Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Opinions

Tsvangirai needs new advisors and a revamped think tank

Morgan Tsvangirai's Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) is mulling the possibility of pulling out of the Mbeki sponsored agreement signed between itself and Robert...

BOCISCOZ encourages implementation of agreement between ZANU and MDC

We, The Botswana Civil Society Solidarity Coalition for Zimbabwe (BOCISCOZ), acknowledge the signing of the agreement between Zanu-PF and the two MDC formations on...

Jwaneng gets a career counseling clinic for the youth

My friends and I have become aware of the high level of career ignorance amongst secondary school leavers. Career classes that are conducted by...

Botswana football still run by amateurish clowns

Circumstances surrounding the sponsorship of the Premier League are a stark reminder of just how gullible and deceivable we remain as a nation. From the...

How I ate independence in the village!

I went to eat independence in the village. Yep, I shocked the villagers by rocking up after so many years away....

A fully independent judiciary remains our last hope!

For many years now as a country we have basked in the glory of a democracy that ensured a strict separation of powers, with...

We could do without the Office of Vice President

I have always held His Honour the Vice President, Lieutenant General Mompati Merafhe, in high esteem for being intellectually gifted, smart and articulate. For...

What is wrong with our football?

What happened in Madagascar was indeed a disaster. I watched helplessly from Notwane Club's TV screen as we were humiliated by a less arrogant and...

We wish all Batswana a safe Independence Holidays period!

We feel duty bound to join other commentators and various media outlets who, throughout this week, have churned out swathes of editorial space dedicating...

Give the power back to the people

Automatic succession has done more damage to Botswana's credibility as a democracy than any other issue I can think of. Automatic succession has rendered democracy...