Botswana says it’s received its first test results on Friday from samples sent to Zimbabwe to determine the mysterious cause of death of hundreds of elephants.
Botswana is investigating hundreds of unexplained elephant deaths in one of Africa’s premier tourist destinations.
Botswana is investigating a growing number of unexplained deaths of elephants, having confirmed 275 had died, up from 154 two weeks ago, the government said on Thursday.
Botswana’s President Mokgweetsi Masisi has gone into precautionary quarantine again after one of his close aids tested positive for the coronavirus.
South African businesswoman Bridgitte Motsepe has hired an international law firm to defend her against allegations of money laundering and fraud.