Agricultural census empowers youth

Statistics Botswana Headquarters
Statistics Botswana Headquarters

The ongoing agricultural census, conducted by Statistics Botswana (SB) has employed 153 people who are enrolled at Tirelo Sechaba as enumerators.

The organisation’s manager of communication, documentation and dissemination, Lillian Setimela said the selected individuals would work with 117 more from the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) and SB. 

“About 53 of them are supervisors, 11 quality controllers and another 53 drivers. We tapped into our existing database of Tirelo Sechaba for available participants. The Tirelo Sechaba office and the Ministry of Youth Sports and Culture worked with us to identify these enumerators,” she said.

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We are 56 years old and what do we have to show for it? Looking at where Botswana started and where it is today, there are a lot of developments, but whether the developments match the number of years we have enjoyed as a country is a topic for another day.The fact that cannot be denied is we have seen major developments, but we are still lacking in several pertinent areas.Our beautiful country imports almost everything. We import fuel, food,...

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