Plans to establish logistics hub underway


The Botswana Investment and Trade Centre (BITC) is planning to establish a Logistics and Civil Aviation Authority (LCAA) hub.

Speaking yesterday at a seminar to host business delegation from Russia, BITC Chief Operations Officer (COO), Meshack Tshekedi said they have reserved two plots near the international airport to build the hub.

“We want other cargo planes to come to Botswana to maintain and repair their aircrafts here as it will economically benefit the country,” he said. Tshekedi also noted that they are still in talks with a number of cargo aviations to benchmark on the issue at hand.

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Something ought to be done about deadly A3 Road

The accident which happened near Marapong village comes after yet another horrific accident which claimed 16 lives in July last year near Hubona. These stats don’t include other accidents where fatalities were not as many as the two.While several factors may have contributed to the two accidents and many others, many believe the biggest with that road is the bad state that the road is in. Unconfirmed reports in the most recent accident state...

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