After arresting Tshepo Sethibe popularly known as Moeladilotlhoko, the police have revealed that the man behind the endeared Moeladilotlhoko News Boiler Facebook page is yet to be charged.
Deputy Public Relations Officer for Botswana Police Service (BPS) ,Senior Superintendent Near Bagali confirmed in an interview with Mmegi Online today that they have indeed apprehended Moeladilotlhoko as per social media reports.
“We confirm that we have apprehended Tshepo Sethibe but what we want to put out it is that for now we have not officially charged him,” Bagali said.
Even though he has not been officially charged, Bagali highlighted that Sethibe known to some Batswana as 'Malome' was arrested in connection with interfering with the investigations of what is transpiring at Molepolole village. On Thursday night in the Kweneng village, villagers and some other members of the community started riots which led to burning of various houses, the Kgotla and blockage of roads. Sethibe is accused of interfering in cases and is alleged to have been the ring leader in the riots and at the same time forefrontwhistleblower. He is also is alleged to have interfered in the missing cases of Phenyo Jakoba and One Motlhabakgomo, both who later turned up dead.