Court blocks ‘suspicious’ P12m housing tender

Construction site in Gaborone, the industry always attracts controversial decisions
Construction site in Gaborone, the industry always attracts controversial decisions

The Gaborone High Court has put on hold the construction of 10 teachers' houses in the Ghanzi District Council after one of the bidders challenged the decision to award the tender, citing irregularities.

The High Court of Gaborone has blocked a P12 million tender awarded by Ghanzi District Council to a construction company.

The tender for the proposed construction of 10 staff houses at Charleshill was awarded in 2014 to a company called BBTwelve Investments. A total of 13 companies had submitted the tender documents.

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