batswana batswana

Definition(s):

  • (n) a member of a Bantu people living chiefly in Botswana and western South Africa

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  1. "I will not hesitate to fire lazy people because they have no place in my government. Batswana (local people) deserve good services and I will make sure that that is exactly what they get," Khama told a final rally Thursday.
    on Oct 15, 2009 By: Ian Khama Source: AFP

  2. "What is happening is very dangerous because South Africa is a diverse country. We have more Swazis in South Africa than in Swaziland, many more Batswana here than in Botswana and more Basotho in South Africa than in Lesotho. So it is clear that the...
    on May 19, 2008 By: Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma Source: Independent Online

  3. "But unless remedial action is taken the envisaged crop failure could lead to a reversal of these gains, at a time when we seek to ensure the nutrition security of all Batswana [people]", said Mogae.
    on Jul 12, 2005 By: Festus Mogae Source: IRINnews.org

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