Agricultural Reforms On The Cards

No Image

Government is reportedly implementing reforms meant to rejuvenate the agricultural sector and restore it to its glory days when it was the mainstay of the national economy.

This was revealed by President Mokgweetsi Masisi at the recent Serowe District Agriculture Show, when he announced that technology and new farming methods will be employed to capacitate the agriculture sector to create jobs, generate revenue and ensure national food security.

“As a nation we must reflect on how much we have fared in food production, job creation and economic sustainability. We must revamp the agriculture sector because it is the gateway to food security, health and citizen empowerment,” he said.

Editor's Comment
Botswana deserves ideal political leaders

This remains to be seen, particularly as opposite unity has been seeing its ups and downs. In 2012, three opposition parties namely the Botswana National Front (BNF), the Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD), and the Botswana National Front (BNF) formed a political alliance under the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC). The Botswana Congress Party (BCP) would, after rebuffs, join the coalition in 2017.The promise made by the coalition to its...

Have a Story? Send Us a tip
arrow up