Kgosi’s guns victory short-lived

Isaac Kgosi PIC: PHATSIMO KAPENG
Isaac Kgosi PIC: PHATSIMO KAPENG

After being given a three-day ultimatum to return ex-spy chief Isaac Kgosi’s seized guns, the Directorate of Intelligence and Security (DIS) and the Botswana Police Service (BPS) have now moved to have the judgment stayed.

This, pending a final determination of the appeal lodged by the applicants before the Court of Appeal.

On June 9, Judge President of the High Court, Justice Abednigo Tafa ordered that Kgosi’s guns be returned to him because the applicant had demonstrated through uncontroverted evidence that the firearms in question are legally registered in his name.

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