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Botswana MPs Oppose Zimbabwe Passport-Free Travel Plan

The recent proposal to eliminate passport requirements for travel between Botswana and Zimbabwe has sparked significant debate among Botswana’s parliamentarians. The proposal, announced by Zimbabwe President Emerson Mnangagwa and Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi, would allow citizens of both countries to use national
December 17, 2023

Arrest Warrant Issued for Former Botswana President Ian Khama

A warrant of arrest has been issued for former President of Botswana, Ian Khama, who has been charged with 14 criminal offenses, including unlawful possession of a firearm and receiving stolen property. The warrant was issued by acting regional magistrate, Mareledi Dipate,
December 29, 2022

Botswana Appeal Court upholds ruling decriminalising gay sex

Botswana’s Appeal Court has upheld a 2019 landmark ruling decriminalising gay sex in the country. A five-judge bench unanimously ruled that the criminalisation of same-sex relationships violated the constitutional rights of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people. In 2019, the
November 30, 2021

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