President celebrates independence at Khama ruins
President Ian Khama celebrated independence in a quiet and reflective style with a visit to the Khama ruins at Mosu near the Makgadikgadi Salt Pans, where his great grandfather ‘Khama The Good’ was born.
There were not many public appearances this time by the president, except the message written to be read at kgotlas across the country on Independence Day.
Little known Mosu used to be the headquarters of the Khamas and villagers claim that the rock used as their throne used to be at the ruins in the 80’s, although it appears to have been stolen. Khama III’s mother is also said to be [continue reading]