Murder accused says ARVs killed girlfriend

FRANCISTOWN: A man from Kgaphamadi location charged with the murder of his girlfriend, shocked the court on Thursday when he claimed that the antiretroviral drugs (ARVs), not him, killed her.

Mompoloki Mathape, 34, is alleged to have murdered his girlfriend at Kgaphamadi recently.

However, in the midst of his bail arguments, Mathape made the startling allegations concerning his deceased girlfriend.

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