Chronicles of horror food safety

Past due: Food safety standards are in the spotlight. PIC: FOOD- HACKS.COM
Past due: Food safety standards are in the spotlight. PIC: FOOD- HACKS.COM

In 1999, a strange incident happened at Tlhalogang Community Junior Secondary School in Borolong near Francistown.

Learners reported that their classmates were complaining of stiff necks and general unease.  The affected students were all mysteriously nodding their heads repeatedly.  As authorities and parents became aware of the mystery, many believed witchcraft or demonic forces were at play.

“There was a belief that the children had been attacked by demonic forces or that something of a similar nature was afflicting them,” says an official who was close to the matter at the time.

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Implement the recommendations Mr. President

The nation is eagerly awaiting this report to have a glimpse of what the recommendations are like, possibly for further debate. Mr. President, it’s our ardent hope that true to your promises, the public will have an opportunity to peruse the report and see if it reflects their interests as the Commission went around the length and breadth of the country collecting views of the people with some choosing to write to the Commission’s...

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