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Former Botswana president Ian Khama says 13 of his family members have fled as tensions rise

Former president Ian Khama says 13 members of his family have fled the country as his feud with President Mokgweetsi Masisi deepens. Speaking in a recent interview with one of South African broadcasters, SABC News, Khama said this comes after Masisi had vowed that the family of Sir Seretse Khama must be driven out of Botswana.

  1 month ago ago
Former Botswana president Ian Khama says 13 of his family members have fled as tensions rise

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Ian Khama claims that he is secure in South Africa and that he may never return to Botswana.

Ian Khama, the former president of Botswana, says he feels comfortable in South Africa and believes he would never return to Botswana. Several members of his family, he claims, have departed the country because of harassment by the present regime. So far, attempts to obtain a response from the Botswana government have been unsuccessful.

  1 month ago ago
Ian Khama claims that he is secure in South Africa and that he may never return to Botswana.

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Breaking news: former president escaped the country after slapped with 13 charges

Many times when people leave the presidential office, to become the former president of the nation, they takes their time off from politics and enjoy their retirement. But this it seems like it only happens in Europe because in Africa, it seems like law enforcement agencies comes after you.

  1 month ago ago
Breaking news: former president escaped the country after slapped with 13 charges

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Ex Botswana president Ian Khama says his not a runaway fugitive

It's been a rough few months for former Botswana president Ian Khama. Khama, who has sought refuge in SA, blames his successor for the legal troubles he is facing in his home country. In an interview with the Sunday Times, Khama said Southern African regional leaders, including Ramaphosa, could have intervened to stop the political impasse in Botswana.

  19 days ago ago
Ex Botswana president Ian Khama says his not a runaway fugitive

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A crisis is in fermentation in Botswana. Our SADC Leadership is absent. Please Leadership. Intervene

Botswana is one of the countries in South Africa that is so strictly and undemocratic. Of late there have been a tense between the current president of that country Mokgweetsi Masisi and his predecessor, Ian Khama who is the son of Sir Seretse Khama. Seretse Khama was the first black President in that country between it's indipendence from Britain in 1966 until his death in 1980.

  1 month ago ago
A crisis is in fermentation in Botswana. Our SADC Leadership is absent. Please Leadership. Intervene

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All Is Not Well For Former Botswana President Ian khama Who's ln South Africa

The former Botswana head of state, lan Khama was summoned to appear before a court on Thursday to face alleged numerous crimal cases. He was painted with the same brush along with three others including an ex-intelligence chief, a former police commissioner and ex-deputy permanent secretary. All three are reported to face 38 charges.

  1 month ago ago
All Is Not Well For Former Botswana President Ian khama Who's ln South Africa

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Another Former President To Be Arrested

A warrant of arrest for the former president of Botswana, Ian Khama, has been issued. Most of the issues surrounding the arrest from a power struggle between the former president and the current president of Botswana. Currently the former president is expected to deliver weapons from his house to the state house however he refuses to do so and says that the state must come and collect the weapons from his house.

  6 months ago ago
Another Former President To Be Arrested

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Feud between Botswana president Masisi and ex president Khama reaches boiling point

The well known feud between Botswana president Mokgweetsi Masisi and former president Ian Khama has reached boiling point. President Mokgweetsi Masisi says Batswana should freely vote him out of power if he disappoints - and he will go peacefully and not be selfish and turn into a bully. “I will just wish my successor well, even if I do not agree with their ways.

  6 months ago ago
Feud between Botswana president Masisi and ex president Khama reaches boiling point

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" I Fear For My Life" - Ian Khama

Ian khama is the former president of Botswana. He has currently been in South Africa for the past two weeks. This was after his house was raided is Botswana as he has been accused of stealing firearms. Ian khama also alleges that the people that hold power in Botswana currently plan to throw him in jail or possibly attempt to kill him.

  6 months ago ago

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Why does the government directorate of intelligence wants to arrest the former president ?

OPINION Botswana Government’s Directorate of Intelligence and Security wants to arrest former president Ian Khama, who left the country for South Africa. Khama’s father Seretse Khama was the founding president of Botswana, Ian Khama has had a stand off with current president Mokgweetsi Masisi.

  6 months ago ago
Why does the government directorate of intelligence wants to arrest the former president ?

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Former Botswana President Claims He Is Being Persecuted After His Twin Brothers Were Arrested

The former president of Botswana Ian khama has accused the Botswana state security of detaining his twin Brothers. According to the information he provided he also added that the Botswana state security is currently going after his brother's wife. Months ago it was reported that Ian khama had fled to South Africa to seek refugee however it was difficult for him to get any Asylum papers because officers were currently closed.

  2 months ago ago
Former Botswana President Claims He Is Being Persecuted After His Twin Brothers Were Arrested

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WHATCH||Former President Escaped the County After being Slapped with More Than 10 Charges?

Many times, when people leave the presidency to become the nation's former president, they take a break from politics to enjoy their retirement. However, it appears that this occurs only in Europe, as law enforcement agencies appear to pursue you in Africa. For example, instead of relaxing at home and enjoying his retirement, former South African President Jacob Zuma is preoccupied with court cases and is occasionally arrested.

  1 month ago ago
WHATCH||Former President Escaped the County After being Slapped with More Than 10 Charges?

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Check out who Khama Billiat was named after & met his allegedly second wife, a former Uzalo actress

Khama Billiat came to South Africa many years ago and played for Ajax Cape Town. On 2013, he was signed by Mamelodi Sundowns. Billiat was named after Botswana's first black prime minister, Seretse Khama. One of the few people to cause controversy for marrying a white woman.

  6 months ago ago
Check out who Khama Billiat was named after & met his allegedly second wife, a former Uzalo actress

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Islamic militants rise in SADC as South Africa fails to lead Africa

According to Rutendo Bereza Matinyarare, Over the past 15yrs, Mozambique discovered oil and gas that could be of great benefit to SADC’s economy. Since this discovery, what are suspected to be US funded Islamic militants have advanced from Tanzania into Northern Mozambique where they seek to establish an Islamic Caliphate over the oil rich region. In the center of the country, rebel group RENAMO which was created by the Rhodesian government and then used by the Apartheid and US governments to destabilize Mozambique

  1 year ago ago
Islamic militants rise in SADC as South Africa fails to lead Africa

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Former Botswana President Ian Khama reacts to authorities brutality on citizens of Zimbabwe

Former President of Botswana Ian Seretse Khama has voiced his outrage about the violence of the Zimbabwean government against its citizens. Former President of Botswana Ian Khama responds to Zimbabwe 's abuse by police Former President of Botswana Ian Seretse Khama has expressed his fears about the violence of the Zimbabwean government against its citizens. The vocal Ian Khama is the only state leader to echo his voice against the late rule of Robert Mugabe, which unleashed violence against people. Has the photo

  1 year ago ago
Former Botswana President Ian Khama reacts to authorities brutality on citizens of Zimbabwe

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Ian Khama - Was This Picture Taken During Minority Rule in Rhodesia or Minority Rule in Zimbabwe?

Was this picture taken during minority rule in Rhodesia or majority rule in Zimbabwe? During Ian Smiths white minority rule in Rhodesia, the police used to clamp down and oppress the black majority. A successful war of liberation was waged to free that majority from oppression and gain independence.Now forty years later and under majority rule, nothing seems to have changed for the long suffering people of Zimbabwe other than the name of the county and that of its leaders. Free Zimbabwe! The problem in Zimbabwe

  1 year ago ago
Ian Khama - Was This Picture Taken During Minority Rule in Rhodesia or Minority Rule in Zimbabwe?

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Opinion: Zimbabweans do you Think Our Country Will be Better if we Get a White President?

I saw this post and would like to offer my thoughts, I am not saying what you will read is correct but something to think about? Please read on.. All those things Ian Smith said in the picture are true, but there's a distinction to be made. Firstly, that this is NOT about race we are all human beings with good and bad aspects. If we believe that only white people can rule Zimbabwe then i ask what is the whole point of protesting? Hear me out i can hear people are getting angry because we then say anyone that

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: Zimbabweans do you Think Our Country Will be Better if we Get a White President?

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SA government accused of withholding information against businesswoman Bridgette Motsepe-Radebe

The Botswana government has accused the South African governement of withholding important information inorder for them to prosecute in the money laundering case involving Brigette Motsepe-Radebe and former President of the Republic of Botswana Ian Khama. Bridgette Motsepe-Radebe and former Botswana president Ian Khama have been accussed of plotting to overthrow President Mokgweetsi Masisi by the Botswana government. It has linked Motsepe-Radebe and Ian Khama to the laundering of $10 billion (R172.2 billion)

  1 year ago ago
SA government accused of withholding information against businesswoman Bridgette Motsepe-Radebe

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Illegal tax avoidance claims including Bridgette Radebe and Ian Khama 'express paradox

An overwhelming measurable examination concerning charges of illegal tax avoidance in Botswana against businessperson Bridgette Radebe and the nation's previous president, Ian Khama, has reasoned that the cases are a "finished and articulate false notion". Rainey said they didn't think of it as important to meeting or meet Botswana's indicting authority and that the ball was presently in its court to react. The examination, directed by UK law office Omnia Plc, headed by Cherie Blair, and business knowledge firm

  1 year ago ago
Illegal tax avoidance claims including Bridgette Radebe and Ian Khama 'express paradox

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Former president Ian khama and Bridgette Motsepe Radebe off the hook

False allegations against former president Ian khama and Bridgette Motsepe Radebe dropped. South African business women and pan African ambassador Bridgette Motsepe Radebe has been cleared off on money laundering allegations but it's by private investigations,what effect does this have. According to thuli Madonsela and cherrie Blair whose company led the investigations former president Ian khama and Bridgette Motsepe Radebe say they will be suing the Botswana government for reputational damage. The pair have

  1 year ago ago
Former president Ian khama and Bridgette Motsepe Radebe off the hook