P100million for Air Botswana revitalisation

source: Mmegi

STAFF WRITER

The Minister of Works and Transport Lesego Motsumi has confirmed that the government is going to spend P100 million on recapitalizing the national airline to improve its performance and make it ready for privatisation.

This follows the collapse of privatisation talks between government and South African Airlink two months ago.

“The government remains concerned that the coverage and quality of air transport services are less than (what) we require,” Motsumi said in Parliamnet yesterday. “Better air transport services are vital for economic diversification and employment creation, particularly in the tourism sector.”

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