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MIRCO ordered to request response on Botswana repatriation exercise

Contributed by NAMPA.

OTJIWARONGO, 21 APR (NAMPA) - Cabinet on Tuesday ordered the Ministry of International Relations and Cooperation to request a response from the government of Botswana on the repatriation of persons of Namibian descent from the neighbouring country.
They are descendants of Namibians who fled to Botswana during the 1904-1908 war.
In a media statement on Thursday, Cabinet also said it designated the ministries that are members of the repatriation committee to facilitate their entry into Namibia.