Karate coach has critics eating humble pie


When Christopher Ponatshego was appointed karate national team coach, the Botswana Karate Association (BOKA) was criticised for the move.

Ponatshego was seen as BOKA president, Tshepho Bathai’s blue-eyed boy.

Ponatshego made some unpopular decisions, which included dropping national team darlings, Oratile Caiphus and Thato Malunga ahead of the African Games.

Editor's Comment
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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