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Monday 23 April 2018, 14:56 pm.
Mon 23 Apr 2018, 14:56 pm
Our last episode concluded with Kgosi-kgolo Makaba II's victory at Matlhabanelo, over combined might of the Bahurutshe, Balete, Bakgatla bagaKgafela, Bakwena bagaKgabo, B...
Mon 23 Apr 2018, 14:56 pm
The question may seem ridiculous. But consider. Dikgosi are civil servants paid by central government as are District Councillors whilst Land Board members are paid by th...
Fri 20 Apr 2018, 13:36 pm
Once upon a time, our Court of Appeal (CoA) had to decide an appeal whereof a practising attorney, Maame Baffour-Awuah agreed to be interviewed by a newspaper reporter in...
Fri 20 Apr 2018, 13:36 pm
Keletso ya motsadi mongwe le mongwe ke gore, ngwana a tsene sekole, mme a se tsena gaufi, a sa gabalale, go se latela gope kgakala. Mo mafelong mangwe, go ntse jalo. Bana...
Fri 20 Apr 2018, 13:36 pm
There is no such thing as a good war, especially not in 2018. History, both recent and otherwise, has proven this statement. No war in the past 70 years has made the worl...
Fri 20 Apr 2018, 13:30 pm
This is an exciting year for authors in Botswana. We have two literary events to look forward to. The first will be a celebration of World Book Day this next Monday (Apri...
Mon 16 Apr 2018, 13:17 pm
Our last episode concluded in about 1790, if not somewhat earlier, with Kgosi Moleta being succeeded on the Bangwaketse throne by his son, Kgosi Makaba II, who initially ...
Mon 16 Apr 2018, 13:16 pm
Even a single word can be of major interest. Take the caption to the Guardian’s front page photo of I. Kgosi together with ex-President, Khama which refers to ‘his sp...
Fri 13 Apr 2018, 13:20 pm
No. It is not all about Sadique Kebonang and the ministry he used to head. Let no one lie to you. I make no comment on whether anyone did anything wrong. The matter is be...
Fri 13 Apr 2018, 13:19 pm
Motswana o a tle a re, batho bangwe ba itsholetse, ba bangwe ba a itlhaela, e le tsela nngwe ya gore, batho ga re lekane, re se meno. Go bua jalo go a bo go rewa gore, ba...
Fri 13 Apr 2018, 13:09 pm
It is an undisputable fact that elections in Africa are a high stakes game which in many ways polarizes many African countries. Beside controversies about rigging of elec...
Fri 13 Apr 2018, 13:03 pm
A few weeks ago I was on Facebook and I noticed a company had put an advert up on the Facebook page called Maun Bulletin Board. The person said that they had lots of ebo...
Mon 09 Apr 2018, 17:59 pm
The last ten years as a de facto experimental executive monarchy has now come to an end. It may be open to question as to whether it was explicitly agreed that such a maj...
Mon 09 Apr 2018, 17:57 pm
In our last episode, concluded with Kgosi Mongala aMakgaba, I reasserted the defacto independence of the Bangwaketse from the Bakwena bagaKgabo during the twilight years ...
Fri 06 Apr 2018, 14:24 pm
For the greater part of a decade the US, the UK and the EU have been carrying out a campaign to undermine and overthrow the Russia government and in particular to oust Pr...
Fri 06 Apr 2018, 14:24 pm
E tlaa re gompieno re nne re tswelele re bue ka lenatetshapuo le le reng ‘go tshwara ka…..’ Fa re boela fa morago, e rile maloba ra re, go na le go tshwara kwa le ...
Fri 06 Apr 2018, 14:04 pm
Many new writers are fearful of submitting their work to publishers. You’d expect that it’s the fear of rejection that they’re shying away from, but surprisingly, i...
Fri 06 Apr 2018, 12:28 pm
We are at the crossroads. We can gamble with the issue and risk national embarrassment, or we can put our heads together and find a solution while we still can. Thank God...
Thu 29 Mar 2018, 15:15 pm
By the time I write my next column, Lt. Gen. Ian Khama will no longer be this country’s president. I am waiting for April with bated breath. When Sir Ketumile left, I w...
Thu 29 Mar 2018, 15:15 pm
E tlaa re gompieno, re tswelele le lenatetshapuo le le reng, ‘go tshwara …..’ Pele, a re supe gore, lefoko le, le manatetshapuo mantsi mme gongwe, re tlaa felela ...
Thu 29 Mar 2018, 14:59 pm
In the aftermath of the sacking of US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, I did a short analysis with the Gabz FM morning show host Gabriel Rasengwatshe and as usual we to...
Thu 29 Mar 2018, 14:57 pm
I think it's time to increase your submission base and add a few markets to the ones that you’re already submitting too. Again, remember to read all submission guidelin...
Mon 26 Mar 2018, 14:29 pm
For some four centuries the Ngwaketse dynasty has survived, often against the odds, to exert a lasting influence in the development of not only of Botswana, but also the ...
Mon 26 Mar 2018, 14:29 pm
It is an extraordinary scenario and one with so many interlocking elements that it seems remarkable that it has prompted so little in the way of examination.
Fri 23 Mar 2018, 22:53 pm
Sometimes I think we forget the power of the words we use. A single word can change how we react and respond to a person.
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