BOTSWANA CELEBRATES 53 YEARS OF INDEPENDENCE

BOTSWANA CELEBRATES 53 YEARS OF INDEPENDENCE

Botswana celebrates its 53 years of independence from Britain.

The Republic of Botswana, a land-locked country in the southern part of Africa bordered by South Africa, Zimbabwe, Zambia, and Namibia; celebrated its 53 years of Independence on the 3oth of September 2019. Formerly known as the British protectorate of Bechuanaland; …

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PROGRESS UPDATE ON MOHEMBO BRIDGE PROJECT – BOTSWANA

PROGRESS UPDATE ON MOHEMBO BRIDGE PROJECT – BOTSWANA

Progress Updated on Mohembo Bridge Project  in Botswana

Essential Cargo to enable the construction of the “crossed elephant tusk tower” at the Mohembo Bridge Project in Botswana has successfully arrived Walvis Bay, Namibia. Botswana, being a landlocked country will facilitate the transportation of the 10,720 metric tons cargo using 160

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HIGHLIGHTS OF THE FIDIC-GAMA 2019 CONFERENCE

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE FIDIC-GAMA 2019 CONFERENCE

Highlights of interesting activities at the Fidic-Gama 2019 conference in Kampala Uganda.

The 26th FIDIC-GAMA Infrastructure Conference in Kampala Uganda was littered with lots of interesting activities. The 3 days (12th – 14th May 2019) International conference organized by the Uganda Association of Consulting Engineers (UACE) and

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ZIMBABWE TRADE TO INCREASE WITH BITC INVESTMENT

ZIMBABWE TRADE TO INCREASE WITH BITC INVESTMENT

Botswana Investment and Trade centre to increase trade with Zimbabwe from US$30 million to US$105 million.

Trade is an important commodity when it comes to Economic growth. This is why the Botswana Investment and Trade centre (BITC) is targeting opportunities in Zimbabwe.

BITC plans to increase trade with Zimbabwe from …

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DEPARTMENT OF ROADS TO BECOME AUTONOMOUS IN BOTSWANA

DEPARTMENT OF ROADS TO BECOME AUTONOMOUS IN BOTSWANA

Plans in motion for the Ministry to be an Autonomous entity in Botswana.

Plans are underway for the Ministry of Transport and communication to be an autonomous entity in Botswana. The Department will have the freedom to govern itself or control its own affairs. It will also enable them generate …

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BOTSWANA POWER CORPORATION SIGNS CONTRACT WITH GE POWER

BOTSWANA POWER CORPORATION SIGNS CONTRACT WITH GE POWER

Botswana Power Corporation partners with GE Power to increase access to energy services for its populace.

GE Power’s Grid Solution business have signed its first contract Botswana Power Corporation (BPC), the state’s electricity distributor. The contract proves the commitment of the Southern African nation in providing its people with access …

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YOUTH CENTRE PROJECT RECEIVE FUNDS IN BOTSWANA

YOUTH CENTRE PROJECT RECEIVE FUNDS IN BOTSWANA

Former MP family donate funds for construction of youth centre in  Nshakashobgwe, Botswana

A family in Botswana has given the sum of P50 000 to Nshakashobgwe Village Development Committee. The fund which is from the late former Sebina\Gweta MP Mr Mudongo Maswikiti will be for a youth centre.

During the …

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ELECTRA MINING BOTSWANA 2019

ELECTRA MINING BOTSWANA 2019

 Africa’s leading mining, industrial and power generation expo.

ELECTRA MINING; Gaborone Fairgrounds, Botswana from 10 Sep – 12 Sep 2019.

Electra Mining Botswana is the Botswana home of Africa’s leading mining, industrial and power generation expo. Powered by Electra Mining Africa, also the trade in Botswana is basically for business …

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NWTGC US$480M CONSTRUCTION SET TO KICK-OFF IN BOTSWANA

NWTGC US$480M CONSTRUCTION SET TO KICK-OFF IN BOTSWANA

The project will create new jobs and help the nation be one of the distributor of power to neighbouring countries.

The ground breaking ceremony of the power line construction project was presided over by Advocate Sadique Kebonang, the Minister of Minerals Resource, Green Technology and Energy.

The project termed North …

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