Masilo, Khama�s ally returns to OP

Bouncing back: Masilo
Bouncing back: Masilo

After a failed attempt to enter politics, one of President Ian Khama’s close allies, Colonel Duke Masilo has rejoined the public service.

Last week the Permanent Secretary to the President, Carter Morupisi, announced the appointment and transfer of senior public officers, among whom was Masilo who re-joined the Office of the President as the deputy permanent secretary.

Masilo lost the Botswana Democratic Party’s primary elections for Gabane/Mmankgodi constituency in late 2013.

Editor's Comment
Government’s efforts commendable!

Since the news broke, the government made sure to work hand in hand with the South African government to assist the families of the victims. The two countries came together to help the families identify the bodies of their loved ones through DNA testing. The government also announced that they would assist families with food for mourners before the funerals.Even though the deceased persons were mostly residents of Molepolole, the government...

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