No show by DPP leads to acquittals


FRANCISTOWN: Principal Magistrate Sijabuliso Siziba dismissed a threat to kill case yesterday after the unexplained failure by the prosecution to attend court as scheduled.

The case involved Keotshepile Jacob who allegedly threatened to kill one Bantsi Makgothi in Francistown last year at Block 4.

Jacob’s attorney Baboki Dambe applied for the case to be dismissed after there was no appearance from the state. 

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Routine child vaccination imperative

The recent Vaccination Day in Motokwe, orchestrated through collaborative efforts between UNICEF, USAID, BRCS, and the Ministry of Health, underscores a commendable stride towards fortifying child health services.The painful reality as reflected by the Ministry of Health's data regarding the decline in routine immunisation coverage since the onset of the pandemic, is a cause for concern.It underscores the urgent need to address the...

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