Mining Minister Defends Secrecy in Mining Deals

[The Patriot] Botswana’s Minerals and Water Affairs Minister Sadique Kebonang on Tuesday insisted on maintaining the secrecy around mega government mining contracts, saying that “no country signs transparent agreements”.

[The Patriot] Botswana's Minerals and Water Affairs Minister Sadique Kebonang on Tuesday insisted on maintaining the secrecy around mega government mining contracts, saying that "no country signs transparent agreements".

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New North West Chairman to Face Punishment

[The Patriot] Two Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) councillors from North West District Council are likely to face disciplinary process for violating a resolution of the party caucus.

[The Patriot] Two Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) councillors from North West District Council are likely to face disciplinary process for violating a resolution of the party caucus.

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UDC Retains Tlokweng Constituency

[Botswana Daily News] Tlokweng -The Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) has retained the Tlokweng parliamentary seat after its candidate, Mr Masego Segokgo garnered 4634 votes, against 2156 of Botswana Demoratic Party (BDP)’s Mr Elijah Katse and 57 of…

[Botswana Daily News] Tlokweng -The Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) has retained the Tlokweng parliamentary seat after its candidate, Mr Masego Segokgo garnered 4634 votes, against 2156 of Botswana Demoratic Party (BDP)'s Mr Elijah Katse and 57 of independent candidate Ms Shirley Segokgo.

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Counting Ends and Awaiting Confirmation

[Botswana Daily News] Tlokweng -Counting of ballots has just ended in Tlokweng since it started around 2am today with the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) in the lead.

[Botswana Daily News] Tlokweng -Counting of ballots has just ended in Tlokweng since it started around 2am today with the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) in the lead.

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Candidates Reach Out to Voters in Debate

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -As the Tlokweng Parliamentary by-election day draws close, the three candidates took to a live television broadcast debate in a bid to impress electorate.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -As the Tlokweng Parliamentary by-election day draws close, the three candidates took to a live television broadcast debate in a bid to impress electorate.

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Investment Opportunity Available – Minister Seretse

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Minister of Investment, Trade and Industry, Mr Vincent Seretse says the ministry will continue to create a conducive environment for local and foreign investors.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Minister of Investment, Trade and Industry, Mr Vincent Seretse says the ministry will continue to create a conducive environment for local and foreign investors.

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Residents Want Parliament Sessions On National TV

[Botswana Daily News] Nata -Residents of Nata/Gweta constituency have requested that Parliament sessions be broadcast live on Botswana Television (Btv) for Batswana to get a glimpse of all the happenings of every session.

[Botswana Daily News] Nata -Residents of Nata/Gweta constituency have requested that Parliament sessions be broadcast live on Botswana Television (Btv) for Batswana to get a glimpse of all the happenings of every session.

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Athletes Commission Launches ‘Support Montsho Campaign’

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Athletes Commission (AC) has embarked on the Support Amantle Montsho Campaign to ensure that the country’s first gold medalist at the 2011 World Championships, continues to represent the country with dignity and pride.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Athletes Commission (AC) has embarked on the Support Amantle Montsho Campaign to ensure that the country's first gold medalist at the 2011 World Championships, continues to represent the country with dignity and pride.

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