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.

Botswana MPs want wildlife hunting ban lifted

2015-03-17 17:54

A week before Botswana hosts two key wildlife conservation conferences, a small group of lawmakers are seeking a review of a 2014 commercial hunting ban.

Zim man sentenced to 8 years in Botswana

2015-03-12 15:43

A Zimbabwean man has been arrested in Botswana to eight years in prison for murder, a report says.

Zambian man found with 4 ivory tusks

2015-03-11 06:30

A Zambian national, who was recently found in possession of four illegal elephant tusks, has been remanded in custody in Maun while awaiting trial, a Gaborone-based radio station reports.

Dogs kill Botswana boy

2015-03-05 05:00

Botswana police are investigating the killing of a young boy by dogs.

Zim man in Botswana court for murder

2015-02-24 18:24

A Zimbabwean national has appeared in the Francistown Magistrate's Court on charges of murder, robbery, and entering Botswana illegally.

FNB Botswana profits drop

2015-02-20 18:30

FNB Botswana a unit of the FNB group, has recorded a drop in interim profits despite an increase in advances, say company executives in a statement.

ARVs killed my girlfriend, says Botswana murder accused

2015-02-17 15:51

A Botswana murder-accused Mompoloki Mathape, 34, has blamed HIV drugs for his girlfriend’s death, according to a report.

Ivory thieves win appeal in Botswana court

2015-02-10 15:22

Two men convicted for possession of ivory have been released by the Botswana Court of Appeal.


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.

Botswana repatriates Namibian, Angolan refugees

2015-03-17 19:46

Botswana has started repatriating Namibian and Angolan refugees, a report says, adding that close to 1 000 Namibians should have returned to their home country by the end of the year.

SAPS imposters granted bail in Botswana

2015-03-17 14:21

Two South African men charged with impersonating SA Police Service officials have been granted conditional bail by a Botswana court.

Mother chops off newborn's fingers

2015-03-11 21:20

Botswana police are investigating why a 31-year-old mother of four allegedly cut some fingers off her newborn baby.

Botswana to hosts elephant summit

2015-03-10 15:39

Botswana is set to host international meetings on elephant poaching and the illegal wildlife trade in Africa, Environment and Tourism Minister Tshekedi Khama says.

Fake SAPS denied bail in Botswana

2015-03-02 19:16

A Botswana court has denied bail to two people charged with impersonating SA Police Service officials.

SA woman in Botswana court for illegal possession of ivory

2015-02-24 11:18

A South African woman and a man from Botswana have appeared in court in Maun for alleged illegal possession of ivory weighing 52.4kg, a report says.

Fake SA cops arrested in Botswana

2015-02-19 19:37

Botswana police have detained two South Africans for allegedly impersonating South African police officers.

SADC troika to meet over Lesotho polls

2015-02-16 12:37

The SADC troika of heads of state and government is expected to meet this week to give impetus to efforts aimed at creating peace and stability in Lesotho ahead of the country's elections.

Elephant scares dad away

2015-02-09 21:28

A Botswana man turned tail and ran, leaving his children behind him, when they came across a herd of elephant while walking to school in Tewane village.

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