Spying Bill a rights intrusion

The Criminal Procedure and Evidence (Controlled Investigations) Bill has not only left the nation reeling in shock but it has also puzzled the international community.

The Bill, which authorises the interception of communications by investigatory authorities for purposes of gathering criminal evidence, has left the international community and civil societies very puzzled and wondering what happened to the State’s declaration to protect its citizens from human rights violations.

The nation believes the Bill is a gross violation of human rights, hence the outcry for intervention from the international communities and civil societies.

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Independence Day holds immense significance for Batswana as a whole. It offers a moment for reflection and celebration of the country's achievements, while also prompting introspection.We must honestly assess whether the number of years of independence aligns with the progress we have made. While there is certainly much to celebrate, there are also pressing issues that require the attention of relevant stakeholders. Many Batswana are facing...

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