Maele protects Khama ownership of island

No Image

The Minister of Lands and Housing Prince Maele has refused to disclose the ownership of Diseta Island in Shakawe to Parliament this week. Maele would not tell the House the identity of the beneficiary of a residential plot on the island, but confirmed that it has been allocated.

According to media reports, this residential plot belongs to President Ian Khama.

Answering a question posed by MP Dithapelo Keorapetse in Parliament Monday, Maele said Diseta Island in Shakawe is tribal land under the authority and administration of Tawana Land Board.

Editor's Comment
Botswana deserves ideal political leaders

This remains to be seen, particularly as opposite unity has been seeing its ups and downs. In 2012, three opposition parties namely the Botswana National Front (BNF), the Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD), and the Botswana National Front (BNF) formed a political alliance under the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC). The Botswana Congress Party (BCP) would, after rebuffs, join the coalition in 2017.The promise made by the coalition to its...

Have a Story? Send Us a tip
arrow up