Friday, May 6, 2016

Youth Affairs

Youth Affairs

IT’S ALL A CYCLE

Since after writing on why men and women cheat, I’ve received at least five emails and messages from young ladies telling me about how...

FACING LIFE HEAD-ON

I recently met a 22 years old young lady who managed to attract all my attention with her life story. You know I used to...

IS POLYGAMY AN OPTION

Reader’s respond Last week Thursday I asked the Youth Affair Show listeners on Yarona fm about their take on polygamy, I even wrote about it...

IS POLYGAMYAN OPTION?

Three weeks back I watched a very interesting reality show called “Sister Wives” in one of the BBC Channels. It was about the life of...

TO TELL OR NOT TO TELL

I recently received a very emotional and sad email from a 22 year old young lady pleading for help and advice on a very...

WHY WOMEN CHEAT- THE RESPONSES

Last week’s article had a lot of people talking which I appreciate of course. I had lots of messages on facebook regarding the article...

WHY WOMEN CHEAT

As you all know this column was not created for me but rather for the youth at large so whenever I get feedback from...

IS IT ALL ABOUT THE LOOKS?

I had a chat with a couple of friends a few days back and we somehow touched the issue of looks and relationships. We...

DRESS THE PART

Just like I promised last week, this is a continuation of looking fabulous yet serious when going to school. Take a look ARTS People have a...

LOOK GOOD FOR THE BOOKS

I am not a fashionista but I do love to look good all the time, either at a funeral, wedding, party and when going...

DEALING WITH THE PAST

I had a heart to heart chat with one of my guy friend who was very devastated and obviously disturbed during the past festive...

TWO YEARS AND STILL GOING STRONG

Two years ago at around this time the first ever Youth Affairs article was published. Much thanks and appreciation goes to the loyal readers of...

FRESH START

I hope you all enjoyed your Christmas and New year holidays as much as I did and of course I do hope that we...

CHRISTMAS FRENZY…

It’s just a few days before the big day, yep Christmas Day and the capital city is almost deserted as most people have for...

WHO’S A DRIVER?

I have been under a lot of stress and pressure, you know, I’ve got a million things going on in my life, both professionally...

GIVE PORNOGRAPHY A BREAK

I have made an observation about the opposite sex. You know how we all have to pass a stage in our development as human beings,...

THE BREAK UP SEASON

I guess it’s quiet safe to actually say that the festive season is here with full force and people are most definitely feeling it. Well...

NO STRINGS ATTACHED

Sometime last week while having lunch at one of the University’s refectories with my friend, I was drawn to a very interesting discussion that...

SHOULD ABORTION BE LEGALIZED?

Last week I wrote about an email that I received from an 18 year old young lady who was in need of serious advice...

IS ABORTION THE WAY TO GO?

I recently received an email from one of the Youth Affair loyal readers asking for advice. Most of the times I’m able to advise with...

BUDGET RIGHT

A very close friend of mine was recently begging for money from me and others because she was broke. The most surprising thing is that...

MASTURBATION MIGHT BE THE SOLUTION??

People and adults in particular are always going on about how teens need to delay engaging in sex. Generally, it’s advised that one waits...

STUDENTS REQUEST FOR ALLOWANCE INCREASE

But do we really deserve it? University of Botswana’s Students Representative Council recently circulated a memorandum around the main campus indicating that they had requested...

OF RAPE AND SHORT DRESSES

Last week’s article, “What were you wearing” got a lot of people talking, I got messages on Facebook and calls from people with a...

WHAT WERE YOU WEARING?

I happen to enjoy watching talk shows. They get me thinking and of course talking alone, seeing that I m alone most of the...

TAKING IT TO STAGE…

So the Second Annual Botswana Amateur Arts Festival took place this past weekend at Maitisong with two sessions in place, the morning session and...

HOW TO TELL IF HE’S JUST A PLAYER

Remember last week’s article,” Is he really into you or he’s toying with you”. The article caused a lot of noise on my side but...

IS HE REALLY SERIOUS OR JUST TOYING YOU!

I have noticed that most young ladies end up crying all their tears out after being left with a heart broken into a million...

UNDERGRADUATE PREGNANCY

LONG BREAK OR SHEER CARELESSNESS? It's been a month now since we started a new semester at the University of Botswana. A lot has changed,...

BUILDING A BETTER AFRICA

I recently attended the YALDA conference and I must say I learnt quite a lot especially on how to be a successful businessperson. This...

Youth talk about how to improve Africa

The YALDA (Youth Alliance for Leadership and Development in Africa) conference was recently held from the 18 to the 21st August 2011 at the...

LEGALISE PROSTITUTION

We all know that the youth unemployment rate in Botswana is high, I mean 1 out of 3 graduates get employed within a year...

THE LEGAL AGE

We all know that in our country, ages of certain responsibilities differ. You get your Citizen Identity card when you are 16, the legal...

SOMETHING FISHY…

I’m a very active person and I like keeping busy, you know I’m one of those people who are always itching to do something....

Beware of B.E.Es

My aunt once told me about “the B.E.Es” (Black Economic Empowers) and at the time I was a bit puzzled. She even mentioned some...

“A LAW TO REDUCE NUMBER OF KIDS A MAN CAN FATHER”

I wrote about some  men’s behavior of fathering kids  all over  the country with different women which I think is just  not on. I...

READ BETWEEN THE LINES….

This column is obviously youth orientated and I of course write about things that I personally go through and of course other issues that...

DYNAMITE COMES IN SMALL PACKAGES

I started my first year at the University of Botswana last year and got accommodation on campus which resulted in me meeting new people...

THE CHEATING PARTNER…

I wrote about the suing that goes on when married women and men find out that their supposed life partners are having affairs. It’s always...

TREATING HIS LAST LYRIC LIKE HIS FIRST…

I had a chat with one of South Africa’s greatest motswakolistas Khulani Morule, a.k.a Khuli Chana when he graced this country of ours to...