Khama/Masisi team: Can they deliver desired results?

Masisi and Khama
Masisi and Khama

With almost 60 days into his five-year second term at the helm, after October 2014 general elections, Mmegi Staffer RYDER GABATHUSE asks if President Ian Khama and Vice President Mokgweetsi Masisi are really a good combination to produce the desired results at both party and government level

FRANCISTOWN: There is no doubt that President Khama has ‘replicated’ himself or his character in choosing Masisi as his Vice President and perhaps as the heir to the presidency when his term comes to an end in 2018.

Khama and Masisi thrive on populism with a tendency of pleasing the masses at the expense of the public resources, which can be fatal to the country’s economy.

Editor's Comment
Mind your health

They've repeatedly warned that hypertension, or high blood pressure, often termed a chronic lifestyle disease, is a silent killer. It's crucial for everyone to be aware of their health status. Nowadays, many companies host wellness days, offering free disease screenings to employees!Unfortunately, even with such services, some choose not to take advantage of the opportunity.The Dutch Reformed Church in Botswana recently organised a...

Have a Story? Send Us a tip
arrow up