Botswana or the Republic of Botswana
Botswana is bordered to the north by Zimbabwe, to the northeast by
Zambia, to the west by Namibia, and South Africa by the south and
Reason for naming
Refers to the country's main ethnic group (called "Tswana" in southern Africa).
The Botswana flag was adopted on September 30, 1966.
It consists of three colors: Blue, Black, and White.
Light blue symbolizes water, especially rainwater.
Black and white colors symbolize ethnic harmony in the country
and symbolize the zebra on the country's emblem.
The official language is English.
The majority of the population is Christian, 62% of the total population, and 5% of Roman Catholic Christians.
There is a minority of Muslims are 0.3%.
Hinduism is also found at 0.15%.
Pula Botswana BWP
Climate in Botswana
Botswana's climate is semi-arid. Though it is hot and dry for much of the year, there is a rainy season, which runs through the summer months. Rainfall tends to be erratic, unpredictable and highly regional. Often a heavy downpour may occur in one area while 10 or 15 kilometers away there is no rain at all.
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Some Facts About Botswana