The government's chief legal advisor, said he would take the case to the court of appeals
Most of the birds, 468 of them, were white-backed vultures, which are classified as critically endangered species.
Last month, the government lifted a blanket hunting ban, imposed in 2014 by then-president Ian Khama
"We say the time has come that private, same sexuality must be decriminalized." -Court judge
Homosexual acts are outlawed in Botswana under the country's penal code of 1965.
Increasing competition in the market for wealthy hunters explains Zimbabwe's move
To me, it's so sad and extremely painful that all these years' work to build up to what we had achieved is being put in reverse
"A new tender is anticipated to be floated by end of June 2019," said the BPC.
Thousands of people at the meeting also threw away their BDP membership cards.
Landlocked Botswana has the largest elephant population in Africa, with more than 135,000 roaming freely