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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...

Suspected thief survives petrol poisoning

A suspected thief escaped death by a whisker after drinking paraffin in a holding cell. Police have said Thebeetsile Garerakane 39, allegedly drank the poisonous...

Wanted burglary suspect survives electrocution

A suspected petty thief who has been evading the police since last year found himself in the long arms of the law after he...

Triple murder suspects taste freedom

Three co -accused in a case in which a Molepolole man is accused of killing his mother, father and his sibling were this week...

Dad found guilty of molesting daughter

Appearing before Molepolole Magistarte Court recently, a 42-year-old man of Lentsweletau was convicted of indecently assaulting his 12-year-old biological daughter. The incident dates back to...

Handcuffed and hanged…….but who killed my boyfriend?

Was it the police OR could it be his girlfriend's family? The last time 52-year-old Kedibonye Tsolo saw her son, he was being driven away...

Triple threat

Man in trouble over threat to kill, assault A 23-year-old man, accused of threatening to kill his former girlfriend, her child and her new boyfriend...

Whose wife is she anyway?

Woman's family receive magadi from two men Two weeks after marrying the women he loved, Modise Kwati’s world came crashing down. The 37-year-old barely had time...

Councillor accuses top cop of bar assault

"HE HIT ME WITH A FULL QUART BOTTLE" Letlhakeng Station Commander Superintendent Daniel Katse is being investigated after allegedly assaulting a councillor for criticising the...

Habitual offender gets 10 years in jail

No nonsense Molepolole Senior Magistrate Lindiwe Makgoro recently sentenced a 44-year-old habitual offender to10 years in prison. Dikgwedi Lekgetho, who has numerous offences before court...

Stolen cattle for magadi

Suspected cattle rustlers in court Four men, suspected to have stolen six cows intended to be paid as bride price (magadi) in Thamaga village were...

“I will kill you and put your head on the veranda!”

Son threatens to copy Molepolole family murder “So, you think Tebogo was a fool to kill his parents?” This was the chilling question 22-year-old Kesaobaka Sekate...

Molepolole hailed a cultural brand

Multitudes thronged Molepolole Sports Complex to celebrate the 12th annual Bakwena cultural festival, Dithubaruba last weekend. Held under the theme: 'My Culture My Treasure', the...

KPTL donates to legless pensioner

As one of its mandates to give back to the community, Kalpataru Power Transmission Limited (KPTL) responded to a story on The Voice and...

Ramantosha family murder suspects further remanded

A lawyer representing murder suspects in the Ramantosha family gruesome murder failed to convince the magistrate to grant his clients bail as they were...

Unbeatable restaurant

After realising that there was no place for people to have a good hearty meal when they are out and about in Molepolole, Clifford...