Botswana: Government members

Updated January 2014

Ministerial appointments as of 4 November 2013

President: Ian Seretse Khama (assumed office 1 April 2008)

Vice President: Ponatshego H Kedikilwe

Minister in the Office of the President Responsible for Public Service: Dr Margaret N Nasha

Ministry of Presidential Affairs - Public Administration: Mokgweetsi Masisi

Minister of Agriculture: Christian De Graaff

Minister of Communications, Science and Technology: Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi

Minister of Defence, Justice, & Security: Dikgakgamatso Ndelu Seretsi

Minister of Education and Skills Development: Pelonomi Venson-Moiti

Minister of Environment, Wildlife and Tourism: Tshekedi Khama

Minister of Finance & Development Planning: Ontefetse Kenneth Matambo

Minister of Foreign Affairs & International Cooperation: Phandu Tombola Chaka Skelemani

Minister of Health: John Seakgosing

Minister of Infrastructure, Science, & Technology:Johnnie K Swartz

Minister of Labour & Home Affairs: Edwin Batshu

Minister of Lands and Housing: Nonofo Ezekiel Molefi

Minister of Local Government: Peter L Seele

Minister of Minerals, Energy and Water Affairs: Kitso Onkokame Mokaila

Minister of Trade and Industry: Baledzi Gaolathe

Minister of Transport & Communication: Lebonaamang Mokalake

Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture: Shaw Khathi

Attorney General: Dr Athaliah Molokomme


EXXUN.COM 2013 "Botswana: Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members", 5 November, [www] (accessed 10 Jan 2014).

Official web site

Government of Botswana: (accessed 10 Jan 2014).