UB Graduates On Bended Knees For Jobs

University of Botswana PIC: MORERI SEJAKGOMO
University of Botswana PIC: MORERI SEJAKGOMO

Graduating and ultimately landing a job is a sought-after dream by any student. After performing well in their chosen field, their expectations are raised high, but sadly that is no longer the case as thousands of graduates roam the streets jobless.

After eagerly waiting for years to obtain jobs to no avail the now desperate graduates accuse government of failing them.  They said they were told to get qualifications for a better life, but instead they are still swimming in a pool of poverty.

More than 200 University of Botswana (UB) humanities graduates recently took their desperation to another level petitioning the government for lack of employment opportunities.

Editor's Comment
A step in the right direction

That is indeed a welcome development, especially looking at the fact that the manual way of doing things is slowly disappearing and competency in the use of computers and other digital gadgets has become a must.The simple way of looking at it is just an example that almost all companies have gone completely digital and school leavers will be better placed after leaving school, because they will already be familiar with the use of computers.The...

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