UK Deputy Speaker visits Botswana

Following the inward delegation from Botwsana, the partnership between parliaments continued with an invitation to send a representative to address the Botswana Parliament’s workshop on Separation of Powers, held from 27-29 June in Gaborone

Rt Hon. Dawn Primarolo MP, a Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons, gave a presentation on the topic in the first substantive session of the programme, and participated in the rest of the three-day programme.

The Deputy Speaker attended sessions including a briefing on and discussion of Ministers’ Question Time led by Hon. Prince Maele and Hon. Dumelang Salashando, who had recently returned from a study visit to the UK on the subject.