In the dark – Thutlwe on poverty eradication report

Thutlwe addressing full council meeting
Thutlwe addressing full council meeting

Although Gaborone City Council (GCC) has received P487,227 to cut the backlog on the poverty eradication exercise, mayor Kagiso Thutlwe said his office does not have a full report on progress made through programme by beneficiaries.

Addressing councillors during a full council meeting yesterday, Thutlwe said there are those whose packages were incomplete during the previous procurement as funds got depleted.

“Honourable councillors, it is unfortunate that my office is not in possession of the full report on the progress of the poverty eradication exercise.

Editor's Comment
Implement the recommendations Mr. President

The nation is eagerly awaiting this report to have a glimpse of what the recommendations are like, possibly for further debate. Mr. President, it’s our ardent hope that true to your promises, the public will have an opportunity to peruse the report and see if it reflects their interests as the Commission went around the length and breadth of the country collecting views of the people with some choosing to write to the Commission’s...

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