Regaining the key to life

As far back as many of today’s adults will remember, the expression ‘education is the key to life’ was inculcated in learners as a mantra for success.

Whether that education is academic or vocational, institution or home-based, education is critical in the development of well-rounded, literate, ambitious individuals who can meaningfully contribute to their communities and countries.

That expression echoed loud and frequently decades ago when policymakers and advocates confronted reluctant communities and parents with the gospel of education.

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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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