BDP in tinder hooks

BDP veterans, Masire and Mogae
BDP veterans, Masire and Mogae

The Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) has lost its former glory. With Just 46 percent of the popular vote, the BDP needs to re-engineer its systems and policies that have become the discontent of many of its members - and its bane.

A major issue that has haunted the BDP is factional fighting.

Until Seretse Khama’s death in 1980 the party had not known factions and resultant instability that has become the hallmark of the BDP. 

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Our queen: Bring home the crown

Well-wishers gathered at the Sir Seretse Khama International Airport to bid our queen farewell and wish her success as she joins other beauties from around the globe for the coveted crown. Competing in such events is nerve-wracking, and one needs to be fully prepared to stand a chance of making it as a finalist.It is not just about physical fitness; mental state matters too. Unfortunately, sometimes our queens end up facing such fierce...

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