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"We promise to improve" - Police

“We promise to improve” – Police

Africa-Press - Botswana. Following a recent robbery incident in which four men armed with knives and axes robbed Goodhope police station, Botswana Police Service...
Police target international policing standards

Police target international policing standards

Africa-Press - Botswana. Botswana Police Service (BPS) shocked the nation by releasing an external vacancy advertisement calling for the post of police constables with...
Police robbed, asking public for help

Police robbed, asking public for help

Africa-Press - Botswana. Botswana police service is asking for help from members of the public just hours after they were robbed of guns by...
LGBTQ say Constitutional Review Committee sidelines them

LGBTQ say Constitutional Review Committee sidelines them

Africa-Press - Botswana. Advocacy group for Lesbians, Gays, and Bisexuals of Botswana (LEGABIBO) has raised concerns about the continued marginalization of gay persons during...
Botswana enters into 5th COVID-19 wave

Botswana enters into 5th COVID-19 wave

Africa-Press - Botswana. Botswana has entered the fifth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, said a government official in a press release issued Friday. The Southern...
Waste clogs Gaborone city

Waste clogs Gaborone city

Africa-Press - Botswana. Gaborone City Council (GCC) is grappling to keep up with pace in waste collection in the capital Gaborone owing to logistical...
Botswana persecutes Zim gays (LGBTQI+)

Botswana persecutes Zim gays (LGBTQI+)

Africa-Press - Botswana. There are fears that a decision by Botswana Government to restrict Zimbabwean refugees identifying themselves as members of the LGBTQ+ in...
G4S to Invest in Armoured Vehicles

G4S to Invest in Armoured Vehicles

Africa-Press - Botswana. As the spate of cash-in-transit heists continues in Botswana, the country’s leading security firm G4S Botswana has decided to safeguard its...
Beware! That jungle-fever romance might actually be human-trafficking scam

Beware! That jungle-fever romance might actually be human-trafficking scam

Africa-Press - Botswana. The government has acknowledged awareness about an elaborate human trafficking scam that begins with romance between foreign men and Batswana women,...
South Africans, refugees and migrants use judo to fight xenophobia

South Africans, refugees and migrants use judo to fight xenophobia

Africa-Press - Botswana. In Johannesburg's Alexandra township, a recently renovated building serves has the first "dojo" of this deprived neighbourhood. Around 20 schoolchildren are here...