Wake up GCC!

Officers at Gaborone Central police station went on a rampage Tuesday morning, towing vehicles deemed wrongly parked in some places around the city centre. Scores of civil servants who work at the Government Enclave were called from offices, by sympathisers, to walk outside to witness their vehicles being towed away.

Other motorists who were visiting had to part ways with their hard earned cash to reclaim their vehicles.

The police confirmed that they towed over 50 vehicles and charged the owners fines. While it is common knowledge that some motorists in town are careless with their driving, and the way they park their cars. But these people are faced with a painful reality of shortage of parking space. The majority of workers have resorted to using private vehicles because of the poor state of our public transport, which can be purely classified as a sham.

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