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31-Jan-2020 to 12:38

Botswana registers first suspected Coronavirus case

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana on Friday said it has registered its first suspected case of Coronavirus and is taking measures to ensure the affected person does not spread it to others.

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30-Jan-2020 to 12:20

Botswana: Opposition cries foul over poll petitions verdict

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s opposition Alliance for Progressives (AP) on Thursday slammed the country’s judiciary system over the handling of election petitions that were filed before the courts by the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC).

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29-Jan-2020 to 14:55

Coronavirus: Botswana intensifies screening of travellers at entry ports

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana on Wednesday revealed that it has intensified the screening of travellers at ports of entry as it steps up effort to prevent the entry of Coronavirus into the country.

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29-Jan-2020 to 12:57

Botswana opposition loses poll petition appeals

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana's highest court on Wednesday threw out an application by the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) to overturn a High Court judgement dismissing the opposition’s challenge of the outcome of general elections held last year.

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27-Jan-2020 to 21:54

Rabies outbreak kills two in Botswana

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — At least two people have died after contracting rabies from infected dogs in the resort town of Maun in the north of Botswana, APA learned on Monday.

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27-Jan-2020 to 14:22

Botswana: Concern as nationals unaccounted for in Coronavirus-hit China

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana on Monday expressed concern that it was unable to account for some of its students studying in China following an outbreak of Coronavirus.

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24-Jan-2020 to 18:56

Botswana restricts travel to China over Coronavirus fears

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana has advised its citizens who intend to travel to China and other Asian countries to consider rescheduling their trips if possible following an outbreak of Coronavirus, APA can reveal here Friday.

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