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    19-Oct-2018 to 17:44

    Botswana: W/Bank provides $145m loan to avert water crisis

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The government of Botswana has received a loan from the World Bank worth $145 million as loan from the World Bank to address water shortages in the country.

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    16-Oct-2018 to 17:53

    Botswana chokes under spike in global fuel prices

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana on Tuesday adjusted retail prices for fuel saying the cost of importing petroleum products has been higher than the regulated price, hence the need to align local and international pump prices.

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    15-Oct-2018 to 18:57

    Botswana braces for hunger as cereal output declines

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana is bracing for hunger after cereal production, mainly maize and sorghum declined, on a yearly basis, to 64 000 tonnes, down 32 percent from the high output of 2017, APA learned here Monday.

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    11-Oct-2018 to 13:36

    Botswana’s undiversified economy weighs down on credit rating – Report

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — A credit rating agency has warned that Botswana’s narrow economic base that relies heavily on the diamond industry remains a key constraint to the country’s credit rating.

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    08-Oct-2018 to 10:57

    Botswana using fellow prisoners as hangmen for death row inmates - Official

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana is allegedly using fellow prisoners to carry out executions of death row inmates, APA learned here on Monday.

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    08-Oct-2018 to 10:41

    Botswana leader warns those angling for his ouster

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi, who recently survived a parliamentary motion of no confidence, has issued a dire warning to those attempting to topple him.

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    05-Oct-2018 to 19:07

    Botswana: Masisi braces for ‘angry’ wildlife activists in London

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi is due in London where he is expected to be confronted by conservationists over allegations that dozens of elephants were recently killed by poachers in his country.

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