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Botswana

Botswana, coat of arms
    Adopted 25 Jan 1966
 
21 May 1884 - 30 Sep 1966 British Colony
01 Aug 1964 - 30 Sep 1966 Bechuanaland colony
03 Mar 1965               Autonomy
01 Oct 1966 -             Republic of Botswana
 
 
Presidents
01 Oct 1966 - 13 Jul 1980 Sir Sęrętsę Khama .......................... 1921-1980
13 Jul 1980 - 31 Mar 1998 Sir Quett Ketumile Joni Masire ............. 1925-
01 Apr 1998 - 31 Mar 2008 Festus Gontebanye Mogae .................... 1939-
01 Apr 2008 -             Sęrętsę Khama Ian Khama .................... 1953-
 

 
baRôlông
 
1470-
1885-1966 British protectorate
1966            Part of Botswana
 
Rulers
....-1700 Setlhare
1700-.... Masefa
17..-.... Mokgofa
....-.... Thibela
....-1760 Tau
1760-1775 Tshiddi a Tau
1775-1785 Thultwa a Tshidi
1785-1790 Makgętla a Tau
1790-1815 Lesomo a Tshidi
1815-1848 Tawana a Tlhutlwa
1848-1849 Makgętla a Tishidi
1849-1896 Montshiwa a Tau
1896-1903 Bęsęlę I a Montshiwa
1903-1911 Badirile a Montshiwa
1911-1915 Lekôkô a Marumolwa
1915-1917 Joshua a Molęma
1917-1919 Bakolonpang a Montshiwa
1919-1954 Lotlamoreng I a Kebalepile a Montshiwa
1954-1960 Tięgo Tawana a Selere
1960-1970 Kebalepile a Lotlamoreng
1970-1977 Bęsęlę II a Kebalepile (1st Time)
1977 - 1982 Ratshidi Motlhatledi
       1982 - 17 Jun 2001 Bęsęlę II a Kebalepile (2nd Time)
17 Jun 2001 -             Lotlamoreng II Montshiwa
 

baKwęna
 
1570-     beKwęna Tribe established
1885-1966 British protectorate
1966-     Part of Botswana
 
Rulers
1570-.... .....
16..-.... Tebele
....-.... Kgabo II
....-.... Masilo II
....-1770 Motshodi
1770-1785 Motswasele I a Lekgwajane
1785-1795 Seitlhamo a Motswasele
1795-1803 Legwale a Seitlhamo
1803-1805 Maleke a Seitlhamo
1805-1807 Tshosa a Seitlhamo
1807-1822 Motswasele II a Legwale
1822-1827 Morwakgomo a Tshosa
Line 1
1827-1834 Kgama a Lagwale
Line 2
1827-1854 Bobi a Tshosa
1845-1853 Kgakge a Tshosa
Line 3
1827-1829 Segokotlo a Legwale
1829-1831 Molesę a Legwale
1831-1853 Setshele I a Motswasele
Reunited Kingdom
       1853 - 25 Sep 1892 Setshele I a Motswasele
25 Sep 1892 - 23 Jan 1911 Sebele I a Setshele
21 Jan 1911 - 1918        Setshele II Kealeboga a Sebele
1918 - 1931               Sebele II Kelebantse a Setshele
1931 - 1962               Kgari I a Setshele
       1963 - 21 Sep 1970 Neala a Baruti
   Oct 1970 - 1978        Bonewamang a Padi
1978 - 1988               Setshele III
1988 - Mar 1996           Moithali a Setshele
   Mar 1996 -    Jan 2002 Kgosikwęna a Sebele
17 Aug 2002 -             Kgari II a Bonewamang
 

bambaNgwato
 
1610-     bambaNgwato Kingdom
1885-1966 Part of British protectorate of Bechuanaland
1966-     Part of Botswana
 
1610-.... Ngwato
          Molwa
          Tamasiga
          Seogola
          Madirana
1710-1750 Kesitihen
1750-1770 Makgasane I
1770-1780 Mokgadi I
1780-1795 Mathiba a Moleta
1795-1817 Kgama I a Mathiba
1817-1828 Kgari I a Kgama
1828-1833 Sedimo a Molosiwa
1833-1835 Kgama II a Kgari
1835-1857 Sekgoma I a Kgari (1st Time)
1857-1859 Matsheng I a Kgari (1st Time)
1859-1866 Sekgoma I a Kgari (2nd Time)
1866-1872 Matsheng I a Kgari (2nd Time)
1872-1873 Kgama III Boikanyo (1st Time)
1873-1875 Sekgoma I a Kgari (3rd Time)
       1875 - 21 Feb 1923 Kgama III Boikanyo (2nd Time)
21 Feb 1923 - 17 Nov 1925 Sekgoma II a KgamA
17 Nov 1925 - 19 Jan 1926 Gorewang Kgamane
19 Jan 1926 - 23 Jun 1949 Tshękędi a Kgama (Regent)
23 Jun 1949 - 08 Mar 1950 Sęrętse I a Sekgoma Kgama
13 Mar 1950 - 26 May 1952 Keaboka I Kgamane
13 May 1953 -    May 1964 Rasebolai I Khamane
   May 1964 -        1974 Leeapeetswe I a Tshękędi
       1974 - 04 May 1979 Mokgatsha I Mokgadi
05 May 1979 -             Iam a Sęrętsę Khama
 

 
baTawana
 
1795                      baTawana Tribe established
23 Mar 1885 - 30 Sep 1966 Part of British colony of Bechuanaland
01 Oct 1966 -             Part of Botswana
 
Rulers
1795 - 1820               Tawana I a Mathiba
1820 - 1828               Moręmi I a Tawana
1828 - 1840               Sedumedi a Moręmi
1840 - 1847               Mogalakwe a Tawana
1847 - 1874               Letsholathębę I a Tawana
1874 - 1876               Męnô a Moremi
1876                      Dithapô a Menô (1st Time)
       1876 - 04 Nov 1890 Moręmi II a Letsholathębę
1890 - 1891               Dithapô a Menô (2nd Time)
1891 - 1906               Sekgoma I a Letsholathębę
1906 - 1932               Mathiba I a Moremi
1932 - 1934               Monaamaburu a Letsholathębę
1934 - 1936               Dibolayang a Weetshoetsile
1936 - 1937               Gaetsalwe a Moręmi
1937 - 1946               Moręmi III a Mathiba
1946 - 1958               Pulane Moręmi
1958 - 1981               Letsholathębę II a Moremi
1981 - 1995               Mathiba a Moremi
       1995 - 28 Jan 2004 Tawana II a Letsholathębę
28 Jan 2004 -             Kealitile Moręmi
 

batlokwa
 
1660-     baTlokwa Kingdom established
1885-1966 British protectorate established
1966      Part of Botswana
 
Rulers
1680 - 1700               Mosime
1700 - 1730               Mothubane
1730 - 1750               Mokgwa
1750 - 1770               Taukbong
1770 - 1780               Makabe
1780 - 1815               Bogatsu a Makaba
1815 - 1823               Kgosi I a Bogatsu
1823 - 1826               Lesagę a Kgosi
1826 - 1835               Bashę a Kgosi
1835 - 1880               Matlala a Molefę a Gaborone
1880 - 1931               Gaborone a Matlapeng
1931 - 1948               Matalal a Molefę
1948 - 1973               Kgosi II a Matlala
1973 - 1975               Kema Gaborone
1975 - 1989               Monare Gaborone
       1989 - 31 Oct 2005 Moshibidu Gaborone
31 Oct 2005 - 30 May 2006 Michael Gaborone
30 May 2006 -             Puso Gaborone
 

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