Brutality in Parliament

Parliament drama
Parliament drama

It was all drama when winter Parliament resumed yesterday as opposition MPs were mishandled, ordered out, with a group of security personnel grabbing, lifting and throwing the Gaborone Central MP onto the pavement of the House.

The dramatic turn of events, a first in the history of the National Assembly, followed a heated encounter over the electricity and water situation motion.

The bone of contention was the refusal by the deputy speaker Kagiso Molatlhegi’s  to grant Gaborone Central MP Phenyo Butale a chance to present an urgent motion on the national water and electricity crisis.

Editor's Comment
‘Boraboko’ should face the wrath of the law

Still in Molepolole, a young woman was also reported missing, only for her decapitated body to be found inside in a shallow grave! The issue of missing persons has always been a challenge in our country, and a considerable number of missing persons are unfortunately found dead! Something troubling is the murders related to missing persons, which touch on an array of issues, including the killing of intimate partners, often referred to as passion...

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