The victory equally ensured that the Atlas Lionesses secured the country’s maiden place at the Women’s World Cup.
The Cup holders got their 12th Women Africa Cup of Nations campaign back on track with a 2-0 win over Botswana.
The country also reimposed testing, warning that the Omicron variant of Covid-19 risks quickly overwhelming hospitals.
In a personally signed condolence letter, Mphothwe stated that Mabutho was a man with an abundance of passion, professionalism, wisdom, love for friends as well as for family.
A Form 2 high-flyer, Naomi Higgins, who passed her Junior Certificate Examination with flying colours, has received a tertiary scholarship from Nigerian televangelist, Temitope Balogun Joshua, popularly known as Prophet TB Joshua.
Malaki Tshipayagae, Director Health Services in the country, made this known in a statement on Saturday.
The Confederation of African Football has named 41-year-old Botswanan official, Joshua Bondo, as the referee for the Super Eagles and Lesotho AFCON 2021 qualifying tie.
Botswana’s health ministry on Friday said the country was on high alert for the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Pule Mphothwe, the Botswanan High Commissioner to Nigeria, has called for closer partnership between Nigeria and Botswana on tertiary education.
In a statement signed by the Executive Director/Chief Operating Officer of Re-Ignite Public Affairs in Abuja, Franklyn Ginger-Eke, the management also commended the flagship firm in the group, CMC Connect Burson-Marsteller, for winning a competitive laurel of the Holmes Report’s continental SABRE Awards at the conference.In a statement signed by the Executive Director/Chief Operating Officer of Re-Ignite Public Affairs in Abuja, Franklyn Ginger-Eke, the management also commended the flagship firm in the group, CMC Connect Burson-Marsteller, for winning a competitive laurel of the Holmes Report’s continental SABRE Awards at the conference.
African PR Practitioners at the conference also re-elected Yomi Badejo-Okusanya from Nigeria as APRA President for another two-year tenure.
The NDSF’s Secretary, Lukman Agbabiaka, told the News Agency of Nigeria on Thursday in Abuja that the talks would hold from May 17 to May 20 in the Southern African country.
World football-ruling body FIFA has appointed Bondo alongside his countrymen Oamogetse Godisamang (40, an international assistant referee since year 2010), who will serve as Assistant Referee 1, and Tirelo Mositwane (30, an international referee since 2013), who will serve as Fourth Official.
The 30-year-old, who was considered one of the main challengers to gold medallist, Wayde van Niekerk and is a national icon, had also been ordered to withdraw from Monday’s opening round of the 200m.
Even before the Botswana’s withdrawal there was a somewhat subdued atmosphere surrounding the event after Usain Bolt, winner of the last four world and three Olympic titles, had decided before the championships not to take part.
Masire was Botswana’s second president after independence in 1966 and was in office from 1980 to 1998 when he stepped down voluntarily
The statement said: “Such a step is always for us, a final resort, and during the course of the last 12 months, we worked tirelessly to seek an alternative
Botswana said its decision had been informed by the recently-released report of the UN Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in North Korea.
It said the report details systematic, widespread and grave human rights violations by the North Korean authorities