Talks between Namibia, Botswana to construct a desalination plant to go ahead

by editor1 / Jul 02, 2020 / 0 comments
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-The discussions on the construction of a desalination plant between Namibia and Botswana will go ahead, though it may be affected by the outbreak of COVID-19.

Namibia, Botswana to fast track the use of ID cards for travel between the countries

by editor1 / Jul 02, 2020 / 0 comments

-Namibia and Botswana seem to be ahead of the regional integration plan, as the two countries are considering, scrapping passports for their nationals, a move that will boost trade.

Botswana suspends COVID-19 testing for truck drivers at Mamuno border post

by editor1 / Jun 01, 2020 / 0 comments

-Botswana has suspended the testing of truck drivers for Coronavirus at Mamuno border post due to the shortage of reagents.

Botswana Parliament ordered into quarantine

by editor1 / Apr 09, 2020 / 0 comments
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Botswana Government

-Botswana's health director Dr Malaki Tshipayagae has advised that all members of the Botswana parliament, including president and vice president, be placed under quarantine after a nurse who conducted tests on the parliamentarians yesterday, tested positive for COVID-19.

Botswana records its first death from COVID-19

by editor1 / Apr 01, 2020 / 0 comments
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-Botswana has recorded the first COVID-19 death.

Namibia, Botswana agree to issue border passes for Impalila Island and Kasika Village residents

by editor1 / Mar 02, 2020 / 0 comments
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Namibian Presidency

-Bilateral relations between Namibia and Botswana saw the easing of a passport requirement for residents of Impalila Island and Kasika Village which is situated in the Kabbe-south constituency of the Zambezi Region.

Five suspected cases of Coronavirus confirmed in Botswana

by editor1 / Feb 01, 2020 / 0 comments

-Botswana's Ministry of Health and Wellness has confirmed five suspected cases of Coronavirus presenting with flu-like symptoms since 30 January 2020.

Suspected case of Coronavirus in Botswana

by editor1 / Jan 31, 2020 / 0 comments
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Ministry of Health and Wellness, Republic of Botswana

-Botswana has registered its first case of coronavirus on 30 January 2020.

84 Deported Namibians arrive from Botswana

by editor1 / Sep 18, 2019 / 0 comments

-A total of 84 Namibians who fled the country during a failed secessionist attack in 1999 were deported back home from Botswana where they have lived for the past 20 years.

President Geingob opens Gantsi Agricultural Show in Botswana

by editor1 / Jul 28, 2019 / 0 comments
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Namibian Presidency

President Hage Geingob, who is also the Chairperson of SADC, applauded the Gantsi Show Committee for growing the show from being a small agricultural show with a few exhibitors to becoming one of the biggest and most diverse shows in the Country.