Biography: France Maphosa is Professor of Sociology at The University of Botswana. He has a PhD in Sociology and the title of his thesis was The Role of Kinship in Indigenous Businesses in Zimbabwe. He has worked for the National University of Lesotho, the University of Zimbabwe. He was Head of the Department of Sociology at the University of Zimbabwe for six years. He also worked for the Biomedical Research and Training Institute (BRTI), Zimbabwe and the Zimbabwe Young Men’s Christian Association as a Research Consultant and Executive Director respectively. He has supervised a number of PhD students and is currently the Coordinator of Graduate Studies in the Department of Sociology at the University of Botswana.