The Botswana Congress Party may pull out of the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) after the 2019 General Elections.

The Umbrella for Democratic Change and the Botswana Patriotic Front have rejected President Mokgweetsi Masisi’s informal proposal for a pre-election peace accord.

Former President Lt Gen Ian Khama is on Tuesday expected to make or break the political career of his estranged brother Tshekedi Khama.

Khama is currently campaigning to oust a number of Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) stalwarts and will next week come up against his brother who is the BDP parliamentary candidate for Serowe West.

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President of the South African National Union of Mineworkers in South Joseph Montisetse who has vowed to unseat President Mokgweetsi Masisi is using the full might of the union to help the opposition Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC).

The Botswana Congress Party may pull out of the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) after the 2019 General Elections.

The Umbrella for Democratic Change and the Botswana Patriotic Front have rejected President Mokgweetsi Masisi’s informal proposal for a pre-election peace accord.

In a crucial election year, you would expect the president of the main opposition party to launch the candidacy of his/her deputy president but that is not what happened last weekend with the Botswana National Front.

BY THOBO MOTLHOKA

It is a precarious situation. The government of Botswana remains unmoved by an avalanche of criticism aimed at her recent decision to cut short schooling for some Namibian refugee students.

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It was always a matter of time before the limitations of a UDC and BPF romance were exposed.

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    RUTH KEDIKILWE and MOSIDI MOKAEYA sift through the 2019 elections banter

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    BY RUTH KEDIKILWE

    If you lack substance but can entertain a crowd at an open-air political rally (“freedom square”)