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20-Oct-2019 to 14:32

Botswana: Of tight election and sweltering heat waves

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana's Department of Meteorological Services said Sunday that there will be a significant increase in temperatures over the country from the 20th October 2019 into the intervening week.

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19-Oct-2019 to 23:57

Botswana poll campaign rhetorics anger gays

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana gay rights group and activists have condemned political figures during the campaigns ahead of the general election scheduled for 23 October, APA can reveal here Saturday.

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19-Oct-2019 to 23:43

Botswana poverty hits upward trajectory despite eradication programs

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The number of people living in extreme poverty in Botswana is increasing again after several years of decline, the Ministry of Local government and Rural Development said in a new report seen by APA on Saturday.

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18-Oct-2019 to 15:00

Botswana jittery about contagion effects of sluggish S/Africa economy

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s central bank has warned that sluggish economic performance of South Africa could spill over to Botswana.

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18-Oct-2019 to 12:11

Botswana bishops call on voters to cast votes wisely

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — As the electoral campaign heats up pitting the ruling Botswana Democratic Party(BDP) against a number of opposition parties Botswana Catholic Bishops have issued a pastoral letter calling all citizens to cast their ballots wisely.

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18-Oct-2019 to 10:17

Mozambique's Renamo boycotts vote tabulations

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's opposition Renamo party says it's officials are boycotting the tabulation of votes in all districts of the country, alleging poll irregularities, APA can report Friday.

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18-Oct-2019 to 09:02

Mozambique's Nyusi poised for poll landslide

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — President Filipe Nyusi and the ruling Mozambique Liberation Front (FRELIMO) are poised for a landslide victory in this week’s general election, provisional results from the country's electoral commission suggest Friday.

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