Mabutsane councillors reject constituency fund share

MABUTSANE: Councillors in the Mabutsane Sub-District Council have rejected the P5 million constituency fund, which is their share of the P10 million from Jwaneng Town Council.

Jwaneng was allocated P5 million and Mabutsane, which has 18 villages was given an equal share of the balance.

The councillors resolved last week that their share was not divided according to their proposal. It was previously agreed that each village will get P333,000 from the P5 million, but correspondence from the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development has a different story.

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