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FRANCISTOWN: The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is playing havoc at the ...
Despite the government’s recent decision to lift suspension on f...
Botswana Football Association (BFA) president, Maclean Letshwiti has s...
Local table tennis players will battle it out for a record of P25,000 ...
Monday, September 21, 2020
What a time to be alive! Parliament and the principle of innocent until proven guilty.
Monday, September 14, 2020
On the afternoon of the September 9, 2020 Dr Kesitegile Gobotswang of the UDC read a petition to parliament, on behalf of the Botswana Child Rights Network.
Monday, September 07, 2020
Defilement is often defined as the act of having sexual intercourse with a child, or a person considered a child.
Monday, August 31, 2020
Defilement is often defined as the act of having sexual intercourse with a child, or a person considered a child.
Monday, August 24, 2020
International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples is always a bit of a challenge to engage with.
Monday, August 17, 2020
On August 14, 2020, Yandani Candy Boko, Member of Parliament for Mahalapye East motioned that the Assembly resolve to incline the president of Botswana, to establish a Co...
Monday, August 10, 2020
Although lockdown is a very necessary protective measure, it brings with it a very deadly danger.
Monday, August 03, 2020
I saw a meme the other day of a swimming pool called “The Pandemic Pool”.
Monday, July 27, 2020
The 30th of July marks the World Day Against Human Trafficking in persons.
Monday, July 13, 2020
Undocumented migration for employment is not a novel notion; and certainly not to Botswana.
Monday, July 06, 2020
Observing and honouring Sir Seretse Khama Day was very challenging this year, and in this season.
Monday, June 29, 2020
Over the last few weeks, we have watched as ATI lent his influence, voice and spirit to what one may observe as part of the economic justice for (young) Batswana movement...
Monday, June 22, 2020
June 20th, 2020 came and passed with few of us saying much about World Refugee Day.
Monday, June 15, 2020
Motswana psychoanalyst, Batetshi Matenge, reflecting on the 12 new COVID-19 cases in Botswana, wrote, “This is the time when we depend on each other for our [very] ...
Monday, June 01, 2020
The 28th May marks a day in the calendars of those who have uteruses whose linings are shed from time to time, to collectively reflect on menstrual health hygiene.
Monday, May 25, 2020
*For purposes of this article, and because of the acronym IDAHOBIT, this piece will refer to diverse sexual orientation, gender identity and expression as LGBTQIA++ and n...
Monday, May 18, 2020
In the last piece, we started exploring the ways in which lockdown impacts women differently form men. Specifically, it was suggested that “livelihoods” be us...
Monday, May 11, 2020
The reality is that the virus, COVID-19 has not had as much of a negative impact on Botswana, or Batswana as the lockdown which was imposed as a result of the virus, has.
Monday, March 30, 2020
Ok! Listen, we are all in a panic now! All of us! In various forms and for different reasons, we are panicking.
Monday, March 23, 2020
It’s almost impossible to stay silent about COVID19, with literally everything around us abuzz with updates on the new cases, most affected countries, latest deat...
Monday, March 16, 2020
In the last instalment, we started exploring consideration that should be included or contemplated in drafting a sexual harassment policy.
Monday, March 09, 2020
Having explored the various components of sexual harassment over the last few weeks, and having made the point in the first piece that it is critical for each organisat...
Monday, March 02, 2020
A sexual harassment incident has occurred.
Monday, February 24, 2020
In the first piece in this series, we started exploring sexual harassment.
Monday, February 17, 2020
A sexual harassment incident has occurred.

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  • 24 Sep 2020


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