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Lesedi Mkhutshwa
  • Letlhakane police investigate three rape cases

    The Letlhakane Police Station commander, Superintendent Michael Maphephu told The Monitor that the first incident took place last Wednesday night. According to Maphephu, it was alleged that a 15-year-old girl of Tawana was raped by his 36-year-old...

  • Police look to DNA to pin rape suspect

    Last week Saturday, a woman was attacked and raped by a stranger while walking to a bar in the company of her friend. No:2 District Officer Commanding, Senior Superintendent Paul Oketsang told The Monitor that it has been a week and they are still on...

  • Kehitile to challenge Majaga for Nata-Gweta

    Kehitile is currently using his position as TDC chairperson in his campaign for the 2024 General Election. The TDC chairperson has held several kgotla meetings with the Nata-Gweta constituents.The Nata-Gweta incumbent parliamentarian, Polson Majaga,...

  • Nkange man kills father, assaults mother

    The incident reportedly happened after the man had an altercation with his parents and started hurling objects at his 68-year-old mother. Tutume Police Station Commander, Superintendent Lesego Kgosiemang confirmed that they are investigating a murder...

  • Man wanted for 'raping' sleeping ex

    Kazungula Police Station Commander, Superintendent Phetogo Phillimon confirmed that they are investigating an incident of rape that took place at Botebele ward in Lesoma village.He said that no arrests have been made as the suspect is still on the...

  • Bus accident claims a life, 41 injured

    The fatal accident comes a week after another horrific accident which claimed the lives of 23 people along the A3 highway.Tatitown police station commander superintendent Boipuso Baatweng confirmed the accident to Mmegi Online and said that the...

  • Over 70 Gabs motorists charged for 'no licence'

    He told The Monitor that they are alarmed by accidents in Gaborone which are caused mostly by overspeeding and dangerous driving.Matlhaba stated that reckless driving puts a lot of lives of not only drivers and passengers but also pedestrians in...

  • Simmental worth P20,000 stolen

    This comes a few days after Botswana Police Services launched the Kgomokhumo VI Operation at Letlhakeng village.Kgomokhumo Operation is mandated to curb the increasing incidents of stock theft and in the process restore farmers’ confidence in...

  • Stranger on the run after Serowe woman's 'rape'

    Confirming the incident, No 2 District officer commanding, Senior Superintendent Paul Oketsang said the incident took place on Saturday at around 11:01pm. On their way to a local bar, the duo was attacked by an unknown man and they ran for their...

  • Man rapes ex-girlfriend whilst collecting firewood, flees

    No2 District officer commanding, Senior Superintendent Paul Oketsang said the incident happened on June 10 in the evening at Moshakgalo Lands near Maape village.Speaking on the matter, Oketsang said the 31-year-old victim went to collect firewood at...

  • Tutume District chairperson queries gov't's A3 delays

    This follows a statement by the Minister of Transport and Public Works, Eric Molale that the road procurement process is ongoing and once complete the project will commence. In another development, when presenting her budget speech early this year,...

  • Motorist wanted: Bokaa hit-and-run pedestrian dies

    According to Deputy Divisional Traffic Officer South Central, Boiki Mojalemotho, the incident occurred early morning on June 3. He said the motorist hit a man who was strolling alongside the road and fled the scene.“The driver failed to stop at the...

  • Police engage Interpol for A3 tragedy

    No1 District traffic officer, Robert Mmese said they engaged Zambia Police Service through Interpol. The horrific A3 fatal accident occurred on Thursday morning just near Marapong village after a minibus headed to Maun from Francistown collided with...

  • Botshabelo woman's killer still on the run

    It was reported that the woman was found dead in front of a stranger's house two weeks ago. According to Botshabelo Police Station commander, Superintended Debbie Mdabuli, they are still looking for the unidentified suspect.She asked members of...

  • BMWU, Lucara meeting yield fruits

    BMWU and Lucara held the meeting around the security department meeting retrenchment packages. The union had challenged the mining company’s s downsizing decision, citing that they were not given the opportunity to access the retrenchment...

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