Shia Islam in Botswana

Shia Islam in Botswana is composed of tiny minority of Shia Muslim community of Botswana.

Population estimates

Shia population in Botswana is estimated between one and three percent of the total Muslim population of Botswana, according to Pew Forum it is less than one percent[1] while as per Ahl al-Bayt World Assembly the population of Shia in Botswana is around two percent of the total Muslim population of Botswana.[2]

Following are few Botswanian Shia organizations:


  1. "Estimated Percentage Range of Shia by Country" (PDF). Pew forum. Retrieved 30 July 2013.
  2. "Shia Population in: Botswana". The AhlulBayt World Assembly. 8 April 2010. Retrieved 1 August 2013.
  3. "Panjetani Muslim Association of Botswana - A Religious and Charitable Organization". Africa - Land and People. 17 February 2010. Retrieved 2 August 2013.
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