BPF MPs, cllrs divided over staying under Umbrella

BPF members PIC: KENNEDY RAMOKONE
BPF members PIC: KENNEDY RAMOKONE

Following president of the Botswana Patriotic Front’s (BPF) decision to withdraw from the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) coalition, two Members of Parliament (MP) and several councillors have scheduled a meeting with the National Executive Committee (NEC) to discuss their concerns.

The duo intends to present their case to the NEC and the party president this week, citing pressure from their constituents, The Monitor has learnt.

They have expressed apprehension that leaving the coalition could harm the BPF’s prospects in the upcoming election, given the party's four MPs, including the party president Mephato Reatile.

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