Botswana GDP forecast cut amid diamond slump

2015-08-27 20:00

Botswana’s gross domestic product forecast has been lowered by 2.3%, reflecting the slump in diamond prices together with reduced demand, according to Moody’s.

Zuma concludes Botswana visit

2015-08-18 21:07

President Jacob Zuma has concluded his visit to Gaborone, Botswana for the 35th Southern African Development Community summit, the Presidency says.

Zim media hails Mugabe’s SADC tenure

2015-08-17 11:56

Zimbabwe’s state-run media has hailed President Robert Mugabe’s SADC tenure as "successful" and "historic", but critics say it exposed his "fading legacy".

Zuma to attend SADC summit in Botswana

2015-08-16 09:13

President Jacob Zuma will lead a delegation to the ordinary Southern African Development Community summit to be held in Gaborone, Botswana this week.

Botswana tackles worst drought in 30 years

2015-07-30 19:06

Botswana has allocated emergency funds in response to the worst drought conditions in 30 years with agricultural land badly hit by the lack of irrigation.

Double Desert Race triumph for Hiluxes

2015-07-01 11:34

the annual Desert Race, Round 3 of the SA Cross-Country championship, was a three-day event. See who kept their lead...

Desert Race promises thrills and spills

2015-06-08 20:44

Arguably the most demanding fixture of the off-road championship is on the horizon as the National series heads to Botswana for the Desert Race.

Botswana editorial team held for questioning over story

2015-05-07 12:20

Three editorial members of The Botswana Gazette in Gaborone are being held for questioning at the Directorate on Corruption and Economic Crime headquarters, the paper's editor says.

Stop hiring Zimbabweans, Botswana farmers told

2015-04-29 13:26

Botswana has reportedly barred local farmers from employing "cheap" Zimbabwean workers, saying farmers should pay farm workers well so that they can attract Batswana to work in their farms.

Zebra meat men get lashes, fine

2015-03-19 21:34

Two Botswana men have been sentenced to three lashes each and a fine for unlawful possession of zebra meat.


New SADC chair Khama urges leaders to implement key plans

2015-08-19 13:42

Botswanan President Ian Khama has reportedly urged the Southern African Development Community leaders to “walk the talk” and implement key plans.

Mugabe: Honour Africa's founding fathers

2015-08-18 11:43

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has reportedly urged African countries to honour those who fought for the liberation of the continent, saying they deserved to be recognised.

Zuma arrives in Botswana for SADC summit

2015-08-16 18:16

President Jacob Zuma has arrived in Gaborone, Botswana ahead of the 35th Ordinary Southern African Development Community (SADC) heads of state summit, the presidency says.

Mugabe set to hand over SADC chair to Botswana's Khama

2015-08-14 14:04

Botswana President Ian Khama is set to become the next Southern African Development Community chair when Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe vacates the position next week, reports say.

9 'illegal' Zimbabweans caned in Botswana

2015-07-06 19:17

At least nine Zimbabwean men reportedly sustained severe injuries after they were whipped on the buttocks with switches by a chief’s security detail.

Zim rhino airlifted to Botswana

2015-06-12 17:50

Zimbabwe is to airlift three more black rhino to Botswana within the next few days.

Botswana reporter, managing editor cautioned over story on businessman

2015-05-08 19:39

The Botswana Gazette has been given a warning for breaking the law by publishing a story about a Zambian businessman's connections with the country's ruling party.

Botswana's marauding elephants trigger hunting debate

2015-05-04 07:41

Surveying her destroyed cornfield in northern Botswana, Minsozie Kasaira wishes for a return to the days of elephant hunting.

Botswana GDP growth quickens to 3%

2015-04-05 11:30

Botswana's economy has grown 3.3% quarter-on-quarter in the three months ending in December, from a revised 1.5% in the third quarter, data shows.

Zim man found in illegal possession of gold

2015-03-18 18:49

A Zimbabwean illegal immigrant has been arrested in Botswana and charged with illegal possession of gold, a report says.

12 jobs in Botswana

Latest Botswana jobs

Botswana Citizen: Bookkeeper

R15 000 - R20 000 Per Month - Botswana

Resident Engineer

- Botswana

Senior Executive

- Botswana

KM 22169 - Professional Career Services

- Botswana

Dealer Principal

R62 700 Per Month - Botswana

Categories of Top Jobs in Botswana

More Jobs in Botswana
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.