Original language

English

Country
Botswana
Date of text
Type of court
National - lower court
Sources
Court name
Land Tribunal
Seat of court
Francistown
Reference number
Case No. FLT LB 043/16
Free tags
Water
Justice(s)
Mokakangwe B.
Abstract

The applicant was seeking to build a waterhole for his cattle. It was refused by the land board on the grounds that the waterhole did not meet the 6km away from the main source water table. The application failed since the land board had applied the relevant rules.