92-year old woman raped, killed in South African province

A 92-year-old woman has been raped and killed in her home at Zingonyameni, Mount Fletcher, Eastern Cape police said on Tuesday.

Lieutenant Raphael Motloung said the woman’s body was found on Friday night by a neighbour who went to visit … Read the rest

Two black rapists ‘slaughtered’ their victim, ‘silencing the lamb’, says judge

Thousands of women are raped every day in South Africa, but sometimes such attacks end in gruesome killings too.

The Natal Mercury reports that the murder of a rape victim by slitting her throat was likened to “slaughter” and “the

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Grandmother raped, stabbed and robbed in South African province

KwaZulu-Natal – A 74-year-old woman was raped, stabbed and robbed in her granny flat in Bisley, Pietermaritzburg, the Witness reported on Tuesday.

Captain Thulani Zwane told the paper the woman was on her way to her room after having a … Read the rest

Child rapist’s case postponed 72 times

A convicted child rapist’s case was postponed by the Nelspruit Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday for the 71st time in four years, Mpumalanga police said.

Lt-Col Leonard Hlathi said Andries Mfana Sibiya’s the case was postponed to May 2.

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South African male nurse raped cancer patient

A male nurse who allegedly raped a terminally ill cancer patient in a Bloemfontein hospital will appear in the city’s magistrate court on Tuesday.

Last month, the Bloemfontein Magistrate’s Court postponed the matter for a final decision from the provincial … Read the rest