Create space for civil society in NDP 11 review

Universal Access: Every child in Botswana has the right to education
Universal Access: Every child in Botswana has the right to education

On Monday November   18, 2019, His Excellency President Dr. Eric Keabetswe Mokgweetsi Masisi delivered the State of the Nation Address.

In his introduction, His Excellency informed the nation that the current National Development Plan (2017 - 2023) is under review.

Recognising the contribution made by Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in the development of the nation, BONELA therefore appeals to His Excellency to ensure that space for CSOs to meaningfully engage in the review process is created.

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Are police trigger-happy?

Unfortunately, that day turned sour for those who were shopping at Sefalana Cash and Carry in Gaborone West Industrial.The exchange of fire that ensued between members of the Botswana Police Service (BPS) and robbers who had allegedly robbed a G4S cash-in-transit vehicle left two civilians dead, three robbers struck down, and an undisclosed number of citizens wounded.One deceased civilian is reportedly an employee of the Citizen Entrepreneurial...

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