Stop talking about Masisi's security - OP tells Khama


In a bizarre statement released by the Office of the President this morning commenting on a news article by the Weekend Post, government says former president Ian Khama must stop talking about President Mokgweetsi Masisi’s security.


The Government of Botswana wishes to express its concern regarding a news article which appeared in the Weekend Post Newspaper dated Saturday 9th to 15th February 2019 under the Headline “Khama denies BDP Peace Deal”. Of concern to Government in the said article are the statements which appear on Page 3 of the newspaper which are attributed to the Former President Lt. General Dr Seretse Ian Khama who is quoted saying;

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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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