UDC in talks to form a single party

Happy people: UDC was the biggest winner of the 2014 general elections. PIC: TSELE TSEBETSAME
Happy people: UDC was the biggest winner of the 2014 general elections. PIC: TSELE TSEBETSAME

The three individual affiliates under the Umbrella for Democratic Change coalition are in talks to form a single party

The three member affiliates of the Umbrella for Democratic Change

(UDC) are in talks to form a single opposition party. The Botswana National Front (BNF), Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) and Botswana People’s Party (BPP) went into a coalition in 2012, contesting elections in UDC in 2014. 

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Implement the recommendations Mr. President

The nation is eagerly awaiting this report to have a glimpse of what the recommendations are like, possibly for further debate. Mr. President, it’s our ardent hope that true to your promises, the public will have an opportunity to peruse the report and see if it reflects their interests as the Commission went around the length and breadth of the country collecting views of the people with some choosing to write to the Commission’s...

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