Posts Tagged ‘Thomas Thabane’

Lesotho PM, Thomas Thabane seeks immunity from murder charge

by Seun Adeuyion February 25, 2020
Lesotho’s high court will rule on whether Prime Minister Thomas Thabane can claim immunity from a charge that he murdered his wife prior to marrying his present spouse, a lower court decided yesterday, in a case that has gripped the tiny southern African kingdom. Thabane, 80, appeared in court in the capital Maseru in a […]

Lesotho’s first lady charged with murder, in connection with killing of Prime Minister’s ex-wife

by Chuks Azotanion February 5, 2020
Lesotho’s first lady has been charged with murder in connection with the 2017 killing of prime minister Thomas Thabane’s former wife, Lipolelo Thabane. Maesiah Thabane, who fled the country on January 10 after being summoned as part of an investigation, returned on Tuesday afternoon and turned herself in for questioning over the brutal killing. Police […]