26 Oct 2019
Botswana's newly-elected president Mokgweetsi Masisi vowed Saturday to make the economy his top priority in the diamond-rich country which is struggling with income inequality, high unemployment and a high rate of HIV.
25 Oct 2019
Incumbent president Mokgweetsi Masisi on Friday won a five-year term in Botswana's elections which saw his ruling party secure more than 51 percent of parliamentary votes, the chief justice said.
24 Oct 2019
Vote counting was underway Thursday in Botswana in a tight election seen as the first real political test for a country ruled by the same party since independence.
24 Oct 2019
At a public function organized by the government a few years ago, there was a chanced meeting between a former public servant who had been a part of the Golden age of the public service in the immediate post-independence period and a new public servant who came in at the point of the democratic turn in Nigeria.
23 Oct 2019
More than 100 elephants have died in Botswana in the past two months partly because of a suspected anthrax outbreak, the government has said.
23 Oct 2019
Voting opened on Wednesday in Botswana for a hotly contested general election that could test the country's traditionally stable politics, as the ruling party faces its toughest challenge yet.
22 Oct 2019
Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi said Sunday that the defection of his predecessor and former mentor Ian Khama would boost the ruling party's performance in the upcoming general election.
20 Sep 2019
Brother, one other marker of our piety is out ability to be patient with Him, the Almighty, to persevere and to be in constant touch with Him through prayers and supplications. Dear brother in Islam, marriage in Islam is for 'long-distance runners'.
5 Sep 2019
A prolonged and crippling drought is threatening to wipe out over 38,000 livestock, hippos in the north-western part of Botswana, as over 20 animals are dying every week.
31 Aug 2019
Botswana's President Mokgweetsi Masisi has ordered general elections on October 23, as tensions rise with his estranged predecessor, Ian Khama, the man who put him in the top job.
30 Aug 2019
A calf struggles neck-high in the stew-like mud, kicking frantically to make its way across the mire.
18 Jul 2019
The 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying draw was made in Cairo Thursday