Thursday, April 9, 2020

News

‘I hope prosperity gospel doesn’t survive coronavirus’ – Rev. Dibeela

Of the really insightful things that Reverend Dr. Prince Dibeela has to say when (literally) called upon to say a word on...

Coronavirus rescue package should have been in place by early March – Gaolathe

While he is keen to stress the importance of deferring to and supporting the decisions of the “authorities”, the Alliance for Progressives...

Food handlers still double as toilet cleaners as coronavirus knocks at all border gates

Accustomed to little or no oversight from municipal public health inspectors, most restaurant owners still use waiting staff to clean toilets –...

Should you greet with WHO-recommended elbow bump or fist bump?

If you sneeze into a flexed elbow, is it safe to also use that same elbow to greet people as a substitute...

Chobe community to literally make a killing as it auctions 88 animals

Against the wishes of former president Ian Khama and western animal-rights activists, an auction of 88 wild animals will be held in...

Khama shall not use state resources to seek spiritual enlightenment- Dow

Should former President Ian Khama wish to seek spiritual advice, personal reflections, and scriptural enlightenment from the likes of the Dalai Lama,...

Botswana’s anti-coronavirus laws have long existed, are never enforced

A June 10, 1964 law that Botswana inherited on September 30, 1966 states that ‘any person who unlawfully or negligently does any...

You don’t organize elections to lose them – Tshabang

For as long as the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) remains under the control of the Office of the President (OP) the ruling...

This school is evidence that community trusts are a menace to the community

When the Roman Catholic Church established the Gabane Private Secondary School (GPSS) in 1993, it wanted to revive an independence-era model of...

Fears German company might have imported coronavirus

There is panic at the government enclave that some employees of Kromberg & Schubert Botswana – a German company - who had...