Sunday, August 9, 2020

Editorials

You think Covid-19 is bad for Botswana; climate change will be far worse!

Across the world Covid-19 has unsettled countries and rattled those in leadership as they grow unease and anxious – totally confused on...

Covid-induced high food prices stoking more anxiety

Since around February when it became apparent that the country would go on a lockdown, food prices have been on an upward...

We just have to accept that Coronavirus will be with humanity for a long time

Botswana like the rest of the world has with time become more aware of the effects of Coronavirus pandemic on the economy...

Imagination and ambition can rescue the tourism sector

Coronavirus has dealt a deadly blow to Botswana’s tourism sector. Getting the sector back to life will require imagination...

Current fuel shortage situation should have been handled far much better

Botswana is currently experiencing an acute fuel supply shortage across the whole country. Almost all filling stations were at the time of...

Botswana government can ignore ATI, but not his message

Over the last few days, popular musician and artist AT has ramped up his political message against Botswana Government.

As economic rebooting starts, Botswana faces a new reckoning

As attempts to restart the economy begin, it is important for those tasked with managing the economy to have one eye on...

Poverty and the story of two Botswanas

There used to be a belief among many people, including Batswana, quite true at the time – that education was one of...

Schools reopening riven with desperation undertones

Botswana Government has not always shown mastery in its messaging and also in communicating with parents on matters of education.There is needed...

Fact-checking Botswana government response to EU blacklisting

It is now common cause that Botswana has received a letter from the European Union giving the country a heads-up that they...