Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Opinions

Discourse analysis in Botswana media: the case of language as a social construct ? Fear or Hatred?

As one who enjoys language and truly one who uses words as a writer, I never stop to paying attention to detail in how...

Mogae?s brand of democracy is flawed

Last week, President Festus Mogae used the occasion of his party?s national council to part ways with the elementary principles of democracy, as they...

Letter to Pretty Face!

Hello dear. You must be trembling reading this letter. I know it is totally unexpected. But I hope it comes as a pleasant...

Mugabe?s endgame playing out in Harare

After holding his country and most of southern Africa at ransom for a good number of years, Robert Mugabe?s endgame is now indisputably underway...

Even in death Kenneth Koma continues to divide his followers

I had wanted to take my laptop to Mahalapye to report on Kenneth Koma?s funeral. I had to choose between it, a walking stick...

Word of advice to Harry Mothei

Dear Editor Well, after all is said and done, the problem with heavy traffic in the capital city, Gaborone, still persists and seems to be...

A case of one Samuel Moribame and two separate persons

Dear Editor What is in a name? There could be a lot to it as I have come to learn. I have been avoiding this...

BCP outclasses the 40 year old BNF

Dear Editor The recent spate of by- elections, in particular at Mathangwane and Sefhophe, have proved to the main opposition , the Botswana National Front...

LEA should not become just another employment bureau

The Government and parliament have to be commended for having availed sizeable resources to creating the Local Enterprise Authority. The decision to create LEA bears...

I will celebrate Easter only if?

Easter is just around the corner. In this part of the world, the faithful are getting ready to go to their various pilgrimages. There...