Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:31:10 GMT

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Do you remember when you joined Twitter? I do! On this day, ten years ago. #MyTwitterAnniversary pic.twitter.com/4bOitZqj7x

Money does not grow on trees...coffee does.

Check out my latest article: BOTSWANA WORKERS: GOING NOWHERE SLOWLY... linkedin.com/pulse/botswana… via @LinkedIn

Diamond mineral explorers holding ground around the country have given up hope of finding a Jwaneng Mine-sized reso… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Okavango Wilderness Project makes history mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Botswana Innovation Hub (BIH) is pursuing reimbursement from as yet unnamed parties for the crack that occurred in… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Botswana has been ranked the 30th peaceful nation on Earth according to the recent world rankings of the 2019 Globa… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Herds of elephants have repeatedly broken into the Khama Rhino Sanctuary, flattening its boundary fence in order to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

... Naare mantshwabisi wa phikwe ene ga a na video? Kana go early betsho.....? 🙊😅🙊

Can it be morning already, I want to drink 140 litres followed by another 140 while driving to work... Botshelo we… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#FootballFriday The biggest Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament kicks-off tonight with Zimbabwe's Warriors fac… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

WATCH: Kgosi Mosadi Seboko address her tribesmen after a brief appearance at the Gaborone High Court for the State… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The board of Public Enterprises Evaluation and Privatisation Agency (PEEPA) has taken a decision to suspend the Chi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

MASILO WILL NOT HANG Justice Tafa has made his ruling: murder convict Thabo Masilo will not be hanged. He will get lesser sentence

BREAKING: Justice Abedinego Tafa: Due to extenuating circumstances, I will consider a sentence other than the death penalty #thabomasilo

Thabo Masilo's lawyer Kgosietsile Ngakaagae has finally arrived in court for the sentencing of his client. The  cou… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Banna, Gaobolae Phuthego, O Smallz Mmolainyane, Job Lado Kagande, ke chunne sembokoma....la se itse tota? — at Home… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Compare to what Pogba said a few days ago. Mara for life. #GGMU facebook.com/649654095/post…

In other words, the Choppies Enterprise employees who went on strike sometime last year demanding for better pay, h… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The minimum wage for the retail distributive sector for instance has been hiked from P5.14 per hour to P6.01 per ho… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

WHAT IT MEANS: The revision of minimum wage. (In case you missed it: the Botswana government has approved a revis… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Central District BDP cllrs resign en masse mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Senior citizens need love, care, support mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Dikgosi play critical role in Batswana’s lives mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

John Mackenzie school partners with GFDHMT mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Partisan public institutions trouble GCC cllrs mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Zim cops exonerated from theft charge mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Locals lead Phikwe economic recovery mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Khoemacau pledges P3bn in royalties to govt mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Choppies on knife-edge as damning report looms mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Old Naledi Clinic pilots chronic drugs doorstep delivery mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Limko varsity escapes sheriff’s hammer mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

DCEC put Sebina brothers under the radar mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Ex-BDP stalwart, Kgalajwe defects to BPF mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

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#BackPage this week: Galaxy threaten to take protest to CAS pic.twitter.com/VF0SNIoL6C

"I have seen many times over the years how liars get so good at lying, they lose the ability to distinguish between… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

When the state is deceitful. This one I shall never forget. facebook.com/649654095/post…

"The Court of Appeal previously ruled that the time had not come to decriminalise, but now with the greatest respec… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

So #164 has been repealed. Which other section of the constitution would you want the @BWGovernment to consider rep… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

On this day, 11 June 2019 A panel of three judges at the Gaborone High Court ruled Section 164 unconstitutional, c… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Pangolin places Botswana on global awards stage mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

How tasty is a 'steak' in BMC for investors? mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Lucara weighs options over 1,758-carat wonder mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Wilderness hands parting P39m gift to investors mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

CMB did not inflate Mascom stock - Okaile mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Batswana could get 35% share in BMC privatization mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Court strikes off more trafficked voters mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

BDP council candidate wins electoral court case mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Maele journeys anew into opposition politics mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

NPF defence team pushes for acquittal mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Residents, AG quarrel ignites storm in teacup mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

DIS, FIA after Bushiri’s insurance firm mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Congratulations to the King of the Clay court - #Nadal for bagging another. Was supporting the minnow - #Thiam though. #French Open 🎾🎾

So Thiem is giving Djokovic run for his money.... I bet on him. Looking forward to his encounter with Nadal at t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Catch you at Wimbledon... Congratulations King of the clay - Nadal for advancing to your 26th grand slam final.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

...go padile betsho. Le lona la itse gore ga e latelwe mosimeng. 😭😭😭😭 (akere Nadal ke mothwa clay). Two sets pla… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

We trailing behind.... Nadal 6 Federer 3 Second set just about to start. #FrenchOpen

Ladies and gentlemen, welcome our new CHAMPION of HIV/AIDS. The bundle of Joy - himself. dailymaverick.co.za/article/2019-0…

Ha keta ke hithele le beetse ditlou tsame ka ha thoko...ke kgonne go ipatela di tourist tse 2. Akalo Ke le weno… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Have you created an innovative solution to a sustainability challenge facing your community? If you answered yes t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

In a curious development, Water Utilities Corporation (WUC) has separated with its chief executive officer, Mmetla… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Gaolathe, Gamotho settle but more expected mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Nkaigwa asks court to disqualify 'trafficked voters' mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Looks like the Dutches have been informed that I have ZERO tolerance for empty coffee mugs. There is galore of ano… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Likuena stand between Zebras and COSAFA Cup final mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Its worthy it for global economic growth

#GES2019 "sides" One of the interesting thing here at the @theGESsummit is the Elevator pitch. On the side of the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

"Funding has to become more gender blind. Funding has to trust us." - says Adepeju Jaiyeoba (@Pjlalah) of Mother De… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Here is another one...for nation builders - WOMEN. #GES19 FPC IRT Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2019: The Futur… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Looking forward to share as much as I can about the @theGESsummit and opportunities available for entrepreneurs wor… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Thakaa...makgoa ba thasetswe. Ha ne ele afrika nkabe re di utlwa tsothe.. bbc.in/2IlcZII

South African business magnate, Patrice Motsepe, has instituted legal proceedings against local newspaper, Sunday S… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

applications for funding will be open from June 5 to July 26 at womenconnectchallenge.org Do you know of any budding… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

After a successful first round, with more than 500 applications from 89 countries, a second round will be announced… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Launched by Ivanka Trump on International women’s day in March 2018, the WomenConnect challenge is a global call fo… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#ARE YOU A WOMAN ENTERPRENEUR or KNOPW ONE? The White House’s Women Global Development and Prosperity initiative… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

In case you know someone who know someone who is a woman entrepreneur. Share with them, this might be their time to… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Brain power, business knowledge & leadership are the perfect recipe for economic growth, so says the Dutch Minister… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

So #Serena Williams is the 1st athlete ever to hit Forbes’ annual list of the World’s Richest Self-Made Women, with… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Rocky Gofamodimo here is another opportunity. I wonder how our policy makers let this one slip off, but there lucki… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#GES2019 brings together entrepreneurs, investors, and policymakers to find answers to some of the world's greatest… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

So the AI revolution is really here. I just watched a robot drummer opening the #GES2019 - The Future Now His name is Stickboy.

So yes I am at The Haque, Netherlands for the The Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2019. It has just kick started w… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The Non-Bank Financial Institutions Regulatory Authority (NBFIRA) has reportedly given the Botswana Public Officers… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A new liquidator for Capital Management Botswana (CMB) plans to haul the troubled firm’s directors before creditors… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Masisi's grand plan for new PSP unfolds with sacking of Maele mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Hey Taazima Kala-Essack looks like the 23 cups I Had the other day were not enough. I risked. Never am i taking t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Jeso wee.... Jesoo wee Leba kwano Jeso wee....🎶🎼🎶🎻📼 (Singing UCCSA hymn with my uncle tone). theguardian.com/food/2019/jun/…

President Masisi told ecstatic BDP diehards that he was about to spill the beans on Khama who had threatened to bri… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Sarah Ematang, Star Mogotsi Baba Ka Lefhika Nhooo facebook.com/649654095/post…

Humans: She was crying Special humans (Poets): Eyes as red as veld fires, so did the salty water ooze out succinctly.

.....the eye crosses the river before the body. - (Thamalakane river saying). #inAmerica #MotswanainUS #Ngamilandtwitter.com/i/web/status/1…

...kgathaa thuu le mmolo #Riverwalk. Nna: Ushu, ba na le riverwalk mono. 😂🤔 Nna gape: ta ko bata Exclusives Book… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

VIDEO: Watch as President Mokgweetsi Masisi shuts down a clueless protestor in Las Vegas on Botswana's elephants… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Yes, Angola offers solution to Botswana's elephant woes, but there is a big problem #Botswanaelephants mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Health care innovation & entrepreneurship - it MATTERS For those interested in improving health care through innov… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Heela Domkrag o boleletswe gore phuthi o gologile koloi? Kana ba mo promoter hela 🤔🤔🤔 facebook.com/649654095/post…

FYI: The Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation drives the creation of new businesses and partnership a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Today I am visiting the Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation. This center is just one good example o… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

...go ha PSP o phantsitse (on behalf of H.E) or santse go ta phantshiwa ga mma-ntota?🤔🤔

Mrs Neoh Mashishi - ambassador of Botswana diamonds Victor Baatweng - ambassador of The Republic of Ngamiland in… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Re a oka kwano betsho...ke raa rona ma Amerika. 🙊🙊 bloom.bg/2EJJrng

"Food that loves you back". - So goes the tag line of a Mediterranean restaurant I had my lunch at. So golo ha, as… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

If you were to bet, would your bet be on the horse or the jockey?

World Business Chicago's #NEIGHBORHOOD & STRATEGIC INITIATIVES WBC says it's has made a commitment to investing in… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

According to World Business Chicago, Chicago city offers an expansive international network boasting a $634 billion… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

So today I am coming to your TL from World Business Chicago based in Chicago. WBC is a public-private, non-profit… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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#FrontPage this week: 'Ke tloga ke phantsha' (GRAB YOUR COPY - In the shops tomorrow) pic.twitter.com/dmo5uGbLMJ

So yes there is support there and in there for women in business in Botswana. For instance there is Women in Busine… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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#BackPage this week: Chiefs' factions heading for reconciliation (In the shops tomorrow) pic.twitter.com/BalBTVK6NO

So #inAmerica they have women business centres. I am currently at the The Washington, DC Women's Business Center… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Dhoo tsa mono....ha gona le ha ele plate ya 10pula jaaka ko commercepark. Di shimolola hela ka bo ma-90 jaana. CA… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

GEN continued.. ....through programs such as the Global Business Angels Network, Global Enterprise Registration,… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The Global Entrepreneurship Network (There is actually a localised version Global Entrepreneurship Network Botswana… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

So today I am coming to your TL from 1776 Crystal City Campus - an entrepreneurs incubator in Virginia, USA. As r… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Loretta, Naare mono ha go na mmu...sale ebe ke ta mono le ha ele go gata mmu. Aah, nna ke thwaagaletse go gata mot… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Bushfire festival will never be the same without you Tuku. So is Mascom Live sessions and Lesotho music festival.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#InAmerica the U.S. Small Business Administration (which is an equivalent of LEA in Botswana) provide loan guarante… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

You might as well want to read about the U.S. Small Business Administration (I think its equivalent to LEA in Botsw… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

-migration policies not competitive - capital access even more difficult than ever -over regulation -tax complexi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

New business formation down 100, 000 annually in U.S. and as such startup rates near four decade low. Question i… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

It's not all glossy for entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship in America though. John Dearie - founder and President… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

It's not all glossy for entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship in America though. John Dearie - founder and President… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Modibe, HHP's widow in war of words: Local promoter and entrepreneur, Seabelo Modibe, has gone on to refer to the l… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

You probably won't find MUCH on Botswana but make time and read through the Global Startup Ecosystem Report compile… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Here is part of the Center for American Entrepreneurship agenda. -Restore federal funding of R&D to historic leve… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Amongst other things, the Center for American Entrepreneurship educate policymakers regarding the critical importan… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Please bear with me, for the next few days I'll be flooding your TLs with "in America". So yeah, in America the h… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

When I was Dr Phil, Steve Harvey, Lets Sithole, Jongman....etc. I still maintain though: facebook.com/649654095/post…

Gov't imposes ban on importation of live pigs due to an outbreak of the African Swine Fever in South Africa.  mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

Astounding array of material at this national African-American history museum provokes a range of emotions, teaches… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

What would you do if you were not afraid...?

Satoshi lehoko le la "dushwaa" made my morning. Thanks for the vocab cde...and reminder of the early days when we… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A re mokgweetsi wa koloi ga a masisi o ka nna a e diga. sabcnews.com/sabcnews/botsw…

Le e jela kae phologo ya koloi betsho?

Former president Ian Khama this morning finally announced his eminent exit from the ruling Botswana Democratic Part… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

"How ever much the buttocks are in hurry...they will always remain behind" - African Proverb Son of the Soil wishes u a merry #AfricaDay

In Botswana the High Court is to make a ruling in a similar case on June 11. bbc.in/2W3XA9p

Nnyaa ngwaga wo ne ke sena sepe gore e hela leng. facebook.com/649654095/post…

Elephant hunting ban: Why was it lifted? What happens next? mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=…

The earliest bird drinks the hottest coffee. ☕ - Ngamiland proverb