Bishop to appear for rape

2014-07-20 12:58
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Komatipoort – An Mpumalanga bishop accused of raping his niece is expected to face judgement in the Boschfontein Regional Court on Monday.

The 56-year-old accused from Zibokwane village near Komatipoort, has pleaded not guilty to a charge of rape.

He was arrested on 23 January 2012 after being accused of raping the girl, who was 13 when the incident happened in 2011.

The bishop is out on R1 000 bail.

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