Trial of taxi boss accused of raping daughters, niece postponed

2017-01-23 18:07

The trial of a Tembisa taxi boss who is accused of raping his two daughters and niece has been postponed.

Limpopo teen raped repeatedly in abandoned house

2016-12-15 06:05

A 15-year-old girl was abducted and held for four days,during which she was repeatedly raped, Limpopo police have said.

Find Rhodes Park accused guilty - State

2016-12-13 20:24

The three men accused of attacking two couples in Rhodes Park, Kensington, should all be found guilty of murder and rape, the High Court sitting in Palm Ridge has heard.

Police were paid bonuses for my arrest - Rhodes Park accused

2016-12-09 18:03

One of the Rhodes Park murder and rape accused has told the High Court sitting in Palm Ridge that the DNA used to link him to one of the victims was fabricated, and police were paid bonuses for his arrest.

Franziska Blöchliger murder accused back in the dock

2016-12-06 08:14

Four men accused of murdering teenager Franziska Blöchliger are due to appear at the Wynberg Magistrate's Court in Cape Town.

Child rapist convicted 18 years later

2016-12-04 00:01

After 18 years, a young woman’s wait for justice has come to an end when her rapist was convicted of kidnapping and sexually assaulting her when she was a little girl.

'Pastors can lie to you' - accuser in decades old rape case

2016-11-30 16:59

A congregant who has accused a fellow church member of raping her 46 years ago says that, when she opened the case against him, she realised that 'pastors can lie to you', a court has heard.

'Boys need to be educated about rape'

2016-11-25 17:57

The nation has neglected to teach its boy children about the prevailing rape culture and how to relate to women, anti-apartheid journalist Zubeida Jaffer says.

Waiter jailed for 9 life terms for Rhodes Memorial rapes

2016-11-14 18:01

A part-time waiter who raped and robbed five UCT students near Rhodes Memorial has been handed nine life sentences by the Western Cape High Court.

Granny rapist's 15-year jail sentence a 'stern warning'

2016-10-29 14:03

The jail sentence of a man for the rape of a 71-year-old grandmother in Paulpietersburg, KZN shows there's no place for abuse of the elderly in society, Sanco says.


Serial rapist sentenced to 45 years in jail

2016-12-23 14:13

A man who stalked and assaulted women in Mpumalanga for six years and kidnapped others to rob and rape them has been sentenced to 45 years in jail.

To love who we want is the most basic right

2016-12-14 08:14

As many as 10 women per week are raped because of their sexual orientation. Yet, these crimes and the rights of the LGBTI community are still not taken seriously, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

ZCC pastor arrested for raping teen girl

2016-12-09 22:51

A Zionist Christian Church pastor has been arrested for allegedly raping a sickly 18-year-old girl he was tasked with healing, say Eastern Cape police.

Man accused of raping, murdering Cape Town teen expected in court

2016-12-08 08:18

The case of a man accused of raping and murdering Cape Town teenager Lekita Moore has been transferred to the Western Cape High Court.

Father of slain 10-year-old girl collapses in court

2016-12-05 13:46

The father of 10-year-old Shamonique Claasen has collapsed during the sentencing proceedings of her rapist and killer in the Western Cape High Court.

Man gets 24 years in jail for raping own grandmother

2016-12-03 13:00

A 26-year-old man has been sentenced by the Nelspruit Regional Court to 24 years in jail for raping his helpless 86-year-old grandmother.

16 Days of Activism: artists air out SA's dirty laundry

Two artists are forcing Joburgers to talk about rape through an exhibition downtown.

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NCape rapist sentenced 7 years after crime

2016-11-14 18:32

More than seven years after raping a teenage girl on the bonnet of his car, a Northern Cape man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison, Northern Cape police say.

Hewitt victim helps KZN matric pupil after rape

2016-11-10 08:19

One of former tennis champion Bob Hewitt's rape victims is helping a KwaZulu-Natal matric pupil who wrote a matric exam shortly after she was raped.

'Khwezi was the strongest woman I know'

2016-10-11 08:57

To the public she was known as President Jacob Zuma's rape accuser. Ten years later, South Africans finally know her real name in death: Fezekile Ntsukela Kuzwayo.

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