Swapo has got itself into a right old fix, hasn’t it! The party appears to have been slightly over-enthusiastic in its attempt to burnish its image with political correctness. It amended the party constitution to provide for 50/50 gender representation in all its structures and decision-making bodies.
We all deserve a nice holiday every now and again, but no one needs a two-month holiday. However, that is exactly how long the country’s Cabinet has been on holiday. Cabinet held its last ordinary meeting on 3 December last year and only reconvened earlier this week on Tuesday 11 February.
IT has become somewhat trite to point out that our Government has launched many noble initiatives but invariable fails to implement them effectively. However, how can one avoid constantly pointing this out when Government seems to make the same mistakes over and over again and year after year?