GCC to crackdown on illicit vending

Main Mall PIC. THALEFANG CHARLES
Main Mall PIC. THALEFANG CHARLES

Gaborone City Council (GCC) is tightening its by-laws after some vendors are alleged to be selling drugs believed to be used by youth to terminate pregnancy.

On Wednesday, different councilors, in response to mayor Kagiso Thutlwe’s speech, said it is time council toughened up on hawkers who sell illicit drugs at the rank.

Thutlwe confirmed that investigations are ongoing in order to apprehend culprits who sell pregnancy drugs without any medical knowledge. 

Editor's Comment
Tighten the law on drug dealers

Our youth are perishing; their once hopeful bright future is going down the drain; all because of illicit drugs.It is very easy to blame the addict, but it is not as simple as that! Drug dealing is a very lucrative business for some shameless people amongst our society and as such they have come up with tight strategies on how to push their business.Drug addiction is bad, and while the individual on drugs sometimes might have been the one who...

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