Masisi, BDP youth invade Serowe

The BDP aims to hold the national youth policy forum in Serowe to revive structures PIC: MORERI SEJAKGOMO
The BDP aims to hold the national youth policy forum in Serowe to revive structures PIC: MORERI SEJAKGOMO

After a new kid on the political block, the Botswana Patriotic Front (BPF) ousted the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) from its long held stronghold in Serowe, President Mokgweetsi Masisi, the party leadership and the youth are expected to invade Serowe in an endeavour to redeem their political fortunes.

The BDP National Youth Executive Committee (NYEC) chairperson, Collen Mochotlhi has said their aim to hold the national youth policy forum in Serowe is to revive the party structures and also ensure that the party becomes visible in the central part of the country.

Already, there is an outcry that some of the youth programmes or policies are outdated while some are disadvantaging them. So far, the BDPNYEC wrote to all branches to hold special congresses in order to come up with recommendations and resolutions on youth policies that they want to be discussed.

Editor's Comment
Respect public institutions Mr Pres

Leaders must uphold the rule of law and ensure justice, but Masisi’s remarks raise serious concerns on the separation of powers and the independence of the justice system.Masisi’s claim that he personally instructed authorities not to handcuff Khama, regardless of the legal circumstances, undermines the principles of justice and equality before the law.As Head of State, Masisi should respect the judicial process and avoid interfering in...

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