Battle for Goodhope - Mabule begins

Opting out: Mokaila says his focus is on the ongoing water and electricity challenges
Opting out: Mokaila says his focus is on the ongoing water and electricity challenges

Barely a week after James Mathokgwane resigned as MP for Goodhope-Mabule, all three main political groups are stepping up activities to identify candidates for the by-election.

The battle for the area has become more interesting, as previous incumbent, Kitso Mokaila confirmed yesterday evening that he would not run again.

“I can confirm that after very careful consideration I have decided not to run and give 100% focus to the challenges of water and electricity in the country,” he told Mmegi.

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