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19-Feb-2019 to 16:49

Another exceptional diamond discovered in Botswana

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana based Karowe diamond mine which is owned by London based miner Lucara Diamond Corp announced on Tuesday that it has discovered a 223 carat top white gem.

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18-Feb-2019 to 19:46

Botswana’s national airline resumes Zambia route

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s national airline, Air Botswana is expected to resume flights to Zambia after it suspended routes between the two countries two years ago, APA learned here on Monday.

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17-Feb-2019 to 13:32

Botswana leader accuses predecessor of trying to unseat him

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi has accused his predecessor Ian Khama of using underhand tactics to unseat him, APA can reveal here Sunday.

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15-Feb-2019 to 17:20

Botswana sets 3 percent poverty eradication target

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s President Mokgweetsi Masisi on Friday revealed that his government has set a national target of reducing poverty to 3 percent.

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15-Feb-2019 to 12:28

Mogae appeals for peace as Nigeria heads for elections

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Former Botswana President Festus Mogae has appealed to Nigerians to observe peace and respect each other as the West African country heads for presidential and National Assembly elections on Saturday.

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14-Feb-2019 to 17:30

SADC, EU fast-track execution of economic deal

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s Minister of Trade and Industry, Honourable Bogolo Kenewendo is due in South Africa to attend the European Union-Southern Africa Development Community Economic Partnership Agreement Joint Council meeting aimed at fast tracking the implementation of the accord, APA learnt Thursday.

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14-Feb-2019 to 17:06

Botswana in partnership with US varsities

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana is set to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for collaboration on economic development with Rutgers University, the State University of New Jersey based in the United States, a senior official said Thursday.

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