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Kenya’s President congratulates incoming President of Botswana Masisi

Kenya’s President congratulates incoming President of Botswana Masisi

INTERNATIONAL, KENYA
Nairobi Kenya: Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta has congratulated incoming President Mokgweetsi Masisi following his assumption of office as the President of the Republic of Botswana. “Indeed, this is an indication of the high regard and confidence the people of Botswana have in your able leadership,” President Kenyatta said in a congratulatory message to President Masisi, Botswana’s fifth. President Kenyatta said Kenya and Botswana enjoy close historical ties which have remained warm and cordial. “I recall my State Visit to your beautiful country in 2016, during which we held fruitful discussions on our bilateral relations and varied matters of common interest. It is my desire that you consider making a reciprocal visit to Kenya in the near future and look forward to receiving you
Botswana Rugby Leagues Unions Kicked Off Saturday

Botswana Rugby Leagues Unions Kicked Off Saturday

SPORTS
GABORONE, Botswana: The Botswana Rugby Leagues kicked off this past Saturday except for the ladies league which will commence next Saturday on the 3rd of March 2018. The first match featured a Ten-a-Side Reserve League game between Canon Jaguars and Botswana University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (BUAN). BUAN ran rampant and ended the first half leading by 19 points (3 tries) having conceded nothing. In the second half, Jaguars pulled one back in the third minute but failed to convert, the match ended up 34 points to 5 in favour of BUAN Rams. Another match was a B Division league between University of Botswana Rhinos (UB Rhinos) and Botswana Defence Force Cheetahs. UB Rhinos finally took the monkey off their back by beating BDF Cheetahs 22 points to 12,