Murder accused husband ordered to summon lawyer


FRANCISTOWN: Justice Lot Moroka has on Monday ordered murder accused Mokganedi Galeboe to bring his lawyer to court so that his murder trial begins.

When Galeboe appeared before Moroka on Monday, Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP) prosecutor Keneilwe Jeremiah shared with the court that on Sunday she received a phone call from Ngakaagae Attorneys who told her that Kgosietsile Ngakaagae would not be present for the trial. 

“Ngakaagae told me through a phone call that he is not mentally fit to continue with the trial. I advised him to formally write a letter to this court and tell them what he told me,” Jeremiah said. 

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Government’s efforts commendable!

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