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Botswana

Mokgweetsi Eric Keabetswe Masisi

Date of Birth: 21 July 1961
Place of Birth: Moshupa


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BDP ends Khama's fightback

But the UDC did particularly badly in the southern parts of the country President Mokgweetsi Masisi's home area...


The elite’s big election fight

Through a well-scripted succession plan after ten years in power Khama handed over to President Mokgweetsi Masisi in April 2018 (AC Vol 59 No 6 A well-scripted succession)...


New Khama party takes off

Ex-President Ian Khama has given up on pursuing his rivalry with President Mokgweetsi Masisi within the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) and founded his own...


Khama's tactical shift

After shaking off a challenge for the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) leadership President Mokgweetsi Masisi has begun a clear-out of the ruling party and cabinet ahead of elections in October...


Treasury in the red

On 18 March contractor Daewoo suspended works and after Botswana's President Mokgweetsi Masisi visited Lungu on 2 April it appears Botswana may pay Zambia's share...


Key round to Masisi

President Mokgweetsi Masisi has fended off a dangerous challenge for the leadership of the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) from former senior cabinet minister Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi widely seen as a stalking horse for former President Ian Khama...


Stumbles at the falls

The power struggle between President Mokgweetsi Masisi and his predecessor Ian Khama has taken an extra-territorial twist with the involvement of Zimbabwe's Central Intelligence Organisation...


A party at war

Ex-President Ian Khama's anger at his successor President Mokgweetsi Masisi is so strong that he is backing a rival candidate to remove him from the leadership of the ruling Botswana Democratic Party at its elective congress in July...


Mnangagwa wants his pipeline

Mnangagwa is said to have sought backing for the project from South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa Botswana's former President Ian Khama and his successor Mokgweetsi Masisi...


Khama moves on Masisi

Although President Mokgweetsi Masisi underwent a lengthy grooming process Khama now says he prematurely handed over power...


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