Hawkers crowding the Main Mall

Main Mall Hawkers
Main Mall Hawkers

With unemployment figures going up every day, street hawkers utilize every piece of land to make a living. The Main Mall in Gaborone has not been spared and is saturated with hawkers.

Editor's Comment
Botswana needs proper rehabilitation centres

Our sister publication The Monitor earlier this week carried a story on serious human rights abuses being meted on people who have gone for rehabilitation at a boot camp in Kgatleng. Allegations cite verbal and physical abuses, children being stripped of their dignity and shaved in front of others. While the abuse came to light after a suicide incident of a 23-year-old, Botswana Institute for Reintegration and Rehabilitation of Offenders’...

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