Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Opinions

Is the UDC on a Possible Self destruction Mode?

The Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) is a party which seems to have lately been infected with self-destructive controversy, which puts to...

Mr President, Chinese contractors are causing mayhem in the building industry

The construction industry absorbs the majority of the unskilled and semiskilled in our labour force. It must once again play that key...

Financial Teamwork: Something to Introspect About

For the past couple of months, I have watched in great awe as Batswana rallied behind the local businesses under one slogan,...

Remembering previous Justices of Botswana

The recent death of Human Rights Advocate George Bizos of South Africa reminded me of the many Botswana justices and lawyers he...

A reflection on the Breast Cancer Awareness Launch: “Itse Mabele a gago” – Approaches to Care for Breast Cancer:

I recently watched the launch of the Breast Cancer awareness campaign with the theme, “Itse MABELE a gago”, which was live streamed...

Judicial Corporal Punishment

There are many countries around the world that have corporal punishment prescribed in their statutes. One of those countries that come into...

Here is how businesses can prepare for Covid 19 sponsored long-term opportunities

In every crisis, there is hope. With 3,172 confirmed cases and 16 deaths in Botswana as at the 4th October 2020, and...

Balopi apologises for potential Covid-19 super spreader he should have avoided

Less than a week after the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) Members of Parliament passed a motion to extend the State of Public...

Why history matters. Part 2

Part of the reason why History is mocked is largely because it is misunderstood – or perhaps – understood in part. There...

So how then do we achieve financial independence?

In the last week edition in this space, I made an observation relating to our political independence vs financial one. I stated...