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The capital of Botswana, in the southeast part near the South African border. It was founded c. 1890.


(Placename) the capital of Botswana (since 1964), in the extreme southeast. Pop: 186 007 (2001). Former name: Gaberones


(ˌgɑ bəˈroʊ ni, ˌgæb ə-)

the capital of Botswana, in the SE part. 110,973. Formerly, Gaberones.
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Noun1.Gaborone - capital and largest city of Botswana in the extreme southeast
Botswana, Republic of Botswana - a landlocked republic in south-central Africa that became independent from British control in the 1960s
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He claimed the World's Strongest Man title last year after seeing off "Thor" Bjornsson, of Iceland in Gaborone, Botswana, and Teesside fans will be able to hear a first person account of how he did it.
After suspending women football activities in Gaborone, Botswana football governing body resurrected the women league in the regions.
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The Ministerial meeting of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Organ on Politics, Defence and Security Cooperation will meet today, 16 November 2017, in Gaborone, Botswana to discuss the unfolding political developments in the Republic of Zimbabwe.
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The decision came during the group's meeting held on Thursday in Gaborone, Botswana, in the presence of ministers from 54 African countries and World Bank officials.
In February 2016, IRS-CI conducted a two-day Financial Crimes (Short Course) in Gaborone, Botswana.
Lawrence Nazare, executive director of Continental Reinsurance, explains that the establishment of the subsidiary in Gaborone, Botswana is part of Continental Reinsurance's strategy to have a physical presence in all key regions on the African continent.
GABORONE, Botswana -- The party that has ruled Botswana for nearly five decades was leading Saturday in early results from the country's election, but the opposition appeared to have made gains after capitalizing on voter discontent.
The participation of our swimmers at these competitions continues to grow every year and last year, some of them broke swimming records, including winning four medals (two golds, silver and bronze) at the African Youth Games Swimming competition, which was held in Gaborone, Botswana in May this year.
President Jacob Zuma will on Friday attend the Southern African Customs Union (SACU) Summit in Gaborone, Botswana, presidential spokesman Mac Maharaj, has indicated.
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