MP for Gaborone South, Mr Kagiso Molatlhegi urged the ministry to cease having Setswana
language as one of the core subjects in the school curriculum because marks obtained in Setswana
were not relevant when students sought enrolment for a lot of courses at tertiary education level.
TABLE 1 Participants' Socio-demographics (N = 300) Characteristics Frequency % Ethnicity Setswana
Print and digital media projects approved by the MDDA Board for funding in November 2017 range from Mapepeza Newspaper, which distributes to the Lesedi Local Municipality in Gauteng, and publishes in mainly Zulu and Sesotho; to Nthakgolo News publishing in the Northern Capes Sol Plaatjie Local Municipality in Setswana
The sixth in the series featuring detective Kubu ("hippopotamus" in Setswana
, the language of Botswana), this novel has an unusual plot: a secret plant indigenous to the desert, for which three men are murdered, is the basis for this mystery.
There were approximately equal proportions of isiZulu speakers across both sectors and a relatively higher proportion of Setswana
and English speakers in the state and private sectors, respectively.
This time, Kubu (whose name means "hippopotamus "in Setswana
, his native tongue) is investigating the death of a Bushman and the subsequent theft of the corpse.
The chamber where the new fossils were found has been named Lesedi, after a name in the Setswana
language that means "light.
The mean age at commencement of the relationships was 26 years and Setswana
was the home language of about two-third (66.
Children/learners learn better when they play and this website has Learner/Teacher Support Material for Maths, Setswana
, Zulu, Ndebele and Xitsonga with more to come.
To ensure that learners understood, instructions were translated into Setswana
to accommodate Setswana
English is the country's official language, but most of the people speak a Bantu language, Setswana
English was reported as an additional home language to Setswana
by one respondent as was Sekgalagadi by yet another.