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September 22, 2017 4:16 PM Africa: Remarks by President Trump at Working Lunch with African Leaders

PRESIDENT TRUMP: Thank you very much, General. I appreciate it. And I'm greatly honored to host this lunch, to be joined by the leaders of Côte d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea, Namibia, Nigeria, Senegal, Uganda, and South Africa. In particular, I want to thank President Condé, who is representing the African Union. Thank you. Thank you. In this room, I see partners 1

September 22, 2017 11:51 AM Africa: Afreximbank to Mobilise U.S.$1 Billion for Region's Trade

Multilateral trade financier African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) is seeking to mobilise up to $1 billion in equity from new and existing investors over the next five years to finance more trade deals on the continent. The bank hopes to disburse $90 billion for industrialising Africa, boosting trade among countries as well as with the world in an era of rising 1

September 22, 2017 11:34 AM Uber has lost its licence to operate in London

Uber has lost its licence to operate in London, the capital's transport regulator has said. Transport for London (TfL) announced that Uber would not be issued with a private hire operator's licence once its current licence is up on 30 September. It's a major blow for the ride-hailing company, which is hugely popular among Londoners. The city is its biggest 1

September 21, 2017 3:37 PM Uber users on iPhones can now block the app from always tracking their location, thanks to Apple's new iOS update

Good news Uber users: If you have an iPhone, you can now limit the company's ability to keep tabs on your whereabouts. Uber's app uses location tracking to steer drivers your way when you request a ride, so you don't have to manually enter an address. But last year, via an update to the app, the new-age taxi service started forcing users to choose between 2

September 21, 2017 4:00 AM Khama appoints Makgato Industrial Court Judge

Makgato replaces former Industrial Court Judge Virgil Vergeer who resigned from his position earlier this year and rejoined private practice. Vergeer is now a partner at Collins Newman and Company, a leading law firm he worked for seven years ago. Trade and Disputes Act, notice is hereby given, in accordance with Section 15 (3), that Mr Gaedupe Lengoko 1

September 19, 2017 11:06 PM It looks like Google is set to reveal a $49 rival to Amazon's popular Echo Dot

Well, here's one more October surprise (possibly) ruined: Droid Life also reports that Google is set to release a smaller, cheaper version of its Google Home smart speaker. Dubbed the Google Home Mini, the new smart speaker will be powered by Google Assistant, the company's smart agent, but it will cost $49 and be about the same size as a hockey puck, according 2

September 19, 2017 5:00 AM UNITRANS Employees Free To Join Union

Justice Tapiwa Marumo of the Industrial Court ordered, by consent, that the two parties respect the right of employees to join or not to join the union of their choosing. This followed a court case in which BOBOGEWU had approached the court seeking an interdict against UNITRANS Botswana from intimidating, harassing and coercing its members from leaving 6

September 18, 2017 9:09 PM Tuskys throws Nakumatt lifeline in proposed merger deal

Troubled Nakumatt Supermarket has turned to its rival Tuskys for a merger deal in a bid to contain its cash flow crisis and rescue it from imminent collapse. The deal, expected to give the giant retailer a lifeline by restocking its empty shelves, is being described as a “homegrown solution” to its financial woes. Tuskys is expected to lead a caretaker 6

September 18, 2017 4:00 AM BOPEU urgent interdict is baseless – AG

BOPEU’s application is premised on the basis that as a legally recognised trade union in Botswana, it has the right to represent its members at the PSBC. Attorney, Ndiye Balule from the AG on Wednesday prayed with the Industrial Court to dismiss BOPEU’s application. He said: “There is no basis whatsoever for the applicant to demand mediation at the PSBC because 2

September 15, 2017 6:04 PM BNF fumbles over P200 000 BOPEU donations

Botswana National Front (BNF) will not declare to the public who their donors are despite allegations that the party got P200 000 funding towards the Tlokweng by-election from the embattled Botswana Public Employees Union (BOPEU). Addressing the media on Wednesday, the party’s Secretary General, Moeti Mohwasa, and his Publicity Secretary, Justin Hunyepa 13