Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Opinions

Barack Obama for President of the USA.

For an African, life is generally tough. Due to poverty brought about by many factors, the lot of the African is not nice. ...

Driving schools colluding with transport officers

Dear Editor Drivers in Botswana are bad. This is shown by the high level of fatal car accidents. The arrest of transport officers in Mochudi as...

Topo James Molefhe: an abridged life

The most significant event I can recall near to the date of my father?s birth is the death of Vladimir Lenin in 1924. ...

SADC too must set up job centres for migrants

Botswana and South Africa have the same problem as the European Union. They all face a flood of illegal immigrants who, as the Global...

No amount of lawyers and judges will resolve the CKGR dispute

When government?s ill advised expedition into the CKGR ended in a disaster late last year, after losing the case at the High Court, many...

Let the Rastas go home (part 2)

Since time immemorial, man has had a yearning to migrate. We migrate for many reasons. Usually we migrate in search of a...

BPC should come clean on possible power crisis

Public information shows that Botswana imports close to 70 percent of her electricity supply. The true figure could actually be much higher. In one way or...

Poor leadership retards implementation

In his budget speech, Finance and Development Planning minister, Baledzi Gaolatlhe, once again accentuated poor program implementation as one of the critical impediments to...

Ministry of Finance should shed its image of an agent of regression

Traditionally, the Ministry of Finance in Botswana has enjoyed greater prestige than other ministries. This emanates from its role as a coordinating ministry. But it also...

Privatisation; The new law of capitalism

With the imminent privatization of certain parastatals, Botswana stands at the cusp of something monumental in its inexorable march to deeper capitalism. And...