Botswana

Botswana

National News
ZIMBABWE’S Cold Storage Company (CSC) owes Botswana’s Meat Commission (BMC) over 1,2 million pula, a debt that dates back to 2012, for live cattle sold to the CSC. ...
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Arts & Culture Slider
The recent hosting of the Kasane Elephant Summit comes at a time when sustainable utilisation of wildlife is under threat from western sponsored anti-use lobby groups. ...
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Business Slider
Battery manufacturer, Chloride, says it is planning to expand its smelting plant to nearly double the firm’s manufacturing capacity. ...
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Columnists Opinion & Editorials
There are of course many factors attributed to Botswana’s good performance. ...
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National News Slider
PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government could be mortgaging the country’s diamond deposits to Botswana, which has offered the struggling economy a US$500 million bailout backed by diamonds and a further one billion pula bailout package for the private sector, months after being spurned by South Africa. ...
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Business Slider
Botswana plans to swing back to a budget surplus in 2020 after three straight years of deficits, Finance minister Kenneth Matambo said on Thursday. ...
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News
THE Southern African Editors’ Forum and the South African National Editors’ Forum have condemned the persecution of journalists in Botswana. ...
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News
ZIMBABWEANS who sought refugee status in neighbouring Botswana risk being kicked out as Defence, Justice and Security minister Ramadeluka Seretse has indicated that the political environment was now stable. ...
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News
BOTSWANA President Ian Khama has blamed the spread of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) in the country on Zimbabwe. ...
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Soccer Sport
FORMER Warriors and Highlanders coach Madinda Ndlovu has made history in Botswana after he won the Botswana be Mobile Premier Soccer League for the third consecutive season, this time around with Township Rollers. ...
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Soccer Sport
A fan was seriously injured when one of the paratroopers providing half-time entertainment failed to land properly and clipped the head of the supporter who was seated at the Mbare end. ...
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News
BOTSWANA sensation Magadeline Lesolebe aka Charma Gal, who is a member of Culture Spears, is expected to tour Zimbabwe as a solo artiste during the Easter holiday. ...
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News Southern Africa
Zimbabwean sex workers operating in Botswana face deportation following collaborative efforts by police and immigration here to sift them. ...
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Soccer Sport
ZIMBABWE will play Botswana and Swaziland in the group stages of the Cosafa Under-20 Youth Championships to be held in Lesotho from December 3-14. ...
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National News
A CON-ARTIST has vanished into thin air after duping 40 truck drivers, desperate to secure employment, of thousands of dollars. ...
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Soccer Sport
Botswana and Malawi have named their squads for the Cosafa Cup Zambia 2013 football tournament, both selecting home-based players for the event. ...
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Other Sport Sport
ZIMBABWE will be represented by 10 boxers during the Zone IV Championships slated for June 10-15 in Gaborone, Botswana. ...
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Athletics Sport
A 27-member athletics team leaves the country for Botswana tomorrow for the combined Confederation of African Athletics Southern Region Senior and Youth Championship this weekend. ...
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News Southern Africa
Botswana President Ian Khama has had stitches in his face after being scratched by a cheetah, officials said yesterday. ...
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News Southern Africa
A Zimbabwean man was on Monday arrested at Botswana’s Ngwasha Veterinary Gate in the Central District after being found in possession of dagga. ...
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News Southern Africa
A ZIMBABWEAN man has been sentenced to 20 years in jail for armed robbery and rape committed at Tati Siding in Francistown, Botswana. ...
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Soccer Sport
THE SENIOR national men’s soccer team host their Botswana counterparts in an international friendly match at Rufaro Stadium this afternoon and Warriors interim coach Klaus-Dieter Pagels says fans should not expect much from his side in this match. ...
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News
Two Zimbabweans who were serving jail terms at Francistown Prison in Botswana escaped on Thursday, reports said yesterday. ...
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News
MORE than 200 Zimbabweans were arrested and deported from Botswana over the festive season because their papers were not in order, a weekly paper in the neighbouring country reported yesterday. ...
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Soccer Sport
THE Warriors will play Botswana in an international friendly match at Rufaro Stadium on February 6. ...
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News
AN ILLEGAL Zimbabwean immigrant allegedly hanged himself at a Botswana police station last week while awaiting deportation. The incident happened at Tlokweng Police Station in Gaborone. ...
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News
A Zimbabwean man and a Motswana are in trouble with the Botswana authorities after they allegedly stole 300 Pula from a Zimbabwean woman before raping her. ...
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Columnists Opinion & Editorials
Following the decision to ban trophy hunting by neighbouring Botswana, debate has been going on by animal protectionist groups and conservationists in the country on whether it was prudent or not for the tourism industry in the region. ...
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National News
Popular poet Albert Nyathi, just returned from a Europe tour, has declared that he enjoys touring Botswana more than he savoured his recent sojourn. ...
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News
MATOPI (Botswana) — Elephants from neighbouring Zimbabwe are reportedly terrorising residents of Matopi, Matsiloje villages and surrounding settlements such as Lephane. ...
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