Does MP mean Missing Person?

During election time, politicians invest money, time and emotions in their strenuous campaigns to elicit votes to put them in office.

It will, therefore, always be an enduring mystery why those who are eventually voted into Parliament seem to quickly take the privilege for granted.

Perhaps it is quintessential human nature as captured in lamentations such as ‘got till it’s gone’ or ‘not missing the water until the well runs dry or perhaps it is a weakness unique to politicians.

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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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