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
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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