You Can Go To Jail For That

The emergence of the COVID-19 pandemic has not only resulted in loss of lives, but economic recession. Botswana has not been immune to this scourge as evidenced by among others, high unemployment rates; decline in mining and tourism revenues, abrupt decline in equity markets and loss of market value.

The disruptions in both demand and supply as a result of the pandemic, led to technological revolution that fundamentally altered the way we live, work, and relate to one another. More and more people have resorted to the use of technology in their endeavour to seek or provide product/service during restrictions such as “stay-at-home” that were imposed by countries, Botswana included.

With the current cost of living in our economy being high, more people find themselves looking for ways to make money, particularly online. However, this has made an opportunity for other people to come up with new ways to swindle others of their hard-earned cash.

Editor's Comment
‘Boraboko’ should face the wrath of the law

Still in Molepolole, a young woman was also reported missing, only for her decapitated body to be found inside in a shallow grave! The issue of missing persons has always been a challenge in our country, and a considerable number of missing persons are unfortunately found dead! Something troubling is the murders related to missing persons, which touch on an array of issues, including the killing of intimate partners, often referred to as passion...

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