PICS: Largest diamond since Cullinan discovered

2015-11-19 13:47

The largest diamond in 100 years has been discovered in Botswana and is second in size only to the Cullinan diamond in the British Crown jewels.

Senator slams abuse of Zimbabweans in Botswana

2015-10-08 14:47

A Zimbabwean senator has reportedly condemned the ill-treatment of Zimbabweans working in Botswana, saying they are working without pay and even being whipped.

Botswana rough diamonds exports fall

2015-09-30 18:00

The value of rough diamonds exports from Botswana's mines has fallen 15% in the first six months of the year to $1.7bn.

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.


'Red Camels' can stay in Botswana for now

2015-10-17 20:03

Ten Eritrean soccer players who sought political asylum in Botswana after playing in a qualifying match for the 2018 World Cup, can stay until a hearing on their case in December, a judge has ruled.

Ex-Botswana president slams corrupt African leaders

2015-10-02 18:03

Botswana’s former president Ketumile Masire has reportedly criticised corrupt African leader, saying this was a problem undermining service delivery and imposing heavy costs on economies.

Dividend paying Botswana diamond miner thriving on ‘exceptional’ stones

2015-09-14 16:12

Miner Lucara Diamonds appears to be bucking the sector's negative trend and is one of the very few diamond companies to pay dividends to its shareholders.

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.

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