UDC’s self destruction post 2019


Considering their shaky past and the way their house seemed in order going into the 2019 General Elections, the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) did not just disintegrate automatically as a result of pre-programming. As they prepare to lose yet another coalition partner due to self harm, Mmegi Staffer MOMPATI TLHANKANE retraces UDC’s timeline of self destruction post 2019

Licking wounds

After losing the Gaborone Bonnington North constituency to Annah Mokgethi of the Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) in the 2019 General Elections, the UDC president Duma Boko went underground while his deputy Dumelang Saleshando attended President Mokgweetsi Masisi’s inauguration on November 1, 2019.

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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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