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Man appears in Free State court for allegedly raping friend’s daughter, 12

JOHANNESBURG, July 17 – A 40-year-old man has appeared in the Bethulie Magistrate’s Court for allegedly raping a young girl over the weekend in Vergenoeg, in Bethulie, Free State police said in a statement on Monday. South African Police Services spokesperson, Sergeant Yanga Ngcukana, said the 12-year-old girl reported the matter on Saturday. “She had […]

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Uncle sentenced to 30 years for rape

DURBAN – The KwaDukuza Regional Court has sentenced a 40-year-old man to 30 years imprisonment for repeatedly raping his mentally challenged niece, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Monday. According to a police statement, “the accused repeatedly raped the victim who was mentally retarded, over the period while staying with her uncle and his wife at Hlomendlini […]