These are largely unconfirmed records published in recent Bulletins of the African Bird Club for information only.
from ABC Bulletin 20.1
A Thick-billed Cuckoo Pachycoccyx audeberti was photographed in Mbuluzi Game Reserve on 20 July 2012; the record of this scarcely reported species is noteworthy as it is quite far south and in winter.
from ABC Bulletin 19.2
A pair of Double-banded Sandgrouse Pterocles bicinctus was observed in arid woodland c.7 km south-west of Big Bend, in the south, on 4 April 2012; this may constitute the first record for the country