Sat, 13 Apr 2024 11:14:54 GMT
Botswana Objects to G7-EU Diamond-Tracking System
[VOA] Gaborone, Botswana -- African diamond producers, led by Botswana, are demanding a review of the tracking and verification system that European Union and G7 nations introduced March 1.

Fri, 12 Apr 2024 12:11:43 GMT
Presidents Ramaphosa and Masisi Visit Limpopo Bus Crash Site
[] President Cyril Ramaphosa says the quick and compassionate local response to the bus crash which claimed the lives of 45 Botswana nationals is a testament of the warm and compassionate relations between the two countries.

Thu, 11 Apr 2024 04:36:21 GMT
Fossil Beetles Found in a Botswana Diamond Mine Help Us to Reconstruct the Distant Past
[The Conversation Africa] When most people think of fossils they probably picture bones. But there's much more to the global fossil record: plants, shells, minerals and insects. The study of fossil insects is called palaeoentomology. Palaeoentomologi...

Thu, 11 Apr 2024 06:48:52 GMT
President Ramaphosa, President Masisi to Visit Bus Accident Site in Limpopo
[] President Cyril Ramaphosa and his Botswana counterpart, President Mokgweetsi Masisi, will on Thursday visit the site of a bus accident in Limpopo that claimed the lives of 45 people.

Fri, 05 Apr 2024 17:09:55 GMT
Botswana Leads Calls On G7 Countries to Review Diamond Tracking Initiative
[VOA] Gaborone, Botswana -- Africa's leading diamond producer, Botswana, has written to the Group of Seven leading industrial countries seeking to reverse an initiative requiring all producers to send gems to Belgium for certification. This follows G...

Wed, 03 Apr 2024 09:16:28 GMT
Mbumba Sends Condolences to Botswana After Death of 45 Nationals
[Namibian] President Nangolo Mbumba has conveyed a message of condolences to the president of Botswana, Mokgweetsi Masisi, following the death of 45 Batswana in a bus accident in South Africa.

Wed, 03 Apr 2024 09:17:32 GMT
Limpopo Bus Accident - South Africa's Interpol Office Confirms All 46 Passengers Were Botswana Citizens - Search for More Bodies Underway
[SAPS] Media Statement

Mon, 01 Apr 2024 04:47:08 GMT
Rising Perceptions of Corruption, Weak Trust, and Low Approval Ratings Mark Batswana Assessments of Their President
[Afrobarometer] Proportion of citizens who see most Presidency officials as corrupt has almost quadrupled over the past decade.