The audacity of Ian Khama's privilege

Khama spent the week railing against Masisi in interviews PIC: MORERI SEJAKGOMO
Khama spent the week railing against Masisi in interviews PIC: MORERI SEJAKGOMO

We should not ignore what just happened in Serowe.

Former president, Ian Khama will perhaps go down in Botswana’s modern history as one of the most polarising political figures. No one will agree on what exactly his presidential legacy is.

His presidential term was contentious, problematic, discursive but also enlightening. Equally as it may seem, his post-presidency will be nothing different. If anything, it should make Batswana alive to their country, their social public discourse and the bar they set for their leaders.

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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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