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28-Jan-2019 to 10:21

Masisi bullish about investment spin-offs from WEF

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — President Mokgweetsi Masisi is optimistic that Botswana’s first-ever participation at the just-ended World Economic Forum in Switzerland will bring investors to the southern African country, APA learned here Monday.

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24-Jan-2019 to 15:00

AU mechanism to scrutinize Botswana democratic credentials

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s democratic credentials will be subjected to scrutiny at the upcoming accession ceremony to the African Peer Review Mechanism Chief (APRM) scheduled for 9th February in Ethiopia, APA learned Thursday.

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24-Jan-2019 to 11:26

Botswana: Ruling party holds crisis meeting to avert split

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) has called an emergency meeting to avert a looming split, as infighting over leadership in the party intensifies.

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23-Jan-2019 to 13:51

Botswana to export teachers to Seychelles, Mozambique

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana revealed on Wednesday that it is recruiting at least 21 teachers to work in Seychelles while another five will be exported to Mozambique.

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23-Jan-2019 to 10:52

Botswana probes earth tremors at copper mine

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana Geo-Science Institute is investigating earth tremors that have hit the Selibe Phikwe town in northern Botswana, where liquidated state-owned BCL copper mine is situated.

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23-Jan-2019 to 10:52

Unemployment levels rising among Botswana youth – Report

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — About 25 percent of the youth in Botswana are yet to find employment, according to data released by Statistics Botswana on Wednesday.

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22-Jan-2019 to 12:44

Khama says rift with successor not good for Botswana

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Former Botswana president Ian Khama has said that the frosty relationship between him and his successor Mokgweetsi Masisi is not good for the country, APA learned here Tuesday.

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