Unmasked and unhappy

For some of us who were hiding behind the door when God was giving out faces the announcement from the government that it is no longer a requirement to wear a mask out there in the world was met with trepidation of sorts.

The mask has a bit of tainted history because it was used by robbers to redistribute property and money, but this was somewhat sterilised by the onset of COVID-19.

It morphed from being an outlaws’ tool of trade to being a powerful weapon to thwart the marauding virus that had the whole medical, their cousins (the ‘my-uncle-is-a-doctor’ type), their hangers-on and their dogs.

Editor's Comment
Shame on BotswanaPost, like-minded employers

Just recently, the Manual Workers Union successfully interdicted BotswanaPost from implementing new terms and conditions of employment for its members without the union’s knowledge.The union then took the BotswanaPost to court seeking to stop the postal parastatal from implementing terms and conditions of the workers who fall under their membership without being involved on their behalf.In his ruling, Justice Isaac Bahuma of the Gaborone...

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