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Police in Lesotho summon PM for questioning over ex-wife’s murder

Lesotho police on Monday summoned Prime Minister Thomas Thabane for questioning over alleged links to the 2017 murder of his estranged wife, Lipolelo Thabane.The brutal assassination of Lipolelo Thabane sent shock waves through the tiny mountainous kingdom, which is...

Man kill 3-year-old step-daughter by slamming her against the floor

Police in South Africa have arrested a 29-year-old man in Verulam a month after brutally murdering his 3-year-old stepchild at Esigangeni in Nongoma, KwaZulu-Natal.According to police spokesperson Brigadier Jay Naicker, the man claimed that he was drunk and not...

South African man shoots his wife, son and mother then himself

The Secunda community in South Africa is reeling in shock after a man Carel Naude, shot his wife, their disabled child, his own mother and then himself.The police were called to the grisly scene on Friday at around 08:00...

Lesotho PM bows to pressure, set to resign over ex-wife’s murder

Lesotho's Prime Minister Thomas Thabane has bowed to pressure to step down over evidence allegedly linking him to the murder of his estranged wife, according to the ruling party.The announcement on Thursday followed accusation by senior members of the All Basotho...

Police declares Lesotho first Lady wanted

Police in Lesotho are looking for First Lady Maesaiah Thabane for questioning in connection to the killing of the Prime Minister's former wife two years ago. Mystery surrounds the First Lady's whereabouts since Friday when a court issued a warrant...

Court issues arrest warrant for Lesotho PM’s new wife after failed appearance

A court has issued an arrest warrant for the prime minister's wife after she failed to turn up for questioning over the 2017 murder of his previous wife, police said Saturday.The announcement came just days after senior officials in...

Bizzare! Man stabs 16 months old daughter to death during domestic dispute

A South African man is in custody after allegedly stabbing his 16-month-old daughter to death during a domestic dispute near Swellendam, Western Cape police said on Friday.The girl was murdered on the Bloemhof farm in Buffelsjagrivier around 15:30 on...

Lesotho ruling party asks the PM to resign over link to wife’s murder

Lesotho's ruling party has asked Prime Minister Thomas Thabane to resign over alleged links to the 2017 murder of his wife, calling him a "threat to the nation."In court documents seen this week, the country's police chief accused Thabane...

Jealous South African policeman shoots girlfriend, her lover and brother

A South African police constable drew his service pistol and allegedly went on a shooting rampage after going to visit a friend and finding her with another man in Mpumalanga.Constable Bonginkosi Malinga, 38, stationed at Kabokweni, is behind bars...

Jilted lover kills ex-girlfriend on Boxing day in South Africa

Police in South Africa have launched a manhunt for a 35-year-old man after he allegedly murdered his ex-girlfriend in Elukwatini, Mpumalanga last Thursday.According to police, 25-year-old Laurencia Zinhle Mathebula was walking with her cousin when they were approached by...
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