Sunday, September 25, 2022

Opinions

NBFIRA has literally slept on the job by dismally failing to regulate and supervise BFM

Non-Bank Financial Institutions Regulatory Authority (NBFIRA) Mission statement is ‘To regulate and supervise Non-Banking Financial Institutions for the purpose of contributing towards financial stability’....

“The forest” Phenomenon: Pay for performance (P4P) on the quality of primary care

The global health community is paying greater attention to the “forest” that is, overall health system reforms and how provider payment arrangements interact with...

God Save the King from the End of an Era

A man we have always known as Prince Charles has just evolved into King Charles III. Charles came into the lime light as an...

Masisi treating Ketlogetswe J’s interference issue against the CJ as trivial and of no consequence

As the story of Executive arm of government’s real or perceived influence over the judiciary grows legs by each passing day, commentary on the...

Crunch time is coming for the opposition collective in Botswana

The opposition political parties in all their fragmented and disparate identities are sleep-walking into an elephant trap set for  them more by circumstance than...

As much as the BDP has lost interest in governing, the opposition does not know what it stands for anymore!

A disastrous performance at the 1994 general election appeared to confirm that the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) was finally headed to the exit...

As Botswana mourns the passing of Mmamosadinyana, the state should do away with Sedition Law

Writing in the Comparative and International Law Journal of Southern Africa in 2008, Professor Tachilisa Balule stated that some states in SADC still have...

District Commissioner Boepetswe dies  

Long-time friends and associates of former district commissioner, former deputy clerk of the National Assembly, former chairperson of the public service commission, former deputy...

Holiday at the Village of Semotswane  

I guess many people from the southern part of the country have never been to the village of Semotswane, let alone known where it...

Public spat between CJ and Justice Ketlogetswe turns nasty on politics and tribalism issues

The public spat between the Chief Justice Terrence Rannowane and Justice Gaopalelwe Ketlogetswe that has gripped the nation for the last two weeks or...