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Anxious Zimbabwean migrants, smugglers watch South Africa’s election

Al Jazeera 15 May 2024
list of 3 itemslist 1 of 3South Africa is failing, and it’s failing Zimbabwe, too ... Some of the members in South Africa are considering rethinking their immigration plans if a new party takes power, with some contemplating moving to Botswana ... EPA] ... .
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Botswana intensifies marketing strategies to attract more Chinese tourists

Beijing News 13 May 2024
Botswana is stepping up its marketing efforts to attract more Chinese tourists, said President Mokgweetsi Masisi, citing China's large population and expanding middle class, which has a growing interest in travel and significant purchasing power.
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Police Warn Against Consulting Traditional Doctors

The Botswana Gazette 08 May 2024
• Say the law does not recognise supernatural powers SESUPO ...
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BDP registers fewer female candidates for primaries

Mmegi Online 03 May 2024
Participation of women in politics for positions of power in Local Government and Parliament levels continues to be low in Botswana ... A study entitled, ‘Gender and Elections in Botswana’ by Dr Zitha ...
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The fourth pillar

The Malta Independent 27 Apr 2024
The media is the most powerful entity on earth. They have the power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that's power ... The media today holds a solid power and responsibility in a democratic society.
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Huawei to roll out 5.5G network in Botswana

Mmegi Online 19 Apr 2024
Botswana’s digitisation drive is set to receive a boost, with digital communications giant, Huawei, rolling out a series of 5.5G-powered telecommunications devices this week to ...
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Feature: Botswana's forests go up in smoke to plug electricity gap

Xinhua 06 Apr 2024
According to Mbambo, she used to use electricity in the past even if she had no means to pay for it because BPC, Botswana's sole power utility, had not switched from post-paid to pre-paid electricity.
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Gaothusi: A Beacon of Hope for Botswana

Mmegi Online 31 Mar 2024
Her message to fellow country men and women is simply to embrace creativity and celebrate diversity of Botswana's culture ... As Miss Botswana 2024, Gaothusi has big plans for her reign ... MISS BOTSWANA.
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They didn’t want us near their European mission – Saleshando

Mmegi Online 29 Mar 2024
After a high-powered Botswana delegation led by the Minister of Environment and Tourism, Dumezweni Mthimkhulu completed an European tour where they fought against anti-hunting legislation, the ...
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UK’s proposed trophy import ban: A misguided colonial revival

Mmegi Online 29 Mar 2024
Such a ban insinuates that the UK possesses superior knowledge to Botswana on wildlife management, reminiscent of an era when colonial powers dictated terms to African nations without regard for their autonomy or indigenous wisdom.
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Branch committees have no vetting powers – Kario

Mmegi Online 29 Mar 2024
Listen. Secretary-general (SG) of the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP), Kavis Kario, has clarified that branch committees do not have the power to disqualify candidates for the party’s primary elections ... Already have an active account? Log in here ... .
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UDC ready to take war to the BDP

Mmegi Online 22 Mar 2024
Now, after being joined by new members, being the Botswana Patriotic Front (BPF) and Alliance for Progressives (AP), the UDC is coming up with all its arsenal to try and remove the BDP from power almost 60 years since independence.
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The BDP counts wins, hopes to cling to power

Mmegi Online 22 Mar 2024
The battle for Botswana’s government is heating up, with the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) determined to retain its grip on power as the opposition makes yet another attempt at gaining power.
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Celebrating International Women’s Day

Mmegi Online 22 Mar 2024
Listen ... The celebration of IWD took on a powerful meaning this year as the French Embassy, in collaboration with the Botswana National Olympic Committee (BNOC), organised a series of events centred around women in sports ... .
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Mthimkhulu kicks off Westminster lobby

Mmegi Online 18 Mar 2024
The Minister of Environment and Tourism, Dumezweni Mthimkhulu, will this afternoon lead a high-powered Botswana delegation to the House of Commons at the Palace of Westminster, where the ...

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