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Masisi has pre-empted Direct Election of the President as proposed in the Constitutional Review process by many Batswana

Speaking at the national congress of the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) Women’s Wing in Kanye recently, His Excellency the President Dr M.E.K. Masisi is...

Soaring prices otherwise known as inflation, are hurting Batswana

Our inflation rate surged from 10.6 per cent in April 2022 to 11.9 % in May, 2022. In response, the relevant authorities increased the...

Ending the ‘digital divide’ should start with providing the basics first

In wake of the past two and half years of the Covid 19 pandemic, the phrase ‘digital divide’ has become an increasingly critical conversation...

Another loss of a by election would make the BDP look really vulnerable

If the Botswana Democratic Party were to lose the Moselewapula by election, winning the general elections will become a lot harder for the BDP. President...

Reviewing BDP’s Bulela Ditswe

After the 2004 General Elections, in which the Opposition Parties gained 13 Parliamentary seats (BNF 12 and BCP 1), I was assigned to draft...

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