There is life after cancer

DR Mompati Mmalane delivering his speech at the cancer survivors event at Gwest on Saturday
DR Mompati Mmalane delivering his speech at the cancer survivors event at Gwest on Saturday

The Cancer Association of Botswana (CAB) held its second consecutive commemorative event to mark the National Cancer Survivor Day at Jack’s Gym in Gaborone West over the weekend.

Cancer survivors, volunteers, media practitioners and other members of the public thronged the venue for the event, which was held under the theme, ‘Cancer can be treated: Let’s get physical’.

Jack’s Gym coordinator Lisa Ouisthuzen said the emphasis was on physical activity because regular exercises could help survivors to fully recover.

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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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