Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Opinions

Constitutional Review or Constitutional Review Process?

In his state of the nation address, His Excellency Dr. E. K.M. Masisi stated “Mister Speaker, the envisaged constitutional review is a delicate and...

Would you follow yourself?

Never one to pretend to be a master of the oblique angle, two weeks to the day Spencer Mogapi in his  weekly column The Watchdog  raised...

Time for Botswana to fully embrace the African Continental Free Trade Agreement

The African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCTA) presents a golden opportunity for Botswana to tap into new export markets and thereby boost economic...

Law Society of Botswana reads the Chief Justice the riot act

The Law Society of Botswana, itself established by the Section 55 (1) of the Legal Practitioners Act which reads ‘There shall be established a...

Dr Dow’s prescription should be taken with a cautionary

In a rare show of bravery, former cabinet minister Unity Dow broke ranks with her party and went on a tangent. From the onset we...

Armed Robberies: Test to Law Enforcement Agencies and Private Security Practitioners

Botswana has recently experienced a surge in a number of Armed Robberies targeting our Banking system whereby ATM’s and Cash Transit Vans are now...

Drs Khama and Masisi bitch fight is disgraceful but it is what Botswana needed for self-reflection!

It was a first for Botswana and Africa in general and affirmation of Botswana’s exceptionalism when Botswana introduced a two terms limitation on presidential...

Human Rights, Covid-19 & Adolescent consent to vaccination

It has been reported by (Guterres, 2021) as well as other global reports that the cataclysmic impact of COVID-19 and COVID-19 responses on human...

Where did the Registrar of the High Court get authority to detain Kgosi?

The Administration of Justice was over the weekend thrown into the limelight for all the wrong reasons after it emerged the Registrar of the...

The economy is core, not climate change

What are most regular people concerned about whenever they are asked about the state of their lives? In other words, what would be typical...