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Ghana’s grid strong to integrate nuclear electricity – Ing. Norbert Anku

B & FT Online 12 May 2021
Ghana’s current average tariff of 12.9 cents per kilowatt-hour for industrial consumers as of December 2020 is very high when compared with countries such as Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Malawi, Botswana, DR Congo, Mozambique, Zambia, Ethiopia – which all had cost of power at less than 10 cents per kilowatt-hour as at 2016.
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“Peace, Order And Good Government”

Mmegi Online 11 May 2021
Subject to the provisions of this Constitution, Parliament shall have the power to make laws for the peace, order and good government of Botswana.”.
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BPF NEC powerless to suspend untouchable Butale

Mmegi Online 10 May 2021
The Botswana Patriotic Front (BPF) National Executive Committee (NEC) does not have the power to suspend its president Biggie Butale following allegations of sexual misconduct levelled against him ... We had issued statements when the Botswana Democratic Party members were involved in this kind of act and requesting them to do something.
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Two sides of Chinese GDP

Korea Times 10 May 2021
By Nancy Qian ... They also focus our attention on different issues ... China's per capita GDP in 2019 was $8,242, placing the country between Montenegro ($8,591) and Botswana ($8,093). Its per capita GDP in purchasing power parity (PPP) terms ― with income adjusted to take account of the cost of living ― was $16,804 ... and India ... The U.S ... .
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Tlou Energy advances clean energy mega-projects

Mmegi Online 07 May 2021
The project already has a mining licence and Tlou is finalising off-take arrangements with the Botswana Power Corporation as well as financial transactions with funders. The company, however, is broadening its scope to create a clean energy district in Central Botswana over its prospecting licences which cover nearly 10,000 square metres.
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Skewed reporting of Chinese GDP

Taipei Times 07 May 2021
By Nancy Qian 錢楠筠 ... They also focus attention on different issues ... China’s per capita GDP in 2019 was US$8,242, placing the country between Montenegro (US$8,591) and Botswana (US$8,093). Its per capita GDP in purchasing power parity (PPP) terms — with income adjusted to take account of the cost of living — was US$16,804 ... Copyright. Project Syndicate. .
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International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, Intersexism and Biphobia- How Far Has Botswana Come

Mmegi Online 05 May 2021
Although that is of great importance, for this day, I think it would profit us more if we explored the rich and peculiar history of the movement in Botswana ... This powerful position has emboldened the community in Botswana, unafraid to speak out against discrimination and stigma.
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Botswana tops list of world’s ‘super abundant’ renewables nations

PV Magazine 05 May 2021
Whilst Carbon Tracker estimates nations such as Germany have less than 10 times their energy demand represented by their technical PV potential, the report estimates Botswana has 5,000 times more renewable energy (RE) resource than it needs to power its population.
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Bidding for Power

The Voice Botswana 04 May 2021
Tlou Energy, an Australian-based company focused on electricity generation in Botswana, has announced plans to bid for the supply and delivery of natural gas to the Orapa 90 Megawatts (MW) power plant. This follows the issuance of tender by Botswana Power Corporation (BPC) for the supply and delivery of natural gas at the power plant ... POWER PLAY.
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BTU burial society election fever

The Voice Botswana 04 May 2021
Managing Director of More Power Investment, a Commercial arm of Botswana Teachers Union (BTU), Solomon Rodgers has rubbished allegations that his company was interfering with the election process ahead of Annual General Meeting ... BOTUBS was registered in January 2020 following a decision to dissolve Botswana Teachers Union Funeral Fund (BOTUFF).
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'Death is delivered with bullets, saws and machetes': Legendary wildlife filmmakers and photographers Beverly and ...

The Daily Mail 04 May 2021
The Jouberts experienced their power and aggression first-hand in an encounter in March 2017 in Botswana's Okavango Delta they were fortunate to survive ... The Jouberts experienced their power and aggression first-hand in an encounter in March 2017 in Botswana's Okavango Delta they were fortunate to survive.
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US presidency backs Bots, Nam power deal

Mmegi Online 30 Apr 2021
“This revolutionary mega solar project has the potential to bring renewable solar power to hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses in Botswana in the next two decades,” a statement from the US Embassy in Botswana reads. “The project could transform Botswana ...
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DRIVEN: Ford Everest Sport deserves to succeed

Independent online (SA) 30 Apr 2021
The interior finishes are striking too with embossed leather seats in blue stitching and soft-touch leather with similar stitching on the dashboard while the driver’s seat is eight-way power adjustable. The last time I drove the new Everest was at its launch in Botswana a few ...
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US signs pact for up to 5-GW solar project in Botswana, Namibia

Renewables Now 28 Apr 2021
The Biden-Harris administration has signed a memorandum of intent (MOI) regarding a plan to build a solar power complex of up to 5 GW in Botswana and Namibia ... “This could transform Namibia and Botswana into two of the globe’s most significant producers of solar power, ...
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