CEDA allocates P37m to Lobatse businesses


The Citizen Entrepreneurial Development Agency (CEDA) has allocated over P37 million to Lobatse businesses since its inception, creating about 400 jobs.

Of this amount, about 18 percent was allocated to manufacturing, 9.2 percent to agriculture while the remaining 9.4 percent went to service businesses.

When addressing Lobatse residents during the CEDA open day on Friday, CEDA chief executive officer, Thabo Thamane said that this is a small amount considering that the agency receives about P342 million as a subvention from government.

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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