Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Opinions

Global Money Week: An Opportunity to Promote Financial Literacy from an Early Age

The COVID-19 pandemic demonstrates to us the value of financial resilience – the ability to withstand and recover from financial hardship. The pandemic has...

So there is a South African virus, but not China virus?

It is an acceptable practice to call a virus by the name of the country, region or place where it came. So by that...

Botswana is probably guilty of overselling Elias Magosi for SADC top job

There is a clear unwillingness on the part of Botswana to get even with the Democratic Republic of Congo as a way of reaching...

Too many unanswered questions in the Xumabee Helicopter Crash Preliminary

The Ministry of Transport and Communications has released a communiqué of preliminary findings of the Xumabee Helicopter crash that claimed the life of local...

Wakeup call to NGOs: Covid-19 and our Collective Vision 

Botswana has a history of social activism going back several years. In fact, civic society organizations and NGOs are more, or less, as old...

Government Must Spell Confidence on its Vaccination Program

Its seems everything has been on course in the fight against Corona virus and that has been indicated by the current statistics on the...

My fears on the credibility of DPP, DCEC and DIS have been brutally confirmed

The shenanigans of what takes place behind closed doors before I am taken to court to answer for any charges brought by the Directorate...

Schools must stay open during the covid storm

Sometimes in February this year the UNICEF Chief, Henrietta Fore, released a statement in which she pointed to the “overwhelming evidence of the impact...

Whistleblowers, Traitors or PATRIOTS?

The nation is still in a state of extreme shock, as we now know the extreme lengths to which the people we trust with...

The current state of opposition has become a cause and effect of our decaying politics

However charitable one might want to be to the, the growth of one-party politics in Botswana should be blamed on opposition. Their conduct and general...