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Joel Konopo

Joel Konopo

    Botswana intelligence detain journalist after corruption stories
    Botswana intelligence detain journalist after corruption stories
    Botswana’s intelligence agency, the Directorate of Intelligence and Security Services (DISS), has arrested a freelance journalist for obtaining...
    Botswana intelligence detain journalist after corruption stories
    Botswana intelligence detain journalist after corruption stories
    Botswana’s intelligence agency, the Directorate of Intelligence and Security Services (DISS), has arrested a freelance journalist in what appears...
    Botswana's 'shoot-to-kill policy' against suspected poachers
    Botswana's 'shoot-to-kill policy' against suspected poachers
    On a chilly night near Ihaha Camp, in the Chobe National Park, Corporal Joel Mathe of the Botswana Defence Force (BDF) set out with his team on an...
    Botswana's 'shoot-to-kill policy' against suspected poachers
    Botswana's 'shoot-to-kill policy' against suspected poachers
    On a chilly night near Ihaha Camp, in the Chobe National Park, Corporal Joel Mathe of the Botswana Defence Force (BDF) set out with his team on an...
    Botswana repeatedly raids preservation fund
    Botswana repeatedly raids preservation fund
    Diamonds are not forever. That fact motivated the Botswana government in 1994 to do something politicians rarely do: provide for a future after...
    In the dark on Botswana-SA rhino move
    In the dark on Botswana-SA rhino move
    Wilderness Safaris, a premium tourism outfit linked to President Ian Khama, was apparently favoured by the Botswana government in a cross-border...
    Who's who of Botswana linked to supermarket chain
    Who's who of Botswana linked to supermarket chain
    Botswana-based supermarket giant Choppies has delivered business and financial benefits to powerful members of the Botswana elite, including...
    Botswana in the grip of bad Khama
    Botswana in the grip of bad Khama
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    Botswana Gazette journalists arrested over story
    Botswana Gazette journalists arrested over story
    Officials from the Botswana corruption watchdog have raided the offices of the Botswana Gazette and arrested its manager, editor, journalist...
    Why Botswana's children are dying
    Why Botswana's children are dying
    While Botswana has succeeded in decreasing its poverty rate, it is unlikely that the country will achieve the United Nations's fourth Millennium...