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Tuesday 21 February 2017, 15:35 pm.
Mon 20 Feb 2017, 15:57 pm
Our previous episode traced the Rev. Dr. David Livingstone’s radical, albeit then anonymous condemnation of Boer oppression of Batswana in the pages of the British Banner...
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 11:42 am
A week ago, the Director of the CIA, Mike Pompeo, used his first trip abroad to present Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef with the CIA’s highest award for fi...
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 11:31 am
The latest is that southern Africa is faced with is the invasion of armyworms in at least four countries.
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 11:29 am
One aspect in which the developmental elites of Botswana, especially the economic high command at the now Ministry of Finance and Economic Development, have dismally fail...
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 11:28 am
Like the Setswana term mmantsiripane (see last week’s article), another that is employed casually, with people having no real sense of how ancient, profound and revealing...
Thu 16 Feb 2017, 16:55 pm
Men may not be popular for doing multiple tasks concurrently, unlike their female counterparts, but that does not mean they cannot be actively engaged in multiple tasks. ...
Wed 15 Feb 2017, 17:11 pm
As a heritage and record, this photo is of more than a little interest. Dr Barry Loughner was one of the first dentists to come to this country. Sent here by Church World...
Mon 13 Feb 2017, 16:46 pm
We concluded last week by noting that the Batswana struggle against Boer oppression had been first brought to the attention of a wider circle of British public opinion by...
Fri 10 Feb 2017, 11:32 am
There is a common Setswana term that is bandied about without people having any real sense of how ancient, profound and revealing it is: mmantsiripane. It is a name used ...
Fri 10 Feb 2017, 11:23 am
On Monday when presenting the budget speech, the Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Kenneth Matambo sought to contend that it is not the primary responsibility...
Fri 10 Feb 2017, 11:23 am
The above is what you would find in the front page of the current issue of the Sunday Standard newspaper. This raises a lot of questions and concern in reading the way th...
Fri 10 Feb 2017, 11:23 am
To say that there are many things regarding United States governance that puzzle me would be an understatement. It has been reported that the U.S. threatened ‘severe step...
Thu 09 Feb 2017, 13:45 pm
Some researchers believe that women are better than men when it comes to multi-tasking, while others argue that it entirely depends on the multiple tasks being referred t...
Wed 08 Feb 2017, 17:09 pm
Only a short time ago, a very decent home could be built using locally available materials. There were one or two imported extras such as nails, but the key elements were...
Fri 03 Feb 2017, 17:01 pm
Last week, in Part 3 of this miniseries, we saw why bo-dimo (giants) are remembered worldwide as man-eaters. The reason was that as the fateful year of 10 983 BC drew nea...
Fri 03 Feb 2017, 17:01 pm
When Parliament convenes on Monday for the budget session, the expectation is that opposition political parties would have sealed their cooperation deal. Today, Friday Fe...
Fri 03 Feb 2017, 17:01 pm
This year Botswana Defence Force (BDF) will be celebrating 40 years of existence. It has been a milestone for this military organisation and there has been so much transf...
Fri 03 Feb 2017, 17:01 pm
Donald Trump’s travel ban on refugees and visitors from seven Muslim countries entering the US makes a terrorist attack on Americans at home or abroad more rather than le...
Thu 02 Feb 2017, 15:48 pm
The saying that goes “an idle mind is a devil’s workshop” has never been far from the truth. Teenagers and too much free time do not mix well together, especially during ...
Wed 01 Feb 2017, 18:15 pm
A recent article in Mmegi had me totally puzzled. The gist was that one lady was bored stiff with traditional art and instead, was doing her own thing.
Wed 01 Feb 2017, 17:08 pm
On February 6, 2017 the nation gathered in anticipation and expectancy of the age-old Parliamentary Budget Speech delivery by a sitting Minister of Finance, Honourable Ke...
Mon 30 Jan 2017, 14:05 pm
We concluded last week by observing that for indigenous African communities in the region, the “Great Trek”, or mass Boer migration into the Highveld region of South Afri...
Fri 27 Jan 2017, 15:57 pm
In Part 2 of this miniseries, we saw that, properly analysed, bo-dimo (giants) were not ‘wayward angels (or spirit-creatures) from Heaven’ that settled on Earth; they wer...
Fri 27 Jan 2017, 15:57 pm
It was very interesting to read Tefo Pheage’s article on Mmegi (January, 17, 2017) in which he discusses the transfers of service men and women at Botswana Defence Force(...
Fri 27 Jan 2017, 15:57 pm
The Junior Certificate results have been published and as it was expected, they are poor with many learners at public schools having failed Form Three. In contrast, resul...
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