A reflection on Reverend Tiego’s arrest

Rev Thuso Tiego PIC. ARGUSONLINE
Rev Thuso Tiego PIC. ARGUSONLINE

There they go again- the apostles and functionaries of the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) led government have unleashed the whole might of State machinery to frustrate, stigmatise and denigrate a voice in the wilderness in the form of one of Botswana's young and revered men of the cloth-Tiego.

With hindsight benefit now, we have come to know that a protest challenging the government’s mishandling of public affairs must be treated in the same way regardless of source. It does not matter whether it is coming from a man of God only armed with a Bible or from the government’s conventional sparring partners in Parliament- the opposition.

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Happy Independence!

We are 56 years old and what do we have to show for it? Looking at where Botswana started and where it is today, there are a lot of developments, but whether the developments match the number of years we have enjoyed as a country is a topic for another day.The fact that cannot be denied is we have seen major developments, but we are still lacking in several pertinent areas.Our beautiful country imports almost everything. We import fuel, food,...

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