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‘God will set me free’

Murder suspect prays in court A 21-year-old man accused of killing his girlfriend shocked court this week when he...

Butchered at the bar

MAN ALLEGEDLY STABS LOVER TO DEATH IN FRONT OF REVELLERS The small settlement of Serinane has been rocked by...

ACHAP mobile clinic to motivate male circumcision

Males in Kweneng East District will no longer have to travel long distances to access health facilities as the mobile clinic will...

Toddler drowns in a family’s pond

Death paid a cruel visit to Mahetlwe village recently, when a 16-month-old toddler drowned in a small pond in his family’s backyard.

Evening prayers take devilish turn

THAMAGA MAN ACCUSED OF THREAT TO KILL Evening prayers took a frightening turn for a Thamaga family, when their...

Bring back my lip!

Former President Masire’s niece has lip bitten off in boozy fight with cousin A boozy fight between two of...

Suspected arsonist jailed

Mogonono lands residents in the Kweneng district will breathe a sigh of relief for a while after Molepolole Magistrate, Rosemary Khuto this...

Blaze of gory

SUSPECTED GOAT THIEF BURNS HIMSELF TO DEATH BEFORE JUDGEMENT DAY All that remains of 33-year-old Donald Ncube are his...

Man gets 2 years in jail for blocking a burial

A 40-year-old Molepolole man who refilled a grave with soil and obstructed burial has been sentenced to two years in jail.

‘Relieve the demon that haunts me’

Valentine's Day murder suspect begs for exorcism Despite the seriousness of the allegations against him, murder accused Tebogo Kgotlaeame’s...

Man accused of raping mentally disturbed minor

Striking under the shade of a giant Morula tree, a 27-year-old Maphalane man is accused of raping a mentally disturbed 11-year-old girl.

Swinging to his death

5-year-old strangled by swing Having just returned home from school, without a care in the world 5-year-old Morena Obotseng...

Honda fit driver runs over nephew

An 18-months boy was certified dead on arrival at Scottish Livingstone Hospital in Molepolole after his aunt ran over him by accident...

Aunt accidentally runs over toddler

An 18-months-old boy was certified dead upon arrival at Scottish Livingstone Hospital after his aunt accidentally backed over him with a Honda...

Son threatens to kill mother for father’s funeral money

Jaws dropped in court as a threat to kill charge was read out to a disrespectful and foul-mouthed son who insulted his...

Letlapa Social club adopts orphaned family

Letlapa Social Club have stepped up to extend a helping hand to overcome the needs’ challenges in the community by adopting and...

Suspected serial rapist remanded

Claims youngest 'victim', 14, is his girlfriend A 23-year-old man accused of raping three teenage girls has been remanded...

Trojan security P2 million suspected robber remanded

Trojan Security Company suspected robber Gerald Zikhale who had absconded after allegedly robbing the company of P2 million belonging to Bank Gaborone...

Cops shoot and wound wrong man

A painful case of mistaken identity has left a 29-year-old man in a hospital bed, his battered...

Notorious ex-convict charged for murder of ex-lover

A 35-year-old man from Botshabelo ward, Molepolole, yesterday (Monday) appeared before a Molepolole Magistrates Court for the murder of his ex-lover.

Grusome death on valentine’s day

Suspect gave victim a ride In the ghastly incident that shocked Molepolole residents, a 28-year-old woman was found burnt...

Thamaga man’s death haunts family

*Devastated mother suspects her son was killed for rituals *Body was found with hand missing His family insist he...

Father jailed for molesting daughter

Molepolole Magistrate Rosemary Khuto has slapped a 42-year-old man of Lentsweletau village with a three-year sentence for molesting his own daughter.

Human remains found burnt in the bush

Police have confirmed the grisly discovery of human remains that were found burnt with a tyre in the bush at Ratotoboro settlement...

Lashed for insulting voice reporter

SUSPECTED SERIAL RAPIST WHIPPED FOR CONTEMPT OF COURT After lashing out at a Voice reporter during a court session,...

Matsha driver faces nine charges of causing death

Nearly four years after the tragic road accident that claimed the lives of nine Matsha College students, the driver who was transporting...

Insult leads to baby’s death

A young woman has been charged with the murder of her two-month-old nephew after a fight with the infant’s mother spiraled tragically...

Man allegedly stabs lover in heart for ending affair

A troubled young man who previously tried to kill himself three times has been charged with murdering his girlfriend.

Game meat lands duo in hot soup

Two men were this week arraigned in court for being found in possession of game meat and government trophy.

Slain police officer laid to rest

Constable Nonofo Gontse, 37, who died while on duty on Christmas Eve, just a day before his birthday was laid to rest...

Man accused of battering wife with a brick

A 50-year-old man of Mmankgodi village will spend Christmas behind bars for allegedly beating his wife to a bloody pulp.

Deadly dues

Herdboy accused of killing employer's son in fight over unpaid wages A 33-year-old herdboy is facing a murder charge after allegedly stabbing his employer’s son...

Mother dumps baby in a toilet

" I left her as a Christmas gift" Overwhelmed and desperate, a young and single mother from Thamaga village recently abandoned her baby inside a...

Night of fun turns tragic as man drowns in a swimming...

A weekend of entertainment at Rocklane Lodge in Molepolole turned tragic last week after a 24-year-old man drowned in a swimming pool. The deceased, Phologo...

Pastor accused of stock theft gets bail

A Word of God Church Pastor accused of stealing eight calves from a neighbour had his prayers temporarily answered this week when Molepolole Magistrates...

117 years and still going strong

Nestled deep in the heart of the Kweneng District, roughly 40 kilometres from Molepolole village, Mosekele lands is the home to a woman rumoured...

Teen mum dumps baby on the road

After finding it difficult as an unemployed young mother to care for her 6- months old baby, 19-year-old Omphile Mosarwa, decided to dump the...

What’s love got to do with it?

Soldier loses P14 000 to a side chick Major Tabona Phaladze of the Botswana Defence Force from Thebephatshwa Airbase has lost P14 000 to a...

Double devastation

Jaws dropped at Molepolole Magistrate Courts on Tuesday when court heard that a 33-year-old man threatened to kill his girlfriend for having sex with...

13 suspected thieves detained

13 men this week appeared before Molepolole Magistrate, Rosemarry Khuto charged with stealing seven transformer windings valued at P735 000.00 belonging to Botswana Power...