Only love, not cruelty, will save the world

Whilst champagne and sour grapes flow over the de-criminalisation of sex between people of the same sex, let me take the opportunity to salute my good friend Tshiamo Rantao and team. I do not salute them for the outcome of the case.

Frankly, I am conflicted on that score on account of my Christian beliefs. I salute them for the singular bravery of undertaking such an infamous and controversial call.

It’s a road fraught with difficulties. I have been where they are and I know how it feels. It can get very lonely at times. Sometimes you feel misunderstood and often, you are compelled to doubt the correctness of your professional judgment in the light of scathing moral judgment.

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Wearing of masks behind closed doors has been mandatory following the government’s August decision that the public was freed from masking in outdoor spaces.According to a press statement from the ministry, all other remaining COVID-19 protocols such as social distancing in schools and requirements for vaccination or PCR tests at ports of entry have also been relaxed.Statistics still show that hundreds still die daily due to the pandemic around...

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