18 life sentences for rapists after attack on teen, mother

2018-11-11 13:23

Three rapists have been sentenced to 18 life sentences collectively for the rape of a teenager and her mother, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Sunday.

Cape Town man to be sentenced for raping his girlfriend before she died

2018-10-29 05:42

The boyfriend of a young woman who was found guilty of raping her at a New Year's Eve party shortly before she died is expected to be sentenced in the Western Cape High Court.

WATCH: Omotoso rape trial resumes after lawyer asked judge to recuse himself

The rape trial of Nigerian pastor Timothy Omotoso has resumed in the Eastern Cape High Court in Port Elizabeth.

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These 8 named men confessed how they sexually assaulted women to the New York Times - and it's incredibly powerful

2018-10-22 15:52

TRIGGER WARNING: This article discusses sexual harassment and assault.

Crime intelligence officer tells court how he tailed murdered Hannah Cornelius' car

2018-10-22 13:32

A sharp-eyed crime intelligence officer has told the Western Cape High Court how he tailed the blue VW Golf belonging to Hannah Cornelius, after her severely injured friend had managed to give him some details of their ordeal.

WATCH LIVE: Omotoso rape trial resumes; second witness to testify

GRAPHIC/TRIGGER WARNING: This testimony may contain graphic detail that may be triggering to viewers. The rape trial of Nigerian pastor Timothy Omotoso is expected to resume in the Eastern Cape High Court in Port Elizabeth on Monday.

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WATCH LIVE: Cheryl Zondi takes the stand for a third day

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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Understanding rape culture and teaching your children about it

2018-10-12 10:34

The global rape crisis is extremely real and something we need to address at every chance we get. As parents, it is crucial that we do some introspection and discuss topics of rape culture with our children so they know right from wrong and never become a part of this devastation.

WATCH: After resisting sexual harassment, a group of Indian schoolgirls were beaten into hospital

2018-10-10 15:22

38 Indian schoolgirls aged 12 to 14 were taken to the hospital recently after being beaten with sticks by a group of boys and the boys' parents. And all because they stood up for themselves after being sexually harassed.


Ramaphosa commits to funding for rape counselling services

2018-11-02 10:20

Could this be the end of government’s 'one stop' centres’ financial woes?

WATCH: Omotoso rape trial postponed to December 10

The trial of rape-accused Nigerian pastor Timothy Omotoso is expected to continue in the Eastern Cape High Court.

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Surviving R Kelly includes interviews with his alleged victims and the trailer is explosive

2018-10-26 17:25

The new documentary speaks to the women who allege the singer of abuse as well as his peers in the industry and ask them tough questions.

What price are we prepared to pay to provide justice to rape complainants?

2018-10-23 06:00

Justice is the colour of money and the weight of numbers – which is just another way of saying that justice depends as much on the mundane art of administration, as it does on law and rights, writes Lisa Vetten.

Omotoso trial: 'No merit' in request for me to recuse myself, judge rules

2018-10-22 14:34

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.

On Omotoso and continuously giving powerful men a free pass

2018-10-22 12:33

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.

Omotoso trial: Nurse faces public backlash after victim-shaming Cheryl Zondi

2018-10-17 15:48

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.

Taxi driver found guilty on 43 counts of rape and kidnapping

2018-10-15 18:52

A taxi driver, who admitted that he raped several female passengers in parts of Gauteng, is facing life in jail.

Crowdfunding campaign launched to pay for Dros rape victim's therapy

2018-10-11 05:56

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.

First witness in Stellenbosch student Hannah Cornelius murder trial to be called

2018-10-10 05:35

The trial of four men accused of the rape and murder of Hannah Cornelius adjourned before the first witness could be called to testify, to consult about the admissibility of a confession.

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