Botswana’s Vice President visits Mangope’s family

23 January 2018, 6:26 PM
Botswana's Vice President, Mokgweetsi Masisi has visited the Mangope family to convey his condolences.
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Kenyatta launches nationwide recruitment drive for his party 13 January 2017, 9:34 PM

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Mujuru prepared to forgive Robert Mugabe 13 January 2017, 9:21 PM

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Kenya doctors strike hits 40 days 12 January 2017, 9:45 PM

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Nigeria cuts ties with Taiwan 12 January 2017, 8:23 PM

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