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Sad news-the Minister is charged with wife’s murder

Ex-Lesotho prime minister Thomas Thabane charged with wife’s murder (

The former Prime Minister of Lesotho Thomas Thabane become charged with the brutal 2017 murder of his estranged wife Lipolelo Thabane in a boardroom in the High Court of Lesotho on Tuesday, 30 November.


 According to Reuters, Lipolela Thabane changed into shot and killed in her automobile close to her home in Maseru mere days earlier than Thomas Thabane changed into inaugurated in June 2017. The pair had allegedly been embroiled in a messy divorce.

Thabane, eighty two, became charged with the murder along together with his modern spouse Maesaiah Thabane, forty three. The pair deny any involvement inside the remember.

The police allege that the former statesman employed eight hitmen to kill his spouse however was no longer present on the taking pictures itself. It is said that the assassins had been paid a down charge of $24 000.

Thomas and Maesaiah married every other months after the taking pictures. They are charged with unlawfully and intentionally inflicting the dying of Lipolelo Thabane on 14 June 2017. They also face an tried homicide rate related to Thato Sibolla who turned into with the deceased while she changed into shot.

Thabane resigned as Prime Minister of Lesotho in May 2020 after mounting pressure from his birthday party All Basotho Convention (ABC) and opposition events because of the homicide rate.

The count number will head to trial in March 2022.


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