BOGOWU doles out funds to retired members

BOGOWU retired members were pleasantly suprised by the gesture
BOGOWU retired members were pleasantly suprised by the gesture

Botswana Government Workers Union (BOGOWU) recently embarked on a nationwide tour to check how its former members are doing after retirement from the public service.

The union’s secretary-general, Kaboda Philip spearheaded the tour which touched such places as Gumare, Maun, Nata, Francistown, Tonota, Palapye and Mahalapye.

For the retired members, it was both a surprise and a welcome relief as BOGOWU doled out money to each of them to help themselves, especially during these difficult times.

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...

Have a Story? Send Us a tip
arrow up