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23-Aug-2019 to 18:53

Botswana climate change committee roars into life

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s committee on climate change is set to burst into life following a decision by the Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism to recruit individuals and institutions to be part of the body.

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23-Aug-2019 to 18:46

eSwatini: 41 children arrested over rape in three months

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — Some 41 cases of rape alleged to have been committed by children have been reported to the Royal eSwatini Police Service between April and July 2019, according to a new report seen by APA on Friday.

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23-Aug-2019 to 18:08

Botswana looks to Hollywood for economic salvation

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — With his vision fixed on transforming the economy towards a knowledge based economy, President Mokgweetsi Masisi believes that roping in Hollywood producers will be just what the doctor ordered for the southern African country.

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22-Aug-2019 to 13:44

Botswana: "Blue card" for citizens married to foreigners

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — As part of an ongoing effort to ensure that its citizens who have married foreign nationals and renounced their citizenship do not cut ties with their next of kin, Botswana has introduced a card that will enable them to stay indefinitely in the country.

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21-Aug-2019 to 16:15

SA: IMF bailout could prompt economic reforms - Economist

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The threat of an International Monetary Fund bailout, may force the South African government to push through reforms needed to rescue the economy.

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21-Aug-2019 to 15:38

Botswana battles human-wildlife conflict

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana is battling to contain conflict between humans and wildlife, especially elephants and buffalos, it has emerged.

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21-Aug-2019 to 14:05

Mozambique slashes fuel prices

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique has slashed the price of liquid fuels with effect from Thursday on the back of declining global prices and a firming local currency, the Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy announced on Wednesday.

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