Black teenager may be accused of sex with corpse

rape3An 18-year-old black teenager accused of murder and rape, admitted in the Pietermaritzburg High Court on Wednesday that he had sex with a “motionless” 14-year-old girl.

He did not dispute that she might have been alive at the time.

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Northern Cape schoolworker appears over child rape

A black Northern Cape school employee accused of raping a schoolboy appeared in the Warrenton Magistrate’s Court on Monday, police said.

“The case was postponed for further investigation, the man has been remanded in custody,” said spokesman Lieutenant Sergio Kock.… Read the rest

Nine-year-old possibly raped before she was murdered

rape3A man has been arrested in connection with the murder of a nine-year-old girl in Knysna, Western Cape police said on Sunday.

Captain Bernadine Steyn said the man, 32, was arrested shortly after the little girl’s body was found on … Read the rest

‘Dad rapes girl (7) in church tent’

A 47-year-old Cape Town coloured man was arrested for allegedly raping his daughter in a church tent, according to a report on Thursday.

The Mitchells Plain man, who was an employee of the church, and his friend allegedly raped his … Read the rest

Deputy President takes a swipe at black culture

Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe inadvertently took a swipe at black violence on Saturday when he called on men not to hide behind culture to perpetuate gender-based violence.

He did not venture into racial differences however, but it is a well-established … Read the rest

Police won’t speculate on motive of Ceres child rapist

Western Cape police said on Sunday they could not confirm weekend reports that the recent rapes of a baby girl and a seven-year-old boy in Ceres were revenge attacks, and they would not be speculating on the motive.

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North West premier condemns rape of 3-year old

rape_girls_feetNorth West premier Thandi Modise has condemned the alleged rape of a three-year-old-girl in the province.

“When the scourge of sexual offences against women reaches infants, toddlers and young girls, every parent who has a child should be worried that … Read the rest

Kuwait hangs ‘monster’ child rapist

Authorities in Kuwait on Tuesday hanged a 33-year-old Egyptian man dubbed a “monster” for the abduction and rape of 17 children under the age of 10, the public prosecution said.

Hajjaj Saadi, who was handed five death sentences, complained shortly … 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.

“It was … Read the rest