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Botswana

Festus Gontebanye Mogae

Date of Birth: 21/08/1939
Place of Birth: Serowe, Botswana


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Factions and fractions

A compromise offered by Vice-President Ian Khama Seretse Khama, designated successor to President Festus Mogae (AC Vol 45 No 23), has broken down...


For the greater Good

On 18 February President Festus Mogae issued a presidential decree declaring Professor Kenneth Good, a politics lecturer at the University of Botswana for 15 years, a 'prohibited immigrant' with 48 hours to leave the country...


Pan-Africanism meets market economics

In 2008, Vice-President and Lieutenant-General Seretse Khama Ian Khama is due to take over from President Festus Mogae, who followed the triumph of his Botswana Democratic Party at the October general election by appointing two new MPs with army backgrounds to the cabinet...


Khama's coming

It was, predictably, a vote for no change - until the Vice-President, Lieutenant General Ian Khama Seretse Khama, succeeds President Festus Mogae as head of state in just under four years' time...


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  • ACP

No preference

Apart from Chissano and Mugabe, only five heads of state turned up ­ Madagascar's President Marc Ravalomanana, Botswana's President Festus Mogae, King Mswati III of Swaziland, President Denis Sassou Nguesso of Congo-Brazzaville and President Xanana Gusmão of East Timor, the ACP's newest member...


Rebirth pains

Botswana's President Festus Mogae is a candidate for the job, but he too is from southern Africa and other regions are staking claims...


Ten years after

The BDP will again be led by President Festus Mogae, with Vice-President Ian Khama almost certain to follow in 2009...


Mogae plays the Khama card

The present team, President Festus Gontebanye Mogae and the Vice-President, Lieutenant General Seretse Ian Khama, will use the BDP congress in Gantsi on 20-21 July to entrench their position against their party critics...


Kidnapped II

The claim that the five Al Qaida suspects were spirited from Malawi to Botswana was first made by BBC reporter Raphael Tenthani but has been vigorously denied by President Festus Mogae himself...


Looking down the line

In Botswana, the prospect that Vice-President Ian Khama, son of the first President, Sir Seretse Khama, and former head of the armed forces, should succeed President Festus Mogae is still a divisive issue...


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