khama khama

Definition(s):

  • (n) Botswanan statesman who was the first president of Botswana (1921-1980)

News

  • ‘The Butler’s David Oyelowo To Play Exiled Royal Seretse Khama In ‘A United Kingdom’

    EXCLUSIVE : Fresh from his turn in Lee Daniels’ The Butler , David Oyelowo has been set to star in and produce A United Kingdom , a love story based on the true tale of Seretse Khama and Ruth Williams. The film is backed by UK-based Pathe , which is coming off Philomena and Mandela . They are out to directors and will film next year in London and Botswana. Oyelowo will play Seretse, heir to the ...
    on December 5, 2013     Source: Deadline Hollywood

Quotes

  • "Botswana's post-colonial leadership, particularly Seretse Khama and Quett Masire, and also its major economic elites, were committed to democracy, economic development, secure property rights, and fairly orthodox macroeconomic policies," says...
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: Daron Acemoglu Source: BusinessWeek

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