Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Opinions

The advent of Blacks Bashers

I have been exposed to some anti-Black literature recently which I find rather amusing. The critics, both black and white, may as well be...

How to care for your culture and identity

By coincidence, the issue of Culture and Identity in planning was raised the same week we had a lesson in the matter by the...

Thinking of Ambi, Inecto, Seven Days, and American Me and Go Black!

There was a time when skin lightening creams were in vogue. Every woman who considered herself a lady had to use any of...

Police Commissioner Tsimako should prove his mettle

The nation is still reeling with shock from news that a young woman who had run for safety into a police station in Francistown...

Have it while…

Dear Editor, ‘While you can.' Or, as the poetic would utter, ‘seize the moment'. Here is a brand-new old world in which the smart don't...

The concept of Credit

Dear Editor Simply defined, credit is the supply of goods and services now, in exchange for a promise to pay later. It follows that it...

A national decision should be made, not just on BHC but other parastatals as well

The ongoing debate in parliament brought by the Member of Parliament for Gaborone Central, Dumelang Saleshando, through his motion on the Botswana Housing Corporation...

Ian, thank you for killing Ian Smit.

When we were kids we had a torrid time. We lived a life of fear and uncertainty. We did not fear our parents....

Realising the Benefits of Outsourcing

Outsourcing (or contracting out) has for many years been at the very core of Botswana Government's efforts to improve service delivery in the public...

Another look at frontrunners for the position of Vice President!

As the year lazily winds down into closure, a big decision awaits to be made by the country's future President, Ian Khama. It is a...