Two cyclists die after car collisions

Deadly roads: Police are determined to control the rise in accidents
Deadly roads: Police are determined to control the rise in accidents

SELEBI-PHIKWE: An 18-year-old boy was hit and killed by an ‘abnormal load’ truck as he cycled along Botswana Road recently.

Selebi-Phikwe station commander, Superintendent Victor Nlebesi said the deceased somehow lost control of his bicycle whose wheels came into violent contact with the truck.

“The victim fell on the road with his head,” said Nlebesi. “The truck driver, with the help of a by-stander, reported the matter to police who arrived on the scene to examine the cause of death.

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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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