BDP, UDC lock horns in Kalakamati

BDP motorcade in a previous campaign
BDP motorcade in a previous campaign

FRANCISTOWN: The Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) and the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) will lock horns in the Kalakamati by-election tomorrow, where a lot is at stake on either side.

The ward is made up of the three villages of Kalakamati, Sekakangwe and Mbalambi. 

The BDP has fielded Zibani Mbalambi while the UDC has under its ticket, Botswana Peoples Party’s (BPP) Madumela Matebu, a former councillor for the area.

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