Ambassador Ralf Breth in Mokobeng


Ambassador Ralf Breth in Mokobeng© German Embassy Gaborone

On November 3rd 2017, Ambassador Ralf Breth attended the celebration of the 50th anniversary of Mokobeng Primary School as special guest.

Other dignitaries present were the Minister of Health and Wellness, Ms Dorcas Makgato, also Parliament Member for the Sefhare/Ramakgonami Constituency, representatives of the Ministry of Primary Education, of the local school authorities and Kgosi Obed Thutwa.

During the colourful ceremony, best performing students were awarded prices and different groups performed cultural events in the form of dance and music.

Commemorative Plaque
Commemorative Plaque© German Embassy Gaborone

Ambassador Breth highlighted the development of the school since the humble beginning in the sixties until today with its modern buildings and facilities. A German couple, Mrs and Mr Weisshaupt, adopted the school and are regularly supporting the institution in cash and kind. Mrs Weisshaupt was born and raised in Mokobeng. 

At the end of the ceremony, a commemorative plaque was unveiled.

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