Makwapa's rags-to-riches odyssey


PALAPYE: Stories of rags-to -riches cannot be finished without mention of one by Palapye-based businessman Nonofo Makwapa.


For over four decades or blood, sweat and tears, Makwapa masterfully built a family business brand that started off with all the hallmarks of humble beginnings: a rickety 4X4  mobile tuck shop in the middle of a then still very much backward  Palapye village.

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Happy Independence Day!

Independence Day holds immense significance for Batswana as a whole. It offers a moment for reflection and celebration of the country's achievements, while also prompting introspection.We must honestly assess whether the number of years of independence aligns with the progress we have made. While there is certainly much to celebrate, there are also pressing issues that require the attention of relevant stakeholders. Many Batswana are facing...

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