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12-Nov-2020 to 09:24

SADC launches regional appeal against locusts

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has launched a US$20 million regional appeal for assistance in its efforts to control an outbreak of African Migratory Locusts that have ravaged crops in parts of the region.

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09-Nov-2020 to 17:09

Botswana embarks on phased reopening of borders

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana allowed international flights on Monday as the government embarked on a phased reopening of its 14 entry points following a seven-month closure in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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02-Nov-2020 to 14:35

Botswana: SADC commends "peaceful" Tanzania elections

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has congratulated Tanzanians for the generally peaceful general elections last week.

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29-Oct-2020 to 12:22

Botswana: Concern over mysterious death of 55 vultures

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana government on Thursday reported the death of 55 white-backed vultures in the central region of the country due to suspected poisoning.

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26-Oct-2020 to 07:23

Tourism: Botswana to allow chartered int’l flights from November 1

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana will allow direct chartered international flights to some of the country’s premier tourist resorts with effect from November 1, Tourism Minister Philda Kereng has said.

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20-Oct-2020 to 13:24

Botswana experts warn of heat wave

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana government on Tuesday warned of searing heat over the next couple of days as the country prepares for the agricultural season that kicks off later this month.

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16-Oct-2020 to 13:23

Botswana official appointed World Bank Africa Group 1 director

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — A senior Botswana official, Taufila Nyamadzabo, has been appointed executive director of the World Bank office for the Africa Group 1 Constituency, APA learnt here on Friday.

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