Rahube: Outgoing BONU president leaves a happy camper

Rahube PIC: PHATSIMO KAPENG
Rahube PIC: PHATSIMO KAPENG

Outgoing Botswana Nurses Union (BONU) president, Obonolo Rahube says he leaves his position completely content as he has brought stability to the union and grew its membership.

After serving the nurses for five years, Rahube will finally bow out and hand over the baton to his successor on Friday during the BONU elective congress where a new committee will be appointed.

When he took over its presidency in 2016, he found the union at a crossroads as by then the leadership was refusing to hand over to the new committee but was later removed by court order.

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