SKSG fights alcohol and drug abuse

SELEBI- PHIKWE: The non-profitable organisation, which was formed in 2003, Silence Kills Support Group (SKSG) has come up with initiatives to achieve a non-alcoholic nation by the year 2018.

The monitoring and educational officer for SKSG, Otima Manyeme revealed this week that they want to eliminate alcohol abuse in Selebi-Phikwe and surrounding areas by 2018.

She said this at a consultative meeting with stakeholders, which was held at the district coordinator’s office.

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