Botswana Braces for High-Stakes Election
Botswana's former president, Ian Khama, is vigorously campaigning against his successor, President Mokgweetsi Masisi, after forming a breakaway party following policy differences. The elections will take place on October 23 where Masisi will run for the presidential race for the first time. He came to power in April 2018 succeeding Ian Khama, who had served the maximum 10 years.
Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi has set October 23 as the date for parliamentary and local elections. Masisi will run for the presidential race for the first time, he ... Read more »
Outgoing President Ian Khama has revealed his plans to continue serving Botswana post-retirement in various areas including patronising arts, football, as well as serving as ... Read more »