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October 22, 2018 4:00 AM The curse of Camp Dubai

What is shocking is that these self-appointed generals believe the war they are waging is a secret yet they are leaving their prints all over, continues Seretse. Seretse does not mention names but it is not difficult to tell who he is referring to. The irony of this statement is that Seretse is said to be one of those who told Masisi to his face at a Cabinet 163

September 17, 2018 4:00 AM NBC: Lessons from abroad

Switzerland is a migration country with about 2.1 million foreigners as at 2018, Matthey told the conference held at Adansonia. The current national population of Switzerland stands at about 8.5 million people. “For a country to be successful, you need to be very open in so far as migration issues are concerned,” Matthey advised. He said what made his company 156

August 18, 2018 10:07 AM Kofi Annan, former UN chief, dies at 80

He "passed away peacefully on Saturday after a short illness", the foundation named after him said on Saturday. Annan was the first black African to take up the role of the world's top diplomat, serving from 1997 to 2006. He later served as the UN special envoy for Syria, leading efforts to find a peaceful solution to the conflict. as a "global statesman 146

July 19, 2018 10:12 AM US parliament passes bill to save Okavango Delta

The bipartisan legislation promotes sustainable economic development and conservation across Africa’s critical Okavango River Basin, which supports more than one million Angolans, Botswanans and Namibians, as well as the largest remaining elephant population in the world. “The Okavango Delta supports the economic livelihoods of over a million people 127

July 9, 2018 4:00 AM Masisi spurns Khama, again

Former president, Khama had earlier this week written to the Office of the President requesting aircraft transportation to Serowe where he is scheduled to address Dikgosi from his home village today. In response, the Permanent Secretary to the President (PSP) Carter Morupisi wrote to Khama’s office: “I am advised to relay the message to you by His Excellency 127

June 4, 2018 4:00 AM Masisi: Khama's plan gone wrong

As for the pair, Khama and Masisi theirs was a relationship seemingly made in heaven. They loved and hated organisations and individuals together. There was even common talk that the duo’s striking similarities did not provide variety in leadership at the Office of the President (OP) as they seemed to agree on many things. It was generally feared that in Masisi 256

May 15, 2018 4:00 AM Letter From Menongue: Waiting For The Chopper

Seven. The number of days waiting to get a confirmation on the military helicopter that would transport us to the river to meet the rest of the National Geographic Okavango Wilderness Project (NGOWP) team exploring the headwaters of the Cuando River at the Angolan highlands. Angola moves at her own pace. Patience is an important trait that her travellers 119

October 29, 2017 8:08 PM Real Madrid lose in troubled Catalonia

GIRONA – Real Madrid suffered a backlash on the field rather than from an expected hostile atmosphere amid political turmoil in Catalonia as they slumped to a shock 2-1 defeat at Girona on Sunday. Goals from Cristhian Stuani and Portu in four second-half minutes cancelled out Isco's opener for Madrid as Real fell eight points behind La Liga leaders Barcelona 155

October 29, 2017 9:31 AM Xbox One Games news: Gears of War 4K update, Quantum Break 2 and Sunset Overdrive to PS4?

The Xbox One X is soon due to release around the world - marking the first time Microsoft has jumped in on the 'mid-console cycle refresh', following Sony's launch of the PS4 Pro last year. Despite this mid-generation refresh, though, Microsoft hasn't been having the best time as far as exclusive games go. There has been a lot of cynicism around the company's 141

October 26, 2017 4:52 PM Earth is fragile, pope tells astronauts who see planet from 'eyes of God'

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - The earth is a fragile thing that could even destroy itself, Pope Francis told astronauts on the International Space Station on Thursday, saying they had an opportunity to see the planet “from the eyes of God”. Francis spent about 20 minutes in a video call to the six crew members on the space station, asking them several questions 152