Pheto joins BMD

Flown the coop: Pheto has joined the BMD
Flown the coop: Pheto has joined the BMD

Former Cabinet Minister and Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) stalwart, Moeng Pheto, has joined the Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD), ending months of speculation about his next political home.

While it had long been speculated that the veteran democrat would join the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC), it was not clear which party within the opposition bloc, he would move to.

Pheto confirmed his latest move yesterday.

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Happy Independence!

We are 56 years old and what do we have to show for it? Looking at where Botswana started and where it is today, there are a lot of developments, but whether the developments match the number of years we have enjoyed as a country is a topic for another day.The fact that cannot be denied is we have seen major developments, but we are still lacking in several pertinent areas.Our beautiful country imports almost everything. We import fuel, food,...

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