Ex-mine Engineer Thrives In Water Purification Business

Chobe Pure manager Motlhagodi Lamont PIC: GOITSEMODIMO AKANYANG
Chobe Pure manager Motlhagodi Lamont PIC: GOITSEMODIMO AKANYANG

KAZUNGULA: A former mechanical and electrical technician at Debswana’s Orapa mine, Motlhagodi Lamont and his partner Tennyboy Matebesi have taken advantage of initiatives offered by Citizen Entrepreneurial Development Agency (CEDA) in order to boost their water purification business to maximise profitability.

The duo operates Chobe Pure, trading as Eden Drops, which is well known for its services and products in the Chobe District and other regions across the country.

Lamont told a group of journalist during a recent media tour organised by CEDA that their business started in 2011 and back then they only operated using small purifying machines.

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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