Opinions

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.

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

09 Sep 2019

By Cde Nikolai Olebeng

Do away with the Principal Residence and capacitate Registration Officers

06 Sep 2019

By Adam Phatlhe

A month away from the 2019 elections

06 Sep 2019

By Dan Molaodi

BDP Pledges to create meaningful jobs for Batswana

06 Sep 2019

By Mpho Balopi

Botswana is set to undergo a massive economic transformation that will bring it fully into the 21stcentury if the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP), led by President Masisi, has anything to do with it.  

In its 2019 Election Manifesto, the BDP has made job creation its main priority.

The question is, how is the BDP going to do this?

Are the AU and SADC Africa’s undertakers?

02 Sep 2019

Although the constitution allows for people to peacefully demonstrate in favor of or against anything imposed on them, the government of Zimbabwe has virtually outlawed any form of demonstration, thereby closing any semblance of opening for their views to be heard.

Air Botswana schedule fiasco killing travel in and out of Botswana

02 Sep 2019

For months now, too many people have been inconvenienced by Air Botswana’s inability to be on time and on schedule.

There is no doubt that the airline is in distress.

Just why the management and the board are not calling May Day remains a mystery.

It is a fiasco that has been allowed to get out of control.

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