Gabaakanye continues fight for his life

Fighting for life: Double murder Gabaakanye wants to challenge his death sentence
Fighting for life: Double murder Gabaakanye wants to challenge his death sentence

Deathrow inmate and double murderer, Patrick Gabaakanye, recently issued a notice of motion to appeal the recent ruling by Justice Tebogo Tau as he continues to fight for his life.

The judge dismissed his application in which he was demanding the Attorney General (AG) to avail him with certain information he deemed crucial to his pending application for clemency.

Gabaakanye, 59, had moved an urgent interim application demanding the information and also seeking an interim interdict not to be executed pending his application for clemency to the President.

Editor's Comment
Botswana deserves ideal political leaders

This remains to be seen, particularly as opposite unity has been seeing its ups and downs. In 2012, three opposition parties namely the Botswana National Front (BNF), the Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD), and the Botswana National Front (BNF) formed a political alliance under the Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC). The Botswana Congress Party (BCP) would, after rebuffs, join the coalition in 2017.The promise made by the coalition to its...

Have a Story? Send Us a tip
arrow up