Job opportunities created
Ministry of Works and Public Transport Principal Secretary Makhosini Mndawe has expressed his happiness over the commencement of the construction of the roads locallly.
He said such projects are helping government in reducing the escalating unemployment rate, that is skyrocketing in the country. He said he wished the rehabilitation of such roads would have started a little bit early to help the employees have something meaningful for their families for the festive season.
Mndawe also said the employment opportunities were good news for people around the areas of construction. He said such government projects were needed for communities and entrepreneurs should take advantage of such projects.
“Employment opportunities are in line with the government mandate to facilitate for job opportunities and the road constructions will help a great deal in achieving the mandate,” added Mndawe.
Mndawe further assured that the ministry will ensure the road upgrades and rehabilitations are finished within the scheduled timeframe. He said patience should be exercised as the construction continues through-out the country.