TK�s move: all about survival post-Khama era


FRANCISTOWN: Is Tshekedi Khama rebellious to his elder brother and President Ian Khama’s authority?

Tshekedi’s recent announcement that he was joining the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) race for the chairmanship has been viewed in some quarters as an attempt to rebel against his brother.

In the BDP, there is a strong belief that Khama senior’s wish was to see his Vice President Mokgweetsi Masisi assuming the chairmanship of the party so that he can familiarise himself with the party affairs as the heir apparent. Khama is on record having pronounced that Masisi was not just a caretaker VP but the man who will take over when his term expires in 2018.

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Our queen: Bring home the crown

Well-wishers gathered at the Sir Seretse Khama International Airport to bid our queen farewell and wish her success as she joins other beauties from around the globe for the coveted crown. Competing in such events is nerve-wracking, and one needs to be fully prepared to stand a chance of making it as a finalist.It is not just about physical fitness; mental state matters too. Unfortunately, sometimes our queens end up facing such fierce...

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