Monday, July 22, 2024

Military conscription is needed for the discipline of our youth

Two weeks ago I wrote a piece where I discussed the drug siege that the country is under. It is obviously the youth that are the most consumers of drugs. It is lack of discipline that underlies this problem.

I am reminded of the “Four Ds” of President Ian Khama in 2018 when he became the head of state in his outline for his roadmap for his leadership. He had one of the most admirable roadmaps that I would want to adopt if at one time I become president. Yes, largely so because the map was never used.

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