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Oliver Tambo’s sister

7. BOTSWANA NATIONAL LAWN TENNIS ASSOCATION (BNLTA) 1979. Because the brewery had donated funds to the BNLTA, which helped organise tennis tournaments in the country and to fund trips for juniors to play in tournaments in neighbouring countries, I was inveigled into chairing the committee which ran the BNLTA. During my first meeting as chair […]

Oliver Tambos sister

BOTSWANA NATIONAL LAWN TENNIS ASSOCIATION (BNLTA) 1979. Because the brewery had donated funds to the BNLTA, which helped organise tennis tournaments in the country and to fund trips for juniors to play in tournaments in neighbouring countries, I was inveigled into chairing the committee which ran the BNLTA. During my first meeting as chair there […]

Arctic Sea Ice and Glaciers are melting

Arctic sea ice coverage has shrunk every decade since 1979 by 3.5 to 4.1 per cent. Glaciers have also been in retreat, including in major mountain ranges like the Alps, Himalayas and Rockies. In 2017, Arctic sea ice reached a record low for the third straight running, according to scientists from the National Snow and […]