Yes, botswana is a secular state; so what?

Years ago, an ill-advised Cabinet, emerged from the parliamentary drinking hole, and decided that it was in the public interest to stem the proliferation of Churches.

So called false pastors were, according to them, ripping off the public and it was government’s duty to ensure that the gullible were protected.

Before then, the Registrar had been kaçak iddaa instructed not to register churches in an unofficial moratorium based on the same concerns. I must know, because frustrated individuals who had sought to register same consulted with me on their legal options. The politicians had taken interest in ecclesiastical matters and had appointed themselves arbiters of doctrinal rectitude.

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Happy Independence!

We are 56 years old and what do we have to show for it? Looking at where Botswana started and where it is today, there are a lot of developments, but whether the developments match the number of years we have enjoyed as a country is a topic for another day.The fact that cannot be denied is we have seen major developments, but we are still lacking in several pertinent areas.Our beautiful country imports almost everything. We import fuel, food,...

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