We are not neglecting crime-Police


A senior police officer, Near Bagali has dismissed as untrue, the  talk that they have neglected their core mandate of protecting human life and property but instead harass people over COVID-19 related matters.

There has been an outcry from some members of the public alleging abuse by the police in relation to COVID-19 regulations. The public across social media platforms has been accusing the police of neglecting crime, yet appear more visible towards the fight against the spread of the corona virus.

Frustrated members of the public said their lives were at risk as criminals always found their way into homes and got away with hard earned money and valuables. The irate public said some people have in the process got injured and some nearly lost their lives in armed robberies.

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Botswana deserves ideal political leaders

This remains to be seen, particularly as opposite unity has been seeing its ups and downs. In 2012, three opposition parties namely the Botswana National Front (BNF), the Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD), and the Botswana National Front (BNF) formed a political alliance under the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC). The Botswana Congress Party (BCP) would, after rebuffs, join the coalition in 2017.The promise made by the coalition to its...

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