Botswana struggling to extradite murder accused from Zimbabwe

FRANCISTOWN: Botswana Police are struggling to get extradition for a murder accused, Bright Ndlovu said to be arrested in Zimbabwe.

Station Commander for Gerald Police Station Superintendent Motsholathebe Mothibi told the court yesterday that they do not have an extradition policy with Zimbabwe and because of soured relationship with that country at the moment they were failing to bring the accused person to trial.

Mothibi came to update the court about the investigations of the matter when he highlighted to the court that they were experiencing these problems.

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