Makgalemele recovering after collapse


Assistant Minister in the Office of the President and Member of Parliament for Shoshong, Phillip Makgalemele, was admitted at the Mahalapye Hospital after collapsing.

He apparently collapsed upon recieving the news of former vice president Mompati Merafhe passing away on Wednesday.

Speaking to Mmegi yesterday over the phone, Makgalemela confirmed he was admitted to hospital.  He said that his condition was nothing serious, adding he just had a reaction and was rushed to the hospital.

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Women in Politics caucus NGO, a welcome development

In the 2014 General Election, women who stood for parliamentary elections were a mere 17 out of a total of 192 aspirants, and sadly the number dropped to 11 out of 210 parliamentary aspirants in the 2019 General Election. Hopefully, registration of the Women in Politics Caucus will give women the necessary support to join politics. While things were slowly improving, women for a long time were at the receiving end as compared to their male...

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