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capital and largest city of Botswana in the extreme southeast

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A previous version of this paper was presented at the seminar: "Taking Stock of the Condom in the Era of HIV/AIDS", Gaberone, Botswana, 13-17 July 2003, organised by the International Union for the Scientific Study of Population and the Department of Population Studies, University of Botswana, and has benefited from discussion during the meeting.
At the beginning of this second story, Mma Ramotswe, as she is known, even to her new fiance Mr J L B Matekoni, is visited by an American woman whose son disappeared years before in the bush not far from Gaberone, Botswana's capital city.
Kornegay, F and S Chesterman, Southern Africa's Evolving Security Architecture: Problems and Prospects, Conference Report, International Peace Academy, Gaberone, December 2000, p 12.
53 In October 1941 the District Commissioner at Gaberone received a complaint after two of L.
Writing from Gaberone in the Bechuanaland Protectorate in mid-1896, he painted a morbid picture of the inevitable consequences of the rinderpest, but concluded with foresight that there could be a "silver lining" in the cloud: "The sole counterbalancing good is that it [the rinderpest] will compel the natives to work on the railway which will now become a famine relief".
Her interior landscape is projected onto the land in this powerfully evocative scene: "At first, faintly on the horizon, the orange glow of the city lights of the new independence town of Gaberone, appeared like an astonishing phantom in the overwhelming darkness of the bush, until the truck struck tarred roads, neon lights, shops and cinemas, and made the bush a phantom amidst a blare of light.
The South Africans have carried out raids on Maputo, Harare, and Gaberone, and attacked refugees in Swaziland.
The first surprise was to find Thierry Henry handling my check-in at the delightful Gaberone Sun Hotel.
The first conference on the Research and Study of Children's literature held in Gaberone, Botswana, in Southern Africa, in 2002, saw the formal establishment of the African Research Society for Children's Literature (ARSCL), a professional group of children's literature scholars.
Rise-set time corrections Bloemfontein + 0 17 + 0 15 + 0 13 Cape Town + 0 36 + 0 46 + 0 56 Cedarberg + 0 37 + 0 43 + 0 49 Dar es Salaam + 0 9 - 0 37 - 1 23 Durban - 0 3 - 0 4 - 0 04 East London + 0 1 + 0 8 + 0 16 Francistown + 0 29 + 0 10 - 0 09 Gaberone + 0 28 + 0 16 + 0 04 Harare + 0 22 - 0 4 - 0 30 Johannesburg + 0 17 + 0 8 - 0 01 Komatipoort + 1 2 + 0 52 + 0 42 Knysna + 0 18 + 0 28 + 0 38 Luanda + 1 50 + 1 7 + 1 25 Lusaka + 0 37 + 0 7 - 0 24 Nacala (Moz) - 0 11 - 0 43 - 1 15 Nairobi + 0 29 - 0 27 - 1 23 Port Louis (Mar) - 1 29 - 1 50 - 2 11 Pretoria + 0 17 + 0 7 - 0 02 Seychelles - 0 52 - 1 42 - 2 32 Sutherlan + 0 31 + 0 37 + 0 43 Upington + 0 39 + 0 35 + 0 31 Victoria Falls + 0 42 + 0 17 - 0 09 Windhoek + 1 8 + 0 52 + 0 35 Table 9.