December 3rd, 2015

CTO’s senior management team pays tribute to late Chairman Emeritus Cuthbert Lekaukau

LONDON, 03 DECEMBER 2015 – Members of the CTO’s senior management team remember late Cuthbert Lekaukau, former Executive Chairman of the Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority (BOCRA) and former Chairman if the CTO Council, who passed away on 27 November 2015.

Mr Cuthbert Moshe Lekaukau, former Executive Chairman of Botswana Telecommunications Authority (BTA)

Mr Cuthbert Moshe Lekaukau, former Executive Chairman of Botswana Telecommunications Authority (BTA)

“I was most privileged to have worked with Mr Lekaukau on numerous occasions in the past. He exhibited a great sense of purpose, leadership and courage, and he was humane and had a listening ear. He will be greatly missed across the ICT world.”

Shola Taylor, Secretary-General

“Mr Lekaukau was a giant among giants. I was privileged to see Mr Lekaukau manage the affairs of the CTO, as the Chairman, with aplomb. He commanded the respect of all of us. Mr Lekaukau’s passing brings an era to an end”.

Lasantha De Alwis, Director and Head of Operations

“What a charismatic man he was. His eloquence, his grasp of issues and his ability to lead meetings of the CTO Council were very impressive”.

Marcel Belingue, Senior Manager and Head of Membership & Communications

The announcement was made in a statement issued by BOCRA on 30 November 2015.

For more information, contact Aaron Nyelesi; Deputy Director Corporate Communications at BOCRA at Nyelesi@bocra.org.bw