The obscenity of inequality

In the past three years, Minister Kenneth Matambo has done a good job in preserving Botswana’s much-celebrated financial prudence image with rolling budget surpluses.

The enviable trend is set to continue this year even though the budget will sustain a slight P4.03 billion deficit.

Despite the accolades Botswana has been showered with for sustainable economic growth and pragmatic financial management, the log in Government’s eye still remains the lack of adequate employment opportunities, poverty eradication and income inequality.

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