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Friday, November 08, 2019
I am not about to buy the trending load of tripe that our national destiny is safe in the hands of people who hardly have any formal education. Remember that this is the ...
Friday, November 01, 2019
Hi my beautiful Butterfly! I hope this letter finds you in good health.
Friday, October 18, 2019
We are a week away from the national elections. There has been so much song and dance about party leaders you'd think they are soldiers returning from battle.  Just ...
Friday, October 11, 2019
I have taken leave from my citizen empowerment series to acknowledge that the elections are upon us.
Friday, October 04, 2019
I have, over the preceding weeks, been trying to demonstrate that the financial services sector is the weakest link in the national effort towards both citizen and nati...
Friday, September 20, 2019
The war against the sexual violence on women and minor children must be fought on many fronts.
Friday, September 13, 2019
I have been reading the Court of Appeal (CoA) ruling on the matter between the Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) and the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC).
Friday, September 06, 2019
The financial sector manages the savings of the nation in the form of households, corporates and government. To this effect, major decision makers are those who manage th...
Friday, August 30, 2019
The continued persecution of Kgori Capital (Pty) Ltd by the Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP), in spite of the Court of Appeal (CoA) ruling, bears the hallmarks ...
Friday, August 23, 2019
In successfully frustrating the supplementary budget motion regarding the Masama-Mmamashia project, the construction mafia virtually made it to the sacred floor of our ...
Friday, August 16, 2019
I was reading former FBI Director, James Comey’s Book, “A Higher Loyalty”, the other day. He makes reference to an encounter with one of the most dang...
Friday, August 09, 2019
The Court of Appeal recently delivered a ruling in terms of which it arrested gross abuse of office and power by the trinity of the Office of the President (OP), the Dire...
Friday, August 02, 2019
Sad times are upon us. A friend sent me the former president’s reply letter from Kenya and I’m told it’s circulating widely across sub-Saharan Africa.
Friday, July 26, 2019
I have been debating with some friends, what principal residence should be. One of the most preposterous suggestions I have heard, coming from their mortgaged lips, has b...
Friday, July 19, 2019
If the Masisi-Khama feud has taught us anything as a nation, it is that we are not very much unlike the rest of Africa. We suffer from the exact same political vulnerabil...
Friday, July 12, 2019
There seems to be a problem, generally with the way government handles information shared with it by enterprising citizen inventors and innovators.
Friday, July 05, 2019
The first time I heard about the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP)’s plans to build an electric car I dismissed it off hand. I wondered, why an electric car, of all t...
Friday, June 28, 2019

This month, two years ago, we lost a true patriot and father in Sir Ketumile Masire. He will never be forgotten, especially by those of us who literally grew up under ...

Friday, June 21, 2019
I meet so many young people with only one cry, “please help me find a job”. It is always a tearful plight. Sometimes I wish I had capacity to just hire them all. But ...
Friday, June 14, 2019
Whilst champagne and sour grapes flow over the de-criminalisation of sex between people of the same sex, let me take the opportunity to salute my good friend Tshiamo Rant...
Friday, June 07, 2019
Years ago, an ill-advised Cabinet, emerged from the parliamentary drinking hole, and decided that it was in the public interest to stem the proliferation of Churches.
Friday, May 31, 2019
Our Introduction to Law (L101), lecturer would pace about the lecture room lamenting what he called "institutional fetishism", in the legal profession.
Friday, May 24, 2019
Botswana's struggle with economic diversification has plagued our politics for a long time.
Friday, May 17, 2019
Forget the living wage. I have said before that that is all nonsensical sloganeering. There would be living wage after the living wage because people would be in the stre...

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