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Khama’s hand still rocks Botswana

Shift in alliances, a new party and an unhappy ex-president may affect the outcome of next week’s election

Botswana ex-president backs opposition ahead of poll

Ian Khama threw his weight behind the opposition in order to oust his handpicked successor

Migrants keep a keen eye on Botswana polls

Botswana has been a haven for immigrants, but now many fear a change in policy.

Botswana: Opposition gets a whiff of power

A united opposition coupled with a divided ruling party could yield a shake-up at the polls.

Ian Khama: An officer, a gentleman, a dictator?

Ian Khama is credited with helping Botswana to prosper, but critics warn of his authoritarian bent.

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