Ramsay tipped as envoy to US

On a jet plane: Ramsay is reportedly US- bound
On a jet plane: Ramsay is reportedly US- bound

Government spokesperson and long-time Office of the President (OP) staffer, Jeff Ramsay is reportedly leading the race to become the country’s next ambassador to the United States of America, Mmegi has learnt.

The post fell vacant after the tenure of former cabinet minister, Tebelelo Seretse was cut short in November amidst reports that she would resume her political career ahead of the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) elections in July this year.

Yesterday, various diplomatic sources said Ramsay was set to represent Botswana in Washington, having emerged tops from a two-horse race.

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