Following yesterday reports that KFC has exited Botswana, the company has released a statement confirming provisional liquidation in Botswana but insist its South Africa operation is still intact.
The statement was forwarded to Nigeria Today and signed by the Doug Smart, Managing Director, KFC Africa.
The statement reads;
“KFC can confirm that our restaurants in Botswana are in provisional liquidation, this liquidation process is isolated to the Botswana market and does not impact KFC in South Africa.
“We are working closely with the provisional liquidator to keep our restaurants open and minimise disruptions across the system. Our customers may experience intermittent temporary closures at some of our restaurants due to the impact this process may have on our ability to ensure the consistent supply of our quality approved ingredients.”