Waste wars leave residents in stench


Residents of Gaborone West are up in arms over the stench that comes from the sanitation depot, which is overflowing with garbage.

The depot has not been emptied for a while now, because of a dispute between Gaborone City Council (GCC) and the workers. The dispute arose from the council decision to cut the workers’ hours of work from eight to five.

One of the residents Kedibonye Lepang said they were unable to cook with their windows open because of the smell coming from the depot.

Editor's Comment
A step in the right direction

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