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Street vendors in Francistown. PIC: KEOAGILE BONANG
Street vendors in Francistown. PIC: KEOAGILE BONANG

FRANCISTOWN: Following their quest to attract investors to Francistown, the city council is busy conducting a surgical operation on the city.

A contractor has been engaged to pave walkways within the Central Business District (CBD), a principal roads engineer at Francistown City Council (FCC), Tlamelo Segootsane has disclosed.

The project, that began yesterday and is estimated to last for two months and will come at a cost of P1,531,244.70.  Segootsane made the disclosure at the City Hall when he addressed vendors on their impending relocation to pave way for these developments last Friday.

Editor's Comment
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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