'Give Fathers A Fighting Chance'

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OTSE: Fathers have been asked to play a greater role in the upbringing of their children.

Giving the keynote address at the International Day of the Family under the theme "Father and Families: Responsibilities and Challenges" at this South East District village last week, former First Lady Olebile Masire said fathers have a duty to support and strengthen the status of the family.

"Fathers should help mothers raise children by supporting them with education, good health and other social needs," she said, acknowledging that some fathers have demonstrated commitment in this regard. 

Editor's Comment
Bravo, Matlala JSS for recognising employees!

Last Friday, Matlala Junior Secondary School (JSS) in Tlokweng did just that – they organised an event to honour their teachers and support staff. This gesture is truly commendable, as teachers occupy a pivotal role in the lives of our children.To be completely candid, teachers are the ones who shape our children from a very tender age, investing a significant amount of time in their growth and development. It's not uncommon to hear parents...

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