Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Opinions

The teenage daughter!

The feedback I have received so far is that everyone is happy. Perfectly happy. For married women, their husbands are on their best behaviour....

Tribute to D.K. Kwelagobe as he leaves the position of BDP Secretary General after 27 years

Over these President's Holidays, at his home village in Molepolole, Daniel Kwelagobe, a respected politician of immense oratorical gifts will retire after 27 years...

Art of Politicking: the BDP Congress!

In contrast to the BNF's hastily convened “killing itself softly” Congress to elect the new Central Committee, the BDP will, as per the party...

Government should take active interest at BPOPF

This week, the Chief Executive Officer of the Botswana Public Pension Fund, Ephraim Letebele, announced that the Fund's Trustees had appointed six asset managers. It...

Divorcees, we are giving you a second chance!

After a hectic last few months, I have made up my mind. In fact, this should have been my New Year's resolution. A...

BDP members must avoid reigniting their old wars next week

At long last, the warmongering inside the ruling BDP seems to be subsiding. It is a refreshing yet surprising mood given that exactly two years...

The Future landscape of Gaborone

It's now time for a review of the Gaborone Development Plan. The job is actually ongoing and is in the hands of experienced urban...

We Welcome Police Commissioner Thebeyame Tsimako

The man who has been Botswana Police Commissioner for the past three years, Edwin J. Batshu, has officially retired from office. Although he had been...

Privatisation in Botswana: why institutional choice matters

Recent utterances on privatisation in the press, parliament and the general public demonstrate a general lack of ease with the process. The BCP has...

Response to story on racism in Botswana Muslim community

Dear Editor, I was dismayed at the content of your last week's leading story. I wish to clarify that my paper on racist tendencies of...