Khama inaugurated for second term

Hand on heart: Khama taking the Presidential Oath of Office PICS: KAGISO ONKATSWITSE
Hand on heart: Khama taking the Presidential Oath of Office PICS: KAGISO ONKATSWITSE

President Ian Khama has revealed that in a few days he will present before the newly elected Parliament a detailed blueprint of how his re-elected government proposes to continue along their path towards achieving their ideals for a better Botswana.

Speaking during his inauguration yesterday at the National Assembly, Khama said he would therefore confine himself to confirming what will be their governing priorities as they move Botswana forward.

“These priorities, which were set out in my party’s election manifesto, shall stand as this administration’s collective performance agreement with the nation. They include: job creation; food security, expanded land and housing ownership; access to quality education; economic empowerment and the eradication of poverty,” said Khama.

Editor's Comment
Happy Independence!

We are 56 years old and what do we have to show for it? Looking at where Botswana started and where it is today, there are a lot of developments, but whether the developments match the number of years we have enjoyed as a country is a topic for another day.The fact that cannot be denied is we have seen major developments, but we are still lacking in several pertinent areas.Our beautiful country imports almost everything. We import fuel, food,...

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