Monday, October 3, 2022

In-Depth

Gen Galebotswe – An officer and a gentleman

Retired General Gaolathe Galebotswe has always been at the beginning historical change in the annals of the Botswana defence Force (BDF) When his predecessor General...

BPF without Khama would be like tenderpreneurship without BDP membership

The leader of South African Communist Party, Blade Nzimande, has bequeathed to the English language a useful word that describes the intersection of commerce and politics...

The struggle for inclusion for people with disabilities

With just a little more than two months until Botswana observes the International Day for Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) there are growing calls for...

Will COP27 unlock climate financing for Botswana?

Funding to help poorer countries curb their emissions and strengthen their resilience will be a key issue as countries gather in November for the...

Colonialism scarred Botswana, neo-colonialism inflicts fresh wounds

The queen is dead but it would be unrealistic to expect the 75-year old king to live long. Queen Elizabeth II seemed a nice...

The Khamas can’t bear thought of losing an election  

When then Vice President Ian Khama ran for the Serowe North seat in 1998, there were allegations in the press about his opposition opponent...

Fake agrochemicals are a source of concern

Fake agrochemicals that are being brought into Botswana illegally and distributed to farmers all over the nation pose a threat to their health as...

‘BDP govt has resources to unmask France Museveni’

Addressing a press conference at the recent Botswana Democratic Party’s national congress in Tsabong, President Mokgweetsi Masisi claimed that the party doesn’t have technical...

Letters by BPF MPs, councillors have Khama’s handwriting all over them

A possible loss by Tshekedi Khama in next month’s election congress of the Botswana Patriotic Front is said to be the real reason former...

‘Shots designed to embarrass or ridicule unsuspecting MPs shall not be shown’

Truth be told, a good many people watch parliament proceedings for their entertainment value. However, such value will be substantially decreased in not too...