Archive for Category: "Botswana"

Botswana: Ian Khama réélu président

Botswana: Ian Khama réélu président

Le président sortant du Botswana, Ian Khama, a obtenu un nouveau mandat à la suite de la victoire de son Parti politique (le Parti démocratique du Botswana (BDP))

CAN 2012 : La Guinée fait exploser le Botswana

CAN 2012 : La Guinée fait exploser le Botswana

La Guinée a atomisé le Botswana (6-1), lors de la 2e journée du groupe D de la CAN 2012. En un set, le Syli National

Botswana eyes more electricity generation

Botswana eyes more electricity generation

Botswana plans to add 1,200 megawatts (MW) of electricity to its national grid in the next six years as the diamond rich

Montsho wins gold for Botswana in Corea

Montsho wins gold for Botswana in Corea

DAEGU – Amantle Montsho won a thrilling 400 metres duel with Allyson Felix yesterday, securing Botswana’s first world championships medal

South Africa defends $370 mln loan to Swaziland

South Africa defends $370 mln loan to Swaziland

Reuters. South Africa’s Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan on Thursday defended a decision

Botswana’s economy contracts by 2.2 pct in Q1

Botswana’s economy contracts by 2.2 pct in Q1

Botswana’s economy contracted 2.2 percent in the first quarter compared to the previous three months due to lower mining output,

Michelle Obama meets Nelson Mandela in S.Africa

Michelle Obama meets Nelson Mandela in S.Africa

U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama paid a visit to Nelson Mandela on Tuesday on the first day of her visit to Africa,

Michelle Obama leaves for Africa, second solo trip

Michelle Obama leaves for Africa, second solo trip

U.S. first lady Michelle Obama left for Africa on Sunday, embarking on her second official solo journey abroad with a goal of advancing U.S. policies on education, health, and democracy.

Madagascar: le sommet de Gaborone échoue

Madagascar: le sommet de Gaborone échoue

Sentiment de frustration à Madagascar après la réunion de Gaborone, au Botswana, qui était pourtant considérée comme celle de la «dernière chance» par la SADC.

Michelle Obama visit South Africa and Botswana

Michelle Obama visit South Africa and Botswana

U.S. first lady Michelle Obama will visit South Africa and Botswana later this month on an official visit to promote issues such as education, health, and wellness, the White House said on Friday.

Botswana: African Copper Gets Full Mining License For Thakadu Deposit

Approved mine lease area is restricted to underground mining processes, thereby avoiding disturbance of the archaeological site.

Botswana’s Khama softens harsh tone on Zimbabwe

Botswana President Ian Khama, one of Africa’s most outspoken leaders critical of Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe, called for a lifting of sanctions to help prod the country to greater openness.

Botswana votes, Khama seen retaining power

Botswana voted in a general election on Friday which is widely expected to see Ian Khama retain power as president while facing rising discontent as a recession hurts the world’s largest diamond producer.

Botswana: les électeurs votent aujourd’hui

Environ 700.000 électeurs sont appelés aux urnes ce vendredi. Grand comme la France et la Belgique réunies, au cœur de l’Afrique australe, le pays compte moins de 2 millions d’habitants. Il s’agit des dixièmes élections générales depuis l’indépendance, en 1966.

Botswana: une coopération sur le dossier Béchir

Le Botswana a annoncé dimanche qu’il coopèrera avec la Cour pénale internationale (CPI) pour arrêter Omar el-Béchir, rejetant la décision contraire prise à Syrte (Libye) par l’Union africaine (UA).