Bathai to quit BOKA

Farewell: Bathai addressing the BOKA committee PIC: KENNEDY RAMOKONE
Farewell: Bathai addressing the BOKA committee PIC: KENNEDY RAMOKONE

It was his dream to lead Botswana karate for four years and Tshepho Bathai had to fight tooth and nail to win the elections, which were marred with controversy in 2021.

There was even a legal tussle that nearly resulted in the process being declared null and void. Bathai, who was leading the battalion, took the elections to his second home village of Kanye.

That was in May and he eventually walked away victorious. But now, he feels that it is time to close that chapter and focus on other engagements and will step down in November.

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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