Monday, April 22, 2024

Is Botswana education still really free?

Numbers no longer add up.

Botswana’s education system is down on its knees.

Saving it will require much more than just money.

On Monday the minister of finance read out her budget proposals to parliament and to the nation.

In it education got a lion’s share.

That has been so since time immemorial.

Yet every year the nation comes together to mourn poor results.

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