Thursday, April 25, 2024

The last lows of the BNF: while it may not disband, it is no longer a centre of hope for regime change! 

For many years, the Botswana National Front (BNF) has acted as a father figure of opposition politics. 

Its cunning shrewdness in getting around topical issues enabled it to stand to the otherwise numerically superior, insensitive and arrogant ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP). 

It is remarkable that the BNF has always managed to bring the ruling BDP into line at a time when the legitimacy of the opposition parties amongst the voting public was faltering while the BDP enjoyed widespread acceptance even amongst opposition members.

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