The Police in Hlanganani outside Giyani have arrested a 49 year old man for the alleged conspiracy to commit murder against his 43 year old wife.
The suspect from Tanana Pulani section in Bungeni Village and a school principal in one of the high schools in the area, allegedly solicited the help of a local man on 16 July 2020, to kill his wife in an exchange for a sizeable payment.
The wife got information about her husband’s intentions.The police were informed, started with the initial investigations and the suspect was arrested.
The Provincial Commissioner of the South African Police Service in Limpopo Lieutenant General Nneke Ledwaba has condemned in the strongest possible terms, the continous acts of Gender Based Violence accros the Province.” Those who are still failing to protect the most vulnerable of the society especially women and children, will be dealt with harshly and without compromise.
“Members of the community who are facing marital problems or any other social related problems, should seek professional intervention instead of resorting to harming each other, ” Concluded General Ledwaba.
The suspect is expected to appear before the Hlanganani Magistrate’s Court soon, on charges of Conspiracy to commit murder.
The Police investigations are still continuing.