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Woman accused of hiding foetus on farm

Woman accused of hiding foetus on farm

UNDER ARREST: Sekai Mazhonda

A 36-year-old Zimbabwean woman appeared before Molepolole Magistrate Court on Tuesday facing the slightly obscure charge of concealing her child’s birth.

Police suspect Sekai Mazhonda, who was staying in Thamaga village until her arrest last week, aborted her three-month-old foetus on 21 July.

She is then said to have hidden the foetus at Borane farm in Kweneng District before proceeding to hospital, allegedly claiming to have suffered a miscarriage.

According to Thamaga Station Commander, Superintendent Moses Kwarare, the police were called to Thamaga Primary Hospital two days later...

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