Namibia set to resume repatriation of refugees from Botswana

2016-08-15 12:33

The Botswanan and Namibian governments have announced plans to resume the repatriation of hundreds of Namibian refugees being kept at the Dukwe refugee camp in Botswana, a report says.

From herdsmen to central bankers, Southern Africa counts drought costs

2016-07-27 19:30

Molefi Ramantele, a small-scale livestock farmer who ekes out a living in Botswana's arid scrubland, lost a third of his cattle in the drought that has scorched southern Africa.

I-cow project gives hope to Botswana's lion-fearing farmers

2016-07-04 09:02

Could painting an eye on a cow's bottom really scare off lions in rural Botswana? That's the breathtakingly simple idea behind the "I-cow" experiment under way in a part of this southern African country where herders are losing livestock to lions at an alarming rate.

Botswana lawmakers divided over $90 000 Zim debt

2016-05-27 11:41

Lawmakers in Botswana are divided over whether to collect a $90 000 debts by northern neighbours Zimbabwe that was incurred at least 5 years ago, reports said on Friday.

Massive uncut diamond fetches 'record $63 million'

2016-05-09 21:02

Canadian mining company Lucara Diamond on Monday announced the sale of a huge 813 carat diamond for a record $63 million (55 million euros), ahead of the sale of an even bigger one.

African wild dogs for a name change

2016-03-09 22:10

Conservationists who manage wild dog populations include a group that believes a name change would shed any negative connotations of the term 'wild dog.'

PICS: Diamond the ‘size of tennis ball’ to be auctioned

2016-02-10 13:14

A 1 100 carat diamond, the second biggest in the world, found in Botswana will be auctioned off in a secret road-show.

Virgin Active set to expand in Africa

2015-12-23 17:33

Virgin Active has opened its first health club in Botswana and regards it as a significant step in the group’s expansion into Africa.

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.


Scenario planning: With disaster looming in Zim, what should SA do?

2016-07-27 20:25

In the rolling disaster that is Zimbabwe, SA should put some thought into what could or should be done to help both countries to weather the coming storm.

SA backs Botswana in Dlamini-Zuma AU successor debate

2016-07-06 06:52

South Africa is backing Botswana Minister of Foreign Affairs, Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi, to succeed African Union Commission chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma when her term ends this year.

Cash crisis: UK based Zim activists call on Khama, SADC to intervene

2016-06-20 17:53

Zimbabwean activists in the UK have urged the Southern African Development Community head, Botswana President Ian Khama, to help avert what they described as a "disaster" in their country.

Police probe murder of Air Zimbabwe boss – report

2016-05-10 15:08

Police in Botswana have intensified the hunt for the killers of an Air Zimbabwe boss, whose body was found tied to a tree, a report says.

Botswana appeals court judge had several offshore accounts - Panama Papers

2016-04-04 18:00

The president of the Court of Appeal in Botswana, Judge Ian Stuart Kirby, is among many African leaders who had offshore accounts in a company which is fingered for fronting for "questionable" businesses, it has been revealed.

Botswana police arrest 4 for illegal export of donkey hides

2016-02-22 21:20

Four people have been arrested after they were caught with 1 200 donkey hides in Botswana, unravelling an export syndicate linked to China.

SADC suspends activities in Lesotho

2016-01-19 14:26

SADC has decided to suspend its activities in Lesotho after a meeting in Botswana failed to reach an agreement regarding the inquiry into the death of Maaparankoe Mahao, Lesotho’s former army commander.

'Illegal' Zim immigrants blamed for 'worsening crime in Botswana'

2015-12-08 18:59

llegal Zimbabwean immigrants have reportedly been blamed for the worsening crime in Botswana, with police saying they arrested at least 722 Zimbabweans over the period from April to June.

'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.

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