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Windhoek - The SADC assessment mission has concluded that Burundi is not fit enough to join the regional bloc because the eastern African country is not showing any signs of being a democratic country.

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Region urged to prioritise SACREEE’s operations
Windhoek - SADC member states should prioritise the signing of the SADC Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy ERead More...
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SADC chair briefs incoming chairperson
Windhoek - SADC chairperson Dr Hage Geingob has said that the regional bloc is doing what it can to ensure safe Read More...
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Namibia, Tanzania should build partnership for growth - Geingob
Windhoek - Namibia and Tanzania should build a partnership for growth and development, focusing on key issues suRead More...
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SADC in 650MW electricity deficit
Windhoek - The SADC region has a power deficit of more than 650 megawatts (MW), the SADC Secretariat's Deputy ExRead More...
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Zambia ready for Cosafa
Lusaka - Zambia may have lost the slot to participate at this year’s 34th edition of the African Cup of NationRead More...
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Manyuchi passes come-back test, takes aim at WBF crown
Tadious Manyepo HARARE - Zimbabwean boxer Charles Manyuchi had to surmount this hurdle to at least retrieve somRead More...
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Search for Botswana national soccer gaffer intensifies
Gaborone - Botswana Football Association (BFA) has intensified its search for a new national head coach followinRead More...
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Bots fined for failure to participate at 2019 World Relays
Gaborone - Botswana Athletics Association (BAA) has been slapped with a US$9 000 fine by the International AssocRead More...
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Regional retail giant Choppies teeters as CEO suspended
Gaborone - Botswana's leading supermarket chain and one the fastest growing regional grocer, Choppies’ strategRead More...
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Bots bans importation of live pigs from SA
Gaborone - Botswana has announced that it has taken a decision to ban imports of live pigs and their fresh produRead More...
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Intellectual property rights protection attracts innovation and investment
Harare - Many African CEOs, government ministers and non-governmental organisations have been calling African yoRead More...
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Call for more investment in renewable energy
Lusaka - Landlocked Developing Countries (LLDC) have great potential for the production of renewable energy if wRead More...
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A RARE RHINO HORN HARVESTING EXPERIENCE
Most people might not know that rhino horn can be harvested and regrows at about 20 centimetres, annually. The rRead More...
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Listeriosis compounds hardships of struggling Namibians
The banning of South African cold meat products in the Namibian market following the outbreak of listeriosis in Read More...
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Iron deficiency and health hazards
Windhoek - Iron deficiency is one of the most prevalent nutrient deficiencies that globally affect an estimated Read More...
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TB still a headache for SADC countries
Harare - Cross border trading, a major economic activity in the SADC region, is still one of the major drivers oRead More...
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Antibiotic reduces harmful effects of HIV
A clinical trial involving HIV-positive children in sub-Saharan Africa has revealed that a common antibiotic sigRead More...
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When abusive relationship becomes toxic
Windhoek - If recent incidents of men abusing their sexual partners are anything to go by, then surely there is Read More...
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Rising demand for soya bean, an opportunity for Zim
There has been a global shift by farmers to focus more on the production of cash crops and soya beans has been oRead More...
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Seed Co pins hope on Command Agriculture ....projects growth in regional markets
PAN-African seed company, Seed Co, anticipates increased demand for seed products under the broadened Command AgRead More...
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Extension services bearing fruit
Government’s efforts continue to bear fruit in the provision of agricultural extension services. The followingRead More...
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Farmer speaks on Conservation Agriculture
When Helvi Chihinga (38) was introduced to conservation agriculture, she contemplated on switching from conventiRead More...
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Anti-poaching police lack resources
Windhoek - Police officers in the anti-poaching unit lack proper resources to carry out their duties in the fielRead More...
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Uganda tops Acacia Africa’s ‘top 10 places to visit’
Results of a 12-month research project saw Uganda jump to number-one spot on Acacia Africa’s top 10 list of moRead More...
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!Khwa Ttu Wins at 2019 African Responsible Tourism Awards
The winners of the African Responsible Tourism Awards 2019 have been announced and Cape West Coast based tourismRead More...
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SA, Zim tourists dominate Botswana visits
Gaborone - Botswana received the largest number of tourists from South Africa and Zimbabwe more than any other cRead More...
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Burundi 'not fit' to join SADC
Windhoek - The SADC assessment mission has concluded that Burundi is not fit enough to join the regional bloc beRead More...
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Khama splits ruling BDP ahead of October polls
Gaborone - The ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) has split ahead of general elections slated for October wiRead More...
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The making of Zim's Second Republic
Presidential frontrunner, Emmerson Mnangagwa of Zanu-PF is on record saying the 2018 harmonised elections will gRead More...
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CALM AFTER THE STORM...Peace prevails as army restores order in Harare
CALM returned on the streets of Harare on Thursday, a day after MDC Alliance protesters clashed with security agRead More...
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Economic merry-go-round protects wealthy and maintains status quo
South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) turned 107 on 8 January 2019. It is a significant milestRead More...
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Elections over, time for SA to move on
The long-awaited elections in South Africa, the fourth to be held since the country’s independence and the attRead More...
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Step up disaster preparedness across the region
The devastation caused by Cyclone Idai and Cyclone Kenneth in the Comoros, Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania and ZimbRead More...
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Africa makes history, but…
It is now official: Africa’s free trade agreement has drawn enough signatures to go into operation. On TuesdaRead More...