Friday, December 13, 2019

Opinions

A Minister of State or Lord of all he surveys?

I want to look, once again, at PEEPA. I suppose I could be indicted for overkill, paranoia even, or worse still, intellectual narcissism. But...

Mining houses must learn to nurture and live with trade unions

Botswana's mining houses, especially the two leading ones, Debswana and BCL, should find ways to nurture and work hand in hand with their in-house...

A discourse on the mystique and controversy surrounding PEEPA

I write this article to express disappointment about the shenanigans of those who have, so far, failed to tell the truth on a subject...

Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the CKGR

Recently, there has been a spate of articles in the local newspapers on the CKGR relocation issue. Although the views expressed therein offer nothing...

Will all Batswana celebrate 40 years of Independence?

Just next month, Botswana will celebrate 40 years of independence! Congratulations, Botswana! In countries like Zimbabwe, only Robert Mugabe can afford to celebrate independence anniversaries....

Critics are not enemies of the state! Part 2

Realizing that the war against the virus was far from being won, government moved a step further and adopted some hard line measures such...

So, What Kind of Cooperation? – Part 8

In an interview with Mmegi's Mesh Moeti, BNF President, Otsweletse Moupo emphatically stated, “The BNF has, over decades of painstaking political organizational work acquired considerable...

Is the Botswana market big enough for 6 commercial radio stations?

The bids for the three National Radio Broadcast licenses officially closed at the end of May. We now wait to see what is going...

So, what kind of cooperation? – Part 6

So, what kind of cooperation? - Part 6 By Dick Bayford* Following the un-banning of the liberation movement in the Republic of South Africa...