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Mar 12, 2015

President Mahama has ends 3-day state visit to Botswana

President John Mahama has ended his three-day state visit to Botswana by visiting two diamond factories and polishing companies.

The companies, Diamond Trading Company of Botswana and Eurostar Diamond Polishing Company apart from adding value to the huge diamond deposits mined in the country, also employs thousands of Botswana citizens and beyond.

President Mahama who was conducted round the two facilities went through the processes and polishing stages, areas that could be replicated in the processing of Ghana's gold and other minerals.

During his three-day stay in the Southern African country, President Mahama held bilateral discussions with host President Lieutenant General Seretse Khama Ian Khama and signed a Memorandum of Understanding in political consultations.

He was also the Guest Speaker at the inauguration of the largest dam in Dikgatlhong in Northern Botswana and later visited the Botswana Meat Commission in Francistown, the second largest city in the country.

President Mahama has since returned home. – GBC