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Botswana president survives a possible helicopter crash

According to the the Botswana Defence Force and the Office of the President, President Mokgweetsi Masisi survived the potential helicopter crash in Francistown city,...

Botswana president Masisi in Kenya for state visit

The president of Botswana Mokgweetsi Masisi met with Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta to enhance bilateral cooperation. State spokeswoman Kanze Dena confirmed that a few agreements...

Qatar Airways launches direct flights to Botswana for the first time

Expected to start on the 27th of October, Botswana will for the first time be welcoming travellers flying through the Middle East. The first Middle...

Botswana to become a global conference destination

President of Botswana Mokgweetsi Masisi’s priorities is to make Botswana a conference destination. Masisi made the announcement on 27 June 2019 at Avani Hotel,...

Botswana and Rwanda to establish direct flights between the two countries

Botswana and Rwanda have signed an agreement that will allow for direct flights between the two countries.  This happened during President Kagame's 2-day state...

Rwanda and Botswana sign agreement to strengthen economic ties

Rwandan President and first lady, Paul Kagame and Jeannette Kagame went on a two-day state visit to Botswana last week, invited by President Mokgweetsi Eric...

Botswana seeks Angola’s assistance to control elephant population

Botswana’s President Mokgweetsi Masisi announced that he will be leading a delegation to Angola in a bid to seek assistance in ways to reduce...

State to yield control as Botswana plans to list stock market

Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE), Chief Executive Officer Thapelo Tsheole has announced that the BSE was planning to list its stock within two years and...

Botswana citizens live in fear of elephant attacks

Several Botswana communities are living in fear of elephant attacks as elephants come into villages seeking water and food. The department of wildlife and national...

Australia company acquires $800m mining contract in Botswana

Ausdrill Limited an Australian based company has secured a 5-year contract at a copper mine in Botswana worth $800 million. With regards to finalisations of...

Endangered vultures die after eating poisonous elephant in Botswana

The Botswana government has confirmed that 537 vultures and to tawny eagles were found dead at an animal park. Although Botswanas wildlife and national parks...

Elephants in Botswana killing citizens

The lifting of a blanket hunting ban by the government, which was imposed in 2014 by former president of Botswana Ian Khama, has seen...

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