SADC senior legal meeting fails to form quorum


A meeting of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) senior legal officials failed to form a quorum in Gaborone Wednesday morning.

The SADC senior legal officials were scheduled to meet in Gaborone for the next three days starting yesterday to develop a Draft Action Plan for consideration and approval by the committee of ministers of justice and attorney generals at their next meeting to be held next year.

Uncertainty lingers after only four of the 15 SADC member states were represented during the official opening of the meeting. The four were Botswana, Namibia, Swaziland and Zimbabwe. An official of the SADC Secretariat in Gaborone said invitations were sent to all member states who confirmed that they would participate in the meeting.

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Something ought to be done about deadly A3 Road

The accident which happened near Marapong village comes after yet another horrific accident which claimed 16 lives in July last year near Hubona. These stats don’t include other accidents where fatalities were not as many as the two.While several factors may have contributed to the two accidents and many others, many believe the biggest with that road is the bad state that the road is in. Unconfirmed reports in the most recent accident state...

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