GABORONE, Botswana President Ian Khama bid farewell to his cabinet on Saturday night as he prepares to step down next week.
Vice President Mokgweetsi Masisi will be sworn in on April 1, ahead of the elections in 2019.
President Khama is winding up official duty as he ends his 10-year tenure on March 31, having taken office on April 1, 2008.
Botswana International Relations Minister Dr Pelonomi Venson Moitoi says it was Khama's farewell with cabinet on Saturday night. On Monday it will be Parliament and then Tuesday his homecoming at the Kgotla at his home in Serowe.
Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK