Former director general of the intelligence service in Botswana, Isaac Kgosi is facing six counts after being arrested by Botswana intelligence agents on Sunday.
The six charges that Kgosi is facing include:
•𝙥𝙤𝙨𝙨𝙚𝙨𝙨𝙞𝙤𝙣 𝙤𝙛 𝙖𝙧𝙢𝙤𝙪𝙧𝙚𝙙 𝙫𝙚𝙨𝙩𝙨 𝙘𝙡𝙤𝙨𝙚𝙡𝙮 𝙧𝙚𝙨𝙚𝙢𝙗𝙡𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙩𝙝𝙖𝙩 𝙤𝙛 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝘽𝙤𝙩𝙨𝙬𝙖𝙣𝙖 𝙋𝙤𝙡𝙞𝙘𝙚
• 𝙥𝙤𝙨𝙨𝙚𝙨𝙨𝙞𝙤𝙣 𝙤𝙛 𝙖𝙢𝙤𝙪𝙧𝙚𝙙 𝙫𝙚𝙨𝙩𝙨 𝙘𝙡𝙤𝙨𝙚𝙡𝙮 𝙧𝙚𝙨𝙚𝙢𝙗𝙡𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙩𝙝𝙖𝙩 𝙤𝙛 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝘽𝙤𝙩𝙨𝙬𝙖𝙣𝙖 𝘿𝙚𝙛𝙚𝙣𝙘𝙚 𝙁𝙤𝙧𝙘𝙚
• 𝙩𝙖𝙘𝙩𝙞𝙘𝙖𝙡 𝙫𝙚𝙨𝙩𝙨 𝙘𝙡𝙤𝙨𝙚𝙡𝙮 𝙧𝙚𝙨𝙚𝙢𝙗𝙡𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙩𝙝𝙤𝙨𝙚 𝙤𝙛 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝘿𝙄𝙎𝙎
• 𝙥𝙤𝙨𝙨𝙚𝙨𝙨𝙞𝙤𝙣 𝙤𝙛 𝙢𝙞𝙡𝙞𝙩𝙖𝙧𝙮 𝙪𝙣𝙞𝙛𝙤𝙧𝙢 𝙘𝙡𝙤𝙨𝙚𝙡𝙮 𝙧𝙚𝙨𝙚𝙢𝙗𝙡𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙤𝙛 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝘽𝘿𝙁, 𝙬𝙞𝙩𝙝𝙤𝙪𝙩 𝙡𝙖𝙬𝙛𝙪𝙡 𝙖𝙪𝙩𝙝𝙤𝙧𝙞𝙩𝙮
•𝙛𝙤𝙧𝙜𝙚𝙙 𝙤𝙧 𝙞𝙧𝙧𝙚𝙜𝙪𝙡𝙖𝙧 𝙙𝙤𝙘𝙪𝙢𝙚𝙣𝙩𝙨 𝙥𝙪𝙧𝙥𝙤𝙧𝙩𝙚𝙙 𝙩𝙤 𝙗𝙚 𝙨𝙥𝙚𝙘𝙞𝙢𝙚𝙣 𝙤𝙛 𝘽𝙤𝙩𝙨𝙬𝙖𝙣𝙖 𝙋𝙖𝙨𝙨𝙥𝙤𝙧𝙩𝙨. 𝙏𝙝𝙚 3 𝙥𝙖𝙨𝙨𝙥𝙤𝙧𝙩𝙨 𝙗𝙚𝙡𝙤𝙣𝙜𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙩𝙤 𝙤𝙣𝙚 𝙇𝙤𝙧𝙖𝙩𝙤 𝙃𝙞𝙡𝙩𝙤𝙣, 𝙄𝙖𝙣 𝙆𝙝𝙖𝙢𝙖 𝙖𝙣𝙙 𝘼𝙡𝙞𝙘𝙞𝙖 𝙆𝙚𝙮𝙨
• 𝙄𝙙𝙚𝙣𝙩𝙞𝙩𝙮 𝙘𝙖𝙧𝙙𝙨 𝙛𝙤𝙧𝙜𝙚𝙙 𝙥𝙪𝙧𝙥𝙤𝙧𝙩𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙩𝙤 𝙗𝙚 𝙗𝙚𝙡𝙤𝙣𝙜𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙩𝙤 𝙤𝙣𝙚 𝙄𝙖𝙣 𝙆𝙝𝙖𝙢𝙖
• 𝙥𝙤𝙨𝙨𝙚𝙨𝙨𝙞𝙤𝙣 𝙤𝙛 𝙪𝙣𝙡𝙞𝙘𝙚𝙣𝙨𝙚𝙙 𝙖𝙢𝙢𝙪𝙣𝙞𝙩𝙞𝙤𝙣
During his court appearance, Kgosi protested after he was denied water to drink by security agents.
Kgosi tried to reason with the security agents saying water is a basic need for everyone.
Meanwhile, Kgosi is accussing the state of maliciously and falsely cooking up allegations meant to facilitate the unlawful arrest.
This comes after he was arrested following claims of failing to pay tax to BURS.
As a consequence of his unlawful arrest and wrongful detention by the state Kgosi is demanding damages in the amount of P50 million made up of unlawful arrest (P15m), unlawful detention (P5m), deprivation of freedom (P3m), inhuman treatment and emotional shock (P10m), aggravation of the spinal injuries (P7m), pain and suffering (P10m).