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Botswana's President in quarantine after testing positive for Covid

Jan 4, 2022 | Botswana

Botswana leader Mokgweetsi Masisi has been replaced by his Vice President after testing positive for Covid. The country, ...

Dec 2, 2021 | Botswana

Brazzaville, Geneva, Nairobi, 2 December 2021 ndash; Botswana has become the first high-burden country to be ...

Nov 29, 2021 | Botswana

Botswana's government on Monday lost a legal attempt to overturn a landmark ruling that decriminalised homosexuality. ...

Nov 25, 2021 | Botswana

British scientists have raised the alarm over a new Covid variant believed to have emerged in Botswana that is the most ...

Oct 12, 2021 | Botswana

Botswana's Court of Appeal on Tuesday started hearing a government attempt to overturn a landmark ruling that decriminal ...

Sep 15, 2021 | Botswana

Botwana Boxing Association (BoBA) has elevated its publicity secretary (spokesperson), Taolo Tlouetsile to Secretary Gen ...

Jul 14, 2021 | Botswana

Tsaone Basimanebotlhe was not expecting security agents to appear at her home in a village outside Gaborone, Botswan ...

Jul 7, 2021 | Botswana

An exceptionally large and white 1,174-carat diamond stone has been unearthed in Botswana, a mining company announced We ...

Jun 16, 2021 | Botswana

Botswanan diamond firm Debswana said Wednesday it had unearthed a 1,098-carat stone that it described as the third large ...

Jun 3, 2021 | Botswana

Botswana authorities should immediately drop the criminal charges against two journalists and three media workers ...

May 7, 2021 | Botswana

Oratile Dikologang was naked when police officers pulled black plastic over his head during his detention in April 2 ...

Apr 6, 2021 | Botswana

Botswana resumed its controversial trophy-hunting season on Tuesday, a government official said, after the exercise was ...

Oct 28, 2020 | Botswana

Authorities and conservationists have launched a probe after dozens of critically-endangered vultures were found dead fr ...

Sep 21, 2020 | Botswana

Hundreds of elephants that died mysteriously in Botswana's famed Okavango Delta succumbed to cyanobacteria poisoning, th ...

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