bamaLETE (Tribe)

 
TITLE: Kgosikgolo / Kgosigadi
RELIGION:
STATE: Botswana DYNASTY: Marumo
   
PRESENT RULER: Kgosigadi Mosadi Muriel Seboko, Paramount Chieftainess of the bamaLete since 2001.
born 7th June 1950 at Ramotshwa, educated at Moedin College, gaining the Cambridge Overseas School Certificate in 1969, joined Barclay's Bank in 1971, becoming Department Manager and Administrator, retired 1995, Floor Manager with Century Office Supplies in Broadhurst in 2001, elected as Paramount Chief in December 2001, officially took up duties 7th January 2002, sworn in the House of Chiefs 28th February 2002, inaugurated 30th August 2003, married 1972, (div. 1978), with four daughters.
PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: Rulers were...
  • Kgosikgolo POWE I a Marumo, Paramount Chief of the bamaLete, had issue.
    • Kgsoi Menwe a Powe, had issue.
      • Kgosi Boikanyo a Menwe
      • Kgosi Mogotsi a Menwe
    • Kgosikgolo Mokgojwe a Powe (qv)
  • Kgosikgolo MOKGOJWE a Powe, Paramount Chief of the bamaLete -/1805, married and had issue. He died about 1805.
    • Kgosikgolo Powe II a Mokgojwe (qv)
  • Kgosikgolo POWE II, Paramount Chief of the bamaLete 1805/1830, married and had issue. He died about 1830.
    • Kgosikgolo Mokgosi I a Powe (qv)
    • Kgosi Kobuane a Powe, had issue.
      • Kgosi Pule a Kobuane
  • Kgosikgolo MOKGOSI I, Paramount Chief of the bamaLete 1830/1886, married and had issue. He died 1886.
    • Kgosikgolo Ikaneng a Mokgosi (qv)
    • Kgosi Mokalake a Mokgosi
    • Kgosi Mokgojwe a Mokgosi
  • Kgosikgolo IKANENG a Mokgosi, Paramount Chief of the bamaLete 1886/1896, married and had issue. He died 1896.
    • Kgosi Mokgosi II a Ikaneng (qv)
    • Kgosi Baitlotle a Ikaneng (qv)
  • Kgosikgolo MOKGOSI II a Ikaneng, Paramount Chief of the bamaLete 1896/1906, married and had issue. He died 1906.
    • Kgosi Seboko I a Mokgosi (qv)
    • Kgosikgolo Ketswere Bothata a Mokgosi (qv)
    • Kgosi Selekeng a Mokgosi
    • Kgosi Lekote a Mokgosi
  • Kgosi BAITLOTLE a Ikaneng, Acting Chief of the bamaLete 1906/1917
  • Kgosikgolo SEBOKO I a Mokgosi, Paramount Chief of the bamaLete 1917/1937, married and had issue. He died 1937.
    • Kgosikgolo Mokgosi III Seboko (qv)
    • Kgosi Kelemogile [Kelemogile Seboko Mokgosi] (qv)
    • Kgosi Tsimane Sebeko
    • Kgosi Tumelo Seboko (qv)
    • Kgosi Tshukudu Seboko Mokgosi, chief of the baLete in South Africa.
  • Kgosi KETSWERE BOTHATA a Mokgosi, Acting Chief of the bamaLete 1937/1945
  • Kgosikgolo MOKGOSI III a Seboko, Paramount Chief of the bamaLete 1945/1966, born 1920, had issue, one son and eight daughters. He died 1966.
    • Kgosi Seboko II Mokgosi (qv)
    • Kgosigadi Mosadi Muriel Seboko (qv)
  • Kgosi KELEMOGILE, Acting Chief of the bamaLete 1966/1996
  • Kgosikgolo SEBOKO II, Paramount Chief of the bamaLete 1996/2001, born 29th May 1959 in Ramotswa, educated at Moeding College, joined the Central Transport Organisation in 1981 as an Auto Technician in Selibe Phikwe before moving back to Ramotswa to join Bolux Milling Company in 1991, he left the company to join the House of Chiefs on the 1st June 1996. He died after a lengthy illness sp on 17th June 2001 in Gaborone.
  • Kgosi TUMELO, Acting Chief of the bamaLete [21.6.2001] - [7.1.2002]
  • Kgosigadi Mosadi Muriel Seboko, Paramount Chiefess of the bamaLete (see above)
OTHER MEMBERS:
  • Kgosi Tsiame Mokgosi, cousin of Queen Seboko.
  • Kgosi Nicholas Maswabi, uncle of Queen Seboko.
  • Kgosi Leabilwe Mokgosi, uncle of Queen Seboko.
  • Kgosi Ikaneng Mokgosi, uncle of Queen Seboko.
  • Kgosi Tshukudu Mokgosi
  • Kgosi Loabile Mokgosi, paternal cousin of Queen Seboko
  • Lesego Motsumi, ?sister of Kgosi Tumelo Seboko
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