Tsau father, son perish in fire

Burnt house
Burnt house

FRANCISTOWN: Two family members perished in a pre-dawn fire which engulfed their house suspected to be caused by petrol stored in containers in Tsau village.

Sehithwa Police Station commander, Nshaki Mabophiwa confirmed they are investigating the deaths of a father and son, who died in a fire.

The deceased father, 43, and son, eight, died on Independence Day at around 2am.

Editor's Comment
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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