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Convicted child rapist Nicholas Ninow's grandmother, who raised him, has pleaded with the court to recognise he is not only the so-called Dros rapist, but that he also has a good side.
Convicted child rapist Nicholas Ninow won't have wiggle room in arguing for a deviation from a life sentence for rape after his version of events that he acted "impulsively" was rejected by the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.
While Nicholas Ninow claimed that he acted impulsively when the seven-year-old girl he said he raped walked into the bathroom of a Dros restaurant, the young girl testified in court that he followed her into the bathroom, indicating that his actions were premeditated.
Despite pleading guilty to the rape of a seven-year-old girl at a Dros restaurant in Pretoria last year, Nicholas Ninow's trial has proceeded, as the State disputed his version of events in his plea explanation.
The 22-year-old man accused of raping a seven-year-old girl in the bathroom of a Dros restaurant in Pretoria is expected back in court, after spending a month in Weskoppies Psychiatric Hospital, undergoing extensive evaluation.
The man accused of raping a 7-year-old girl in the bathroom of a Dros restaurant in Pretoria is expected back in the Pretoria Magistrate's Court.
Rapper AKA says he fears for his daughter, Kairo, amid the Dros Rape incident that left a lot of South Africans shocked and disgusted.
Civil society organisation #NotInMyName has met with the CEO of Dros following the alleged rape of a child at its branch in Silverton, Pretoria last week.
Convicted rapist Nicholas Ninow is expected to take the stand, when he testifies in mitigation of sentence.
The State has asked the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria to find Nicholas Ninow had planned and then preyed on the seven-year-old whom he raped in a Dros restaurant's bathroom in Pretoria in 2018.
The seven-year-old girl who was raped in the bathroom of a Dros establishment in Pretoria last year, is expected to testify about the ordeal in the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.
The 22-year-old man accused of raping a seven-year-old girl in the bathroom of a Dros restaurant in Pretoria has been found fit to stand trial.
The 22-year-old man accused of raping a seven-year-old girl in the bathroom of a Dros restaurant in Pretoria will spend the next 30 days in Weskoppies Psychiatric Hospital.
Anonymous donors have launched a crowdfunding campaign for the seven-year-old girl who was raped at a Dros restaurant in Pretoria and contributions are pouring in.
The man accused of raping a seven-year-old girl at a Dros franchise in Pretoria has appeared in court as angry crowds gathered outside to demand justice. Watch.
The Dros restaurant group has issued a statement three days after the alleged rape of a 6-year-old girl at one of its restaurants and says it has been assisting the parents of the child.
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