12 Apr 2019
The Nigerian heroes at the just concluded African Junior Championships in Botswana will be among the over 200 contestants at the third Plateau Junior Open Championship, the Nigerian Golf Federation (NGF) has revealed. Nigeria finished in the sixth position at the championship in Botswana, which featured all the top junior players from across Africa. Speaking…
15 Mar 2019
Students from Nigeria and Tanzania were the overall joint winners of this year’s sub-Saharan regional finals of Huawei’s global ICT Competition. Together with second prize winners, Angola and Kenya, the four teams will travel to China for the finals, which will see 40 teams from around the world compete for the championship title. The competition…
26 Feb 2019
Botswana has offered to lend Zimbabwe $600 million to support its diamond industry and local private firms, a state-owned newspaper reported on Tuesday, amid a severe dollar crunch in the southern African nation.
6 Nov 2018
Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi has used his first state-of-the-nation address to openly attack his predecessor Ian Khama in an unprecedented clash in a nation that prides itself on stability.
3 Sep 2018
To achieve low emissions and resilient climate, the African Union (AU) has advocated for the training of member states, agencies and academic institutions on the implementation and monitoring of Green Climate Fund (GCF). According to the organisation, members/officials in charge of climate matters lack the institutional and technical capabilities to attract funds. The Commissioner, Department…
31 Aug 2018
There is an alarming rise in organised political defections in Nigeria. Although she is being hyped as the giant of Africa, the democracy in Nigeria is not practised like in countries such as Ghana, Sierra Leone, Botswana, Tanzania, Liberia, Senegal and Zambia with stable democracies. Nigeria’s version is a guided democracy and a democracy for…
28 Feb 2017
Botswana’s Central Bank left its benchmark lending rate unchanged at 5.5 per cent on Tuesday, saying the inflation forecast will remain low and stable in the medium term.
20 Sep 2016
Botswana on Tuesday said it would deport a Holocaust-denying, anti-gay American pastor, declaring him a "prohibited immigrant".
1 Jun 2016
The Zebras of Botswana have invited Nigeria’s Super Eagles to a friendly to mark the country’s 50th independence anniversary, reports AfricanFootball.com.