Police Warn Residents Against Cohabitation

BOROLONG: With the escalating cases of gender-based violence (GBV) in Francistown and surrounding areas, police warn unwed couples against cohabitation, which they link to abuse.

Tatitown police constable, Mooketsi Malibala, cautioned residents against cohabitation during the commemoration of 16 days of activism against GBV held last Thursday.

The event was held at the village Kgotla under the theme: “From peace in the home, to peace in the world: Make education safe for all”.

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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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