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Trigger Warning: Rape
Willem Breytenbach, the former teacher and journalist who is accused of sexual abuse by several men, will appear in court again on one charge of indecent assault and one of sexual assault.
Police are investigating the attempted sexual assault of an 11-year-old boy at the Sea Point Pavilion swimming pool in Cape Town, authorities have said.
Disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein has reached a $25m settlement with dozens of his alleged sexual misconduct victims.
Alleged sex offender Willem Breytenbach is expected to apply for bail when he makes his first appearance in court on Thursday.
The portfolio committee on women, youth and persons with disabilities has urged the Commission of Gender Equality to monitor the findings made against a teacher at Bishops Diocesan School in Cape Town who was found to have engaged in sexual misconduct with at least five pupils.
The alleged sex offender Willem Breytenbach - who has been accused of rape by Johannesburg-based copywriter Deon Wiggett - was arrested at his psychologist's practice in Hartenbos, close to Mossel Bay, in the Southern Cape on Tuesday.
The National Prosecuting Authority in Gauteng says it has learnt that lobby group AfriForum has withdrawn its private prosecution of a prominent businessman who allegedly raped his three-year-old granddaughter.
Six more young men have accused former media executive Willem Breytenbach of sexual grooming, harassment and assault during his time at Media24 and as a digital entrepreneur.
In this much-anticipated finale of a series of podcasts co-published by News24, Deon Wiggett recounts a chilling story of how he and other boys were allegedly sexually molested more than 20 years ago by Willem Breytenbach, who used to be a teacher at a prestigious school and later became an executive at Media24.
The sexual harrassment case against a former Bryanston High School sports coach has been hit with more delays.
More men who allege they were raped or sexually abused by former teacher and journalist Willem Breytenbach have come forward, bringing the total to 41.
Disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein has complained that the world has forgotten how he "pioneered" casting women prominently in his films, following dozens of sex-crime allegations that left him feeling "eviscerated".
The South African Police Service says the case of former mixed martial arts fighter, Patrick Luindula, who has been accused of sexually assaulting a woman at LaBoom night club in Boksburg, east of Johannesburg, has been escalated to provincial level "as a matter of urgency".
Confusion surrounds a rape case in which a former mixed martial arts fighter, Patrick Jorge Luindula, stands accused of sexually assaulting a woman at a popular club in Boksburg, east of Johannesburg.
Alleged sex offender Willem Breytenbach - who has been accused of rape by Johannesburg-based copywriter Deon Wiggett - has been arrested in Hartenbos in the Southern Cape and taken to a police station in Cape Town.
The former Bishops teacher accused of sexual misconduct is still under medical care, her lawyer has said after the school released a statement on the findings of its investigation.
Uyinene Mrwetyana's mother has said the launch of the foundation symbolises a crossover to the other side, where her memories will live.
Allegations of sexual abuse and rape are piling up against Willem Breytenbach, a former teacher and media executive who has been implicated in My Only Story, a weekly podcast by Deon Wiggett which is co-published by News24.
A 37-year-old woman, who has been accused of raping a 14-year-old boy and sending explicit images and videos of herself to at least four other minors, has been granted bail under strict conditions.
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