The Midweek Sun

Batswana go to polls

Polling stations opened early this morning as Botswana holds it's 12th democratic elections.

Many polling stations opened on time at 0630hrs but Botswana Guardian reporters covering the elections have reported that some polling stations opened late because of lack of polling booths. 

In the Gaborone Bonnington North constituency voting started at around 0630hrs at the Taung Primary School polling station. 

Voting also took off to an early start at Tsholofelo Primary School polling station in Gaborone North. The Botswana Guardian reporter in the area reports that a

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