A project deserving the nationís support

When the Zebras cantered to a famous 2-1 win over Mali last week Saturday, the nation was overwhelmed with joy. The sight at the new Francistown Sports Complex aptly summed what the beautiful game should represent.

A whole nation, with 26,662 representatives cramming the stadium, was united in joy.

The moment proved the power of football in bringing together people from across sections. New heroes had been born as Peter Butler’s charges struck sweet revenge on a team that had proved to be a bogey side over the years.

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Happy Independence!

We are 56 years old and what do we have to show for it? Looking at where Botswana started and where it is today, there are a lot of developments, but whether the developments match the number of years we have enjoyed as a country is a topic for another day.The fact that cannot be denied is we have seen major developments, but we are still lacking in several pertinent areas.Our beautiful country imports almost everything. We import fuel, food,...

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