Lawrence Seretse

Lawrence Seretse is an investigative editor at The Botswana Gazette and an associate at Oxpeckers Environmental Investigations. He has made headlines with stories about the lucrative captive breeding of lions and their sale to ‘canned hunting’ facilities; the shady shell companies around Botswana’s largest tourism company; the millions embezzled through Botswana’s spy agency; the De Beers tax avoidance scandals and more. His investigations have been featured by the Forum for African Investigative Reporters, Mail &Guardian, ANCIR, The Business Weekly, Mmegi, and the Wealth of Nations.

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    CHAPTER 1: THE LAST RESOURCE, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO | DISEASE AND REPETITIVE ABORTIONS

    CHAPTER 2: THE LAST RESOURCE, KENYA | Fighting for daily life

    CHAPTER 3: THE LAST RESOURCE, LIBERIA |Surviving amid predators and hunger

    CHAPTER 4: THE LAST RESOURCE, MALI | Exposed to evil

    CHAPTER 6: THE LAST RESOURCE, SOUTH AFRICA | Apartheid and the useless men in our lives

    CHAPTER 7: THE LAST RESOURCE, UGANDA | A very public secret

    CHAPTER 8: THE LAST RESOURCE, ZIMBABWE | After dark

    CONCLUSION