Traditional healer gets three life sentences for rape

2013-04-10 16:41

An Eastern Cape man has been given three life sentences for raping a girl in Makhaza location, Mooiplaas, in East London.

“The East London High Court handed down three life sentences yesterday to 53-year-old Sbeke-beke Dyani for the repeated rape of a girl, aged 11 at that time, who is now 13 years old,” said Captain Mluleki Mbi.

The man was a traditional healer from Makhaza, where the rape happened two years ago. Police said he was related to the girl’s family.

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