Parley Calls For Humane Treatment of Zimbabweans

Polson Majaga
Polson Majaga

The Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC) is not impressed by the Ministry of Labour and Home Affairs’ (MLHA) cavalier attitude, evident in its neglect of the Ramokgwebana boarder.

The PAC characterised the situation at the boarder as chaotic and said the MLHA was bringing Botswana into disrepute by failing to attend to the mess.

PAC member and Nata-Gweta MP Polson Majaga wondered if MLHA permanent secretary Pearl Matome had ever been to the boarder post to see for herself what a mess it is in. He said immigrations systems were slow, which created problems for mainly Zimbabwean visitors who buy groceries from Botswana.

Editor's Comment
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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