Investing In Women: What Do African Female Entrepreneurs Need?

4 min atras | MENAFN.COM (Botswana)

(MENAFN - SomTribune). Private equity financing is not easy to come by, even in a market as hot as Africa. The competition for funding is fierce, and the way the numbers play out is part of the bottom line. Businesses need to demonstrate not only ... View details »

Shadow of the Tomb Raider´s Villains Highlight Newest Trailer

4 min atras | Bleeding Cool News (Botswana)

Square Enix and Eidos Montreal have released another new trailer for Shadow of the Tomb Raider, though this one doesnt highlight their recent partnership with a certain soda brand. Instead, the villains of the game take the spotlight in todays ... View details »

Mikes Rant – Is There Any Point In Going Dual GPU?

4 min atras | eTeknix (Botswana)

For a significant period over the last 10 years, we have seen many users who have gone down the road of dual GPU systems. For those unaware, this build methodology incorporates 2 graphics cards (of the same model) on a single system. You can be... View details »

What makes wheat tick?

4 min atras | The Scottish Farmer (Botswana)

A major international research collaboration has revealed what makes wheat tick, promising discoveries to combat disease and produce higher yields more sustainably in tough conditions. 0 comments... View details »

Patrick Kaddu´s Late Strike Fires KCCA FC Past Township Rollers

4 min atras | thetowerpost.com (Botswana)

Patrick Kaddus 82nd minute goal was all KCCA FC needed to have the edge over fellow CAF Champions League group stage debutants Township Rollers in match day five held at Mandela National Stadium, Namboole. Kaddu beautifully struck the ball in... View details »

Ramaphosa tasks SADC on industrial skills

4 min atras | Vanguard (Botswana)

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on the 16-member states of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) to focus on developing skills in agro-processing, mineral beneficiation, energy and pharmaceuticals. Ramaphosa. View details »

Ramaphosa tasks SADC on industrial skills

4 min atras | Vanguard (Botswana)

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on the 16-member states of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) to focus on developing skills in agro-processing, mineral beneficiation, energy and pharmaceuticals. Ramaphosa. View details »

Bitter pills: Erdogan´s possible remedies for Turkey crisis

4 min atras | Mail & Guardian (Botswana)

The crash in the Turkish lira sparked by US sanctions has left President Recep Tayyip Erdogan facing the biggest economic challenge of his one-and-a-half decades in power. The lira has recently clawed back some of its losses, but economists say Turkey... View details »

Gold worth almost $1m stolen from Zim police station

1 hr atras | Citizen (Botswana)

In what is arguably the biggest theft at a police station in Zimbabwe, gold worth almost $1 million mysteriously vanished from an armoury at Plumtree police station in Zimbabwes Matabeleland South province. The gold weighing 28.5kg was being kept as ... View details »

Gold worth almost $1m stolen from Zim police station

1 hr atras | Citizen (Botswana)

In what is arguably the biggest theft at a police station in Zimbabwe, gold worth almost $1 million mysteriously vanished from an armoury at Plumtree police station in Zimbabwes Matabeleland South province. The gold weighing 28.5kg was being kept as ... View details »

Real Madrid vs Getafe prediction, team news, betting tips and head to head record – La Liga preview 2018-19

1 hr atras | Evening Standard (Botswana)

Real Madrid begin life in La Liga without Zinedine Zidane and Cristiano Ronaldo tonight as the Champions League holders host Getafe at the Bernabeu. Zidane and Ronaldo led Real to a hat-trick of Champions League triumphs in the last three years, but ... View details »

Africa Gold Cup: Zimbabwe Defeats Uganda in Kampala

1 hr atras | thetowerpost.com (Botswana)

Zimbabwe 38-18 Uganda. Uganda managed only two tries through Byron oketayot and Michael Wokorach against Zimbabwes six through Makombe, Mhende, Chitokwindo, Johannes Coetzee and McNab. Zimbabwe, with intent on surviving the chopping... View details »

Scientists reveal how often you should be having sex – it´ll surprise you

1 hr atras | Daily Star (Botswana)

Regular sex can be good for your health, research reveals. A recent review showed that bonking two to four times a week cuts the risk of prostate cancer. While this might be the encouragement you need to get down and dirty, blokes are advised to put a ... View details »

ED elected Sadc deputy chair

1 hr atras | sundaymail.co.zw (Botswana)

Takunda Maodza recently in Windhoek, Namibia President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been elected Deputy Chairperson of the influential Sadc Organ on Politics, Defence and Security Co-operation at the regional blocs 38th Summit of Heads of State and... View details »

ED elected Sadc deputy chair

1 hr atras | sundaymail.co.zw (Botswana)

Takunda Maodza recently in Windhoek, Namibia President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been elected Deputy Chairperson of the influential Sadc Organ on Politics, Defence and Security Co-operation at the regional blocs 38th Summit of Heads of State and... View details »

Aretha Franklin: a life of heartbreak, heroism and hope

1 hr atras | The Guardian (Botswana)

In January 1967, Aretha Franklin, 24 years old and newly signed to Atlantic Records, left Detroit, her home city, for the small town of Muscle Shoals in Alabama. She had gone there to record at the remote Fame Studio at her producer Jerry Wexlers ... View details »

Swimming bad boy Sun just a big softie, says coach

2 hr atras | Daily Mail (Botswana)

Chinas Sun Yang won his opening heat in the mens 200m freestyle at the Asian Games in Jakarta. Chinese giant Sun Yang has all the tools to be the perfect swimmer -- the predatory instinct and a two-metre physique that can intimidate before a race has... View details »

Chelsea´s bold start to life under Maurizio Sarri promises just as much fun and excitement as we all hoped

2 hr atras | The Independent (Botswana)

The first interesting thing about Maurizio Sarris answer was how long he took to contemplate the question. Usually, wearied managers rattle through their post-match press conferences as rapidly as possible, eager to get back to the sanctity of the ... View details »

Messi, Coutinho get Barcelona off to winning start

2 hr atras | Independent Online (Botswana)

MADRID – Two goals from Lionel Messi either side of a Philippe Coutinho strike allowed Barcelona to start their defence of the Spanish title with a 3-0 win over Alaves at the Camp Nou on Saturday night. Wearing the captains armband following the ... View details »

I Don´t Regret Anything, I Did What I Did For My Country – Mnangagwa

2 hr atras | pindula.co.zw (Botswana)

In an interview with Peta Thornycroft, President-elect Emmerson Mnangagwa said that he has no regrets about anything that happened in the course of his life. He insisted that all that he did, he did for his country. He also used his predecessor former... View details »

I Don´t Regret Anything, I Did What I Did For My Country – Mnangagwa

2 hr atras | pindula.co.zw (Botswana)

In an interview with Peta Thornycroft, President-elect Emmerson Mnangagwa said that he has no regrets about anything that happened in the course of his life. He insisted that all that he did, he did for his country. He also used his predecessor former... View details »

How Erdogan´s Push for Endless Growth Brought Turkey to the Brink

2 hr atras | Wall Street Journal (Botswana)

The new rules lifted restrictions that barred companies without revenue in hard currencies from doing such borrowing—as long as the loans exceeded $5 million. “It was tantamount to saying: If you drink, drink a lot,” said one official in Ankara ... View details »

Kofi Annan a ´magnanimous and selfless model leader´

2 hr atras | Independent Online (Botswana)

JOHANNESBURG - With the death in the early hours of Saturday morning of former United Nations secretary general Kofi Annan, the world has lost yet another magnanimous and selfless model leader”, Brand South Africa said. This weekend, the world... View details »

Google Could Allow Manual Backups To Drive With Next Android Update

3 hr atras | STARTUPWORLD (Botswana)

As One of the largest Operating System Android has the option to back up your data onto Google Drive for a longer period of time, Google is now set to enable an option to let users manually save their backups with an ease where they want. The new ...and more View details »

WhatsApp WARNING: You could lose your most precious files as major update drops

3 hr atras | Express.co.uk (Botswana)

WhatsApp is the worlds most popular messaging service, surpassing that of Facebook Messenger, WeChat and Telegram. According to Statista, a provider of market and consumer data, roughly 1.5billion people use WhatsApp every month as of July 2018. View details »

Nokia To Unveil ´Most Awaited Phone´ On Aug. 21: Is It The Nokia 9?

3 hr atras | Tech Times (Botswana)

The much-anticipated unveiling of Nokias latest phone will happen on Aug. 21, the company announced on its Twitter account. On its Twitter account, Nokia Mobile posted a silhouette image of a handset along with the text get ready to unveil the most... View details »

Australian teen hacks into Apple servers; might get job offer

3 hr atras | The iBulletin (Botswana)

Getting a job in tech juggernauts is every techies dream. Let alone a company like Apple, which became the first company in the world to reach 1 trillion dollar market capitalization value? Whew! But what if youre told that you might just get a job ... View details »

Having sex two to four times a week slashes risk of prostate cancer

3 hr atras | Deccan Chronicle (Botswana)

A new study now finds that having sex two to four times a week slashes the risk of prostate cancer. However, men who have a high number of sexual partners are at a greater risk. The study also found that men who first had sex at a younger age are more... View details »

8.2 Magnitude Quake Strikes In The Pacific, No Damages in Fiji

3 hr atras | NDTV (Botswana)

A massive quake of magnitude 8.2 struck in the Pacific Ocean close to Fiji and Tonga today, but it was so deep that it did not cause any damage, authorities in Fiji said. The US Tsunami Warning Centre also said the quake was too deep to cause a tsunami. View details »

Mama Aretha was one of us

3 hr atras | Channel 24 (Botswana)

Johannesburg - When news broke on Thursday that the Queen of Soul had succumbed to pancreatic cancer at the age of 76, the planet let out a collective gasp. Then came the outpouring of tears, smiles and memories. There is not a corner of the globe that... View details »

NVIDIA Graphics Card Leaks Tease The Future

4 hr atras | Dark Horizons (Botswana)

Graphics card manufacturer NVIDIA has been stealing the tech headlines this past week with the unveiling of its new series of Turing-based graphics cards which include what is dubbed the holy grail of graphics – real-time ray tracing. First teased at ... View details »

Barcelona 3 Deportivo Alaves 0: Messi´s milestone goal sets up victory

4 hr atras | Yahoo Sports (Botswana)

Lionel Messi scored Barcelonas 6000th goal in LaLiga as the champions sealed a 3-0 win over Deportivo Alaves on Saturday. The Argentina star swept in a clever free-kick midway through the second half before Philippe Coutinho netted a fine second, with... View details »

With Malaria, Even a Simple Kindness Matters

4 hr atras | Patheos (blog) (Botswana)

Will malaria finally stop claiming innocent lives in this decade or this century? Maybe. Great strides are made every year toward infection prevention and disease cures. Still, since time immemorial, it remains one of the most stubborn diseases in the ... View details »

BREAKING Lombok earthquake: Indonesian island hit by 6.3-magnitude tremor two weeks after disaster killed 460

4 hr atras | Mirror.co.uk (Botswana)

The Indonesian holiday island devastated by multiple earthquakes in recent weeks has been hit by yet another tremor. The powerful 6.3-magnitude earthquake hit Lombok early on Sunday morning, two weeks after the disaster which killed at least 460 people... View details »

Samsung´s new phone shows how hardware innovation has slowed

5 hr atras | Roanoke Times (Botswana)

NEW YORK — Samsungs new smartphone illustrates the limits of innovation at a time when hardware advances have slowed. The new phone, the Galaxy Note 9, will be faster and will last longer without a recharge. But while earth-shattering new features... View details »

Sese power project environmental approval increased to 500 MW

5 hr atras | Mining Review (Botswana)

African Energy Resources advises that the Department of Environmental Affairs (EIA) in Botswana has approved an updated Environmental Impact Assessment for the Sese Power Project to allow up to 500 MW of power generation and the associated coal...and more View details »

Sese power project environmental approval increased to 500 MW

5 hr atras | Mining Review (Botswana)

African Energy Resources advises that the Department of Environmental Affairs (EIA) in Botswana has approved an updated Environmental Impact Assessment for the Sese Power Project to allow up to 500 MW of power generation and the associated coal...and more View details »

Powerful 8.2 quake in Pacific

5 hr atras | Otago Daily Times (Botswana)

A powerful magnitude 8.2 earthquake has struck in the Pacific Ocean today, causing buildings to sway in Fiji. The quake hit near the island nations of Tonga and Fiji at a depth of 560km. Its epicentre was 270km east of Levuka on Fijis Ovalau Island ...and more View details »

Tributes laud Annan as man of peace and champion of rights

5 hr atras | Eyewitness News (Botswana)

Annan was born in Kumasi on 8 April 1938, is said to have died in Switzerland on Saturday morning after a short illness. Former UN Secretary General Kofi Anan. Picture: AFP. Cyril Ramaphosa Barack Obama The United Nations The United Nations... View details »

Batlokwa to showcase the best of their culture

5 hr atras | Mmegi Online (Botswana)

This annual event is celebrated on the third week of August, which coincides with Kgosi Puso Gaborones installation as well as the royal wedding anniversary. During his installation, Kgosi Gaborone emphasised the need for Batlokwa history and culture ...and more View details »

Batlokwa to showcase the best of their culture

5 hr atras | Mmegi Online (Botswana)

This annual event is celebrated on the third week of August, which coincides with Kgosi Puso Gaborones installation as well as the royal wedding anniversary. During his installation, Kgosi Gaborone emphasised the need for Batlokwa history and culture ...and more View details »

Mmegi Online :: Life with elephants - a community theatre

5 hr atras | Mmegi Online (Botswana)

In the east side of the Okavango River panhandle people of more than 15 settlements came together to showcase a community theatre titled Life With Elephants at Mbiroba Trust. These are communities that have a unique problem that is not experienced...and more View details »

Mmegi Online :: Life with elephants - a community theatre

5 hr atras | Mmegi Online (Botswana)

In the east side of the Okavango River panhandle people of more than 15 settlements came together to showcase a community theatre titled Life With Elephants at Mbiroba Trust. These are communities that have a unique problem that is not experienced...and more View details »

SADC calls for action to better lives

6 hr atras | Lusaka Times (Botswana)

SADC Summit The 38th Ordinary Southern African Development Community-SADC Summit of Heads of State and Government has closed with calls for countries to deliver on the promises for infrastructure development. SADC Chairperson Hage Geingob... View details »

Uganda 18-38 Zimbabwe: Sables maintain Tier 1A status with victory over Rugby Cranes

6 hr atras | New Zimbabwe.com (Botswana)

Zimbabwe Sables maintained their Africa Rugby Tier 1A status with a dominant 38-18 win over erratic Uganda Cranes. The Sables needed nothing short of victory to stay afloat and started the game with real intention putting the hosts under pressure early. View details »

People on low-carb diets die younger, says science

6 hr atras | The Sydney Morning Herald (Botswana)

London: Eating a diet that is low in carbohydrates could mean you die younger, a 25-year study has suggested. Food plans which replace carbs with protein and fat, such as the Ketogenic or Atkins diets, have gained popularity, and been endorsed by... View details »

´Messi is a genius´ - Valverde still amazed by Barcelona ace

6 hr atras | Goal.com (Botswana)

Despite now being in his second season coaching the Argentine, the manager is still amazed by his star man. Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde feels football supporters should consider themselves fortunate to have been able to witness Lionel Messis...and more View details »

Asian Games 2018 Day 1 live updates

6 hr atras | Zee News (Botswana)

The first day of sporting events at the 18th edition of the Asian Games 2018 kicks-off in Indonesia on August 19, Sunday. An Indian contingent comprising 804 athletes and officials will look to better their 2014 Incheon Games record. India had ... View details »

KOFI ANNAN´S PASSAGE: Buhari, Saraki, Dogara, govs, others pay tribute

6 hr atras | Vanguard (Botswana)

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru. A former Secretary General of the United Nations (UN), Kofi Annan, passed on yesterday. In a tribute, the incumbent UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, said Annan, the second African to occupy the top seat of the global body ... View details »

How to delete your WhatsApp data from Google Drive

7 hr atras | Gadgets Now (Botswana)

Google has recently been facing the heat for tracking users location even when they have turned off the the location. Amid all that, the issue of users data privacy has again caught peoples attention as it affects some two billion users of devices ... View details »