Windhoek and Gaborone's misstep over Russian billionaire Rashid Sardarov

Namibia's planned vast seawater desalination plant, that could also supply Botswana, has been under quiet negotiation since 2016. The project finally seems to have found an investor. The disclosure of Russian oligarch Rashid Sardarov's name resulted from a rare communication mishap between the presidents of the two neighbouring states. [...] (598 words)
Issue dated 08/03/2021 Reading time 3 minutes
This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (USD 12.50)

2 options offered to continue reading

from EUR/USD 50

Only buy articles you are interested in


Unlimited access to the website

See our rates

Do you want a free trial before subscribing?

Create your free account

Further reading

New: Sign up for real-time alerts and be notified of new editions!  

Once registered, you will be notified by a short message on your computer or mobile phone as soon as a new edition of our publication or an alert is published. Stay informed anytime, anywhere!