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Kanye, Botswana

Index Kanye, Botswana

Kanye is a town in southern Botswana, located south-west of the capital, Gaborone. [1]

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'Makabelo Mosothoane

'Makabelo Priscilla Mosothoane (born 1952) is a Lesotho politician who served as the country's Minister for Education and Training from 2012 to 2015, in the government of Tom Thabane.

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A10 road (Botswana)

The A10 is a side road of the A1 road and A2 road going from Kanye to Gaborone, the capital.

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A2 highway (Botswana)

The A2 highway is a road in Botswana running from the Namibian border at Buitepos through Jwaneng, Kanye and Lobatse to the South African border at Pioneer Gate.

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Archibald Mogwe

Archibald Mogwe (born 29 August 1921) is a former politician and diplomat in Botswana.

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Asbestos is a set of six naturally occurring silicate minerals, which all have in common their eponymous asbestiform habit: i.e. long (roughly 1:20 aspect ratio), thin fibrous crystals, with each visible fiber composed of millions of microscopic "fibrils" that can be released by abrasion and other processes.

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The Bangwaketse (also known as the BaNgwaketse, or Ngwaketse) are one of the eight principal tribes in Botswana, and are ethnic Tswana.

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Banjo Mosele

Banjo Timothy Mosele (born 1 April 1960) is a guitarist, singer and composer born in Kanye, Botswana.

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Barolong Seboni

Barolong Seboni (born 27 April 1957) is a poet and academic from Botswana.

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Bechuanaland Protectorate

The Bechuanaland Protectorate was a protectorate established on 31 March 1885, by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland in southern Africa.

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Boer is the Dutch and Afrikaans noun for "farmer".

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Botswana, officially the Republic of Botswana (Lefatshe la Botswana), is a landlocked country located in Southern Africa.

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Botswana Democratic Party

The Botswana Democratic Party (abbreviated BDP) is the governing party in Botswana.

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Botswana general election, 2014

General elections were held in Botswana on 24 October 2014.

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Botswana Guardian

The Botswana Guardian is an English language weekly newspaper published in Botswana.

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The Bushveld is a sub-tropical woodland ecoregion of Southern Africa named after the term veld.

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Central Africa Time

Central Africa Time, or CAT, is a time zone used in central and southern Africa.

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Column (formation)

A military column is a formation of soldiers marching together in one or more files in which the file is significantly longer than the width of ranks in the formation.

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Districts of Botswana

Botswana is divided into 17 administrative districts: 10 rural districts and 7 urban districts.

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Gaborone (English) is the capital and largest city of Botswana with a population of 231,626 based on the 2011 census, about 10% of the total population of Botswana.

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Griqua people

The Griqua (Griekwa, sometimes incorrectly referred to as Korana or Koranna) are a subgroup of Southern Africa's heterogeneous and multiracial Coloured people, who have a unique origin in the early history of the Cape Colony.

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Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer

Field Marshal Herbert Charles Onslow Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer, (13 March 1857 – 16 July 1932) was a senior British Army officer of the First World War.

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Hugh Masekela

Hugh Ramapolo Masekela (4 April 1939 – 23 January 2018) was a South African trumpeter, flugelhornist, cornetist, composer and singer.

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Jwaneng Airport

Jwaneng Airport is an airport serving Jwaneng, a town in the Southern District of Botswana.

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Jwaneng diamond mine

The Jwaneng diamond mine is the richest diamond mine in the world and is located in south-central Botswana about west of the city of Gaborone, in the Naledi river valley of the Kalahari.

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Kalahari Desert

The Kalahari Desert is a large semi-arid sandy savanna in Southern Africa extending for, covering much of Botswana, parts of Namibia and regions of South Africa.

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Kanye Airport

Kanye Airport is an airport serving the town of Kanye, Botswana.

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Köppen climate classification

The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.

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Koena tribe

Bakoena/Bakuena/Bakwena (Those who venerate the crocodile.) Are a huge tribe in Southern Africa.

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Lake Ngami

Lake Ngami is an endorheic lake in Botswana north of the Kalahari Desert.

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Lesotho officially the Kingdom of Lesotho ('Muso oa Lesotho), is an enclaved country in southern Africa.

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List of rulers of Ngwaketse

The following is a list of rulers of baNgwaketse, a territory located in present-day Botswana.

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London Missionary Society

The London Missionary Society was a missionary society formed in England in 1795 by evangelical Anglicans and various nonconformists.

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Minister of Foreign Affairs (Botswana)

This is a list of foreign ministers of Botswana.

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Mpule Kwelagobe

Mpule Keneilwe Kwelagobe (born November 14, 1979) is a Botswanan investor, politician, businesswoman, model, and beauty queen who was crowned Miss Universe 1999.

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Namibia, officially the Republic of Namibia (German:; Republiek van Namibië), is a country in southern Africa whose western border is the Atlantic Ocean.

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National Assembly (Botswana)

The National Assembly is the legislative body within Botswana's unicameral Parliament.

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Northern Ndebele people

The Northern Ndebele people (amaNdebele) are a Bantu nation and ethnic group in Southern Africa, who share a common Ndebele culture and Ndebele language.

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PanaPress or Pana or PanAfrican News Agency is an African news agency.

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Parliamentary constituencies of Botswana

Botswana is divided into fifty-seven parliamentary constituencies.

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President of Botswana

The President of the Republic of Botswana is the head of state and the head of government of Botswana, as well as the commander-in-chief of the armed forces, according to the Constitution of Botswana.

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Pretoria is a city in the northern part of Gauteng, South Africa.

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Quett Masire

Quett Ketumile Joni Masire, GCMG (23 July 1925 – 22 June 2017) was the second President of Botswana, in office from 1980 to 1998.

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Robert Moffat (missionary)

Robert Moffat (21 December 1795 – 9 August 1883) was a Scottish Congregationalist missionary to Africa, father-in-law of David Livingstone, and first translator of the Bible into Setswana.

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Rolong tribe

Barolong is a tribal name for the Tswana (Barolong) living in north west South Africa, principally in Mafikeng (the Barolong boo rra Tshidi).

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Second Boer War

The Second Boer War (11 October 1899 – 31 May 1902) was fought between the British Empire and two Boer states, the South African Republic (Republic of Transvaal) and the Orange Free State, over the Empire's influence in South Africa.

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South Africa

South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa (RSA), is the southernmost country in Africa.

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Southern District (Botswana)

Southern is one of the districts of Botswana.

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Standpipe (street)

A standpipe is a freestanding pipe fitted with a tap which is installed outdoors to dispense water in areas which do not have a running water supply to the buildings.

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Sub-districts of Botswana

The districts of Botswana are subdivided into sub-districts.

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Telephone numbers in Botswana

Fixed line numbers are seven digits long in a closed telephone numbering plan, with the geographical area being indicated by the first two or three digits.

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Trans-Kalahari Corridor

The Trans-Kalahari Corridor is a paved highway corridor that provides a direct route from Walvis Bay and Windhoek in central Namibia, through Botswana, to Johannesburg and Pretoria in Gauteng province in South Africa.

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Transport in Botswana

A sparsely populated, arid country, Botswana has nonetheless managed to incorporate much of its interior into the national economy.

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Tswana people

The Tswana (Batswana, singular Motswana) are a Bantu-speaking ethnic group who are native to Southern Africa.

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Umbrella for Democratic Change

The Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) is a political alliance in Botswana.

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Walvis Bay

Walvis Bay (Afrikaans Walvisbaai, German Walfischbucht or Walfischbai, all meaning "Whale Bay") is a city in Namibia and the name of the bay on which it lies.

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2011 Botswana Population and Housing Census

The 2011 Botswana Population and Housing Census was the latest national census of Botswana.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kanye,_Botswana

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