Councilor Kwambala defies BDP caucus

Councillor Lesego Kwambala of Itekeng ward PIC. KEOAGILE BONANG
Councillor Lesego Kwambala of Itekeng ward PIC. KEOAGILE BONANG

FRANCISTOWN: Itekeng ward councilor, Lesego Kwambala has defied ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) caucus and submitted his name as candidate for the position of Mayor.

This past Sunday, the BDP caucus endorsed Satellite South councillor Godisang Radisigo-the immediate past deputy mayor of the city as its candidate for the mayoral position. 

At the same caucus, the BDP also endorsed Tatitown councillor, Gaethuse Ramolotsana, to deputise Radisigo. 

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