15 April 2014
North West Premier Thandi Modise on
Monday switched on electricity in Tlhabologang, this follows the completion of
Phase 1 of the electrification project.
Modise Spokesperson Lesiba Kgwele
said the project has so far benefited 1 830 households in the Tlhabologang Township.
“The delivery of the R36 million
project by Eskom will reduce crime, fire disaster incidents we had experienced
in the area and restore the dignity of the residents most of whom are farm
workers who were evicted from neighbouring farms,” Kgwele Added.
He also said the project was implemented from
the budget of R2 billion, one hundred and forty-one million that was allocated
by government towards the National Integrated electrification programme for new
connections across the country in the past financial year.
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