Sunday, July 12, 2020

Opinions

Botswana on a wing and a prayer!

Botswana still needs God. Getting things in order has become like a wild goose chase – more or less. The more things...

Covid-19 pandemic; Botswana not out of the woods yet!

Infectious diseases have been around since time immemorial! Even some of the biblical plagues may have been due to infections. The deadliest...

Sandy Grant: Memoirs on Botswana’s Development

Last week I received a soft copy of a recently published book by one of the pioneering developers of this country. After...

What was the objective of our liberation?

Why were these freedom fighters: Robert Sobukwe, Zeph Mothopeng, Jafta Masemola and many others imprisoned. Why were these freedom fighters Onkgopotse Tiro,...

The UDC should take advantage of the BDP’s harrowing misfortunes and stop blaming the voters!

It is generally believed that the period shortly after a general election is important in separating chancers from serious contenders to the...

BDP and BNF ineptitudes conspiring to put BCP and Dumelang Saleshando aloft

Dumelang Saleshando is in his element.In fact he has been since coming back into parliament as official Leader of Opposition and presumptive...

Ntsweng Heritage Site

Finally Bakwena are rising to their rightful place. The announcement regarding the construction of the Ntsweng Heritage Site is indeed a great...

Remembering June 14 raid by South African commandos

In the morning thirty-five years ago today, authorities in this country were still verifying the number of dead in the South African...

“…a riot is the language of the unheard…”

The resistance to acknowledge and accept diversity in character, tradition and, you got it, race, is something that has been ongoing for...

Moyo-Guma says he’s coming back; will he seek a comeuppance?

If Samson Moyo-Guma is as reported itching for a latest round of a political fight, then he goes into it weaker than...