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Incoming SADC Chair Calls for Improved Economic CooperationGaborone — Incoming chairman of the Southern African Development Community and
Incoming SADC Chair Calls for Improved Economic Cooperation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Gaborone — Incoming chairman of the Southern African Development Community and President of Botswana, H.E. Ian Khama stressed the importance of economic cooperation at the recent 35th SADC summit in Gaborones. Although steady progress has been... Read more
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HPV Campaign to Start AgainMahalapye — The second dose of the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) will be undertak
HPV Campaign to Start Again
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Mahalapye — The second dose of the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) will be undertaken from mid September, says Mahalapye Sub-district chairperson, Mr Tassman Cebani. Speaking during the ongoing Mahalapye Sub-district Council meeting, Mr Cebani noted... Read more
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'Not SADC’s place to reject Mswati'Cape Town - The Southern African Development Community felt it was not its plac
'Not SADC’s place to reject Mswati'
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Cape Town - The Southern African Development Community felt it was not its place to block Swaziland’s King Mswati III’s election as deputy chairman of the regional bloc as it would have meant intervening in the affairs of a nation that has “no... Read more
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Not SADC’s place to reject Mswati: LandersCape Town - The Southern African Development Community felt it was not its plac
Not SADC’s place to reject Mswati: Landers
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Cape Town - The Southern African Development Community felt it was not its place to block Swaziland’s King Mswati III’s election as deputy chairman of the regional bloc as it would have meant intervening in the affairs of a nation that has “no... Read more
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Masire-Mwamba Poised for Commonwealth SeatGaborone — In line with an Ethiopian proverb that says 'Where a woman rules, st
Masire-Mwamba Poised for Commonwealth Seat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Gaborone — In line with an Ethiopian proverb that says 'Where a woman rules, streams run uphill,' Botswana's own daughter of the soil Ms Mmasekgoa Masire-Mwamba, yearns for the highest position in the The Commonwealth organisation. The cadence has... Read more
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SADC Supplement - President Mugabe Praised for Industrialisation AgendaPRESIDENT Mugabe last week handed over the chairmanship of Sadc to his Botswana
SADC Supplement - President Mugabe Praised for Industrialisation Agenda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
PRESIDENT Mugabe last week handed over the chairmanship of Sadc to his Botswana counterpart Lieutenant-General (Retired) Seretse Khama Ian Khama who pledged to pursue the agenda set for the regional bloc at last year's summit in Victoria Falls. At... Read more
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Zimbabwe's Mugabe Hands Over SADC Mantle As Region Surges Towards ProsperityHarare — When Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe took over as chairperson of th
Zimbabwe's Mugabe Hands Over SADC Mantle As Region Surges Towards Prosperity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Harare — When Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe took over as chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) in August 2014, he outlined his vision for greater integration, value addition of resources and less dependence on donor... Read more
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You Have Fought a Good Fight, Cde PresidentAs the reins of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) exchanged han
You Have Fought a Good Fight, Cde President
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
As the reins of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) exchanged hands this week, it is worthy to reflect on the political and soci-economic achievements that the regional bloc scored under the stewardship of an African icon, hero,... Read more
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Kazungula Bridge to Cut Traveller's NightmaresLike most travellers particularly between Zambia and Botswana I have always fou
Kazungula Bridge to Cut Traveller's Nightmares
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Like most travellers particularly between Zambia and Botswana I have always found crossing the Zambezi River by pontoon at Kazungula a terrifying experience because of many accidents in which hundreds of people, including former Southern Province... Read more
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Khama Will Not Bring Any KarmaPeople often refer to some mythical construct called Karma as some kind of leve
Khama Will Not Bring Any Karma
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
People often refer to some mythical construct called Karma as some kind of leveller or Fate. Oftentimes, those resigned or believe in it appeal to it to settle their personal scores often in a retributive or vengeful manner. Hence, you often hear... Read more
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Mugabe Takes Begging Bowl to Far-Off JapanPresident Robert Mugabe has lined up a number of critical bilateral meetings wi
Mugabe Takes Begging Bowl to Far-Off Japan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
President Robert Mugabe has lined up a number of critical bilateral meetings with his purported "all-weather friends" when he goes for the United Nations General Assembly in New York next month as he seeks a financial rescue package in a bid to avoid... Read more
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In Africa We Think New York Is in the SkyThere are times when self-hate becomes self-animating, becomes a source of illu
In Africa We Think New York Is in the Sky
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
There are times when self-hate becomes self-animating, becomes a source of illusions and fantasies. We have had plenty of that in the past few days. It was in the period leading up to the handover of the Sadc chairmanship from President Mugabe to... Read more
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MDC MPs 'Praise' Mugabe for 'Peaceful Handover' of SADC ChairZimbabwe's opposition members of Parliament reportedly mocked President Robert
MDC MPs 'Praise' Mugabe for 'Peaceful Handover' of SADC Chair
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Zimbabwe's opposition members of Parliament reportedly mocked President Robert Mugabe as they "commended" him for the "peaceful handover" of the SADC chair to Botswana leader, Ian Khama. Mugabe handed over the Southern African Development Community... Read more
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SADC Comes Full CircleGaborone — A black and white photo taken in Lusaka, Zambia in 1980 depicts Pres
SADC Comes Full Circle
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Gaborone — A black and white photo taken in Lusaka, Zambia in 1980 depicts President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe, then Prime Minister, standing directly behind the late Botswana president Sir Seretse Khama. Also in this group picture are Presidents... Read more
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Protocol On Gender, Development"Botswana to Chair Review of SADC". This is one in a series of articles analysi
Protocol On Gender, Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
"Botswana to Chair Review of SADC". This is one in a series of articles analysing regional progress on gender equality and women's empowerment based on the SADC Gender Protocol. "The people of Southern Africa will not judge us by the adoption of key... Read more
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Cheeky MDC-T Legislators 'Praise' Stepping Down MugabeSASSY MDC-T MPs this week took advantage of President Robert Mugabe's recall of
Cheeky MDC-T Legislators 'Praise' Stepping Down Mugabe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
SASSY MDC-T MPs this week took advantage of President Robert Mugabe's recall of the national assembly to debate amendments to the country's labour law to mock the veteran Zanu PF leader whose tenure as regional block Sadc also came to an end. Mugabe... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Cheeky MPs ‘praise’ stepping down BobSASSY MDC-T MPs this week took advantage of President Robert Mugabe’s recall of
Cheeky MPs ‘praise’ stepping down Bob
New Zimbabwe / Posted 10 days ago
SASSY MDC-T MPs this week took advantage of President Robert Mugabe’s recall of the national assembly to debate amendments to the country’s labour law to mock the veteran Zanu PF leader whose tenure as regional block Sadc also came to an end. Mugabe... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Ian Khama has chance to change lives of women and girlsBotswanan President Ian Khama takes over as chairman of the SADC this week, he
Ian Khama has chance to change lives of women and girls
Daily Maverick / Posted 10 days ago
Botswanan President Ian Khama takes over as chairman of the SADC this week, he is also being presented with the enviable opportunity to improve the lives of millions of the region’s citizens – especially its women and girls. An estimated 40% of... Read more
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11d
New Zimbabwe
Walk the talk, Khama urges Bob, colleaguesBOTSWANA: President Ian Khama has reportedly urged the Southern African Develop
Walk the talk, Khama urges Bob, colleagues
New Zimbabwe / Posted 11 days ago
BOTSWANA: President Ian Khama has reportedly urged the Southern African Development Community (SADC) leaders to "walk the talk" and implement the regional body's key plans. Khama, who is the incoming SADC chairperson, said this in a speech to mark... Read more
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11d
AllAfrica.com
One Love Promotes Charity DeedsMochudi — When President Lt Gen. Seretse Khama Ian Khama made a plea for organi
One Love Promotes Charity Deeds
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Mochudi — When President Lt Gen. Seretse Khama Ian Khama made a plea for organisations and individuals to help others, many people heeded the call, among them a beauty queen of note, One Mariri. Mariri aged 23, who was recently crowned the 4th... Read more
11d
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Khama Wants Region to DeliverGaborone — Policies embraced by Southern African Development Community (SADC) m
Khama Wants Region to Deliver
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Gaborone — Policies embraced by Southern African Development Community (SADC) member states can only be considered effective if they produce tangible benefits that improve the living conditions of the people of the region. These were the words of... Read more
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11d
AllAfrica.com
President Mugabe Back HomePresident Mugabe is back in Zimbabwe from Botswana where he attended the 35th S
President Mugabe Back Home
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
President Mugabe is back in Zimbabwe from Botswana where he attended the 35th Sadc Heads of State and Government Summit where he passed on the chairmanship of the regional body to host President Seretse Khama Ian Khama. President Mugabe arrived at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Returns From SADC SummitTichaona Zindoga — President Mugabe is back from Botswana where he had gone to
President Returns From SADC Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Tichaona Zindoga — President Mugabe is back from Botswana where he had gone to attend the 35th Sadc Heads of State and Government Summit and pass on the chairmanship of the regional body to host Lieutenant-General (Retired) Seretse Khama Ian Khama.... Read more
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11d
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Only Zambia, Tanzania Have Surplus Grain in SADCBy Maya Ntanda in Gaborone, Botswana ONLY Zambia and Tanzania have a positive
Only Zambia, Tanzania Have Surplus Grain in SADC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
By Maya Ntanda in Gaborone, Botswana ONLY Zambia and Tanzania have a positive food balance sheet in the region, the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Heads of State have heard. President Edgar Lungu's Special Assistant for Press and... Read more
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11d
iol.co.za
New SADC chief says two terms enoughDoCPresident Jacob Zuma signs legal protocols during the closing ceremony of th
New SADC chief says two terms enough
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
DoCPresident Jacob Zuma signs legal protocols during the closing ceremony of the 35th SADC Heads of State and Government Summit in Gaborone. Picture: Department of Communications Gaborone - The newly elected chairman of the Southern African... Read more
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Khama Won't Lose Sleep Over TsvangiraiMorgan Tsvangirai's poor political fortunes in Zimbabwe are not a cause for the
Khama Won't Lose Sleep Over Tsvangirai
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Morgan Tsvangirai's poor political fortunes in Zimbabwe are not a cause for the region, and President Khama to lose sleep over. The region is seized with more serious matters . . . I'm writing from the land of Seretse Khama, Gaborone, Botswana. It... Read more
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Mozambique Elected to Head SADC Security BodyGaberone — The heads of state summit of the Southern African Development Commun
Mozambique Elected to Head SADC Security Body
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Gaberone — The heads of state summit of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), meeting in Gaberone on Monday, elected Mozambique to chair the SADC defence and security body, generally referred to as the troika. The outcoming chairperson,... Read more
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11d
Mail & Guardian
Lesotho PM under fire at SADC summitLesotho Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili had wanted to continue with suspended
Lesotho PM under fire at SADC summit
Mail & Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
Lesotho Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili had wanted to continue with suspended court martial proceedings against more than 50 soldiers accused of supporting ex-army chief Maaparankoe Mahao in an alleged mutiny, his press attaché Motumi Ralejoe told... Read more
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Opposition Asks SADC Chair to Put Zimbabwe Crisis Back On AgendaZimbabwe's opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) has reportedly moved
Opposition Asks SADC Chair to Put Zimbabwe Crisis Back On Agenda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Zimbabwe's opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) has reportedly moved to lobby the new Southern African Development Community (SADC) chair to intervene in Zimbabwe's political and economic turmoil. Botswana President Ian Khama took over... Read more
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12d
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Lesotho PM under fire at SADC summitGCISNew SADC chairperson Ian Khama (left) is congratulated by Lesotho Prime Min
Lesotho PM under fire at SADC summit
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
GCISNew SADC chairperson Ian Khama (left) is congratulated by Lesotho Prime Minister Phakalitha Mosisili during the 35th SADC summit in Gaborone, Botswana. Picture: Kopano Tlape Gaborone – Lesotho Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili came under fire... Read more
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Leaders judged by successes: KhamaGCISNew SADC chairperson Ian Khama (left) is congratulated by Lesotho Prime Min
Leaders judged by successes: Khama
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
GCISNew SADC chairperson Ian Khama (left) is congratulated by Lesotho Prime Minister Phakalitha Mosisili during the 35th SADC summit in Gaborone, Botswana. Picture: Kopano Tlape New SADC chairman says leaders will ultimately be judged by success of... Read more
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The New Age
New SADC chairman says leaders will ultimately be judged by success of implementation of key plansSome were caught unawares when the Southern African Development Community (SADC
New SADC chairman says leaders will ultimately be judged by success of implementation of key plans
The New Age / Posted 12 days ago
Some were caught unawares when the Southern African Development Community (SADC) summit here ended half a day early, with its new chairperson, Botswana President Ian Khama ,a punctual ex-military man explaining the organisation should be more than a... Read more
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Human Rights NGOs Urge Khama to Ensure SADC Member States Respect Human RightsAS heads of state gathered for the 35th summit in Botswana Monday, leading huma
Human Rights NGOs Urge Khama to Ensure SADC Member States Respect Human Rights
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
AS heads of state gathered for the 35th summit in Botswana Monday, leading human rights organisations said the incoming SADC chair President Ian Khama should use his role to ratchet up pressure on member states to respect the fundamental rights of... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Mugabe: Honour Africa’s founding fathersGABORONE: President Robert Mugabe has reportedly urged African countries to hon
Mugabe: Honour Africa’s founding fathers
New Zimbabwe / Posted 12 days ago
GABORONE: President Robert Mugabe has reportedly urged African countries to honour those who fought for the liberation of the continent, saying they deserved to be recognised. Mugabe said this during the official opening of the 35th Southern African... Read more
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Mugabe - Honour Africa's Founding FathersZimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has reportedly urged African countries to ho
Mugabe - Honour Africa's Founding Fathers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has reportedly urged African countries to honour those who fought for the liberation of the continent, saying they deserved to be recognised. Mugabe said this during the official opening of the 35th Southern... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Respect human rights, NGOs urge KhamaAS heads of state gathered for the 35th summit in Botswana Monday, leading huma
Respect human rights, NGOs urge Khama
New Zimbabwe / Posted 12 days ago
AS heads of state gathered for the 35th summit in Botswana Monday, leading human rights organisations said the incoming SADC chair President Ian Khama should use his role to ratchet up pressure on member states to respect the fundamental rights of... Read more
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Malawian Journalists Dominate 2015 SADC Media AwardsGaborone — Journalists from Malawi dominated the 2015 SADC Media Awards that we
Malawian Journalists Dominate 2015 SADC Media Awards
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Gaborone — Journalists from Malawi dominated the 2015 SADC Media Awards that were presented Monday at the opening of the 35th SADC Summit heads of state meeting. Winstone Mwale from Zodiak Broadcasting Station and Times Group photojournalist Bonnex... Read more
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Honour Founding Fathers, Says President MugabeFORMER Sadc chairperson President Mugabe of Zimbabwe has called on African coun
Honour Founding Fathers, Says President Mugabe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
FORMER Sadc chairperson President Mugabe of Zimbabwe has called on African countries to come up with a mechanism to honour the legacy of founding fathers such as former Tanzanian leader Julius Nyerere. Speaking during the official opening of the 35th... Read more
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Khama Condemns Criminal ActsGaborone — President Lt Gen. Seretse Khama Ian Khama has condemned criminal act
Khama Condemns Criminal Acts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Gaborone — President Lt Gen. Seretse Khama Ian Khama has condemned criminal acts against humanity taking place in East and West Africa. "We seriously condemn these criminal acts against humanity and pray for the end of these attacks," said President... Read more
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SADC Summit StartsGaborone — At least 12 Heads of State are expected to attend the 35th Ordinary
SADC Summit Starts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Gaborone — At least 12 Heads of State are expected to attend the 35th Ordinary session of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Heads of State and Government Summit that commences in Gaborone on Monday August 17. President Lt Gen.... Read more
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Youth Pivotal to SADC IndustrialisationBy Christopher Farai Charamba This week SADC leaders are gathered in Botswana
Youth Pivotal to SADC Industrialisation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
By Christopher Farai Charamba This week SADC leaders are gathered in Botswana for the 35th Ordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government where President Robert Gabriel Mugabe will be handing over the chairmanship to Botswana's President Ian... Read more
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Zim Media Hails Mugabe's SADC TenureZimbabwe's state-run media has hailed President Robert Mugabe's Southern Africa
Zim Media Hails Mugabe's SADC Tenure
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Zimbabwe's state-run media has hailed President Robert Mugabe's Southern African Development Community (SADC) tenure as "successful" and "historic". In its editorial comment on Monday, The Herald newspaper praised the veteran leader, saying he had... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Hands Over SADC ChairTichaona Zindoga — President Mugabe today handed over the chairmanship of Sadc
President Hands Over SADC Chair
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Tichaona Zindoga — President Mugabe today handed over the chairmanship of Sadc to Botswana leader Lieutenant General Seretse Khama Ian Khama after a year at the helm of the 15-member regional bloc. Shortly before midday at the Gaborone International... Read more
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Lesotho passed over for SADC roleGCISNew SADC chairperson Ian Khama (left) is congratulated by Lesotho Prime Min
Lesotho passed over for SADC role
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
GCISNew SADC chairperson Ian Khama (left) is congratulated by Lesotho Prime Minister Phakalitha Mosisili during the 35th SADC summit in Gaborone, Botswana, on August 17, 2015. Picture: Kopano Tlape Gaborone - Crisis-hit Lesotho was on Monday passed... Read more
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Zuma hails SADC peacekeeping effortsPresident Jacob Zuma and SADC heads of state and government during a "family ph
Zuma hails SADC peacekeeping efforts
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
President Jacob Zuma and SADC heads of state and government during a "family photo" at the 35th SADC summit in Gaborone Botswana. Picture: Kopano Tlape/GCIS Gaborone – South African President Jacob Zuma on Monday handed over the chair of the... Read more
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The New Age
Zuma hails SADC for key role in leading peace and security efforts in regionSouth African President Jacob Zuma on Monday handed over the chair of the South
Zuma hails SADC for key role in leading peace and security efforts in region
The New Age / Posted 12 days ago
South African President Jacob Zuma on Monday handed over the chair of the Southern African Development Community’s Organ on Politics, Defence, and Security Cooperation to Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi at SADC’s annual summit in Gaborone,... Read more
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SADC chair asked to address human rightsJohannesburg - Botswana’s President Ian Khama should use his tenure as chairper
SADC chair asked to address human rights
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
Johannesburg - Botswana’s President Ian Khama should use his tenure as chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) to look into human rights violations in the region, Amnesty International said on Monday. Khama took over from... Read more
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The New Age
Amnesty International call on Botswana’s President Khama to look into human rights violationsBotswana’s President Ian Khama should use his tenure as chairperson of the Sout
Amnesty International call on Botswana’s President Khama to look into human rights violations
The New Age / Posted 13 days ago
Botswana’s President Ian Khama should use his tenure as chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) to look into human rights violations in the region, Amnesty International said on Monday. Khama took over from outgoing... Read more
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Calls for SADC to reinstate tribunalDoCPresident Jacob Zuma with Heads of States during the opening ceremony of the
Calls for SADC to reinstate tribunal
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
DoCPresident Jacob Zuma with Heads of States during the opening ceremony of the 35th SADC Heads of State and Government Summit in Botswana. Photo: Kopano Tlape Johannesburg - A coalition of 19 legal and human rights organisations has called on... Read more
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Mugabe has another dig at SA whitesGaborone - Zimbabawe’s President Robert Mugabe on Monday used his farewell spee
Mugabe has another dig at SA whites
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
Gaborone - Zimbabawe’s President Robert Mugabe on Monday used his farewell speech, as outgoing chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), to remind Botswana’s President Ian Khama that relations between their two countries- now... Read more
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