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Document Type

Article

First Page

301

Abstract

This Article examines the doctrine of separation of powers and considers its relevance and significance in African constitutional practice, in particular its operation in Botswana. The Article outlines the doctrine's origins, nature, purposes, and its major modern manifestations. The Article then analyzes the separation of powers in Botswana and considers how the doctrine's operation in Botswana has contributed to the country's solid and sustained constitutional system and its reputation as Africa's most successful democracy.

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