The Department of Information Services was established in April 2004 following the split of the then Department of Information and Broadcasting into two departments. The department is made up of two main professional divisions: Botswana Press Agency (BOPA) and Publications. Supporting units include Photography, Graphics, Marketing, Publicity and Distribution. The Department has 24 offices around the country, including headquarters in Gaborone. Others are: Francistown, Maun, Ghanzi, Gumare, Hukuntsi, Kasane, Jwaneng, Kanye, Lobatse, Mochudi, Letlhakane, Letlhakeng, Molepolole, Ramotswa, Palapye, Mahalapye, Serowe, Selebi Phikwe, Bobonong, Tsabong, Masunga, Tutume and Lerala.