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Monday 16 April 2018, 13:17 pm.
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 ...
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, 13:09 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...
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, 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, 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...
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 ...
Fri 23 Mar 2018, 22:49 pm
I sat in court the order day awaiting my matter when a divorce matter was called. Just one of the many that make a substantial fraction of the High Court workload. Except...
Fri 23 Mar 2018, 22:45 pm
This past weekend marked the beginning of the first round of voting in Egyptian 'democratic' elections. Egyptians in the Diaspora voted last weekend and the second round ...
Mon 19 Mar 2018, 13:44 pm
Few would consider it reasonable to discuss the roots of racism in the Americas without referring to the legacy of slavery. Likewise, it would be absurd to ignore Aparthe...
Fri 16 Mar 2018, 12:38 pm
How often have you heard party members lament the lack of internal party democracy? How often have you heard civil society lament that the voices of the people’s repres...
Fri 16 Mar 2018, 12:37 pm
Many presidentialisms in Africa are very unique. The uniqueness of African presidentialisms stretches back to the post-colonial era. When many African countries gained ...
Mon 12 Mar 2018, 18:07 pm
We left off in 1872, with Kgosi Sechele having summoned a Letsholo (armed meeting), which was attended by many Bangwato as well as Bakwena.
Fri 09 Mar 2018, 23:22 pm
I have been on Orange contract for quite a while. Save for occasional service disruptions, and a couple of service provision complaints I must state that I have always ha...
Fri 09 Mar 2018, 13:43 pm
For the past few weeks I have been involved in a public education project with Gabz FM providing some insights on the political situations in a few African countries that...
Tue 06 Mar 2018, 14:59 pm
We left off in 1867 at the Shoshong with Matsheng once more on the Bangwato throne. Having outmanoeuvred Sekgoma with Khamas help, his second reign was initially charact...
Fri 02 Mar 2018, 16:23 pm
We have a problem in our hands. A big one. The people must rise and claim their land back. We cannot continue to be willfully blind to the colonial injustice that is the ...
Fri 02 Mar 2018, 13:30 pm
For the past few weeks I have been involved in a public education project with Gabz FM providing some insights on the political situations in a few African countries that...
Mon 26 Feb 2018, 16:46 pm
We left off at the Shoshong Kgotla in early June of 1866 with Matsheng once more accepted as the Bangwato Kgosi. Khama was reportedly the only one to openly speak against...
Fri 23 Feb 2018, 18:34 pm
Our friends can be funny. Very funny, if you ask me. I am talking about our uncles by the main mall. Well, to be fair it could be those by Botswana Unified Revenue Servic...
Fri 16 Feb 2018, 16:08 pm
A prime ministerial misadventure played into the hands of populists and nationalists shattering, perhaps irrevocably, an already imperiled dream of a European super-state...
Fri 16 Feb 2018, 16:00 pm
For the past few weeks after the AU Summit that ran under a theme that called for the elimination of corruption in Africa all eyes turned to South Africa where calls ...
Mon 12 Feb 2018, 17:08 pm
We left off in the plains north of Shoshong in 1863, with the Bangwato defeat of the last Amandebele army to invade their territory.
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