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Lesedi Mkhutshwa
  • BDF records 12 suicides, one homicide in 13 months

    The army worriedly recorded 12 suicides and a homicide. In one of the major incidents registered by the military from the two that occurred during a SADC mission, a high ranking officer deployed in Mozambique killed a female subordinate before...

  • 73-year-old Tutume elderly found dead

    Tutume station commander Superintendent Lesego Kgosiemang told MmegiOnline that the elderly woman who was reported missing was found dead by her 43-year-old son.He said that on January 29,2023 they received a report from a 43-year-old man that his...

  • Three men gang- rape a woman

    When confirming the incident, Letlhakane police station commander, Michael Maphephu said they are still searching for three men who allegedly gang raped a woman last Friday.He said the suspects allegedly attacked the woman at around 4am and dragged...

  • Police seize 20 suspected stolen goats

    Letlhakane Police Station Commander, Superintendent Michael Maphephu has appealed to farmers in his policing area who have lost their goats to come forward.He said over the weekend his office found 20 suspected stolen goats with a market value of...

  • One killed, four sustain injuries on A30

    Tatitown police station commander, Boipuso Baatweng, said the accident involving two private happened on Saturday evening.He added that the accident took place just after Orapa Junction towards Borolong village. He said the accident claimed the life...

  • Two weeks later, missing Tutume girl still not found

    The shocking incident took place just less than 24 hours after Marcus Tshabang was buried. The five-year-old Tshabang disappeared on January 6 and was found dead five days later.Tshabang’s body was found floating in a river at Tjiripa cattle post...

  • Turning artistic passion into profitable hustle

    Raised by a single mother with three siblings, the Tsamaya native did not let his Form 3 performance be a hindrance to attain his lifetime goals.Though he under-performed in most of his subjects for Junior Certificate Examination (JCE) in 2021,...

  • Six stolen Honda fits not recovered

    In an interview with No.20 District Officer Commanding Meshack Pulenyane, he said they have not recovered the stolen cars nor made any arrests in connection with them. Therefore, he pleaded with the members of the public who witnessed or have any...

  • Rape suspect still on the run

    Letlhakane Police Station Commander, Michael Maphephu has sounded another appeal to the public to help find the suspect. He said they are appealing to anyone who has information about the whereabouts of the suspect to contact them or any nearest...

  • Letlhakane rape cases up by 41%

    The statistics do not come as a surprise as the area has been a hub for social ills such as murder, defilement and rape for the past decade or so .The nerve-wracking trend has become a norm despite several interventions by the police and stakeholders...

  • Police officer commits suicide

    Tatitown Police Station Commander, Boipuso Baatweng said the police officer, who was deployed under Special Support Group (SSG) in Gaborone, took his own life and left a suicide note. Baatweng said the suicide note read 'I suffered a great...

  • Tutume policing area: A crime haven

    The village has been under siege as it registered about seven cases ranging from drowning, missing persons, murder and suicide in a period of two weeks.Some people blame the government for failing villagers as they believe that Tutume police station...

  • Another on-duty soldier commits suicide

    Confirming the incident, Francistown Police Station Commander, Mogomotsi Kesupile said the incident took place yesterday (Wednesday) afternoon.He said the soldier, who originates from Mmadinare did not leave any suicide note. It is alleged that the...

  • Letlhakane police nab wanted rape suspects

    The two were part of a gang which allegedly raped three women on November 12, 2022 at Tawana wards. Letlhakane police station commander, Michael Maphephu said they have arrested two males aged between 20 and 21 years in connection with three rape...

  • Missing elderly man found dead

    Confirming the incident No.15 District Officer Commanding, Kabo Badirwang said they are investigating the cause of the death adding that he was previously reported missing to the police by his relatives and employer.Badirwang said the deceased went...

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