Inflation reaches 8-year high
Figures released by Statistics Botswana today show that inflation in A...
Emerging Motswana scholar in top academic competition
Tebogo Leepile, a final year PhD Candidate in Integrated Studies in La...
Khama demands Peloetletse pays P1.5m for defamation
Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) activist Macdonald Peloetletse could f...
Zim pushes to join Kazungula Bridge project
Senior officials from Botswana and Zambia are working with Zimbabwe on...
Ending domestic violence requires fixing our marriage and divorce laws
Friday, May 07, 2021
I discussed, with friends, the other day about the need to fix our marriage and divorce laws.
Hats off, for the Malawi Supreme Court of Appeal
Friday, April 30, 2021
Yesterday, the Malawi Supreme Court of Appeal, declared the death penalty unconstitutional.
Where is the promised constitutional review?
Friday, April 23, 2021
On the 2019 campaign trail, the nation was promised a comprehensive constitutional review by the party then, and now, in power.
Tribute to Lizo Zola Ngcongco
Friday, April 16, 2021
I had been barely two years at the ropes, when one morning, during tea, a startling announcement was made; “Lizo is back”.
COVID-19 doses stolen from the poor and lavished on the elite
Friday, April 09, 2021
Last year, I posited that the reason why government cannot deal comprehensively with the poultry industry bullying, of small scale farmers, by dominant players, was becau...
A rape of democracy - A crime most foul
Friday, April 02, 2021
In the month of March, 2020, both sides of the August house were united on the existence of a Public Emergency.
It is time to teach other local languages – The time for tribal bigotry is over
Friday, March 26, 2021
The announcement, by His Excellency, that Swahili has been introduced in the curriculum (whatever curriculum that is), has raised the ire of ethnic groups whose languages...
Allow prisoners conjugal visits
Friday, March 19, 2021
There is a video circulating in WhatsApp groups, in which a prison inmate was recorded having a passionate moment with his female jailer.
The leaked tapes- More questions than answers
Friday, March 12, 2021
The Morupisi, Butterfly and National Petroleum Fund (NPF) cases were begun on no evidence.
Solving the intractable mess: How State institutions are playing President Masisi for a fool
Friday, March 05, 2021
At some point President Masisi’s administration will have to reflect on its anti-corruption campaign.
Urgent need to desist from conspiracy theories and to support the envisaged vaccination effort
Friday, February 26, 2021
There is grave skepticism, about the AstraZeneca vaccine.
No further SoE extension, please
Friday, February 19, 2021
I listened with delight, to the Minister of Health and Wellness’ address Wednesday, on the COVID-19 vaccine roll out programme.
The appointment Of Justice Radijeng is an effort to corrupt a judge
Friday, February 12, 2021
I do not welcome the appointment of Judge Godfrey Radijeng, to the chair of the DIS Tribunal.
Living On A Wing And A Prayer
Friday, February 05, 2021
Debswana’s termination of the Majwe Mining contract must have us all worried.
All hands on deck - Our people are perishing
Friday, January 29, 2021
We are going through a perilous time as a nation.
Towards a post Trump Africa-US economic relationship
Friday, January 22, 2021
This week Joe Biden was sworn in as American President.
Enter the BPF
Friday, January 15, 2021
So, Lawrence Ookeditse, has left the BDP.
Let us pray for our President
Friday, January 08, 2021
I must thank you all who faithfully read my column last year, and followed my social media commentary.
Let us aim to win our country back, in 2021
Friday, December 25, 2020
A year that began with a respiratory disease, ends in economic ruin, political uncertainty and state capture.
We demand DPP, DCEC back (Part II)
Friday, December 18, 2020
There is a need to ensure that law enforcement is not just disciplined to obey orders, but to obey the laws they are charged with ensuring the observance of.
We demand the DPP andDCEC back (part i)
Friday, December 11, 2020
Two contradictory events recently happened in France, sparking legislative, and public reaction.
Political rebirth needed (Part II)
Friday, December 04, 2020
The present challenges we face transcend politics.
Political rebirth needed (Part 1)
Friday, November 27, 2020
Few would disagree with the fact that 2020, was annus horribilis.
COVID-19 breathes life into the digital kgotla
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COVID-19 Burial Stalemate Ends
FRANCISTOWN: The family of a prominent traditional doctor in...
Banks and sustainability in a post COVID-19-environment
Some banks across the globe have responded to the pandemic b...
Olympics team’s vaccine options open
With the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) still a raging mena...
COVID-19 funeral stalemate: Family dares gov’t to bury father
FRANCISTOWN: The Letlhakane Sub-Land Board is embroiled in a...
BFA embraces CAF’s decision on COVID tests
The Botswana Football Association (BFA) says continental bod...
COVID-19 Movement Permits Pit MPs Against One Another
The Speaker of the National Assembly, Phandu Skelemani was o...
COVID-19 scorpion contracts in limbo
The Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Eric...
Boarding students barred from going home
Some students who are in boarding schools will not be allowe...
COVID-19 disturbs courts' schedules again
FRANCISTOWN: Government’s recent ban on travel between...
14 May 2021
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