The Night That Changed Their Lives

By Faeza
10 June 2015

Mom of youngest rape victim speaks out on how her brother raped her daughter when she was six weeks old

TWO years ago, Galeshewe Township in the Northern Cape made headlines when a six-week-old baby was raped by her uncle. This made baby *Lerato (not her real name) the youngest rape victim in the country. According to the 2012 Interpol statistics, South Africa had become the rape capital of the world.

Read more of this story in the 10 June 2015 Move! issue out in stores now.

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