Masisi O Biditse, Batswana Ba Arabile

“Mo itlhophele re mmone tsotsi! Tso-otsi o rata mang wee tsotsi!” Last week, many of us got to play childhood games on choice – perhaps a reminder of future obligations.

“Tamati so-so so-so-so-so! O rata mang?! Nna?! Ga ke go rate!” Following the announcement by the Chief Justice that President Mokgweetsi EK Masisi is the elected President of Botswana, the chant of the tamati so-so song and game came to mind.

His party was first past the post. Counting of ballots in numerous other areas proceeded, to determine the Members of Parliament in those areas. However, the decision had been made.

Editor's Comment
Implement the recommendations Mr. President

The nation is eagerly awaiting this report to have a glimpse of what the recommendations are like, possibly for further debate. Mr. President, it’s our ardent hope that true to your promises, the public will have an opportunity to peruse the report and see if it reflects their interests as the Commission went around the length and breadth of the country collecting views of the people with some choosing to write to the Commission’s...

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