A woman from Moleketla village, Bolobedu under the Greater Tzaneen Municipality, Limpopo allegedly set alight her boyfriend’s house for cheating.

According to the Tzaneen Voice, the incident happened on Saturday, May 06, around 19:00. It is alleged that the couple fought over cheating rumours.

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The suspect, who is reportedly on the run, is believed to have discovered that the boyfriend is still in contact with an ex. The ex is the mother of his three children and the Limpopo woman suspected his boyfriend of cheating with her.

Limpopo Woman set alight boyfriend's house for cheating
Tzaneen Town


The 32-year-old had been threatening to burn down the boyfriend’s house since she found out the partner’s intention. Subsequently, she set out her plan to burn down the house. The woman also fled the scene after the crime and is said to be on the run.

A case was opened and the police are searching for the suspect.