List of political parties in Botswana

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This article lists political parties in Botswana. Botswana is a one party dominant state with the Botswana Democratic Party in power. Opposition parties are allowed, but are widely considered to have no real chance of gaining power. There is no reason to conclude that the Botswana elections are not free and fair.

The parties[edit]

Party name Associated ideology Seats in national assembly
Botswana Democratic Party Conservatism
45 / 57
Botswana National Front Social democracy
5 / 57
Botswana Congress Party Social democracy
5 / 57
Botswana Alliance Movement Progressivism
1 / 57
Botswana Movement for Democracy Liberalism
0 / 57
Botswana People's Party Progressivism
0 / 57
New Democratic Front Progressivism
0 / 57
Bechuanaland Democratic Party Democracy
0 / 57
International Socialist Organization (Botswana) Trotskyism
0 / 57

Botswana Movement for Democracy, see [1]

See also[edit]