Dear Young Person: You want a Revolution? Be the Damn Revolution

Dear Young Citizen of Botswana There will be no revolution, no thunderous waves of angry voices marching in the streets of Gaborone, Francistown or that dusty place called Serowe. There will be no youth revolt like the Arab spring or an enduring movement like #occupywallstreet. But there will be clout chasing, limelight hogging, defence of... Continue Reading →

The Response To The BCPYL call for Boko’s Head is Indicative of a Culture of Intolerance Towards Dissent and We should Be Concerned

The Botswana Congress Party Youth League (BCPYL) in a statement that has since been retracted called for Duma Boko to give up the presidency of the Umbrella for Democratic Chance (UDC). The reaction to their position was met with vitriol by members of the Botswana National Front, being Boko’s political clansmen. On Tuesday 20 January... Continue Reading →

Open Letter To H.E MEK Masisi

Dear Mr. President I would like to extend my warm regards on your inauguration as President of the Republic of Botswana. I heard that it rained in Botswana again on the day of your inauguration. O motho a ratwa ke pula. I, for one, do not know the significance thereof but like many I am tempted... Continue Reading →

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