Unemployment haunts Takatokwane-Dutlwe residents

Dutlwe village PIC: PHATSIMO KAPENG
Dutlwe village PIC: PHATSIMO KAPENG

TAKATOKWANE: At a glance, Takatokwane and Dutlwe in the Kweneng District are like any other village until one gets to appreciate the lifestyles of the inhabitants.

On Friday, The Monitor visited the two villages to chat with the area councillor, Johane Gaosafelwe who revealed that he is worried about the lack of opportunities and unemployment in the villages.

Gaosafelwe said poverty hangs over the majority of the villagers, as both the youth and elderly people alike mostly depend on Ipelegeng for their source of income.

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