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'I hope he gets hurt like he hurt me' - granddaughter of Mpumalanga farmer jailed for raping her

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A Mpumalanga farmer has been sentenced for raping his granddaughter.
A Mpumalanga farmer has been sentenced for raping his granddaughter.
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A 67-year-old wealthy farmer from Mpumalanga spent his first nights of an effective 15 year jail sentence behind bars this weekend for the rape and sexual molestation of a minor family member.

The details of the case came to light in January 2018 when the girl's behaviour changed dramatically when she suddenly refused to visit her grandfather's homestead on his farm.

At the time, the girl said she was avoiding her grandfather because he had given her a hiding when she played with a ball in the house.

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