Monday, March 30, 2020

Opinions

Masisi, Khama & coronavirus

President Mokgweetsi Masisi should be careful not to make his predecessor Ian Khama a hero, or even a martyr. He does not...

BDF Should Ask China for Help with Anti-Poaching

The recent death of a BDF soldier has actually disrupted my sequenced Botswana military history write-ups. The death of this Special Forces...

A Parliament of damn slackers and fraudsters signals another era of mediocrity!

If there is one lesson we learnt from the 11th Parliament of the Republic of Botswana is that Members of Parliament are at...

Zimbabwe’s false dawn; how the military ran the people’s dreams aground

A little over three years ago the world woke up to the hoarse voice of a military general in Zimbabwe effectively telling...

Boy Wives and Female Husbands: Should Botswana be Worried?

I must first start by stating that, I am heterosexual, I look at women. I don’t look at other Men. I am...

Armies and Epidemics: The Military Role in the Epidemic

All epidemiologists will agree on one major truth that epidemics come in cycles. The world is currently battling with the Coronavirus epidemic...

People cashed off the Khama name; the trend is gaining pace under Masisi

Generally, Batswana accept that their country is in a pretty bad shape. Many Batswana are at the say time...

The Sinking of the Mendi

“A ga ya re mokgosi odule moseja ole, Go le thata, tau tse ditonadi lotlhaganye: Go...

Corona virus may reach us

New ideas regarding the wisdom of continuing with some of the outdated customary practices such as mourners returning from the grave side...

BNF’s sins of endless hesitation

Many years of trying to cobble a united opposition in Botswana has left the Botswana National Front worse off and with very...