A re go ja eng?(9)

Ke seo sebagana seleele sa rona, e leng mosepele wa rona wa go ja….. se ntse se taologela pele.

Go bula tsela gompieno re re, re setse re kile ra supa gore fa Motswana a rata selo, a se itumelela, a re o se ja monate. E tlaa re Tshelwana a utlwa pina e opelwa fale ka botswerere a re, ‘Hei, pina ele ke e ja monate gore! A raya gore o a e rata, o a e itumelela. Mme ga se dilo fela jaaka yone pina tse Motswana a tle a re o di ja monate. E a re fa motho a ka dira tiro nngwe ka botswerere ya itumelelwa, Motswana a re o ja motho yoo monate.

E le sekai a re re basimane ba ga Kgabutlwe kwa Gapalakhudu, Masigo le Malematsi, ba tsogile ba tlhabile podi. Ba bua ba fetsa mme Dintlhotse a ema a apaya serobe. Fa se setse se budule, go tloga go tsholwa, ga tsena Tlhobaelo mme le ene a newa mogopo wa gagwe. Ke yoo a isa ganong a utlwa go le monate thata. Go utlwa monate oo, Tlhobaelo a re, ‘Hei, serobe se se monate thata. Go ne go apeile mang?’ Malematsi a re, ‘Go ne go apeile Dintlhotse.’ A ipoeletsa Tlhobaelo a re,’Fa e le gore ke ene mosimane yo o itse go apaya thata.’ A tla gape Malematsi a re, ‘Tsotlhe di ka mo tlhola mme fa e le serobe sone rra, nnyaa. A a se  go apeele o tlaa mo ja monate mosimane yo. Foo ga a na molekane.’  Tlhobaelo a re, Ke dumela tota ke a se utlwa.’ Gone fa, ka go ja Dintlhotse monate, Malematsi o raya gore e tlaa re fa Tlhobaelo a tlaa itumelela mosimane, a mo rata, e bo e le fa a apeile serobe ka o itse go se apaya thata. O setswerere.

Editor's Comment
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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