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    16-Aug-2018 to 14:54

    Botswana to include youth in economic diversification programme - Masisi

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana government plans to rope in unemployed youth into its programme to wean the economy off diamonds, President Mokgweetsi Masisi said on Thursday.

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    13-Aug-2018 to 15:43

    Botswana unveils US$85m drought mitigation programme

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana government said Monday that it would roll out a drought mitigation programme valued at more than US$85 million in the most affected areas across the country.

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    09-Aug-2018 to 10:16

    Ebola outbreak: Botswana denies banning travel to DRC

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s Ministry of Health and Wellness on Thursday denied reports that it has banned travel to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) over an outbreak of Ebola in that country.

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    08-Aug-2018 to 13:41

    Botswana: Masisi-Khama rift a threat to national unity - Opposition

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana Congress Party (BCP) on Wednesday warned that the frosty relationship between former president Ian Khama and his chosen successor Mokgweetsi Masisi is threatening national harmony.

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    06-Aug-2018 to 12:40

    Botswana leader worried about rise in GBV cases

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi on Monday urged the nation to get involved in rooting out gender-based crimes as the southern African country grapples with a spate of violence against women.

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    03-Aug-2018 to 19:41

    Botswana: Khama admits frosty ties with chosen successor

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s former President Ian Khama has for the first time declared that his relationship with his chosen successor Mokgweetsi Masisi has broken down irreparably, local media reported on Friday.

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    03-Aug-2018 to 19:19

    Botswana bans travel to DRC over Ebola outbreak

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The health authorities in Botswana on Friday instituted a travel ban to and from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) following an outbreak of the Ebola virus in that country.

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