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Bo·tha

 (bō′tə, -tä′), Louis 1862-1919.
South African general in the Boer War (1899-1902) and first prime minister of the Union of South Africa (1910-1919).

Botha

, Pieter Willem 1916-2006.
South African prime minister (1978-1989) who defended and upheld apartheid despite international protest.

Botha

(ˈbəʊtə)
n
1. (Biography) Louis. 1862–1919, South African statesman and general; first prime minister of the Union of South Africa (1910–19)
2. (Biography) P(ieter) W(illem). 1916–2006, South African politician; defence minister (1965–78); prime minister (1978–84); state president (1984–89)

Bo•tha

(ˈboʊ tə)

n.
Louis, 1862–1919, South African statesman.
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Theunis Botha, 51, was on a 10-day hunting expedition at the Good Luck Farm near Zimbabwe's Hwange National Park when he and a client stumbled upon a herd of breeding elephants, the (http://hosted.
Theunis Botha, 51, was killed while leading a hunting trip at a reserve in Gwai, Zimbabwe.
Synopsis: Louis Botha was prime minister of the Union of South Africa when Britain declared war on Germany in 1914.
Dubai: South Africa's four-time heavyweight boxing world title challenger Francois Botha will take on Egypt's Hany Atiyo in the highlight of an eight-card event at Emirates Golf Club here on Thursday.
Pistorius reportedly slumped forward in his seat and appeared to be retching as Professor Jan Botha described Steenkamp's arm wound as almost similar to that of an amputation.
It's a temporary setback," said Northern Iron president-CEO Basil Botha.
Detective Hilton Botha voluntarily applied to leave the service, Police Brig Neville Malila said.
Detective Hilton Botha was kicked off the investigation into the Blade Runner athlete, who denies murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
The charges were provisionally withdrawn, but were reinstated on Wednesday - at the behest of the state prosecutor - after Botha had taken the stand against Pistorius in Pretoria's main magistrates court, he added.
Police Brigadier Neville Malila said detective Hilton Botha is scheduled to appear in court in May on seven counts of attempted murder.
com)-- Chronic back pain sufferers in the Cape Town area will at last find relief at the practice of Dr Lienka Botha and Partners.