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African National Congress at 103

African National Congress at 103

JUST when you thought the party dust from the festive season had settled, the year opened with the African National Congress (ANC) celebrating 103 years of existence.

Rigours of crossing borders

Rigours of crossing borders

AFTER my two weeks sojourn in Bulawayo it was time to cross borders once again and return to South Africa.

Ushering in 2015

Ushering in 2015

AS I write this column I can safely say we are a few days before the New Year. We are like those restless passengers in the departure lounge of an airport waiting to board that flight destined for 2015.

Christmas once again

Christmas once again

IT’S Christmas once again, the celebratory occasion where we commemorate the birth of Jesus Christ.

Strategy paralysis

Strategy paralysis

ABOUT two weeks ago, I promised to talk to this topic, unfortunately, there were issues that needed immediate attention and I had to address the same.

Christmas is for family

Christmas is for family

IT’S that time of the year when Santa Claus rears his red head accompanied by jingle bells and Christmas Carols.

Mind your language

Mind your language

I was listening to a programme on radio where a DJ intimated that he had a 26-year-old Tswana woman who spoke no African language.

Domestic abuse

Domestic abuse

THE Labour ministry in South Africa recently published newly-gazetted minimum wages for domestic workers.

World political dynasties

World political dynasties

EXACTLY a month ago Botswana went to the polls for the 2014 general elections.

Parliamentary debate or debacle

Parliamentary debate or debacle

AN innocent bystander would not be blamed for thinking that the South African National Assembly is a noisy classroom.

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