Our system is broken


29 April 2016

For half a century, and without interruption, the ruling Botswana Democratic has won elections at the polling booth. They were able to fashion themselves as champions of democratic practice, unity of cause and tolerance of political dissent. This was the ruling party that cultivated an image as the prefect of pragmatic and prudent econ...omic management, especially when juxtaposed with the majority of African countries.