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07-Jan-2022 to 07:26

AfDB approves US$1m renewable energy grant for Botswana

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana has become the latest recipient of support from the African Development Bank-managed Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA) after the continental financial institution this week approved a US$1 million grant to facilitate the country’s transition to clean energy.

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06-Jan-2022 to 13:29

SADC defers emergency summit on Mozambique security

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has delayed by a week an emergency virtual summit that was set for Friday to discuss the security situation in Mozambique.

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04-Jan-2022 to 11:05

SADC convenes emergency summit on Mozambique security situation

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Southern African Development Community (SADC) will on Friday hold a virtual Extraordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government to review progress and mandate of the SADC Mission in Mozambique (SAMIM).

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03-Jan-2022 to 10:15

Botswana: Masisi in self-isolation after testing positive for COVID-19

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s President Mokgweetsi Masisi has gone into mandatory self-isolation after testing positive for COVID-19, his office said on Monday.

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18-Dec-2021 to 08:07

Masisi appoints commission to review Botswana’s constitution

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — President Mokgweetsi Masisi has appointed a 19-member commission to review Botswana’s constitution and come up with recommendations over the next nine months.

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08-Nov-2021 to 04:56

Botswana experts warn of heatwave in north of country

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana government on Monday warned of searing heat over the northern parts of the country as it prepares for the agricultural season that kicks off later this month.

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22-Oct-2021 to 05:32

Botswana, SADC sign armoury depot pact

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana has signed an agreement with the Southern African Development Community (SADC) under which Gaborone will host an armoury and peacekeeping logistics depot for the SADC Standby Brigade.

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