Fare thee well Mike

Fallen hero: Mike loved his children and would never miss a moment to celebrate their milestones
Fallen hero: Mike loved his children and would never miss a moment to celebrate their milestones

Back in 1993 I was employed by Mmegi as a cub reporter. Upon resumption of duty in the newsroom, I found amongst others Mike Mothibi. Mmegi’s KAGISO SEKOKONYANE pays tribute to the fallen hero, Mothibi

Mike had come in earlier in February and I came in seven months later. I later learnt he had joined the newspaper from Maun where he had been teaching at Maun Secondary School.

The other veterans were Pamela Dube, Mesh Moeti and Keto Segwai. Sechele ‘Sechmore’ Sechele was the newspaper editor. This cohort of journalists hand-held me and I quickly learnt the ropes of journalism.

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Routine child vaccination imperative

The recent Vaccination Day in Motokwe, orchestrated through collaborative efforts between UNICEF, USAID, BRCS, and the Ministry of Health, underscores a commendable stride towards fortifying child health services.The painful reality as reflected by the Ministry of Health's data regarding the decline in routine immunisation coverage since the onset of the pandemic, is a cause for concern.It underscores the urgent need to address the...

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