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Annihilation of hundreds of elephants in Botswana remains a mystery

The government of Botswana remains baffled by the continual strange death of hundreds of its elephants, as the cause of death remains a mystery. Most...

Botswana: Husband and wife sued health ministry for P400,000

Botswana citizens Onkemetse Connie Motlhaping and Kabelo Chatanga,successfully sued the Botswana Ministry of Health and Wellness, for medical negligence that resulted in the death...

Zimbabwe refugees are not allowed to stay in Botswana

About 60 Zimbabwean refugees have been fighting to stay in neighboring Botswana but their appeal was denied. The host government rejected their demand against...

Botswana: Ex-president dismisses corruption claims, voices concerns about democracy

Botswana’s former President Ian Khama described allegations made by the administration of current President Mokgweetsi Masisi that he embezzled billions in the local currency...

Botswana Courts Dismiss Opposition Election Challenge

Botswana's courts have found insufficient evidence to overturn the victory of the present Botswana Democratic Party. The petitions have been filed against the results...

Botswana to Host First-Ever Under 30 Forbes Africa Summit

Forbes has announced it will be hosting the first-ever Under 30 Africa Summit in Botswana, 19-23 April 2020, with the #Under30Summit to spread on...

President Masisi embarks on a door to door campaign drive

Botswana’s president Dr Mokgwetsi Masisi has ahead of the general elections in the country started his door to door public interaction campaign in attempts...

Study: R18bn annual turnaround for traditional medicine

According to a study by the South African National  Biodiversity Institute (SANBI) the turnover of traditional medicine is estimated at about R18 billion annually. The...

Botswana observers join SADC mission to Mozambique election

The Botswana government has deployed a delegation to be part of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Electoral Observation Mission to Mozambique’s general elections...

Botswana NGO’s call for peace ahead of elections

Botswana non-governmental organisations have called for peace ahead of what many believe will be tightly contested elections, on 23 October. The Universal Periodic (UPR NGO)...

Botswana mining company makes first coal sale to SA

Minergy is targeting the SA market where few significant new coal mines are being developed and production is expected to decline Minergy's Masama Coal Project,...

Botswana government to auction elephant hunting licences 

The Botswana government has reintroduced elephant hunts with a cautious approach to pricing a move that is believed to further intensify the controversy that...

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