Top Africa stories: Zim opposition on elections, Africa baobab tree

2018-07-13 07:32

Zimbabwe's main opposition vows to press on with demands for fair elections, and Amnesty International has urged the government of Botswana not to force Namibian refugees to return home.

Botswana 'must not force Namibian refugees to back home': AI

2018-07-12 10:46

Rights group Amnesty International has urged the government of Botswana not to force any of the Caprivi refugees to return to their home country Namibia if there is "a risk of persecution".

One of Botswana's biggest landholders embroiled in controversy

2018-06-29 08:33

An investigation by amaBhungane and the INK Centre for Investigative Journalism has cast new light on a secretive British-registered company whose extensive colonial-era land holdings have become a hot political issue in Botswana.

WATCH: Botswana's ex-leader Ian Khama shows off some football skills

2018-06-27 12:30

A video of retired former Botswana president Ian Khama in a soccer match, has emerged on social media, with many marvelling at the lifestyle he has chosen after leaving the higher office of the land.

Donkeys stolen, skinned in Africa to feed Chinese demand

2018-06-15 08:00

From Kenya to Burkina Faso, Zimbabwe to Nigeria, agents are seeking to slake China's insatiable appetite for a gelatin made from stewed donkey skins that purports to provide health benefits.

Boulder-size asteroid disintegrated harmlessly over Africa

2018-06-04 21:43

A boulder-size asteroid disintegrated harmlessly over Africa, just hours after its weekend discovery.

Group challenges criminalisation of same-sex relationships in Botswana

2018-05-30 18:47

Botswana's High Court is expected to hear a case in which the constitutionality of the provisions that criminalise same-sex sexual acts between consenting persons will be challenged.

Significant milestones for Toyota Kalahari Botswana 1000 Desert race

2018-05-18 11:15

The biggest sporting and social event of the year in the country, a number of significant changes have taken place in what is this year the third round of the SACCS.

Top Africa stories: Mnangagwa, Botswana, Dhlakama

2018-05-05 13:57

Emmerson Mnangagwa could lose elections scheduled for later this year, his adviser says, and Botswana's new president has sacked his director of intelligence.

Weaning African leaders off addiction to power 'is an ongoing struggle'

2018-04-17 06:01

Not all African leaders are willing to be swept by the democratic reforms of the early 2000s, writes The Conversation.


Africa's iconic baobab trees dying off at alarming rate

2018-07-12 13:00

Africa's ancient baobab, with its distinctive swollen trunk and known as the "tree of life", is under a new and mysterious threat, with some of the largest and oldest dying abruptly in recent years.

Wear whatever keeps you warm, Botswana govt tells school pupils

2018-07-04 07:36

School pupils in Botswana are being allowed to dress in any warm clothes and even take blankets to school due to the cold weather.

Top Africa stories: Grace Mugabe, Botswana's Ian Khama

2018-06-28 08:01

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa suspects Grace Mugabe allies were behind an explosion that rocked a stadium where he addressed his Zanu-PF supporters, and a look at Ian Khama's lifestyle after presidency.

Clean sweep for Toyota after dominant display at Toyota Kalahari Botswana 1 000 Desert Race

2018-06-25 17:33

It was a clean sweep for Toyota at the 2018 Toyota Kalahari Botswana 1 000 Desert Race as Giniel de Villiers and co-driver Dennis Murphy took the overall honours for the second year running.

Toyota SA behind the 'Road to Dakar' at this year's Botswana 1000 Desert Race

2018-06-07 06:54

Toyota South African Motors will again be supporting the Road to Dakar initiative at this year’s Toyota Kalahari Botswana 1000 Desert Race.

Top Africa stories: Zim election date set, Kagame on Chamisa

2018-05-31 08:22

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has announced the date for the country's general elections, and Rwandan President Paul Kagame has responds to Zimbabwean opposition leader's claims.

Midas touch route for 2018 Kalahari Botswana 1000 Desert Race

2018-05-29 08:45

Route director Adri Roets and a team from the Botswana Tourist Organisation (BTO) has again displayed a Midas touch with the route for this year’s Toyota Kalahari Botswana 1000 Desert Race.

Botswana president eyes jobs in new 'marriage' with De Beers

2018-05-16 13:09

Botswana’s president, Mokgweetsi Masisi, wants a new long-term diamond-sales pact with De Beers when the current 10-year deal expires in 2020.

Botswana's new president Masisi sacks director of intelligence

2018-05-04 09:55

Botswana’s new president, Mokgweetsi Masisi, has fired the Director of Intelligence and Security Services Colonel Isaac Seabelo Kgosi.

Top Africa stories: Mnangagwa, Madikizela-Mandela, Chiwenga

2018-04-14 07:40

President Emmerson Mnangagwa's spokesperson has reportedly said that the veteran politician would not be drawn into a public presidential debate with his rival Nelson Chamisa.

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