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03-Oct-2014 to 08:36

S/Africa’s ANC to grace Botswana opposition campaign launch – Official

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — A delegation from South Africa’s African National Congress (ANC) is expected to arrive in Gaborone on Saturday to attend the launch of a parliamentary campaign by Duma Boko, the leader of Botswana\'s fastest growing opposition party.

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02-Oct-2014 to 13:04

American actor denied entry into Botswana without visa

APA-Gaborone-(Botswana) — Botswana immigration authorities announced Thursday that they have placed American film actor Rick Yune on the list of people who should apply for visas before entering the country.

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02-Oct-2014 to 10:50

Botswana turns down Zimbabwe\'s 2017 AFCON co-host offer

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana Football Association (BFA) chief executive Keith Masters on Thursday said in a statement that BFA has decided to drop the idea of co-hosting the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals with neighbouring Zimbabwe.

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02-Oct-2014 to 10:43

Row over use of military planes for campaigns by Khama

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — A row has erupted over the use of military aircrafts by Botswana President Ian Khama for campaigning during political rallies, APA learnt here on Thursday.

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30-Sep-2014 to 08:51

Botswana targets more diamond mines - Khama

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana President Ian Khama said Tuesday that the southern African country plans to open more diamonds mines during the coming few years.

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29-Sep-2014 to 09:20

China steps up efforts to fight Ebola in Africa

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — China announced Monday it has so far dispatched 174 medical experts to countries affected by Ebola in Africa and donated in cash and kind to the global effort to combat the epidemic.

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26-Sep-2014 to 18:20

Botswana govt ‘losing grip on graft’

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — A growing number of Botswana citizens have decried their government’s declining performance in fighting corruption, a report by Afro Barometer claimed.

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