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A little-known history of youth activism

A little-known history of youth activism

In 2016, an opposition Member of Parliament in Botswana, Pius Mokgware, a former army general, warned that youth unemployment was a ticking time bomb. His greatest fear was that discontent about...

Alternative futures

Alternative futures

There’s nothing alluring about being called a “bulge”. Positivity rarely inheres within such framing – a bulge is most often a problem. Africa’s population statistics show that young people are the...

Building a solid foundation

Building a solid foundation

From the sticks to the ghetto, to prison, back to the ghetto and now in the boardroom. That’s how, in these days of social media and short attention spans, you would summarise the life of Lesego...