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Africa: Botswana

Herds of hippos are in danger of dying as ponds in Botswana dry up.  By Monirul Bhuiyan (AFP)

Herds of endangered hippos trapped in mud in drought-hit Botswana

Apr 26, 2024 | Africa: Botswana

Herds of endangered hippos stuck in the mud of dried-up ponds are in danger of dying in drought-struck Botswana, conserv ...

Apr 15, 2024 | Africa: Botswana

Sprint star Letsile Tebogo hails from Botswana, a country famed for its diamonds, but it is gold he is seeking at the 20 ...

Jan 10, 2024 | Africa: Botswana

Botswana and global diamond giant De Beers have approved a $1 billion investment to dig under the world's richest diamon ...

Jul 22, 2023 | Africa: Botswana

Hundreds of people took to the streets in Botswana's capital of Gaborone on Saturday to protest against legislation seek ...

Mar 27, 2023 | Africa: Botswana

Botswana's former president Ian Khama has vowed to vigorously campaign to dethrone his handpicked successor Mokgweetsi M ...

Jul 27, 2022 | Africa: Botswana

Botswana has become the second nation in the world, after Eswatini, to reach a landmark UN goal towards eradicating AIDS ...

Jul 20, 2022 | Africa: Botswana

Botswana authorities should immediately drop the criminal charge against Moeladilotlhoko News Boiler director Tsh ...

May 5, 2022 | Africa: Botswana

When Botswana rsquo;s government sought to pass a new law early this year that would have allowed for warrantless su ...

Apr 20, 2022 | Africa: Botswana

Botswana's former president Ian Khama faces 13 criminal charges, including illegally possessing five firearms, court doc ...

Jan 31, 2022 | Africa: Botswana

Botswana authorities should retract or reform a bill that could help police and other investigators intercept jou ...

Jan 31, 2022 | Africa: Botswana

Botswana authorities should retract or reform a bill that could help police and other investigators intercept jou ...

Jan 4, 2022 | Africa: Botswana

Botswana leader Mokgweetsi Masisi has been replaced by his Vice President after testing positive for Covid.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

Dec 2, 2021 | Africa: Botswana

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