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Complete details about Botswana in Africa with capital city Gaborone

Country NameBotswana (Botswana)
Country CodeBWA
Capital CityGaborone
ContinentAfrica
RegionSouthern Africa
Independence Year1966
Population1622000
Surface Area581730.0
Life Expectancy39.3 years
GNP4834.0 (old 4935.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Khoekhoe     (2.5%)
Ndebele     (1.3%)
San     (3.5%)
Shona     (12.3%)
Tswana     (75.5%)

Major Cities

Gaborone, Gaborone     (population 213017)
Francistown, Francistown     (population 101805)

Botswana's most recent News and Stories

Botswana Tweets

From @CatherineKL6 on Fri Feb 22 11:25:38 EST 2019 boycottons ce pays indigne vis ŕ vis de la faune sauvage ! n'allez pas faire du tourisme chez eux #Botswana? https://t.co/iYF8aZZWHD
From @xSailor_ on Fri Feb 22 11:25:34 EST 2019 RT @lemondefr: Le Botswana a confirmé, jeudi, son intention de légaliser la chasse aux animaux sauvages sur son territoire, qui abrite la p?
From @akemor on Fri Feb 22 11:25:29 EST 2019 RT @Reuters: Botswana considers allowing big game hunting, culling elephants https://t.co/FT5QJ5Dojo https://t.co/lzzHIU7Tnk
From @fi_falundafa on Fri Feb 22 11:25:23 EST 2019 RT @MinaCorvinus: Se niistä norsuista. Koko laji tuhoontuomittu planeetan tyhmimmän elikon takia. Botswana aikeissa sallia norsujen tappam?
From @jcstars22 on Fri Feb 22 11:25:10 EST 2019 Botswana mulls lifting elephant hunting ban https://t.co/xzON0M7xtT
From @Walk4WildLives on Fri Feb 22 11:25:01 EST 2019 #Botswana to consider lifting #hunting ban and let tourists shoot #elephants - after all the good work... https://t.co/IjBfy8DxfI
From @climate_earth on Fri Feb 22 11:24:53 EST 2019 Botswana to consider lifting hunting ban and let tourists shoot elephants https://t.co/gVILlGuIhS
From @shermothopeng on Fri Feb 22 11:24:29 EST 2019 Thank you #Botswana #BathoBaLorato2019 https://t.co/jYfrz4Pxzj
From @dylanhenrich on Fri Feb 22 11:24:03 EST 2019 RT @yashar: Botswana mulls lifting elephant hunting ban. ? https://t.co/Uw5TFxhRws
From @capntokki on Fri Feb 22 11:24:03 EST 2019 RT @XposeTrophyHunt: Botswana, the nation with the world?s largest elephant population, should lift a hunting ban on the animals to reduce?
From @Maryebere56 on Fri Feb 22 11:23:39 EST 2019 Check out the Botswana lady who is every man?s crush (Photos) https://t.co/Xm4SsIeKsa https://t.co/uezu13i2st
From @magnaroad on Fri Feb 22 11:23:37 EST 2019 RT @BBCWorld: Botswana elephants hunting ban might be lifted https://t.co/c1ZqedUKUE
From @BDumec on Fri Feb 22 11:23:37 EST 2019 RT @lemondefr: Le Botswana a confirmé, jeudi, son intention de légaliser la chasse aux animaux sauvages sur son territoire, qui abrite la p?
From @marayakali on Fri Feb 22 11:23:21 EST 2019 RT @shailjapatel: Rooting for Botswana's High Court to leave Kenya's High Court in the dust. #Repeal162 https://t.co/erzcS0f7oC
From @robotmummy on Fri Feb 22 11:23:16 EST 2019 RT @Independent: Botswana to lift hunting ban and let tourists shoot elephants https://t.co/98VDqhL2Ee