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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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11-Feb-2019 to 12:37

Khama comments on alleged attempt on Masisi's life rile Botswana gov’t

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana government on Monday warned former President Ian Khama to desist from making comments relating to President Mokgweetsi Masisi security.

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10-Feb-2019 to 15:51

Botswana joins African Peer Review Mechanism Forum

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana has become a member of the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) becoming the 38 country on the continent to sign up to the instrument, APA learned here on Sunday.

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08-Feb-2019 to 17:07

Botswana allays fears of Chinese ‘debt trap’

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana Minister of Finance Kenneth Matambo has thrown his weight behind President Mokgweetsi Masisi that loans from China will not be a debt trap for the southern African nation, APA can reveal here Friday.

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08-Feb-2019 to 12:12

Botswana ends decade-old snub of AU summits

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi is set to attend the 32nd African Union summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, ending a decade-long snub of the continental gathering by his predecessor Ian Khama.

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08-Feb-2019 to 10:32

Botswana civil service unions sucked into ruling party feud

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The internal feud over control of the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) has escalated to the Botswana Federation of Public Sector Union (BOFEPUSU), APA learnt here Friday.

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06-Feb-2019 to 18:56

Germany throws lifeline to ailing Botswana football

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana Football Association (BFA) announced Wednesday that the German and Botswana governments have signed a memorandum of understanding geared toward improving the quality of the game in the southern African nation.

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