Faith Mazibuko welcomes life sentence of 'heartless paedophile' Nicholas Ninow

2019-10-18 11:55

Gauteng Community Safety MEC Faith Mazibuko has welcomed the "hefty" jail sentence handed to child rapist and "heartless paedophile" Nicholas Ninow in the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

Man accused of killing toddler, raping pupil faces double murder charge after second victim dies

2019-10-17 19:26

A Limpopo man, who was arrested for allegedly murdering and raping a two-year-old boy as well as raping a Grade R pupil, has been charged with a second murder after his seven-year-old victim died of her injuries in hospital this week.

'I'm not scared of crocodiles or snakes, I am scared of men' - girl raped by Nicholas Ninow

2019-10-17 14:15

Thirteen months after she was raped by Nicholas Ninow, the now eight-year-old victim still has nightmares about him, scared that he will attack her in her room, like he did in the Dros restaurant bathroom.

WATCH | Dros rapist Nicholas Ninow sentenced to life in prison

After a week-long trial in September, Judge Mokhine Mosopa found Nicholas Ninow guilty of rape, the possession of an illegal substance and defeating the ends of justice.

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Suspect arrested for allegedly raping Grade R pupil who later died in hospital

2019-10-16 21:46

A 35-year-old suspect has been arrested for allegedly raping a Grade R pupil in Limpopo who later succumbed to her injuries in hospital.

Ninow's gran tells court: 'He's not just the Dros rapist ... there's a side I raised to be a good boy'

2019-10-16 18:56

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.

Ninow shirks responsibility, blaming drugs for rape of child

2019-10-16 15:26

Convicted child rapist Nicholas Ninow has shirked responsibility for his actions, arguing that if he had been sober he would have never have raped a seven-year-old girl in the bathroom of a Dros restaurant.

Bob Hewitt parole review: Victims given date for representations

2019-10-11 13:20

The victims of convicted rapist and former tennis star Bob Hewitt will be given an opportunity to make representations to have his release on parole overturned.

Pastor released after charges of raping girl, 4, are provisionally withdrawn

2019-10-08 16:59

A Moorreesburg pastor has been released after charges of sexually molesting and raping a four-year-old girl were provisionally withdrawn.

Fundraising covers bail of PE mom accused of cutting off penis of man she believes raped, murdered daughter

2019-10-07 16:31

A Port Elizabeth mother accused of cutting off the penis of a man she suspected of her daughter's rape and murder has been released on bail after a fundraising effort by a children's organisation, which refused to see her and her seven-month-old son spend another night behind bars.


Malawi police probe officers over rape allegations

2019-10-17 21:28

Malawi police on Thursday announced the launch of an inquiry into allegations by rights groups that its officers raped and tortured women during demonstrations over presidential election results.

'Monster Nicholas Ninow will never come out of prison again' - NGO welcomes life sentence

2019-10-17 18:46

Convicted rapist Nicholas Ninow has been sentenced to life in jail in the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

Six-year prison sentence handed to cop whose fingers were bitten off during attempted rape

2019-10-17 13:45

An off-duty policeman who attempted to rape a woman who bit his fingers off while fighting back has been sentenced to six years in jail.

Drugs everywhere in prison - Dros rapist Nicholas Ninow

2019-10-17 05:17

Taking the stand to testify in mitigation of sentence in the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria, Ninow told the court that since his arrest, he is still using drugs despite being incarcerated.

Man in court on 62 counts including rape, kidnapping, murder and robbery

2019-10-16 19:34

The trial of a 29-year-old man, who is facing 62 counts relating to various charges that include 19 counts of rape and the alleged rape of a 12-year-old girl, was postponed after the interpreter fell ill.

AS IT HAPPENED | Social worker recommends that convicted rapist Nicholas Ninow be handed 'a life imprisonment sentence'

2019-10-16 15:30

Convicted rapist Nicholas Ninow has testified in mitigation of sentence following a week-long trial where Judge Mokhine Mosopa found him guilty of rape, possession of an illegal substance and defeating the ends of justice.

Dros Rape: Ninow expected to testify during sentencing proceedings

2019-10-16 05:05

Convicted rapist Nicholas Ninow is expected to take the stand, when he testifies in mitigation of sentence.

Where is the country's leadership NGO asks following rape of 6-year-old girl in Mamelodi

2019-10-10 19:20

Lobby group Not in My Name has called out political leaders for not being "on the ground" at a court case where a 26-year-old man has been accused of raping his neighbour's six-year-old daughter in Mamelodi.

Man wanted for allegedly raping child, murdering another finally gets day in court

2019-10-07 21:06

An alleged child rapist and murderer has appeared briefly in the Groblersdal Magistrate's Court after being on the run since December 2018.

Man arrested for allegedly drugging, raping Joburg student at party

2019-09-30 10:52

A 33-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping a 21-year-old student while she was passed out after she was seemingly drugged.

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