played at Sir Seretse Khama Barracks on Sunday, February 21. Rollers, who prior to the game were […]

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Technology

Technology

nanu — The Revolutionary Free Call App – Expands Service With New iOS App And Enhanced Android Version

- Enhanced Android version gives users a way of making unlimited free calls, even to non-nanu phones SINGAPORE, Feb. 23, 2015 / PRNewswire / Asianet-Pakistan – nanu, the free call app that is popular in the emerging markets, has officially launched nanu for iOS and has also released an enhanced Android version as the next step […]

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nanu — L’App révolutionnaire pour appels gratuits étend ses services avec une nouvelle app pour iOS et une version améliorée pour Android

- La version améliorée pour Android offre aux usagers une possibilité de passer des appels en nombre illimité, même vers des téléphones non-nanu SINGAPOUR, 23 février 2015 / PRNewswire / Asianet-Pakistan – nanu, l’app des appels gratuits si populaire sur les marchés émergents a officiellement lancé nanu pour iOS et a également sorti une version améliorée […]

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AirStrip et le Batswadi Group s’allient afin d’apporter les solutions d’AirStrip en Afrique

– Batswadi apportera son appui au lancement de la plate-forme mobile AirStrip ONE et du système de surveillance fœtale et maternelle Sense4Baby SAN ANTONIO et BRYANSTON, Afrique du Sud, 10 février 2015 / PRNewswire / Asianet-Pakistan — AirStrip® et le Batswadi Group ont annoncé un partenariat stratégique qui apportera la plate-forme mobile d’interopérabilité AirStrip ONE® […]

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