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Botswana

Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi

Date of Birth: 31/05/1951
Place of Birth: Botswana


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New Khama party takes off

President Masisi has seen off several challenges to his leadership the last of which saw the Khama-supporting long-serving former cabinet minister Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi withdraw her bid at the BDP congress in April (AC Vol 60 No 8 Key round to Masisi)...


Khama's tactical shift

Masisi's targets are loyalists of former President Ian Khama and those who supported Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi's aborted bid for the party presidency (AC Vol 60 No 8 Key round to Masisi)...


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

Khama who is backing Pelonomi Venson Moitoi for the leadership of the ruling Botswana Democratic Party at its coming congress has been a trenchant critic of governments in Zimbabwe both under Robert Mugabe and Emmerson Mnangagwa (AC Vol 60 no 3 A party at war)...


A party at war

Long-serving cabinet minister Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi declared her intention to take over from Masisi on 19 December...


The scramble for the chair

Botswana's Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi a veteran of President Seretse Khama Ian Khama's cabinets and now Foreign Minister was regarded as a strong prospect as recently as last October but has faded as the sheer firepower of the major backers made itself felt (AC Vol 57 No 22 Amina jumps to the front)...


Bye-bye unity

Although Khama gave him lunch the welcoming party at the Sir Seretse Khama Airport was led by Foreign Minister Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi an apparent breach of protocol...


New man, new discipline

Other insiders include the Communications Science and Technology Minister Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi and Khama's cousin Ramadeluka Seretse promoted from the Lands and Housing portfolio to be the new Justice Defence and Security Minister...


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