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30-Jan-2019 to 18:04

Botswana poised to diversify into tourism

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana is taking steps to open up to holidaymakers in a bid to diversify its economy away from diamonds, an official has said in Gaborone on Wednesday.

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30-Jan-2019 to 16:16

Botswana to assess extent of drought aftermath

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana government is expected to assess how livestock has been affected by drought across the country, a report by Yarona radio station revealed on Wednesday.

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30-Jan-2019 to 10:43

Botswana, China to strengthen ties in post-Khama era

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Bilateral relations between Botswana and China are expected to be strengthened in 2019 more than before, Chinese ambassador to Botswana Zhao Yanbo said Wednesday.

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29-Jan-2019 to 18:35

Botswana leader clashes with party rival

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — President Mokgweetsi Masisi has clashed with former Foreign minister, Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi who is challenging him for the soul of the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP)'s presidency ahead of its national congress billed for May.

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29-Jan-2019 to 17:02

Chinese loans no debt trap – Botswana’s Masisi

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana's President Mokgweetsi Masisi has moved to allay fears that loans from the world’s second largest economy China are a debt trap for African countries like his own.

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29-Jan-2019 to 12:28

Russia to second a coach to assist Botswana soccer team

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Russia has thrown a lifeline to Botswana's senior national team by offering to help find a head coach for the southern African country, APA can reveal here on Tuesday.

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29-Jan-2019 to 12:01

Botswana faces hunger as climate change bites

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana is facing food shortage, with the current ploughing season experiencing dry spells coupled with above-normal rainfall in some parts of the country.

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