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Friday Jul 4 | BBC News

VIDEO: Botswana's desert motor racing

Botswana plays host to one of the most spectacular events on the motorsport calendar - the annual Toyota 1,000 Desert Race.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

TrekEarth

Mamma Africa II

Herero people were native from a region of Angola, they invaded Namibia many centuries ago and had many wars against the Namaqua people.

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Sat Jun 28, 2014

The Miami Herald

Bush's daughter leads global health group

In this July 10, 2003 file photo, Barbara Bush, right, rides with her parents, U.S. President George W. Bush and first lady Laura Bush, as they tour the Mokolodi Nature Reserve outside Gaborone, Botswana.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

Diamonds.net

Lucara Prepares 16 Lots for Large Diamond Tender

Lucara Diamond Corporation will offer 16 lots at its second exceptional stone tender that is planned for July 16. The tender includes large diamonds that were recovered from the company's Karowe mine in Botswana this year.

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Mail & Guardian

An interrogation of post-colonial history

Meleko Mokgosi has produced a series of huge paintings for his 'Pax Kaffraria' work, which comprises eight 'chapters' examining the history of Southern Africa.

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Thu Jun 19, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Botswana: Public Service Day Kicks Off

Over 30 000 civil servants are expected to participate in this year's public service celebrations today and tomorrow .

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Tue Jun 17, 2014

SW Radio Africa

Khama blames Zimbabwe for foot and mouth spread

Botswana president Ian Khama has blamed the spread of foot and mouth in his country on Zimbabwe, which he said is failing to meet its bargain in a joint deal in which the neighboring countries agreed to curb the spread of the disease.

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Diamonds.net

Botswana Reaches Out to Jewelers for Further Diversification

Botswana's Minister of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources, Onkokame Kitso Mokaila, described the country's mission to diversify during a recent trip to the U.S.: to lure jewelers to invest in Botswana.

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Tue Jun 10, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Botswana: Toyota 1000 Kalahari Desert Race to Benefit Small Businesses

Small and medium businesses in Jwaneng will profit from the annual Toyota 1000 Kalahari desert race, according to Botswana Tourism Organisation's public relations officer, Ms Keitumetse Setlang.

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