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13-Feb-2019 to 13:56

Botswana leader denies wrongdoing in poll campaign funding scandal

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi on Wednesday rubbished allegations that he benefited from tax payers money running into millions of United States dollars in a case that is currently the subject of a corruption probe.

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13-Feb-2019 to 07:55

Botswana joins call for end to Zimbabwe sanctions

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana has joined the chorus for an immediate end to economic sanctions imposed by the West on Zimbabwe.

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12-Feb-2019 to 16:53

Botswana on high alert over heavy floods

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The authorities in Botswana are on high alert as the department of meteorological services on Tuesday issued a statement warning of heavy floods across the country.

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12-Feb-2019 to 12:55

Botswana leader implicated in election campaign funding scandal

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Former Botswana energy and minerals minister Sadique Kebonang has implicated President Mokgweetsi Masisi in an ongoing corruption, the Business Weekly newspaper reported here Tuesday.

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12-Feb-2019 to 06:36

International drug syndicates targeting Botswana schools – Police

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — International drug dealers are targeting school children in Botswana as the use of illicit drugs spirals out of control, a senior law enforcement officer said Monday in the capital Gaborone.

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11-Feb-2019 to 22:36

Botswana: Mogae leads observer mission for Nigerian polls

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s former President Festus Mogae is due in Nigeria on 11 February as part of the delegation that will monitor Nigerian presidential and National Assembly polls scheduled for 16 February, APA learned here Monday.

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11-Feb-2019 to 12:54

Botswana becomes 51st country to sign AfCFTA Agreement

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — President Mokgweetsi Masisi has signed the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Agreement, making Botswana the 51st country to sign the pact that seeks to create an enlarged African market.

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