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Masisi: Can he transform the country without reforming the party?

23 Sep 2019

By Lawrence Ookeditse

UDC, BPF two step-dance; a marriage made in hell

16 Sep 2019

It was always a matter of time before the limitations of a UDC and BPF romance were exposed.

Consorting with Botswana Patriotic Front has for UDC been a strategic and even fatal mistake.

Khama posits chaos and anarchy for the UDC (Part II)

16 Sep 2019

By Cde Nikolai Olebeng*

There is a Third Force in the South African Violence

16 Sep 2019

By Richard Moleofe

The recent killings that have taken place in South Africa in the past weeks call for a thorough examination of the problem from a security point of

view. There is more than one reason why this violence is happening and there is likely a group behind the scenes that has given fuel to it.

MASISI’S “NEW BDP” EMBOLDENS THERISANYO

16 Sep 2019

The Botswana Democratic Party has undergone renewal from time to time occasioned by changes to its leadership. The first Leader of the Party was Sir Seretse Khama, followed by Sir Ketumile Masire, who was succeeded by HE Festus Gontebanye Mogae, and thereafter HE Lt General Seretse Khama Ian Khama.

Robert Mugabe

16 Sep 2019

History has markers every step of its way. It keeps records of its patient existence that grows by the second.

History is a truth that cannot be tempered with yet many have tried only to be shamed by its unmovable presence, if you care.

We might inadvertently be building a monster in Masisi

09 Sep 2019

One of the greatest attributes about the late South African president and struggle icon, Nelson Mandela has been his ability to forgive.

Mandela believed in the infinite goodness of humanity and went at great lengths to honour that part of mankind.

After staying in jail for almost a generation he walked out preaching peace and reconciliation for his race-war ravaged country.

Lessons Sobukwe and Africanists bequeathed the African people

09 Sep 2019

“It is better to starve in freedom than to have plenty in bondage”, Mangaliso Robert Sobukwe, founding President of the Pan 
Africanist Congress.

China’s Cross-Cultural Dialogue with Africa

09 Sep 2019

By Richard Moleofe

The BPF petty and personality politics will harm the UDC chances!

09 Sep 2019

The polling date for the 2019 Botswana general election has been set and election campaigns have moved into top gear. Commentators and politicians are having a field day with some making sense and others making no sense but still making headlines.

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