UDC temporarily blocks KAA re-run


KANYE: Umbrella for Democratic (UDC) councillor Kennedy Otlaadisa has won a court order to block the re-election of Kanye Administrative Authority (KAA), which was billed for yesterday (Tuesday).

The re-run was called after council secretary, Poloko Mojalemotho and the Principal council attorney, Sylvia Fologang-Matenge nullified the results of elections, which were held on May 22.

Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) councillor, Katlego Pelekekae had won the chairmanship against fellow party member and former chairman, Tlhomamo Dibeela.

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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