Khama Orders Pressmen To Disappear
FRANCISTOWN: It seems President Ian Khama’s resentment of the private press is not likely to end soon. This became evident when he addressed a Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) rally at Tsamaya on Saturday.
As he stepped onto the podium to give his speech, he started off by ordering photographers, who were pointing cameras at him, to disappear from his sight. “Tswa mo tseleng ke batla go bua le batho, tswa mo tseleng, ga o utlwe!” Turning to a cameraman from the state-owned Btv, he said: “Nyaa, yo o siame”.
He then went on to explain the purpose of his visit to Tati East constituency represented by Samsom Moyo Guma who has left BDP to join the [continue reading]