Herdsman arrested for fatally stabbing woman

Bloody knife
Bloody knife

FRANCISTOWN: A 37-year-old herdsman from Shashe Mooke was arrested in connection with stabbing a woman to death in Mokubilo village.

The incident took place on Friday just a day after the ‘E Seng Mo Ngwaneng’ campaign came to an end in Letlhakane and surrounding areas.

The campaign is geared towards putting an end to sexual exploitation, violence and abuse, especially against children. Letlhakane Police Station commander, Michael Maphephu confirmed that they arrested the herdsman for allegedly murdering the woman, aged between 20 and 22, on Saturday morning.

Editor's Comment
Urgent call: Stop the killing!

The previous week, we had an article about a police officer shooting his wife, and turning the gun on himself, whilst he died, his wife survived and is still in the hospital.Sadly that was not the only article we carried on intimate partner killings. There was the Francistown case, where a young woman allegedly stabbed her ‘former boyfriend’ and many others which were reported throughout the week.As all the reports were coming in, a Botswana...

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