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macroafricaintel Weekly | 20 Aug

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

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Date Data / Event Period Forecast Previous 22 Aug South Africa CPI, % yy (mm) Jul 2018 4.7 (0.5) 4.6 (0.4) 23 Aug
South Africa

Botswana set to weigh in on whether ban on elephant hunting should be lifted

Elephants at the Okavango Delta, Botswana.

Keith Somerville, University of Kent

The government of President Mokgweetsi Masisi in Botswana has announced that it will hold a two-month nationwide consultation to review the ban on hunting, notably of elephants. 851 ord igjen


Camp Savuti Day 6: Oodles of elephants, up close and personal with a lion, and curious hyena pups

Our second full day of game drives at Camp Savuti started with a search of the immediate area for the lions that had been making noise the entire night.    1 039 ord igjen


Visit This Natural Wonder Of The World In Africa

One of the seven natural wonders of the world, Victoria Falls sits between Zimbabwe and Zambia along the Zambezi River. Also called Mosi-oa-Tunya or the «The Smoke that Thunders», Victoria Falls is considered the worlds largest waterfall based on its combined height (354′) and width (5,604′). 348 ord igjen


The Wanderer.

I had seen your tears and listened to your prayers

Salt crystals and voice recordings were a daily delivery

Black smoke muted your voices when you cursed at me… 184 ord igjen



Guys – Botswana is far! We left NYC on Friday night and didn’t get to our destination until Sunday evening. It took one disgruntled dad in rush hour traffic, four planes, and a safari vehicle to get to our first camp, with layovers in Dubai, Johannesburg, and Kasane. 433 ord igjen