Forever Is Over!

Forever is over! Screamed a local newspaper on its front page late last week. The hardcore that I am, even I was stunned.

Fact is, some Batswana just get a kick from other people’s woes and as in this case, especially marriage troubles.

This is one topic I swore never to touch, but as it turns out, I have failed. I never wanted to touch this one, as it hits right home.

Editor's Comment
Urgent call: Stop the killing!

The previous week, we had an article about a police officer shooting his wife, and turning the gun on himself, whilst he died, his wife survived and is still in the hospital.Sadly that was not the only article we carried on intimate partner killings. There was the Francistown case, where a young woman allegedly stabbed her ‘former boyfriend’ and many others which were reported throughout the week.As all the reports were coming in, a Botswana...

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