Vendors evicted from Jwaneng mall

Hordes of vendors and hawkers plying their trade at the new Advent Shopping Complex in Jwaneng were shell-shocked Friday when they received notice to vacate the mall premises.

The mall owners, Advent Enterprises, represented by Thabiso Tafila, a partner at Minchin and Kelly law firm, issued the informal traders with eviction letters that bore an ultimatum saying move out or else---.

Mmegi is in possession of one of the letters in which the lawyers state that they have been instructed by the mall owners to request the vendors to vacate the premises with immediate effect.

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