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Botswana is landlocked, but is still exporting shark fins 6 July 2020

Botswana is landlocked, but is still exporting shark fins

Botswana has no coastline, yet it is still exporting shark fins worth P17 million (R24 million) to neighbouring countries, including South Africa, according to the International Trade Centre (ITC) and the UN’s Comtrade database.

30 June 2020

356 elephants die from a mysterious disease in Botswana

Botswana elephants continue to die in large numbers from a mysterious disease in the wildlife rich areas of the Okavango Delta.

25 June 2020

BPF on a path to end Masisi greed – Guma Moyo

In a candid questions and answers interview, former Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) chairman, Samson Moyo Guma discusses the most pressing issues affecting the country. He is clearly taken aback by what he sees as tribalistic tendencies by President Mokgweetsi Masisi and is scathing about BDP seeming lack of competent leaders. He says his new party, the BPF will stop BDP victory in 2024. He spoke to INK Centre for Investigative Journalism Editor, Joel Konopo.

5 June 2020

Masisi under scrutiny over Banyana Farm tender

The latest muddy knot on a farm may show President Masisi to be a man more rapacious than popular opinion holds, Joel Konopo, Calistus Bosaletswe and Ntibinyane Ntibinyane investigate.