Natural disasters hit Dukwi

Heavy rains caused some destruction in Dukwi
Heavy rains caused some destruction in Dukwi

FRANCISTOWN: Heavy rainfall and winds wreaked havoc at Dukwi over the weekend leaving over 10 homes and businesses destroyed.

Hundreds of people in the village were left in the dark with no potable water to drink due to the power cut which the villagers experienced shortly after the rainfall. In an interview with Mmegi, Dukwi councillor Thatayaone Kehitile confirmed that the heavy rains and winds have ruined people’s homes and businesses.

He said some people were left homeless following the incident. He added that residents went four days without electricity and potable water, services that were only restored Wednesday morning.

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