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South Africa: Khayelitsha Man Charged With Raping Girls As Young As Four (South Africa)

July 31, 2012

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Source: All Africa Testifying against a Khayelitsha man charged with raping five girls between the ages of five and 11, a doctor confirmed that one of the alleged victims, a girl of eight, had “been penetrated by a blunt object”. Doctor Imma September was testifying in the Cape High Court trial of 50-year-old Mantinisi Damane […]

Second gogo raped in village (South Africa)

July 31, 2012

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Source: Times Live Swayimane, in KwaZulu-Natal, appears tranquil on the surface but another grandmother has been raped there Picture: TEBOGO LETSIE Exactly a week after a 94-year-old Swayimane grandmother was raped, an 82-year-old granny living in the same area has suffered the same fate. The great-grandmother was raped on Saturday night. “I was asleep in […]

Ministers liable for rape of girl, 5 (South Africa)

July 30, 2012

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News 24 (Shutterstock) Cape Town – A 5-year-old girl was viciously raped by a man who should never have been released on bail, said a judge who blamed a prosecutor and a policeman. The Weekend Argus reported that the ministers of justice and police were liable for damages following a court action that the girl’s […]

Life in jail for raping 6-year-old (South Africa)

July 30, 2012

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Sowetan Live A 28-YEAR-OLD Ekurhuleni rapist was sentenced to two life terms in prison by the Johannesburg High Court on Friday. POSITIVELY IDENTIFIED: Simon Rikhotso after being sentenced at the Johannesburg High Court for kidnapping and rape. PHOTO: BAFANA MAHLANGU RELATED ARTICLES How rape ordeal affected girl A 28-YEAR-OLD Ekurhuleni rapist was sentenced to two […]

Girl kept captive, raped for 3 months (South Africa)

July 24, 2012

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24 News Johannesburg – A man who allegedly repeatedly raped a 15-year-old girl while keeping her captive for over three months was arrested on Monday, KwaZulu-Natal police said. The 25-year-old was expected to appear in the Newcastle Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday, spokesman Colonel Vincent Mdunge said. The girl, from Madadeni, Newcastle, was abducted on March […]

Grisly gang rape video case back on (South Africa)

July 20, 2012

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24 Live Johannesburg – Four boys and three men accused of gang-raping a mentally impaired 17-year-old are expected back in the Roodepoort Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday. The cellphone video which they made of their alleged crime went viral on the internet on April 18, and was one of the main topics trending on Twitter. The […]

Rape survivor, 8, gets new artificial eye (South Africa)

July 20, 2012

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24 News Johannesburg – An 8-year-old Gingindlovu girl, whose eye was gouged out when she was raped, has a new artificial eye, the Witness newspaper reported on Friday.Johannesburg – An 8-year-old Gingindlovu girl, whose eye was gouged out when she was raped, has a new artificial eye, the Witness newspaper reported on Friday. “She didn’t […]