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Cheryl Zondi has said she is prepared to take the stand again to testify against her alleged abuser, Nigerian pastor Timothy Omotoso, until justice is served.
Omotoso and his co-accused, Lusanda Sulani and Zukiswa Sitho, are accused of 63 charges and 34 alternative charges, which include rape, sexual assault and racketeering.
Having become a symbol of strength and hope for South Africa's rape survivors following her damning testimony against disgraced pastor Timothy Omotoso, Cheryl Zondi now wants changes made in the witness protection system.
The rape trial of Nigerian pastor Timothy Omotoso has resumed in the Eastern Cape High Court in Port Elizabeth.
The third week of the rape trial of controversial pastor Timothy Omotoso has kicked off on a dramatic note. His lawyer has presented a litany of complaints to the Eastern Cape High Court in Port Elizabeth, saying that the judiciary and Law Society of South Africa has failed to come to his defence, while his clients fear for their safety.
Like with the Zuma rape trial, we are asked to believe that these young women are so powerful and cunning that the powerful men who have stature and money cannot "defend" themselves, writes Redi Tlhabi.
The first witness in the rape trial of Nigerian pastor Timothy Omotoso, Cheryl Zondi, received death threats in the weeks before her court appearance, a report has said.
Chaos erupted outside the Eastern Cape High Court in Port Elizabeth, as supporters of the first witness in the trial of pastor Timothy Omotoso, chased after his defence attorney.
Cheryl Zondi, the first witness in trial of Nigerian pastor Timothy Omotoso, takes the stand for the third day in the Eastern Cape High Court in Port Elizabeth.
WARNING: Some testimony might have content of a sexual nature.
Mxolisi Zondi says he had a difficult time watching his daughter being grilled and victimised by pastor Timothy Omotoso's lawyer.
The rape case against Nigerian pastor Timothy Omotoso is far from over; in fact, it will soon have to start all over again.
Cheryl Zondi, the first witness in the rape trial of Nigerian pastor Timothy Omotoso, is fighting to prevent an ex-lover from releasing a sex tape.
Cheryl Zondi, the first witness to take the stand in the trial of Nigerian pastor Timothy Omotoso, has launched a foundation to support women and children who have been abused.
The General Council of the Bar says it would be inappropriate to deliver a verdict on whether the lawyer for rape accused Timothy Omotoso displayed misconduct when cross-examining rape victim Cheryl Zondi, as he is not an advocate.
The lawyer representing controversial pastor Timothy Omotoso and his two accused has asked presiding Judge Mandela Makaula to recuse himself from the case, but the judge has wasted little time in dismissing the request.
The Port Elizabeth branch of the Jesus Dominion International church has been temporarily shut down after protesters raised various issues with the church, including it being based in a business zone.
Cheryl Zondi, a complainant in the rape trial of Timothy Omotoso, has thanked the people who came out in droves to support her during her court testimony.
A nurse, who used to work at Mediclinic through an agency, has faced the wrath of social media users after she took to Facebook to shame Nigerian pastor Timothy Omotoso's alleged rape victims.
Cheryl Zondi, the first witness in trial of Nigerian pastor Timothy Omotoso, will again take the stand in the Eastern Cape High Court on Wednesday. Watch live.
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