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Pini Bothoko
  • Knife Crime Prevalent In Tsolamosese

    Letsebe said knife crime remains Tsolamosese's horror with the situation worsened by alcohol intake. "We are currently investigating a case in which a 27-year-old man nearly killed his 36-year-old girlfriend after stabbing her with a knife...

  • Jealousy Lead Cause Of ‘Passion Killings’

    For years, murder cases involving intimate partners, especially boyfriends, girlfriends and ex-lovers have been the police’s major concern. One may wonder, what goes on in the mind of a man before committing such an offence? The Monitor interviewed...

  • Moletemane Teacher Fights For Her Life

    Weeks later after the tragic incident on October 8, 2021, Thatayaone Kaowe is still at Nyangabgwe Referral Hospital (NRH) fighting for her life after sustaining serious head injuries following her former boyfriend, Gofaone Hector Kololo's attempt...

  • Pick pocketing: A concern in the city centre

    Borakanelo police station commander, superintendent Amos Solomon told Mmegi in an interview that police officers in his policing area are forced to be a step ahead of devious criminals who are always in a mood to dispossess unsuspecting people of...

  • Grand Palm jewellery shop robbed

    The unidentified robbers entered the store at around 4.30am today.Gaborone West Police Station Commander, superintendent Knight Molosiwa, told MmegiOnline that they are investigating a robbery that happened in the wee hours of the morning at Grand...

  • Constable shoots himself dead: Details sketchy

    Details however,remain sketchy regarding the death of the officer who recently shot himself dead whilst on duty.Confirming the incident, the Botswana Police Service (BPS) public relations officer, Assistant Commissioner Dipheko Motube said...

  • P2M Heist Suspects Arraigned

    The quartet, Mothusi Alfred Motomela (42) of Mochudi, Thapelo Lekobe (38) of Mmadinare and two South African nationals working as taxi drivers, Mzwandile Mazibuko (25) and Ntholephi Elliot Ntshalintshali (29) attacked and robbed security guards and...

  • Masama Pipeline Key To Economic Growth – Masisi

    The remarks were made by President Mokgweetsi Masisi during the commissioning of the Masama-Mmamashia 100km pipeline infrastructure on Friday at Mmamashia. Masisi said as the government looks to diversifying the economy and attract foreign direct...

  • Four nabbed in latest cash-in-transit heist

    Confirming the arrest, the Botswana Police Service's (BPS) public relations officer, assistant commissioner, Dipheko Motube said three vehicles suspected to have been used by robbers, two guns and a large sum of money have been recovered.

  • Moletemane teacher arraigned for murder, attempted murder

    Gofaone Hector Kololo, a teacher at Moletemane Primary School, was arraigned before the Bobonong Magistrate's Court for murder and attempted murder yesterday.Particulars of the offence stated that the 35-year-old teacher murdered Baitemi Abide...

  • Three Perish In Grisly Road Mishap

    He said the trio, all male, lost their lives when a Toyota Hilux 2.7 vehicle they were travelling in allegedly hit a cow and overturned at around 2:40am near Serowe farmers’ brigade.He added the trio, all passengers, died on the spot after...

  • Mogoditshane Police Probe Matebeleng Murder

    Mogoditshane Police station commander, superintendent Russ Letsebe said the murder incident occurred on Saturday at around 10pm. He stated that police were still putting the pieces together to establish what transpired. “Through our preliminary...

  • Moletemane Teachers' Love Triangle Ends Tragically

    The district Crime Investigation Department (CID) officer, detective Superintendent Obert Stone confirmed that he was investigating the case."We have arrested the Moletemane Primary School male teacher for allegedly shooting his ex-...

  • Crimes of passion: National crises

    Crimes of passion remain the country’s nightmare as dozens of women continue to lose their lives at the hands of their male lovers.The Botswana Police Service (BPS)’s public relations officer, Assistant Commissioner, Dipheko Motube said during...

  • 70,000 customers eligible for water disconnection

    Senai has noted with concern significant growth in their domestic customer debt stating that the corporation is currently owed a whopping P1.2 billion with around P700 million being domestic customer debt. He stated the remaining debt is for...

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