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Cancer Association Botswana PIC: KABO MPAETONA
Cancer Association Botswana PIC: KABO MPAETONA

Unthinkable as it sounds, men can and are developing breast cancer as witnessed by rising cases in Botswana. As Mmegi wraps up its coverage of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Staff Writer, MBONGENI MGUNI, looks beyond the male ego and discovers that with cancer, ignorance is anything but bliss

Whether he is willing to admit it or not, every man for most of his life blissfully drifts about with little thought about his own mortality.

Coupled with the masculine macho, both instinctive and taught socially, men are far less likely to concern themselves with their long-term health or the effects thereupon of their habits today.

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Botswana deserves ideal political leaders

This remains to be seen, particularly as opposite unity has been seeing its ups and downs. In 2012, three opposition parties namely the Botswana National Front (BNF), the Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD), and the Botswana National Front (BNF) formed a political alliance under the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC). The Botswana Congress Party (BCP) would, after rebuffs, join the coalition in 2017.The promise made by the coalition to its...

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