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Sydney, December 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Barely published, this edition of the BuddeComm report describes the latest developments and key trends in the telecommunications markets. – https://www.budde.com.au/Research/Botswana-Telecoms-Mobile-and-Broadband-Statistics-and-Analyses/?utm_source=GNW This is a hallmark of many markets in the region, itself a legacy of years of underinvestment. However, the government and wholesale network provider BoFiNet have made …

DC has confirmed its first cases of the omicron COVID-19 variant and officials say all four are young adults vaccinated, but they had yet to receive boosters. The four residents, three women and a man, all tested positive after Thanksgiving weekend, DC Health said. Three of them had traveled for vacation and none of them …

NEW YORK, December 11, 2021 – Presidents, government ministers, senior United Nations leaders, UNICEF ambassadors, partners and children and youth gathered at events around the world to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Unicefe birthday this week. “Since its inception 75 years ago in the aftermath of World War II, UNICEF has worked for every …

The National Council’s Standing Committee on Home Affairs, Security, Constitutional and Legal Affairs found that some families who have been traumatized by the Botswana Defense Forces (BDF) in the Zambezi region, and loved ones lost, ” are left to their own devices “. Some have not yet received psychological support. This is according to a …

As for Omicron, the new and potentially more dangerous variant of the coronavirus is taking hold of the country, Maharashtra officials said 109 of the 295 recent returnees in Thane district were currently untraceable. Kalyan-Dombivali Municipal Corporation (KDMC) chief Vijay Suryavanshi told PTI news agency that some of these people’s cell phones were turned off …

The herald Sri Lanka’s High Commissioner for South Africa Sirisena Amarasekara recently visited the Republic of Botswana and had bilateral discussions with Botswana’s Minister of International Affairs and Cooperation, Dr Lemogang Kwape. High Commissioner Amarasekara conveyed greetings from the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Sri Lanka, Professor GL Peiris, to Dr Lemogang Kwape. During the …

By ANDREW MELDRUM JOHANNESBURG (AP) – Dr Sikhulile Moyo was analyzing COVID-19 samples in his laboratory in Botswana last week when he noticed they were surprisingly different from others. Within days, the world was on fire with news that the coronavirus had a worrying new variant – one that appears to be causing a dramatic …

Scientists in South Africa were the first to sound the alarm bells about Omicron, alerting the WHO last Wednesday. But that doesn’t necessarily mean the variant is from southern Africa, rather it’s an indication of the region’s robust surveillance system. “We just rang the bell, which made everyone realize that in fact it may have …

Botswana, the only African country outside South Africa to have reported cases of Omicron, said on Sunday it had detected 19 infections of the new variant of Covid, including the first four reported last week. “To date, we have registered a total of 19 variant cases,” Health Minister Edwin Dikoloti said at a press conference …

Fears are growing that a new strain of highly infectious coronavirus is making its way into Europe, as the world closes the shutters to contain the new Omicron variant. New suspected cases have emerged in Germany and the Czech Republic, while Dutch authorities quarantined 61 South African passengers who tested positive for Covid-19. South Africa …