Vol.23 No.162

Friday 27 October 2006    
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Masire appointed BDF commander

10/27/2006 4:09:08 PM (GMT +2)

The Office of the President has announced the appointment of Major General Tebogo H.C Masire as the Commander-designate of the Botswana Defence Force (BDF) and his promotion to the position Lieutenant-General.

This will be effective as from the 1st of November 2006, which is the retirement date of the current Commander, Lt. General Louis Matshwenyego Fisher. Major General Jefferson Gobuamang Tlhokwane has also been appointed, effective as from the 1st of November 2006, as the new Deputy Commander of the Botswana Defence Force and Air Arm Commander.

The presidency further announced the appointment of Manamela Ntshabele Josiah Manamela, on promotion, to the position of Clerk of Cabinet in the Office of the President. Manamela had previously served as the Secretary to the Rural Development Council in the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning. Send us your comments about Mmegi newspaper Search For Old Newspaper Editions To advertise contact us through email

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