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Coronavirus – Botswana: Dr Kwape Tours Points Of Entry

Coronavirus – Botswana: Dr Kwape Tours Points Of Entry

AFRICA, Botswana, CORONAVIRUS
GABORONE, Botswana, May 22, 2020/ -- The Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr Lemogang Kwape yesterday toured points of entry-Pioneer Border Gate and Ramatlabama Border Gate. The purpose of the visit was to;• Appreciate the services rendered at the points of entry• Recognize challenges faced by staff• Motivate frontline staff at points of entry The following observations were made at both points of entry;Pioneer Boader Gate•The boarder situation is calm and less activity recorded as the South African border is temporarily closed due to a fumigation exercise-taking place.•Incoming trucks to Botswana have been redirected to other points of entry.Ramatlabama Boarder Gate•The boarder situation is calm and services are being rendered with all the necessary precautionary measures being fol...
Coronavirus – Botswana: UAE Sends Medical Aid to Botswana in Fight Against COVID-19

Coronavirus – Botswana: UAE Sends Medical Aid to Botswana in Fight Against COVID-19

AFRICA, ASIA, Botswana, CORONAVIRUS, Covid 19 Donations, Dubai, HEALTH, INTERNATIONAL, UAE
The aid will assist approximately 5,000 medical professionals as they work to combat the virus The United Arab Emirates today sent an aid plane containing 5 metric tons of medical supplies to Botswana to bolster the country’s efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19. The aid will assist approximately 5,000 medical professionals as they work to combat the virus. Commenting on the aid delivery, His Excellency Mahash Saeed Al Hameli, UAE Ambassador to South Africa and Non-Resident Ambassador to the Republic of Botswana, stated: “Today’s delivery of aid affirms the UAE’s continuous and active engagement in international efforts to fight COVID-19 and comes within the framework of strengthening the medical capabilities of a large number of friendly countries such as Botswana.” His...