Suspended BDP activist sworn in as a councilor


FRANCISTOWN: A Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) activist who is currently serving an indefinite suspension from the party was Wednesday finally sworn in as a nominated councillor at the Francistown City Council (FCC) chambers.

Otsile Mose took oath of office despite the BDP having suspended him for assaulting another BDP activist, Otto Masogo in 2017. Moses together with Boago Mosarwane and Chidzani Mokgwebe were later hauled before Magistrate Lebogang Kebeetsweng for assaulting Masogo.

The trio is alleged to have slapped Masogo and also used chairs to assault him, which in the process led to Masogo sustaining some injuries.

Editor's Comment
Khama should desist from dirty campaigns

However, as a newspaper, we want to raise few disquiets for the umpteenth time with Khama, of course, and remind him that the country that he is robustly de-campaigning is now feeling the pain of his harm. Batswana need Khama to use his conservationist credentials to good use and benefit a country that is working so hard to achieve the high-income status by diversifying its economy away from diamond reliance.Khama has played his part unobstructed...

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