Thekiso adds colour to the dusty streets of Nata

Thabiso Thekiso PIC. THALEFANG CHARLES
Thabiso Thekiso PIC. THALEFANG CHARLES

NATA: Thabiso Thekiso, a young art teacher from Gaborone, found himself with a dying soul in small dusty village of Nata in the northern end of Makgadikgadi Pans, where children are bored as they sit aimless without recreation.

The young artist-turned-teacher decided to add colour to the children’s lives through art and entrepreneurship.

“I was uninspired with a dying soul at my teaching job,” he said somewhat cryptically. “I wanted freedom and also to assist these kids by growing their talent.”

Editor's Comment
A step in the right direction

That is indeed a welcome development, especially looking at the fact that the manual way of doing things is slowly disappearing and competency in the use of computers and other digital gadgets has become a must.The simple way of looking at it is just an example that almost all companies have gone completely digital and school leavers will be better placed after leaving school, because they will already be familiar with the use of computers.The...

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