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Pini Bothoko
  • Cross border livestock rustlers a worry

    Ramatlabama police station commander, Superintendent Zibani Mbisana raised a concern to Mmegi disclosing to have been battling this scourge for years now. Mbisana expressed concern that the growing transnational organised stock theft networks...

  • Police officer stabbed to death

    The 26-year-old Special Constable stationed at Mabutsane police station was allegedly stabbed to death by her 29-year-old boyfriend with a sharp object in Mabutsane. Confirming to be investigating the case, Mabutsane police station commander,...

  • 'Women In Sleep' Rape Goes Up

    Rape cases in the village continue to rise despite efforts made by law enforcement officers to fight the scourge. Police in the area have since established that most of the recent incidents involving sexual assault include women being attacked and...

  • Fourth Suspect In Mmopane Attempted Heist Dies

    The 28-year-old man, who was reported to be seriously injured during the incident succumbed over the weekend, Botswana Police Service public relations officer, Assistant Commissioner Dipheko Motube said.Motube told The Monitor that two more...

  • Shock As Brother Kills Brother Over P60

    Disbelief enveloped residents of Seletlo ward in the village after the infamous 16-year-old Onkabetse Kgopolo fatally stabbed his older brother, Moalafi Kgopolo, 17, with a knife last Tuesday.Death brings everything to a halt but sudden death...

  • Police plead for public assistance

    The deceased's body who is suspected to be in his 30s, is currently at Bamalete Lutheran Hospital mortuary in Ramotswa.“He did not have any identification in his possession. We do not know if he is a Motswana or not. The deceased is coffee in...

  • Minor arrested for allegedly killing brother

    Molepolole police responded to the report, rushed the victim – a 17-year-old teenager – to Scottish Livingstone Hospital where he was certified dead by doctors upon arrival. According to Molepolole Police Station commander, Superintendent...

  • Separate Road Mishaps Claim 3 Lives

    The first mishap occurred on Saturday night at around 11:30pm by Kofifi Shopping Complex in Bontleng, Gaborone involving a 41-year-old pedestrian who lost her life after she was hit by a speeding car while by the roadside.Deputy Divisional Traffic...

  • Male ‘Genital-Like’ Form Found In Trash

    The thing that resembles a man’s private part, was discovered in the dustbin cage containing boxes disposed of by Choppies Supermarket. Other items found include what appears to be the leg of a hyena with long nails wrapped with beads, the horn of...

  • Paralysed Man Pleads For Police Aid

    The father of three, two boys and a girl, left the police station paralysed from the waist down after a flagpole at Borakanelo fell on him when he entered the offices to seek their services.In visible pain of the memory, Tlhakole said it was on July...

  • Lack of resources hinder effective policing

    The business community in Mogoditshane policing area are living in fear as theft from shops ahead of the festive season escalates. The police have called upon the business community to tighten up their security as armed robbers are out on the prowl....

  • Man found dead in a jojo

    The deceased's body was found in a badly decomposed state. The police said the deceased was discovered by his family members after trying to contact him through his mobile phone to no avail for weeks.Confirming to be investigating the case, the...

  • 'Dam Levels Sustainable 'Till Next Rains'

    WUC chief executive officer, Gaselemogwe Senai made the remarks when officiating the Corporation’s end of the year press conference that was recently held at Phakalane Golf Estate Hotel Resort.Senai said as it is towards the end of the year, they...

  • Cross-Border Stock Theft On The Rise

    As a result, the growing transnational organised stock theft networks threaten the country’s agricultural economy, as it has been a concern for years.In response to the scourge, police said plans are underway to map a lasting solution to stop...

  • Two Perish In Separate Accidents

    Sejelo Police Station traffic officer, Assistant Superintendent Ernest Sesinyi told The Monitor that they recorded the first fatal accident on Thursday along Kanye/Moshupa road.He added the other happened near the police station intersection on...

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