Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Latest News

At war with in-laws

SEEKING JUSTICE: Gaobopelwe Mogapi

Evicted widow seeks justice in estate dispute

A grieving widow had her broken heart shattered this week when her in-laws told her to find another man and move on with her life as they did not recognise her marriage to their late son.

In the heart wrenching tale that highlights the plight of women caught in the dark side of customary marriages, a homeless Gaobopelwe Mogapi of Moeti ward in Maun, explains how her in-laws evicted her and her children from their house after her husband's death.

Devastated and distraught at the mistreatment, Mogapi approached the customary court, challengi...

SIGN UP and Login to read full story. Thank you.

Click to comment

You May Also Like


Founder of Basket of Love, a non-governmental organisation based in Maun, Pearl Day, has called on women to stop framing men for rape as...


Young soldier shot by rebels while rescuing Tanzanian colleague Bled out on the battlefield after taking bullet to the thigh Displaying the bravery he...


Maun land tribunal spread the christmas cheer with food hampers As Christmas Day fast approaches,42-year-old physically handicapped David Ogwe is becoming even more aware...


*Constituency secretary leaves job to avoid sacking by parliament

Latest News

And Beyond donates a drone to department of wildlife and national parks And Beyond Travel company last week donated a P2 million drone to...


Maun Police have confirmed retrieving the body of a 13-year-old schoolboy who was attacked by a crocodile while he swam in Thamalakane River. The...


man in court for beating woman to death An illegal immigrant from Zimbabwe was on Tuesday arraigned before Maun Magistrate court for allegedly battering...


VP’s son-in-law fights for his Honda Fit Facing a serious charge of drug trafficking and a possible 25-year jail sentence, Vice President Slumber Tsogwane’s...


Copyright © TheVoiceBW. (Since1993) made with ❤️ in Botswana.