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Trophy hunters have been issued licences to kill nearly 300 elephants.  By ROBERTO SCHMIDT (AFP)

Botswana trophy hunting season opens after Covid hiatus

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 ...

Jul 31, 2020 | Botswana

Hundreds of elephants that died mysteriously in Botswana's famed Okavango Delta probably succumbed to natural toxins, th ...

Jul 2, 2020 | Botswana

Hundreds of elephants have died mysteriously in Botswana's famed Okavango Delta, the head of the wildlife department sai ...

Jun 30, 2020 | Botswana

In some parts of Botswana, parents looking for regular updates on their children 39;s progress in school, or tea ...

Jun 30, 2020 | Botswana

The Botswana Weekend Post June 20 edition. Two journalists from the paper were recently detained over their coverage of ...

May 19, 2020 | Botswana

Botswana is probing the mysterious deaths of a dozen elephants in the country's famed Okavango Delta, the tourism minist ...

Apr 9, 2020 | Botswana

Botswanan President Mokgweetsi Masisi and all of the country's MPs are to go into self-quarantine after a nurse assigned ...

Feb 24, 2020 | Botswana

At least 46 rhinos have been slaughtered in Botswana in 10 months, a government official said on Monday as the southern ...

Feb 7, 2020 | Botswana

Botswana, home to the world's largest elephant population, on Friday held its first major auction for trophy elephant hu ...

Feb 7, 2020 | Botswana

Botswana, home to the world's largest elephant population, on Friday was set to hold its first major auction for trophy ...

Feb 6, 2020 | Botswana

Botswana on Friday will hold its first major auction for trophy elephant hunting quotas since controversially scrapping ...

Jan 29, 2020 | Botswana

Botswana's court of appeal on Wednesday dismissed an opposition bid to challenge election results that enabled Presiden ...

Jan 17, 2020 | Botswana

Packed with protein and calcium, mopane worms are a delicacy in Botswana, where they are stirred into chunky tomato ...