BHC taps P2bn bond to fund developments

Thinking big: Sefawe says the funds are required for 
large-scale building programmes
Thinking big: Sefawe says the funds are required for large-scale building programmes

The Botswana Housing Corporation (BHC) plans to float a new bond from its P2 billion note programme later this year to finance an upcoming construction programme across the country.

The corporation plans to construct 336 units at Block 7 flats, 100 units in Maun, 212 units in Kazungula, 13 units in Phakalane, 84 units in Letlhakane, 96 in government camp in Francistown, and 30 units in Nata.

Presenting the company’s financial results for the year ended March 31 last week, BHC acting CEO, Pascaline Sefawe, said the latest round of fundraising will be done in the fourth quarter of the year.

Editor's Comment
A step in the right direction

That is indeed a welcome development, especially looking at the fact that the manual way of doing things is slowly disappearing and competency in the use of computers and other digital gadgets has become a must.The simple way of looking at it is just an example that almost all companies have gone completely digital and school leavers will be better placed after leaving school, because they will already be familiar with the use of computers.The...

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