Human Rights

Ethiopian Opposition Leader Appears in Court on Terror Charges

ADDIS ABABA – Ethiopian opposition leader Jawar Mohammed and 22 others appeared in court Monday to face charges of terrorism and other crimes. Jawar, a media mogul and outspoken critic of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, was arrested in June following the killing of popular singer Hachalu Hundessa, a champion of the Oromo ethnic group. Political […]


Mali Junta Picks Former Defense Minister as Transitional President

The junta that overthrew Mali’s president last month said Monday that former defense minister and retired Col. Maj. Bah N’Daw will be the president during the transition period. Bah N’Daw was appointed by a 30-person panel set up by the National Committee for the Salvation of the People (CNSP), the junta that has ruled Mali […]

Business & Finance

DCI lost 6.56 percent year to date

The Domestic Companies Index (DCI) lost 0.09 percent during the week ending September 18, 2020. As indicated by Stockbrokers Botswana weekly report, the index closed at 7 002.65 points from 7 008.82 points of the previous week. For the year-to-date, the index lost 6.56 percent. A total of 274 520 securities valued at P1 287 […]

Press Releases

Huawei FusionServer Pro 2488H V5 établit un nouveau record dans SAP® BWH Benchmark

SHENZHEN, Chine, 20 septembre 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Dans la récente version 3 de SAP® BWH Benchmark, Huawei FusionServer Pro 2488H V5, avec 5,2 milliards d’enregistrements initiaux, a battu le record des serveurs à 4 sockets en délivrant 5 293 requêtes par heure dans la phase 2 (exécutions de requêtes par heure). Le Huawei FusionServer Pro 2488H V5 abrite quatre processeurs évolutifs […]