Botswana National Front (BNF) President Duma Boko is billed to participate in the prestigious 2013 BMW Motorrad brand promotional bike ride.
The star studded event which is expected to attract top international celebrities to ride the brand’s latest bikes from Durban, SA will include the city of Gaborone next year for the first time in history.
Boko is expected to join the bikers alongside a Hollywood actor, Rick Yune and other well known personalities.
Confirming the news, Boko who at the time of going to press was in Munich, Germany said that the ride is part of his efforts to market the country and its people to the world.
“The Gaborone leg was introduced to bring attention of both business people and tourists to Botswana and market the country,” Boko explained in a brief telephone interview this week.
The motorrad BMW motorbike brand promotional journey will start in Durban, South Africa at the end of January and finish in Gaborone at the beginning of February 2013.
Boko has recently been holding meetings with international business people and last week he was invited to a city car race in Azerbaijan, Baku where he met with Azerbaijan President.
From Azerbaijan, Boko together with his celebrity buddy, Rick Yune travelled to Munich where the BMW deal was sealed.