Debswana`s privatisation exercise on track
source: Sunday Standard
by Godfrey Ganetsang
Diamond miner—Debswana–continues to outsource and privatise activities and operations that are not in line with its core business of mining, parliament has been told.
This was revealed by the Minister of Minerals Energy and Water Resources Ponatsego Kedikilwe when responding to a question from Ngwaketse West MP, Mephato Reatile.
The MP, whose area includes Jwaneng where Debswana has an operation, had wanted to know the details of the services that Debswana planned to outsource and when the privatisation exercise will be complete.
Debswana completed privatisation and outsourcing of services like cleaning, catering, gardening, retail, bottle store, printing and household gas provision in 2008.
“Debswana has commenced prefeasibility studies to assess privatisation and [continue reading]