Lesotho PM Tom Thabane a no-show in court amid rumours that he's fled to SA

Lesotho Prime Minister Tom Thabane was expected to appear in court on Friday to be charged for the murder of his second wife Lipolelo Thabane.

However, Thabane did not pitch in court.

RELATED: Lesotho's DPP to charge PM Thabane for murder of his second wife

Earlier this month, his third and current wife Maesaiah Thabane was arrested and charged Thabane's estranged wife Lipolelo.

Clement Manyathela on the Midday Report speaks to EWN reporter Nthakoana Ngatane who is in Lesotho following the story.

There are different stories coming from his family and some from his office and his lawyer. The lawyer told the police that he doesn't know where Thabane is and members of his family say he has attended to a long-standing medical appointment in South Africa.

Nthakoana Ngatane, Reporter - EWN

Listen below to the full report on Tom Thabane:


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