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AllAfrica.com
SADC Food Insecurity Gain for Local FarmersLesotho, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, the Seychelles and South A
SADC Food Insecurity Gain for Local Farmers
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Lesotho, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, the Seychelles and South Africa. SADC chairperson Seretse Khama Ian Khama, who is the President of Botswana, recently declared a regional disaster and launched an appeal for humanitarian... Read more
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Ministry Extends Helping HandMr Moremi Phiri said as employees of MMEWR they found it fitting to heed the pl
Ministry Extends Helping Hand
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Mr Moremi Phiri said as employees of MMEWR they found it fitting to heed the plea by President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama to help the less fortunate in society. He pointed out that the donation was made possible by the concerted efforts... Read more
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Khama Welcomes AroneGaborone — There were scenes of jubilant celebration as President Lt Gen. Dr Se
Khama Welcomes Arone
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Gaborone — There were scenes of jubilant celebration as President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama officially introduced Okavango MP, Mr Bagalatia Arone to Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) members during the party's Special Congress held at... Read more
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BDP Scales Up 2019 Preparationsthe party and planted doubts about its strength to retain power in 2019. At th
BDP Scales Up 2019 Preparations
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the party and planted doubts about its strength to retain power in 2019. At the opening of the special congress President Ian Khama took the opportunity to introduce to other party members, the recently defected MP for Okavango Bagalatia Arone as... Read more
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Local Authorities Must Keep Eye On Projectseradication projects. Mr Tsogwane was speaking during a kgotla meeting address
Local Authorities Must Keep Eye On Projects
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eradication projects. Mr Tsogwane was speaking during a kgotla meeting addressed by President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama in Mmaphashalala in the Mahalapye East constituency July 21. He said councillors, dikgosi and VDCs should make... Read more
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Venson-Moitoi Prepares for AU Rerunto Moitoi's failure to secure enough votes. Botswana's open criticism of other
Venson-Moitoi Prepares for AU Rerun
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to Moitoi's failure to secure enough votes. Botswana's open criticism of other countries, led by state president Ian Khama, has isolated the country from fellow African states who strongly believe in quiet diplomacy among peers. This... Read more
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Gaolathe Calls for Water, Power Regulatoralready made progress in establishing the Energy and Water Regulator. In his S
Gaolathe Calls for Water, Power Regulator
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already made progress in establishing the Energy and Water Regulator. In his State of the Nation Address in 2010 President Ian Khama promised the nation that a regulatory body will be established for water and power sector but five years down the... Read more
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Dovedale to Reap From ESPand construction of the road that links the village with other areas are underw
Dovedale to Reap From ESP
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and construction of the road that links the village with other areas are underway. President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama said both the village electrification and construction of Dibete-Machaneng Road that will pass through Dovedale and... Read more
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Dovedale, Mmaphashalala Planning Areaand housing, Mr Prince Maele has said. Speaking during a kgotla meeting addres
Dovedale, Mmaphashalala Planning Area
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and housing, Mr Prince Maele has said. Speaking during a kgotla meeting addressed by President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama recently, Mr Maele said the area was declared the planning area after prospects of coal mine were... Read more
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Olopeng Appreciates KhamaGaborone — The Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture, Mr Thapelo Olopeng has ho
Olopeng Appreciates Khama
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Gaborone — The Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture, Mr Thapelo Olopeng has honoured President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama for his contribution in the development of arts and culture through the President's Day competitions. President Khama... Read more
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A New Financing Model for the AU - Will It Work?candidates' presidents - Yoweri Museveni of Uganda, Teodoro Obiang Nguema from
A New Financing Model for the AU - Will It Work?
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candidates' presidents - Yoweri Museveni of Uganda, Teodoro Obiang Nguema from Equatorial Guinea and Botswana's president Ian Khama (although absent from the summit) - certainly didn't look good either. However, one of the clear heroes of the... Read more
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'BDP, Speaker Employ Dirty Tactics' - UDCGladys Kokorwe of deploying dirty tactics in order to muzzle them and pave way
'BDP, Speaker Employ Dirty Tactics' - UDC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Gladys Kokorwe of deploying dirty tactics in order to muzzle them and pave way for a bill that will grant President Ian Khama a lucrative retirement package. Speaking during a press conference on Thursday Opposition Chief Whip in Parliament... Read more
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Spooks Haunt BDFEstablishment to establish their own training unit. Tiroyamodimo and Magosi wer
Spooks Haunt BDF
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Establishment to establish their own training unit. Tiroyamodimo and Magosi were both fired from the army by President Ian Khama under controversial circumstances, which sparked wide speculation of a fallout in the intelligence community with... Read more
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China, Botswana Diplomatic Falloutthe scheduled press briefing to take place as the officials had been summoned t
China, Botswana Diplomatic Fallout
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the scheduled press briefing to take place as the officials had been summoned to the Office of the President by President Ian Khama. Sources at the Chinese Embassy have revealed that upon learning about the press briefing, Khama summoned Chinese... Read more
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Venson-Moitoi's AU Bid Failsto Moitoi's failure to secure enough votes. Botswana's open criticism of other
Venson-Moitoi's AU Bid Fails
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to Moitoi's failure to secure enough votes. Botswana's open criticism of other countries, led by state president Ian Khama, has isolated the country from fellow African states who strongly believe in quiet diplomacy among peers. This... Read more
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Competitions Empower YouthGaborone — The Minister of Youth, Sport and Culture, Mr Thapelo Olopeng has app
Competitions Empower Youth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Gaborone — The Minister of Youth, Sport and Culture, Mr Thapelo Olopeng has applauded President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama for initiating the President's Day competitions. Mr Olopeng said the celebrations had succeeded in getting young... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Dlamini-Zuma set to stay in Addis until AprilGuinea is a repressive state, while there were also questions about Venson-Moit
Dlamini-Zuma set to stay in Addis until April
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
Guinea is a repressive state, while there were also questions about Venson-Moitoi, given the fact that Botswana’s President Ian Khama hardly ever comes to AU summits and holds views that are contrary to positions of many AU member states – such as... Read more
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AU leaders fail to elect successor for DlaminiCommunity (Sadc) of which SA is a member. But SA officials said her chances we
AU leaders fail to elect successor for Dlamini
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Community (Sadc) of which SA is a member. But SA officials said her chances were always poor because her president Ian Khama is disdainful of the AU and rarely attends its summits, and because he takes foreign policy positions contrary to... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Dlamini-Zuma to stay at AU a bit longer?could be that South African support for Botswana could be embarrassing given th
Dlamini-Zuma to stay at AU a bit longer?
News 24 South Africa / Posted 10 days ago
could be that South African support for Botswana could be embarrassing given their divergence of views. Botswana president Ian Khama has not been an enthusiastic supporter of the AU and his opinion on issues like the International Criminal Court... Read more
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Khama Declares 2015/16 a Drought YearGaborone — President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama has declared 2015/16 a
Khama Declares 2015/16 a Drought Year
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Gaborone — President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama has declared 2015/16 a drought year following consideration of drought assessment tour exercise. The exercise was conducted February 1-26, 2016 and May 4-13. A press release from Office of the... Read more
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Khama Hails Bilateral RelationsGaborone — President Lieutenant General Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama has commende
Khama Hails Bilateral Relations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Gaborone — President Lieutenant General Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama has commended the excellent relations between governments of Botswana and Namibia. "We have been excellent neighbours. We should continue cementing these good relations," President... Read more
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SADC Needs N$40,5 Billion for Drought ReliefWindhoek — The chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC)
SADC Needs N$40,5 Billion for Drought Relief
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Windhoek — The chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), Botswanan President Ian Khama, has said he will formally launch a regional appeal for humanitarian and recovery support amounting to N$40,5 billion for 40 million people... Read more
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Venson-Moitoi Ready for AU Roleshe said. She said the other issue that is loaded with mischief was the accusa
Venson-Moitoi Ready for AU Role
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
she said. She said the other issue that is loaded with mischief was the accusation that President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama did not attend AU summits. While she agreed that ideally President Khama should attend AU summits, she countered... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Southern African economic bloc seeks $2.7bn for drought relieffrom the international community to help more than 23 million people in “urgent
Southern African economic bloc seeks $2.7bn for drought relief
Eye Witness News / Posted 13 days ago
from the international community to help more than 23 million people in “urgent need” because of a blistering drought. Ian Khama, chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), who is also president of Botswana, will “this... Read more
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President Geingob Arrives in Botswanaarrived in Gaborone, Botswana for a three-day State visit on the invitation of
President Geingob Arrives in Botswana
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
arrived in Gaborone, Botswana for a three-day State visit on the invitation of his Botswana counterpart, President Khama Ian Khama. Geingob is expected to hold private talks with Khama and also to address the Botswana Parliament. "The visit is... Read more
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Herald Sun
$US2.7b needed 'for Africa drought relief'from the international community to help more than 23 million people in "urgent
$US2.7b needed 'for Africa drought relief'
Herald Sun / Posted 14 days ago
from the international community to help more than 23 million people in "urgent need" because of a blistering drought. Ian Khama, chairman of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), who is also president of Botswana, will "this month... Read more
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Weekly Times
$US2.7b needed 'for Africa drought relief'from the international community to help more than 23 million people in "urgent
$US2.7b needed 'for Africa drought relief'
Weekly Times / Posted 14 days ago
from the international community to help more than 23 million people in "urgent need" because of a blistering drought. Ian Khama, chairman of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), who is also president of Botswana, will "this month... Read more
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News.com.au
$US2.7b needed 'for Africa drought relief'from the international community to help more than 23 million people in "urgent
$US2.7b needed 'for Africa drought relief'
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
from the international community to help more than 23 million people in "urgent need" because of a blistering drought. Ian Khama, chairman of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), who is also president of Botswana, will "this month... Read more
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The Courier Mail
$US2.7b needed 'for Africa drought relief'from the international community to help more than 23 million people in "urgent
$US2.7b needed 'for Africa drought relief'
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 days ago
from the international community to help more than 23 million people in "urgent need" because of a blistering drought. Ian Khama, chairman of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), who is also president of Botswana, will "this month... Read more
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Adelaide Now
$US2.7b needed 'for Africa drought relief'from the international community to help more than 23 million people in "urgent
$US2.7b needed 'for Africa drought relief'
Adelaide Now / Posted 14 days ago
from the international community to help more than 23 million people in "urgent need" because of a blistering drought. Ian Khama, chairman of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), who is also president of Botswana, said in a... Read more
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Geingob to Address Botswana ParleyPresident Ian Khama, will starting today(Monday) host his Namibian counterpart
Geingob to Address Botswana Parley
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
President Ian Khama, will starting today(Monday) host his Namibian counterpart Dr. Hage Geingob, on a two-day state visit to Botswana from 11 to 12 July 2016. A statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation on Friday... Read more
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Botswana, Namibia Have Lot in CommonGaborone — President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama says Botswana and Nambi
Botswana, Namibia Have Lot in Common
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Gaborone — President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama says Botswana and Nambia have a lot in common, from sharing the border line to cultures and history. Speaking at a state luncheon he hosted in honour of Namibian president, Dr Hage Geingob... Read more
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Government Empowers People Living With Disabilitiesthe policy intervention is in alignment with the five government priority areas
Government Empowers People Living With Disabilities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
the policy intervention is in alignment with the five government priority areas that President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama has pledged to deliver. These pledges, which include taking Batswana out of poverty and making job creation a... Read more
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Khama Cycles for CharityGaborone — President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama was among riders who to
Khama Cycles for Charity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Gaborone — President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama was among riders who took part in the inaugural Bank Gaborone and President Charitable Fund fun run on Sunday. The race took riders from Airport Junction Mall joining the A1 highway north bound... Read more
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Khama Urges Students to Raise BarPresident Ian Khama has urged students to focus on their future and not pursue
Khama Urges Students to Raise Bar
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
President Ian Khama has urged students to focus on their future and not pursue wayward behaviour that ruin their lives. Speaking at the seventh Botswana Examinations Council (BEC) Excellence Awards in Gaborone on Friday, Khama raised his... Read more
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President Rewards ExcellenceGaborone — President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama has urged students to t
President Rewards Excellence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Gaborone — President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama has urged students to take their education seriously and refrain from ill practices such as drugs and alcohol abuse. Speaking at the 7th Botswana Examination Council (BEC) Excellence Awards on... Read more
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Churches Gather for Thanks Givingnation for the next 50 years and beyond. Additionally, they asked God to guide
Churches Gather for Thanks Giving
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
nation for the next 50 years and beyond. Additionally, they asked God to guide and give President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama and the national leadership the wisdom to lead the country according to His own will and commended former... Read more
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Botswana Envy of ManyNamibia faced energy crisis, drought and water scarcity. Consequently, Dr Gein
Botswana Envy of Many
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Namibia faced energy crisis, drought and water scarcity. Consequently, Dr Geingob and President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama discussed ways to address the challenges. He further stated that Botswana and Namibia's friendship existed for... Read more
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Government Prioritises Agriculture Development— Agriculture remains one of the key priorities of government's developmental a
Government Prioritises Agriculture Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
— Agriculture remains one of the key priorities of government's developmental agenda, President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama has said. President Khama said this when officiating at the 42nd Ghanzi agricultural show on Saturday.... Read more
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Zim Burns - Eyes On Khamaunfolding political and economic crisis in Zimbabwe has put the spotlight on th
Zim Burns - Eyes On Khama
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
unfolding political and economic crisis in Zimbabwe has put the spotlight on the chairman of SADC, President of Botswana Ian Khama, presenting the toughest challenge to his leadership of the regional bloc before he vacates office next month. How... Read more
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Government to Tighten Screws On School BulliesRamotswa — President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama says the government wil
Government to Tighten Screws On School Bullies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Ramotswa — President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama says the government will get tough with students who cause havoc and vandalise school properties. He added that in some cases parents would be required to pay for their children's vandalism,... Read more
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Agriculture Prioritygovernment's developmental efforts. The sector has been identified as one of th
Agriculture Priority
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
government's developmental efforts. The sector has been identified as one of the areas for diversifying the economy," said President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama when addressing Ghanzi agric show this morning (July 9) Source : Dailynews on... Read more
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Agriculture Remains Priority— Agriculture remains one of the key priorities of government's developmental a
Agriculture Remains Priority
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
— Agriculture remains one of the key priorities of government's developmental agenda, President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama has said. President Khama said this when officiating at the 42nd Ghanzi agricultural show today (July 9).... Read more
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Khama Opens Ghanzi ShowI am informed, has become one of the key annual events in the calendar of the B
Khama Opens Ghanzi Show
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
I am informed, has become one of the key annual events in the calendar of the Botswana Tourism Organisation," President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama said when officially opening Ghanzi agricultural show early today Source : Dailynews... Read more
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Why I Deserve AU Job - Uganda's Kazibweeconomic bloc. Despite coming from SADC, the candidature of Botswana's Moitoi i
Why I Deserve AU Job - Uganda's Kazibwe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
economic bloc. Despite coming from SADC, the candidature of Botswana's Moitoi is said to be not so popular given that Ian Khama, the country's president, does not attend AU summit meetings. In her engagements with various African governments,... Read more
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SADC Looks for Continuity in Race to Control AU17 years in Parliament and 15 in cabinet. "After serving my country for so man
SADC Looks for Continuity in Race to Control AU
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
17 years in Parliament and 15 in cabinet. "After serving my country for so many years, at my age, I told the President (Ian Khama) it was time to serve the continent," she said. "As SADC, we believe there is a need for continuity," she said... Read more
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Mohembo Ferry Govt Property - Ntuaneto apologise following a statement in which he said the ferry at Mohembo was ow
Mohembo Ferry Govt Property - Ntuane
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
to apologise following a statement in which he said the ferry at Mohembo was owned by President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama. He said the allegation was "completely false and has no basis. "The ferry in question and all ferries in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
It Is On...Dailynews Online — The Ghanzi agricultural show strrted on July 6. President L
It Is On...
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
Dailynews Online — The Ghanzi agricultural show strrted on July 6. President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama is expected to officially open the show on Saturday. Anticipated activities are bull competition, horse racing, beauty pageant as well as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SADC Agrees On Coordinated Response to Water and Energy Challenges- A Collective Approach," is one of three regional meetings convened by the SAD
SADC Agrees On Coordinated Response to Water and Energy Challenges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
- A Collective Approach," is one of three regional meetings convened by the SADC chairperson, President Seretse Khama Ian Khama. The meetings are aimed at finding innovative ways of managing the competing environmental, social and economic... Read more
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Lotlaamoreng to Quit Politics?Maruping of the BCP, was a distant third, managing only a paltry 385. Recently
Lotlaamoreng to Quit Politics?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Maruping of the BCP, was a distant third, managing only a paltry 385. Recently Lotlaamoreng was said to have met President Ian Khama in what some political pundits believe was the attempts by the ruling party to recruit him. Lotlaamoreng has in... Read more
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