Sunday, July 5, 2020

Opinions

Letter to Queen Elizabeth

Your Majesty, not so long ago, I went for further studies in Britain. Before I left, I went around the village bidding my...

We should guard against erosion of our democratic heritage!

For many years, Botswana has been brandished about as Africa's shining example of democracy, good governance and respect for law. Those days are truly gone,...

PEEPA has lost the priceless commodity of trust

Once lost, trust is invariably almost always impossible to restore. Following leaked documents of spin last week, the burden to win back public confidence is...

Problems of small businesses from a company law perspective

In a perfect world, those who invest their hard earned money into small businesses ought to be aware of many of the very common...

Gov?t should crack the whip on ARV drugs thefts

There is growing evidence of collusion between some government officials, pharmacies and private doctors to steal government anti retroviral drugs for private sale. Given the...

Lesego Motsumi holds parliament in contempt, but it?s Mogae?s fault!

Ian Khama must now be the happiest man on earth. He also should consider himself the luckiest. The rush to appease, placate and mollify him knows...

Change is inevitable but what is Botswana changing into?

It is said that change is inevitable. To anyone who has lived long enough to remember any aspect of the past (however recent that...

Milingo Is My Man.

I guess it is not easy being Roman Catholic nowadays. The sect is getting a lot of bad press. As you might be...

Russia has done a lot for Africa and the world

Dear Editor With great surprise and disappointment, I have read the article ?What?s wrong with HIV positive? published by ?Below the Belt? columnist in The...

The Air Botswana Privatisation Mess

Dear Editor Following coverage of the Air Botswana privatization mess, I believe it is correct to have suspended the take-over by SA Airlink and would...